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Imperial Hotel

16-32 Devonshire Place, Eastbourne BN21 4AH, England
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Ranked #24 of 43 Hotels in Eastbourne
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4 of 5 stars reviewed 5 days ago
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3.5 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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London, United Kingdom
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48 reviews 48 reviews
8 hotel reviews
21 helpful votes 21 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

I had booked an online discounted package with an upgrade. I am not sure what difference the upgrade made apart from being provided with a bowl of fruit which was nice. I was very impressed with the service in the dining room. You only had to wait a minute or so and a waitress or waiter came up to ask... More 

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Oxfordshire
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71 reviews 71 reviews
11 hotel reviews
56 helpful votes 56 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

My husband and myself visited this hotel using a Living Social voucher, the hotel was very clean and comfortable, the staff were very friendly and helpful, Elwira who served us in the dining room was excellent she was such a lovely person who we were able to have a bit of banter with, the food we had at breakfast and... More 

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Staff friendly, hotel clean. No showers in most rooms. Food was well cooked but the menu was rubbish. Breakfast was at 8.15 and if you were late the staff got very upset. Entertainment was bingo bingo and bingo, every night bingo. Overall the stay was a disaster and will not go there again ever. This was certainly the worst tinsel... More 

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hampshire
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37 reviews 37 reviews
8 hotel reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Overall cheap getaway but rooms very dated and uncomfortable staff were ok apart from the bar staff very rude and because it was tinsel and Turkey time ie loads of coaches it was catered for them so had to wait ages to get someone in the bar upstairs to actually turn up to serve us Then the food was disgusting... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Visited with coach of people from our local club. The staff are all friendly and helpful, the hotel is clean and comfortable but could do with a few updates. Only sheet and blankets on the bed, no shower, you have to specify you want this! However, there was lashings of hot water and the bath filled very quickly. The hotel... More 

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London
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4 hotel reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We decided to take a cheap break in Eastbourne through living social as we always go to Brighton. I had been warned that Eastbourne was a little bit slower going that Brighton but to be honest, that was an exaggeration. The offer included breakfast and a 3 course evening meal which was on par with school dinners. Everything was put... More 

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Stoke-on-Trent, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

For the second year a coach of friends, went on the Tinsel and Turkey holiday with Robinsons.We had a great time. the coach driver Gordon looked after us outside the hotel, but inside everyone of the staff couldn't do enough for us, the food was very good, the beds were spotless and very comfortable anything you asked for they did... More 

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Chipping Ongar, Essex, UK
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50 reviews 50 reviews
15 hotel reviews
22 helpful votes 22 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Forty-eight of us went on a Turkey and Tinsel week-end. We were the Three Valley Male Singers and we gave two concerts in local churches. As we had to leave the hotel early on two occasions they provided our meals at special times to that of the other guests. It was difficult to find any fault with the staff or... More 

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Brighton and Hove, United Kingdom
2 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 10, 2014

Just returned for a second visit here. Hotel is very convenient to the shops and beach. The staff are lovely always cheery and helpful. We thought the little seasonal touches were really sweet, sherry and mince pies for Xmas Day and Bucks fizz and sausage rolls for New Years Eve.Our room was comfortable and clean, clean towels every day. Entertainment... More 

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Brighton, United Kingdom
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6 hotel reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 9, 2014

We have just returned from our second two night trip to this hotel. We didn't know that it was a turkey & tinsel weekend so were pleasantly surprised. The food was good, the entertainment was spot on, the rooms were very comfortable and clean and the staff were most pleasant. We will definitely go back again.

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Address: 16-32 Devonshire Place, Eastbourne BN21 4AH, England
Location: United Kingdom > England > East Sussex > Eastbourne
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Number of rooms: 105
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