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Marine Parade Hotel

2.5 of 5 Hotel   |   13-14 Marine Parade, Eastbourne BN21 3DX, England
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3 of 5 stars reviewed 4 weeks ago
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4 of 5 stars
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London, UK
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14 reviews 14 reviews
5 hotel reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

First thing to note about this hotel is that it is very cheap - we paid £37 for an en suite room including breakfast or for a sea view it was an extra fiver (which turned out to be well worth it for a fantastic view of the continuous lightning storm breaking out to sea). For this you get a... More

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Oxford, England, United Kingdom
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19 reviews 19 reviews
4 hotel reviews
34 helpful votes 34 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed September 21, 2014

There are some really interesting Victorian fronts to hotels in Eastbourne, and the facades should probably be retained, but the buildings really are getting beyond tired. The Marine Parade Hotel is a case in point. The owners have, apparently, invested in refurbishment but it doesn't really show. Even things that they do have easy control over haven't been addressed. The... More

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jeromefarrow, Owner at Marine Parade Hotel, responded to this review

It is quite sad that an individual has enough time to write such a detailed review. As with all reviews, some points are relevant, others are not. I will not go through it point by point as we were clearly not the hotel for you, but as an overview here are one or two points that others should bear in... More

Newport, United Kingdom
1 review
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 25, 2014

We recently spent 4 nights in room 27 which was VERY basic. Having stayed in basic hotel rooms before we weren't expecting 4* but this room was awful. The wardrobe and attached chest of drawers were badly damaged, old and tatty, but the shower room was a whole new experience! It was the smallest we had ever seen, when sitting... More

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jeromefarrow, Owner at Marine Parade Hotel, responded to this review

I'm sorry that you didn't enjoy your stay with us, or indeed that you felt the need to misquote me following our lengthy discussions about the state of your room. As you know we are in an ongoing state of refurbishment and I think it was the fact that your ensuite hadn't yet been refurbished that was the root cause... More

Brynna, null, United Kingdom
1 review
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 25, 2014

Just returned from a 5 day Leisuretime bus trip. Excellent location.Lucky to change rooms to a sea view.Our room was spotlessly clean and had obviously been renovated.Not all rooms were as lucky apparently.We thoroughly enjoyed the food Good breakfast.Not a 5star buffet but nicely cooked breakfast.Dinner menu was 3 courses.Menu was traditional dishes Florida cocktail,rice pudding ,peach melba made us... More

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jeromefarrow, Owner at Marine Parade Hotel, responded to this review

Many thanks for the great review. We take dietary requirements seriously and always try to accommodate the needs of our guests, where possible. We hope to see you back again... More

Oxford, United Kingdom
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4 reviews 4 reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 23, 2014

We stayed at the Marine Parade Hotel during the airshow this year. Our room was nice, clean, spacious, with everything that we needed including a generous supply of coffee/tea making facilities. The staff were all very friendly and pleasant, particularly the young woman who greeted us when we first arrived. I thought that it was a very nice touch that... More

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jeromefarrow, Owner at Marine Parade Hotel, responded to this review

Many thanks for taking the time to give us such a positive review. It is nice to know that our efforts are appreciated, and we hope to see you back again to see what further improvements we have undertaken. Many thanks More

Wembley, United Kingdom
2 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 20, 2014

Hi! I recently celebrated my 40th b'day and booked in at this hotel for two nights, loved our stay and slept well. The ensuite bathroom met all my requirements, and the overall hotel atmosphere good.Breakfast was fine and the idea of a basket of goodies left out for late arrivals was well received! A clever thought, thank you :)

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jeromefarrow, Owner at Marine Parade Hotel, responded to this review

Hi Alison, Thank you so much for your support and taking the trouble to review our hotel. Improvements are being made all the time, and hopefully for your next visit you will see further improvements! Many thanks More

Westerham, United Kingdom
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7 reviews 7 reviews
3 hotel reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 20, 2014

We stayed in room 1 and had no trouble sleeping as there was not any noise at all from the Public House next door? To be fair we stayed from Sunday to Wednesday so have no idea what happens on a Friday or Saturday. But hey, a holiday town! Jerome and Carol could not have been more accommodating to us.... More

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jeromefarrow, Owner at Marine Parade Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you so much for taking the time to review us. You were great company, and pleased that you enjoyed your time here. We don't often get too much noise from the pub, but tend to mention it on all the websites to cover us if they do have a bit of a party going on. I hope to see... More

2 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed August 10, 2014 via mobile

Dont stay in room 1 you will not sleep as it over looks the pub beer garden next door and is very noisy also noise from the lounge and front door is really loud to, bed was hard but manageable but the pillows were rock solid and flat might as well slept on the pebbles over the road bring towels... More

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jeromefarrow, Owner at Marine Parade Hotel, responded to this review

Hi Samantha, I'm so sorry to read that you didn't enjoy your recent stay with us - you and the rest of your group certainly appeared to enjoy being here, and you didn't mention any problems to us during your stay. I shall of course try to respond to your problems:- The pub can be a problem for us, and... More

Livingston, Scotland
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3 reviews 3 reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 30, 2014

My husband and I stayed here for 5 days with David Urquhart travel. We had a very comfortable stay and the meals were very good with plenty of choice to suit everyone. Carol and Jerome (the proprietors) were very friendly and welcoming and very obliging. We had a room on the 3rd floor( right next to the lift) which meant,... More

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jeromefarrow, Owner at Marine Parade Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you so much for your great review, and we hope to see you back with us in future - just ring us to make sure that you get the room that you like! More

Wellington, New Zealand
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44 reviews 44 reviews
44 hotel reviews
32 helpful votes 32 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 16, 2014

Good place to stay while passing through doing a road rip of southern England. Comfortable, clean room, wifi worked in the lounge area. Good cooked breakfast served. Friendly enough staff. Beach and pier across the road.

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jeromefarrow, Owner at Marine Parade Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you for such a positive review, and so glad that you enjoyed your stay with us. We are hoping to extend our free wifi to all rooms, but remains work in progress for the moment. Have a great trip back home! More

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Address: 13-14 Marine Parade, Eastbourne BN21 3DX, England
Location: United Kingdom > England > East Sussex > Eastbourne
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Hotel Class:2.5 star — Marine Parade Hotel 2.5*
Number of rooms: 29
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