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The Ellesmere

11 Wilmington Square, Eastbourne BN21 4EA, England
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Ranked #59 of 72 Eastbourne B&B and Inns
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3 of 5 stars reviewed 6 days ago
Bill E Brighton, 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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Brighton, United Kingdom
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

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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54 reviews 54 reviews
15 hotel reviews
30 helpful votes 30 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

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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8 reviews 8 reviews
4 hotel reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

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 reviews 4 reviews
3 hotel reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

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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7 hotel reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
2 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

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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3 reviews 3 reviews
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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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5 reviews 5 reviews
3 hotel 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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4 reviews 4 reviews
4 helpful votes 4 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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Address: 11 Wilmington Square, Eastbourne BN21 4EA, England
Location: United Kingdom > England > East Sussex > Eastbourne
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