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Crown Inn

191 High Street, Lewes BN7 2NA, England
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Ranked #6 of 6 hotels in Lewes
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  • Location
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    2 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    2 of 5 stars
  • Service
    2 of 5 stars
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    2 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    2 of 5 stars
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St Pauls Bay Malta
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22 reviews 22 reviews
5 hotel reviews
36 helpful votes 36 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW via mobile

WARNING!!! Do not even consider staying at this so called hotel especially room number -17......I have travelled extensively at home and abroad staying at many hotels and this was the worst ever. Unfortunately we needed a hotel quickly near the station as we had an early flight from Gatwick so we had no time to check out reports..... As we... More

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United Kingdom
1 review
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

It is a terrible service run by an equally terrible owner I booked a room online and received confirmation I went to the Crown just after one and met an awful woman who started to blame the internet service and me for the double booking. She was rude, aggressive and needs training in people skills. She stated she did not... More

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1 review
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We made a booking for 2 rooms through their web site.(August 2014.) Payment was taken from my account and an email confirmation received yet we were turned away without an apology. They even said 'I wish people wouldn't use the internet' (!) Absolutely unbelievable. Looks really dingy inside anyway. I wonder why Lewes Tourist Information don't recommend them?

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London, United Kingdom
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6 reviews 6 reviews
5 hotel reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This is the worst pre demolition excuse for accommodation in Great Britain .... Check out the fake photos..... No resemblance to the rooms on offer...... Please take a good look at the photos on the reviews added by scores of shocked travellers ....... Booking.com are advertising this hotel on their site , and are not being helpful to the unsuspecting... More

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2 reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We had a room reserved at the Crown Inn Saturday 26/ 07/14. We called at 12.30pm the same day to confirm we were going to check in later in the afternoon and we were assured everything was fine. When we arrived to check in we were told there was no booking under my name in the hotel's register and we... More

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1 review
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed July 15, 2014

NO ONE STAY HERE ... the landlady is the rudest most horrible woman to ever run a pub!!! Her rooms are absolutely disgusting ... blood stained pillows NICE!!!! very poor customer skills too .. would rather sleep on the streets!!

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Lewes, United Kingdom
2 reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed July 15, 2014

Dirty overall, filthy kitchen, extremely unpleasant landlady. Disrespectful to a family holding a wake for a young person. A real insult to Lewes, avoid it like the plague. There are much nicer places to go.

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Stevenage, United Kingdom
3 reviews 3 reviews
35 helpful votes 35 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed July 7, 2014

Did not get a chance to stay here as we were turned away upon arrival. Prebooked but our rooms were given away as an out of date card was declined which was obviously incorrect and no phone call to ask the reason why. Very rude and unhelpful and left stranded as everywhere else was fully booked. Glad anyway as it... More

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London, United Kingdom
4 reviews 4 reviews
3 hotel reviews
36 helpful votes 36 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed July 6, 2014

Booked two rooms earlier in the year for a festival this weekend for one night. When we got to the hotel at 3pm we were told the rooms had been sold as the card that was given had been declined baring in mind she shouldn't have been trying to take money out on it as it was only to hold... More

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Staines, UK
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7 reviews 7 reviews
7 hotel reviews
46 helpful votes 46 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed July 1, 2014

I made a booking here a month prior to visit, I was holding a 40th birthday party nearby and booked 3 rooms for my guests at a total cost of £240. I called in 3 weeks later to check all was OK with the booking and the lady answering the telephone told me that she could not see any bookings... More

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Address: 191 High Street, Lewes BN7 2NA, England
Location: United Kingdom > England > East Sussex > Lewes
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Crown Inn Lewes, East Sussex

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