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Black Rock House

5.0 of 5 Bed and Breakfast   |   10 Stanley Road, Hastings TN34 1UE, England
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Ranked #16 of 50 Hastings B&B and Inns
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5 of 5 stars reviewed 1 week ago
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  • Sleep Quality
    5 of 5 stars
  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    5 of 5 stars
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San Francisco, CA
2 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
1 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW via mobile

We were looking forward to our visit after reading all the glowing Tripadvisor reviews. When we arrived at the train station in Hastings, my husband had a voicemail waiting saying that our reservation was cancelled due to water damage to our room from the rain. We went to the hotel and were told the same thing. We felt stranded given... More

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Miss7yy, Manager at Black Rock House, responded to this review

Dear Shannon, I totally understand your frustration and anger due to what happened with the room. I have checked the room that morning and there was no problem at all, until I came up in the afternoon to put water in the room and found that some water came through the ceiling. I tried to contact you immediately, but there... More

London, United Kingdom
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19 reviews 19 reviews
7 hotel reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Really lovely boutique B & B. The place is beautiful and very tastefully decorated. The bed was really comfy - my husband had a few allergy issues as something in the bedding must have been feather but that was our fault as we never checked. Staff all very friendly and more than accommodating. Delish breakfast. Convenient location - 5 minute... More

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Miss7yy, Manager at Black Rock House, responded to this review

Thank you very much for a lovely review. In the future, please let us know in advance if you have any allergies, as we have non-feather bedding options available. Thank you for staying and we hope to see you again. More

Salisbury, United Kingdom
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3 reviews 3 reviews
3 hotel reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Wonderful Boutique B&B. The Turret room was immaculately furnished, superb John Lewis Harrison mattress, best nights sleep EVER in a B&B! The en suite bathroom was HUGE!! The fridge was conveniently tucked away in a wardrobe, bathrobes, safety deposit box, luxury toiletries, only thing missing was a bottle of water that I could chill in the fridge. Some lovely choice... More

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Miss7yy, Manager at Black Rock House, responded to this review

Dear Simon, Thank you very-very much for such a detailed lovely review! It was a pleasure to have you stay with us and I look forward to seeing you again soon. More

Hastings, United Kingdom
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37 reviews 37 reviews
27 hotel reviews
40 helpful votes 40 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This is a really smashing find! It's one of the nicest hotels I have stayed at in a very long time. I'm only sad that I live locally and can't think that I'll be able to justify staying here very often. It was clean, comfortable, stylish, in a great location (5 minute walk to town so close to the shops,... More

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London, United Kingdom
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7 reviews 7 reviews
5 hotel reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

My wife and I had a lovely stay at the Black Rock House. We were welcomed by the staff on arrival and made to feel very welcome. The room was very comfortable and we had a refill of biscotti every day. The location is good and only about 7-10 minutes walk to the seafront at Hastings where we spent a... More

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Bracknell, United Kingdom
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 13, 2014

Unfortunately our experience was not as good as expected. It was a stuffy room as one sash window did not open at all but we managed to prop open the other one with our wastepaper bin as it kept falling down until a solution of a door stop was found to prop it open more securely. Also our shower water... More

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London, United Kingdom
Senior Contributor
35 reviews 35 reviews
23 hotel reviews
29 helpful votes 29 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 17, 2014

Everything was first rate, from the post booking email offering advice about restaurants , to the beautifully designed room, the luxury linens and the most delicious of breakfasts. It really is an ideal small boutique B&B in the real sense, not in the put a throw on the bed and call it a boutique sense! I loved everything about it... More

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London, England, United Kingdom
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16 reviews 16 reviews
9 hotel reviews
21 helpful votes 21 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 3, 2014

I was very sceptical about Black Rock House before staying there because I wasn't really sure it was possible to cross a seaside B&B with a boutique hotel but I have to say they manage the trick with some style. The staff are extremely friendly and helpful without being intrusive and our whole stay had a distinctly unrushed feel which... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 6, 2014

Good location; very helpful but unobtrusive staff; things happened without you knowing. Excellent breakfasts. Super clean rooms with great facilities. Good parking & help with permits. Very quiet and private. What's not to like?

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2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 30, 2014

I stayed here for two nights and it really couldn't have been more charming. Staff were welcoming when we arrived. The quality and decoration throughout made it a real pleasure to spend time in the hotel and our bathroom was excellent. The staff go out of their way to include little touches to make your stay charming, such as a... More

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Address: 10 Stanley Road, Hastings TN34 1UE, England
Location: United Kingdom > England > East Sussex > Hastings
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Hotel Class:5 star — Black Rock House 5*
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Black Rock House is a luxury Bed and Breakfast offering boutique accommodation in the heart of Hasting on the Sussex Coast, close to historic Battle and Rye. Black Rock House B&B Hastings is a beautifully restored Victorian villa with sea views centrally located within a few minutes of the beach, town centre, and Hastings Old Town. ... more   less 
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