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4.0 of 5 Bed and Breakfast   |   8 - 9 Marine Parade, Eastbourne BN21 3DX, England
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Ranked #16 of 72 Eastbourne B&B and Inns
Certificate of Excellence 2014
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5 of 5 stars reviewed 1 week ago
David H Bo'ness, United Kingdom
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    5 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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    5 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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    5 of 5 stars
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Bo'ness, United Kingdom
1 review
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

I ask this question because after trying the Royal continental breakfast i do not think you will miss your cooked breakfast too much if at all. On my first visit to the Royal i did not know what to expect but I really was surprised by the choice. Freshly squeezed fruit juice cereal home baked bread and home made jams... More

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Chesterfield, United Kingdom
17 reviews 17 reviews
4 hotel reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

What a nice place, well kept and very clean. If we go to Eastbourne again, we would stay here if they had availability. Our room was fairly small but its just somewhere to sleep and and clean up so for that its just right. The room was clean and tidy, plus it had a nice big shower cubicle. The only... More

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87 reviews 87 reviews
25 hotel reviews
49 helpful votes 49 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We have just been back to Royal Hotel again. To Eddy and Lynda, NOTHING is too much trouble, they are excellent hosts. Lynda's home made bread and home made jams are delicious, such lovely continental breakfasts. Bedrooms are spotlessly clean and lovely toiletries . If anyone is going to Eastbourne, head straight to Eddy and Lynda's.

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Leighton Buzzard, United Kingdom
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24 reviews 24 reviews
10 hotel reviews
33 helpful votes 33 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We were a bit apprehensive about staying here as we are neither vegetarians or dog lovers particularly - we stayed in the suite downstairs with two fabulous bay windows overlooking the sea, a lounge with dining area and a well fitted bathroom with a great shower over the bath. Not only were we unaware of the presence of 4 dogs... More

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Brighton, United Kingdom
4 reviews 4 reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We have just got back from a 2 night stay at the Hotel. Very impressed with room (we did upgrade to a sea view, but was worth it), just had to cross the road to get to beach. Service was excellent and couldn't fault the food. This was a Groupon deal but we still got great service.

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Aldershot, United Kingdom
1 review
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 28, 2014

My husband and I love the Royal, we have just got back from another great weekend. We have the same room each time as the views are wonderful and the room is perfect. Eddy is a brilliant host, always offers to help with the luggage and always brings us a nice pot of tea to the room when we arrive.... More

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3 reviews 3 reviews
3 hotel reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 17, 2014

After the last visit at the Royal, the wonderful hospitality and the welcome Eddy and Lynn gave to us. We decided to rebook again for a week, with same room( top floor) as last time. Again I could not fault Eddy and Lynn, made us most welcome and were surprised with the renovations made to the hotel.The place was spotless... More

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London, United Kingdom
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6 reviews 6 reviews
6 hotel reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 7, 2014

This review is on behalf on two friends of mine (they are not online),who stayed at this hotel last week.Breakfast was amazing,the owner was extremely helpful & very friendly.Perfect location & the room was spotless & very clean,in fact,exclusive.They would definitely rate this hotel & would go back there again. In actual fact,they said it was the best hotel they... More

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London, United Kingdom
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9 reviews 9 reviews
6 hotel reviews
18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 30, 2014

We have just spent another wonderful night at the Royal, the only place we stay in Eastbourne. Directly on the seafront, it is in an ideal location, perfect for late night strolls on the beach under the stars, and Eddy and Linda are brilliant hosts - and look out for a welcome from Boris! The rooms are spotless, comfy and... More

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Coleshill, United Kingdom
1 review
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 28, 2014

Happened upon this perfect Guest house after arriving in Eastbourne on speck, with no previous knowledge or expectations (always a little worrying). However this was a spottlessly clean and welcoming place. Breakfast was different from most hotels as no Full English was offered. However an excellent home made, freshly prepared organic buffet was offered which fitted the bill perfectly. Actually... More

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Address: 8 - 9 Marine Parade, Eastbourne BN21 3DX, England
Location: United Kingdom > England > East Sussex > Eastbourne
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Hotel Class:4 star — Royal Hotel 4*
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Luxury seafront guest accommodation overlooking the beach, with spectacular direct sea views.Centrally located, AA 4-star rated, one minute’s walk from Eastbourne’s historic Victorian Pier and the only accommodation in Eastbourne with an eco-friendly Green Tourism Gold Award. Famed for its cleanliness, The Royal offers high quality personal service and accommodation to tourists and business travellers. Freshly squeezed juices with homemade breads and preserves, real coffees and a selection of teas welcome you to each sunny morning. Vegetarian & vegan breakfasts a speciality. Pets stays free. Discounts for long stays. Peaceful and relaxing, with no young children. Free WiFi, park all day for just £1. ... more   less 
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