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The Ellesmere

11 Wilmington Square, Eastbourne BN21 4EA, England
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Ranked #60 of 73 Eastbourne B&B and Inns
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4 of 5 stars reviewed 2 days ago
Alison G Nottingham, United Kingdom
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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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Nottingham, United Kingdom
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4 reviews 4 reviews
3 hotel reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

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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17 reviews 17 reviews
7 hotel reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
2 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

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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7 reviews 7 reviews
6 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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3 reviews 3 reviews
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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London, United Kingdom
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4 reviews 4 reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 14, 2014

This is a lovely old fashioned hotel in Eastbourne. Reminds me of the ones I used to stay in when I was a kid. The owner is very friendly and helpful and the rooms are a good size with everything you need. Lovely location - a ten minute walk to the town centre or a two minute walk to the... More

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Cambridgeshire
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3 reviews 3 reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 9, 2014

I would highly recommend this hotel if you want a welcoming, comfy place to stay in Eastbourne. The room had everything we needed. The breakfast was excellent. The owner was very welcoming and helpful.

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New York
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4 reviews 4 reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed March 24, 2014 via mobile

The service is friendly and personable but the whole place is in sore need of a refurb. The addition of a spa/massage room seems incongruous considering the state of our room and the rest of the hotel interior. I'm sure the cost of redecorating every bedroom would be significant but I can't imagine I'm the only guest to feel very... More

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Newark, United Kingdom
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48 reviews 48 reviews
9 hotel reviews
27 helpful votes 27 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 15, 2014

Good location, close to theaters, restaurants, free parking round corner, sea front 2 mins, town 10 mins walks. Excellent welcome by host, map provided as strangers, excellent advice on places to eat, attractions. Rooms clean, warm, excellent larger bed, en-suite a little small but given the limitations of the old building, more than adequate. Though if honest a decor a... More

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Dover, United Kingdom
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34 reviews 34 reviews
9 hotel reviews
22 helpful votes 22 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 6, 2014

My wife and I recently spent several very enjoyable days at The Ellesmere while visiting Eastbourne. The hotel was clean, smartky presented with excellent bedroom and en suite facilities. Breakfast and evening meals were very good and the food served hot and plentiful. We would not hesitate to stay here again on our next visit to Eastbourne. Paul

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London, United Kingdom
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22 reviews 22 reviews
7 hotel reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 11, 2013

Very central. Perfect for the Congress and local theatres. Peter is super friendly and efficient. Rooms very warm and comfortable. Breakfast really good. Lots of choice. Parking free round the corner. Beach less than a couple of minutes walk away. Town a ten minute stroll. next street some lovely restaurants.

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Address: 11 Wilmington Square, Eastbourne BN21 4EA, England
Location: United Kingdom > England > East Sussex > Eastbourne
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