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22 Malling Street, Lewes BN7 2RD, England
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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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London, United Kingdom
1 review
1 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

The accommodation seemed rather basic. On my first night, the temperature in the room was very cold indeed as the radiators were barely lukewarm. I reported this to a member of staff the following morning at breakfast and was assured the matter would be investigated. The same problem occurred on my second night; the room was so cold the following... More 

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Cardiff, United Kingdom
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Stayed here last night, Sat 21st as part of a family weekend. Booked the basic single- room 5 -see below! All reasonable but not outstanding. Thin partitions mean that noise is apparent from adjacent rooms. More alarmingly the toilet cistern in the en-suite still ran half the night!! Beware!

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Brighton, United Kingdom
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7 hotel reviews
54 helpful votes 54 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Visited for a meal for a large group of friends in the restaurant area.Really impressed with the service , quality of food and good selection of beers. Must admit living in Lewes I had tended to avoid visiting has I had heard food etc was overpriced. After our recent visit i will now have to pay a return visit.

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London, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 16, 2015

A very cold day, with a splendidly warm welcome at the Dorset Arms. Our family party of four adults enjoyed an excellent lunch. Recommend the Dorset Sharing Plate for £12.50 as a starter. Olives, grilled Mediterranean vegetables, humous, peppers, various salads, pita...really good selection for four of us. Main meals all under £10, veggie or beef burgers, risotto, Fish +... More 

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Telford, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 16, 2014

My partner and I stayed here for a local wedding. We had been recommended by the wedding party so booked. The hotel is a pub really but a very nice one. Very oldy worldy furnished and a very warm welcome. In general the food and bar area was very nice. The rooms were lovely. The bathroom was dated and had... More 

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Paris, France
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12 hotel reviews
54 helpful votes 54 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed December 2, 2014

We were a little disapointed with our weekend that we booked here. The room was a little small (but admittedly at the time of booking the owner proposed a larger room at £10 extra per night) and very tired. It was in need of touching up/redecorating and had a couple of problems such as the bathroom handle hanging off and... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 19, 2014

Visited the Dorset for one night. Had a great night and the evening meal was nice proper home cooked food. The staff were really friendly and served you promptly and with a smile (which is a rare thing nowadays ). The breakfast was fantastic and set us up nicely for a day in Lewes.

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16 hotel reviews
48 helpful votes 48 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 8, 2014

We initially selected the hotel for the fact that they were having a music festival weekend 6th / 7th Sept And one particular band were playing for the last time on Sat night ! But what a lovely place to arrive at ! set in the town of Lewes in East Sussex what a joy to have found this place.... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 18, 2014

The rooms aren't spectacular but then you wouldn't expect it at this price point. They are quite big and noise wasn't a problem after 11pm despite it being a pub. Very powerful showers which is always important. The breakfast was great with a massive full English of decent quality, didn't really need much lunch! Staff were very helpful and friendly.... More 

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Taunton, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 12, 2014

We stayed Two nights at The Dorset last Friday and Saturday while in Lewes for a Wedding party and found the staff very welcoming and friendly. Our bedroom was large, with a comfortable bed, although it was only a standard size Double! There was lots of wardrobe space and heaps of drawers and even the bedside tables were a great... 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): $
Number of rooms: 6
Also Known As:
The Dorset Arms Hotel Lewes
The Dorset Inn Lewes, East Sussex

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