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The Dorset Inn

22 Malling Street, Lewes BN7 2RD, England
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The Dorset Inn
Ranked #18 of 34 Lewes B&B and Inns
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4 of 5 stars
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11 reviews 11 reviews
5 hotel reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

An excellent 2 nights at the Dorset. The room was large, clean & comfortable, with very friendly, helpful staff. The food is very good and the rooms, suprisingly quiet considering this is a pub. Fantastic value for money, highly recommended.

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Amersfoort, The Netherlands
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We have loved the stay in the Dorset Inn, good room, good service, very good meals! I just found this place on the internet, and booked it by email. I received a friendly and quick answer. The menu made me decide to choose this place, and that was not a disappointment. The local beer from the brewery nearby was excellent... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We had a one night stay and were impressed by the staff friendliness, the lovely evening meal, the excellent breakfast and the clean comfortable room. We'd definitely stay there again and would recommend it to friends.

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Lewes, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

A well run, relaxed place. Food excellent. I had samphire, grey mullet, asparagus and home made beans for breakfast, all delicious. Most important, though my room was not elegant, it was very comfortable, and I was asleep every night by 10.0, with not a sound but the odd door closing. This in spite of the fact that the weather was... More

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30 reviews 30 reviews
21 hotel reviews
20 helpful votes 20 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 21, 2014

Stayed here for one night, there is no parking at the hotel but a public car park extremely close by. The signage said beautiful rooms, I wouldnt say room 3 was beautiful but it was large and reasonably clean. A few cobwebs but its an old place. The room had modern furniture, double bed and also a single. The facilities... More

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Higher Kinnerton, United Kingdom
19 reviews 19 reviews
7 hotel reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 20, 2014

We stopped off here for lunch on the way from Chester to Eastbourne. The food and service was very good - we had sandwiches which were well prepared and nicely presented. We sat outside at the front which was very pleasant in the sunshine. Harveys ale was available on handpumps which helped too! Parking could be a problem - we... More

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London, United Kingdom
14 reviews 14 reviews
9 hotel reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 8, 2014

We had 2 nights in the Dorset. Large, clean room, well appointed for the price range, comfortable, with good standard shower room. No noise whatsoever from the public house below. Seemed as though the rooms were situated off to the side in this ancient inn, so that no noise permeated. Parking good - the public car park was a few... More

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12 reviews 12 reviews
5 hotel reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 4, 2014

I can recommend The Dorset for a stay or meal or Both . The room I stayed in was clean and comfortable and the breakfast was very good The staff were all friendly and helpful and I would stay here again.

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Swindon, United Kingdom
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8 reviews 8 reviews
3 hotel reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 24, 2014

My wife and I stopped there for lunch on Saturday afternoon,what a pleasure we had from the friendly welcome to the lovely lunch enjoyed by both of us,will definitely be returning when we are back in Lewis.

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Isle of wight
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 22, 2014 via mobile

My husband and myself have stayed at the Dorset a number of times and have been well impressed with both the rooms and the food. Very good value and the staff are so polite and courteous and couldn't do enough to help. We would definitely stay again. The location is brilliant for the quaint town of Lewes and the proximity... More

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Address: 22 Malling Street, Lewes BN7 2RD, England
Location: United Kingdom > England > East Sussex > Lewes
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Also Known As:
The Dorset Arms Hotel Lewes
The Dorset Inn Lewes, East Sussex

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Bar / Lounge Free Breakfast Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi ) Free Parking
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The Dorset, a traditional pub with letting rooms, is located in the heart of historic Lewes and is ideal for walkers and cyclists travelling the South Downs Way. All our rooms are en suite, we have secure cycle storage facilities, a roaring fire during the winter months and a sun drenched patio in the summer. Parking is also available in the large pay and display car park situated in between us and Harveys Brewery; its free after 5pm and all day on Sundays. We look forward to seeing you. ... more   less 
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