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The Ellesmere

11 Wilmington Square, Eastbourne BN21 4EA, England
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Ranked #57 of 73 Eastbourne B&B and Inns
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 19, 2014
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4 of 5 stars
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6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 19, 2014

Ok so the hotel is very dated but it's lovely. The host was so friendly and helpful when we arrived and made is feel welcome. We stayed with a baby and a dog and they accommodated this perfectly. The location is great, easily accessible to restaurants and the sea front. Had a really good quiet nights sleep even on a... More

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4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 27, 2014

well we just had 5days at the ellesmore in eastbourne had great weather hotel was very clean food fantastic very friendly host, will go back to the same hotel , parking was no problem and walking distance to the town . tea coffee loads of it shower gel @ shampoo and nice white bed linen @ towels thank you for... More

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Derby, United Kingdom
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1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
2 of 5 stars Reviewed September 9, 2014

Holiday soured by very poor food. It was outsourced early morning then microwaved. Lift broken on second day leaving 72 yr old father to climb 3 flights of stairs. Very poor lack of local knowledge by the host. Will not recommend.

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Brighton, United Kingdom
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1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 16, 2014

Rooms need updating. Furniture poor probably came from fire-sale.Winter duvets on bed in July. Bedside lamps missing. 7 foot bed in small room. Sliding doors which had to physically lifted. Room 14 shd be avoided, we changed! We stayed 7 days which was 6 too many (sgd) Bill Edwards) Proprietor does not live on premises unfortunately Excellent breakfast

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Maidstone, England, United Kingdom
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67 reviews 67 reviews
18 hotel reviews
33 helpful votes 33 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 9, 2014

Our room was lovely, it was a good size with plenty of space and very comfy beds. The bathroom is very small and you could get claustrophobic in the shower but everything worked and it was clean. My husband was very happy to see that there was packets of decaf coffee with the tea making bits. The hotel is very... More

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Preston, England, United Kingdom
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9 reviews 9 reviews
5 hotel reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed August 6, 2014

Hotel has a great location with on road car parking. The room we had was sold as a Double but only had a 3/4 bed! It would have been ok as a small single, a chair had to be removed to give us space to put our case down on the floor. We found the room very noisy. We would... More

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Nottingham, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 27, 2014

Lovely hotel in a perfect location. Peter the owner couldn't have been more welcoming and helpful. The breakfast was second to none. Yes the hotel could do with an upgrade in places, but I wouldn't hesitate to stay here again with my family

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London, United Kingdom
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21 reviews 21 reviews
8 hotel reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed July 25, 2014

I took my husband for birthday treat good location but oh such a sad tired room ,old fashioned advacado bathroom suite ,old carpet in bathroom ,old wooden chair in room but nice chair outside the door. bed very clean but still felt spring even with topper ,also a very noisy bed every time I moved. hotel smelt peculiar couldn't work... More

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Royal Tunbridge Wells, United Kingdom
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8 reviews 8 reviews
7 hotel reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 21, 2014

Stayed for two nights over easter. Booked a double room which was very clean although the furniture was a little tatty and décor a little dated but the bed was very comfy and got a great nights sleep. The owner was very friendly polite and helpful. I've stayed in many hotel and this breakfast is up there with the best... More

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Worthing, United Kingdom
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4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 20, 2014

We booked 2 twin rooms, bringing our daughters to see a show. Our room was clean,basic,had a strange smell and was dated. No bedside lamps. Excellent value for money though considering the price and the owner was very friendly and helpful. Great breakfast. Fine for 1 night but i wouldnt have wanted to stay any longer.

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Address: 11 Wilmington Square, Eastbourne BN21 4EA, England
Location: United Kingdom > England > East Sussex > Eastbourne
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Number of rooms: 16
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