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Hydro Hotel Eastbourne

3.0 of 5 Hotel   |   Mount Road, Eastbourne BN20 7HZ, England
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Ranked #17 of 41 hotels in Eastbourne
Certificate of Excellence 2013
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5 of 5 stars reviewed 2 weeks ago
echomania Hailsham, United Kingdom
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Rating summary
  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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Magaluf
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3 reviews 3 reviews
2 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

So look, I'm a business person and I visit hotels regularly for business and pleasure. I'm not from Eastbourne but I was asked to visit and check it out so I have and here I am. The building is lovely and I'd like to spend more time here but the reality is that I am used to being served by... More

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Hailsham, United Kingdom
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34 reviews 34 reviews
21 hotel reviews
52 helpful votes 52 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Have been before and have reviewed before. Yesterday, I took my mum for lunch to the Hydro Hotels Crystal Restaurant as a treat for her 86th birthday. Got there at 1pm and the restaurant was busier than on previous occasions which was nice and we were greeted by smiling staff who showed us to our table. The thing I liked... More

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London, United Kingdom
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22 reviews 22 reviews
12 hotel reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We really enjoyed our stay at The Hydro Hotel. The staff were very friendly and efficient, beautiful crisp table linen, very clean and the food in general was excellent. We got a good all inclusive rate at 190.00 pounds for two people inclusive of Dinner, Bed & Breakfast which we thought was great value. Service was excellent. Accommodation was good.... More

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Eastbourne, United Kingdom
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7 reviews 7 reviews
3 hotel reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Been many a time for afternoon tea or snacks, as its comfortable, warm and a nice view to the garden from the conservatory for my elderly mother. However, the service is very bad, surly staff, slow service , no smiles or greetings, and not even a thank-you for tips! Most times we actually have to go and get a member... More

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Eastbourne, United Kingdom
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5 reviews 5 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We recently held our wedding reception at this lovely hotel and have to say the staff could not have been any better. A massive thank you to Joe and the catering staff for laying on an afternoon tea plus an evening buffet of fish and chips. All of our guests were full of praise at how much effort was put... More

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Brighton, United Kingdom
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11 reviews 11 reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We are quite local and so have been many times. Have stayed once over night for a wedding- room was lovely. Have been countless times for afternoon tea- which is very very good. Also have had a few wonderful evening meals, at nearly £30 per head it's not cheap but you will leave stuffed and happy. Lots of food, and... More

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Caterham, Surrey
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We enjoyed our stay here very much, good food, comfortable room and helpful well trained staff who promptly dealt with any requests. . The room for Bridge was well set up with heating/ air con. and chandeliers! All the food was good with wide choices and served in time for our timetable. The car park is not very big but... More

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Bicester, United Kingdom
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9 reviews 9 reviews
4 hotel reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 4, 2014

Came down for a friends 60th birthday party on Saturday night and couldn't find fault with anything - the buffet was excellent and I can recommend the ribs! Delicious! I was in room 111 which was very clean and spacious and had the most gorgeous views. Enjoyed my breakfast - lots of choice - and then we sat in the... More

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poole
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4 reviews 4 reviews
3 hotel reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 3, 2014

its the staff that make a hotel excellent , i have stayed here many times our the past 3 years and i wont stay anywhere else and i stay in many hotels through my work . this hotel is a jewel in eastbourne's crown after a hectic day its nice to come back to a gentle atmosphere to relax with... More

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Eastbourne, United Kingdom
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3 hotel reviews
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed February 27, 2014

Yes lovely Hotel but its letting its self down by serving up 6 out 8 cold soups, cold veg , forgetting veg and not bring veg back once it was taken away to be heated up. very very poor geltman that was severing us semed to be rushed and really didn't like all the mistakes THEY were making found him... More

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Address: Mount Road, Eastbourne BN20 7HZ, England
Location: United Kingdom > England > East Sussex > Eastbourne
Amenities:
Bar / Lounge Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi ) Free Parking Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly ) Restaurant Room Service Suites Swimming Pool
Hotel Style:
Ranked #17 of 41 hotels in Eastbourne
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Hotel Class:3 star — Hydro Hotel Eastbourne 3*
Official Description (provided by the hotel):
The Hydro is Eastbourne's finest 3 star hotel. From its clifftop location, 121 feet above sea level, the hotel features magnificent views of the sea and the cliffs of Beachy Head. With 83 bedrooms, two restaurants and five function rooms, it is ideal for both business and leisure travellers. Plenty of free parking on site and surrounding the hotel, friendly and professional service, excellent cuisine, newly refurbished bedrooms and Wi-Fi included in the accommodation rate. The Hydro is the perfect choice for your next stay in Eastbourne. ... more   less 
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