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Vernon House Hotel

2.0 of 5 Small Hotel   |   1 Compton St, Eastbourne BN21 3BP, England
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Ranked #32 of 72 Eastbourne B&B and Inns
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5 of 5 stars reviewed 2 weeks ago
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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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    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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29 reviews 29 reviews
6 hotel reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

good points - comfy bed , nice clean bedlinen , dining room staff lovely and helpful great location, £1 parking permit for the road , plenty of spaces bad points- smells of dog as you enter , they have a large german shephard , very well behaved but its in and out of the kitchen where the guests food is... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We stayed at the Vernon house Hotel from 15th-17th August 2014 for the Airborne Show, which was fantastic especially The Arrows. The owner Joe was very friendly and welcoming even letting us use his private parking space due to the overwhelming amount of people attracted to the Air Show, the staff were welcoming always smiling and friendly. We stayed in... More

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Canterbury, United Kingdom
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4 reviews 4 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The Vernon House Hotel was a real find - easy to find (!), very good situation one street back from the sea front, close to the peer and shopping streets. But just as important, a very friendly welcome by the owner and his staff, very helpful with car parking vouchers, advice on what to do and where to go. And... More

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Brighton UK
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4 reviews 4 reviews
3 hotel reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Lovely guest house set in the heart of Eastbourne. Easy to get to on the bus. Everything on your door step. Staff werent as warm as we expected from previous reviews but the breakfast guys couldnt do enough for us. Very clean lovely bedroom. Very comfy bed. Nice breakfast serviced very quick.

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Scherpenheuvel, Belgium
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 21, 2014

We stayed for the second time in two years for a 2-nights stay in the Vernon Guesthouse, as we had a very pleasant and comfortable stay here before. Upon arrival, we were very friendly greeted by Joe, the owner, and as he had recognized us he already opened his private garage and offered a secure place for our three precious... More

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8 reviews 8 reviews
4 hotel reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 7, 2014

We initially planned to stay one night for a 40th in the area but decided to make a weekend of it and so glad we did. The friendly, helpful owners & staff were attentive but not intrusive, the spacey room with a balcony gave us a little sea view and the modern recently decorated large bathroom together provided superb accommodation.... More

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Wiltshire, United Kingdom
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17 reviews 17 reviews
4 hotel reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 29, 2014

Although this guest house looks a little run down in places, it was great for a last minute trip to Eastbourne. Room was spacious and spotlessly clean. Manager and staff were extremely friendly and helpful. Good breakfast too.

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Bristol
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39 hotel reviews
43 helpful votes 43 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 24, 2014

We stayed here for one night when attending the Eastbourne tennis tournament. Our room was lovely with a nice firm bed. Staff very friendly and helpful. Breakfast was really nice and all hot and freshly cooked. Parking was available just across the street. It was also really convenient for the tennis being only a 5 minute walk away.

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London, United Kingdom
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19 reviews 19 reviews
8 hotel reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 12, 2014

My husband and I planned a last minute trip to eastbourne with our bikes and stayed one night at the Vernon House hotel. We received a very warm welcome from the manager, and were offered the garage to keep our bikes securely. The room was comfortable, clean and everything we needed. The manager went out his way to be helpful.... More

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Lens, France
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7 reviews 7 reviews
3 hotel reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 28, 2013

This hotel is excellent value for money. It is situated near the seafront and within walking distance to the town center. We could park right alongside the hotel, which was quite convenient. We had a very spacious and clean room. The staff was very friendly and helpful. We were served an excellent english breakfast. We highly recommend this hotel to... More

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Address: 1 Compton St, Eastbourne BN21 3BP, England
Location: United Kingdom > England > East Sussex > Eastbourne
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Hotel Class:2 star — Vernon House Hotel 2*
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Vernon House hotel has been sympathetically restored and modernised by the owners to meet the 21st century requirements. Today, it offers elegant accommodation with 25 rooms - some with balcony and sea view. It makes the perfect venue for a getaway breaks, family holiday, romantic weekend and is for those who love exquisiteness, comfort and exclusivity. ... more   less 
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