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Afton Hotel

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2-8 Cavendish Place, Eastbourne BN21 3EJ, England
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  • Location
    5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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Bellshill, United Kingdom
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Our family had another fantastic stay at the Afton hotel. The staff were warm and friendly and made us feel very welcomed. The accommodation was great and very clean . Relaxed atmosphere. We would like to especially thank Jason and Fiona for all there help and making our stay a brilliant one. Highly recommend. Xx 😊

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

Thank you to all at Afton hotel Eastbourne! Excellent and speedy service from all the staff that made our holiday enjoyable! Would definitely recommend this hotel and better than a 2 star in our opiniion. Mr & Mrs R. Houston N. Ireland

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fiorenzuola, Manager at Afton Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you both very much for your positive review. We are very happy you both had an excellent stay withj us. We pride ourselves on our 5 star service. I will pass on your kind comments to our staff. More 

Eastbourne, United Kingdom
1 review
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We recently used the Afton Hotel for an event. Fiona, Jason and the team made everyone feel completely welcome. The rooms were all comfortable, with some offering stunning views of the pier and seafront. The food kept us all going, with varying dietary needs catered for. We will definitely be using the Afton Hotel again for our events.

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fiorenzuola, General Manager at Afton Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you very much for your great review. We are very happy that we met your expectations during your event with us and we very much look forward to being your hosts again. I will pass on your kind comments about Fiona too. More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Even though a night at afton was for 90 quid, it was one of the cheapest hotels with good reviews I found near the beach. The staff was extremely friendly and helpful. Gave us free water since I didn't have change and we're very flexible with check in and check out timing. Really appreciated that. However we felt that the... More 

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fiorenzuola, Manager at Afton Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you very much for your positive review of the hotel. We are delighted you found the staff to be friendly & helpful. Our prices are in line with most of the hotels in our vacinity and we offer reduced rates during off-peak times. We look forward to your return. More 

London, United Kingdom
1 review
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 21, 2015

We had a wonderful time at the Afton. The Hotel was old and charming, the staff were very friendly and supportive. The location is just perfect. The evening entertainment was good. The rooms are nice, comfortable and warm too......we loved it so much...we are looking forward to coming again for a Turkey and Tinsel weekend in Dec!!...Thanks Guys for a... More 

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fiorenzuola, Owner at Afton Hotel, responded to this review

Hi Michelle, we're all so very pleased that your group enjoyed your break with us & we'll look forward to welcoming you again for a 'Turkey & Tinsel' ho ho ho :-) More 

England, Kent
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 20, 2015

We came to the Afton for our friend Lynns 60th Birthday! we stayed one night in a very pleasant and well situated room, that looked right across to the pier. The party venue was just the right size, and bar staff were very pleasant. The breakfast was very nice and consisted of everything you needed after a good night out.... More 

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fiorenzuola, Owner at Afton Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you for your great review. Being in town, the parking can be problematic sometimes but it was worse than usual when you came because of gas works in the street. More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 19, 2015

Having enjoyed a Turkey and Tinsel break a couple of years ago and enjoyed it very much we decided to have a short mid week break this month. Had a nice room on 1st floor overlooking the Pier. The room was spacious and comfortable but it takes about 4 minutes for any hot water to come through the shower, it... More 

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fiorenzuola, Owner at Afton Hotel, responded to this review

Many thanks for your review & I'm very glad you enjoyed your stay with us. I will, of course, point out to the staff to ask guests about gravy, although it's difficult to get things just right for everyone.This is why the menu requests that guests specify personal choices so that we can be as adaptable as possible. It's very... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 11, 2015

Sunday the 5th of July 2015 our family celebrated our daughters christening at the Afton hotel and it was a fabulous day. It was a Lovely hotel with friendly staff, great food, nice facilities and nothing was to much bother. I would strongly recommend!!

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fiorenzuola, Owner at Afton Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Stephen, many thanks for your recommendation. It's important to us that we can enable such special days to be enjoyed. More 

Bridgend, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 8, 2015

My husband and I came to the Afton for Lynne,s 60th birthday party on the 4th July, we didn't stay overnight as there was no rooms left, so stayed just up the road. We travelled down from South Wales and was certainly not disappointed. The party was in a lovely room which was really nice and clean. The staff were... More 

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fiorenzuola, Owner at Afton Hotel, responded to this review

Many thanks for your review. I'm so glad that you enjoyed Lynne's 60th party & you found the food & service etc to your liking. It's a relief that the earlier negative review seems to have been a one-off. More 

Norwich, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 7, 2015

For a relatively inexpensive hotel the accommodation and service was very good. Our room on the first floor was located directly looking towards the pier and sea with an accessible balcony (one of only three available). A reasonable size bedroom with built-in wardrobe and drawers: bathroom rather small only the width of the shower cubicle (no bath) and minimal layout... More 

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fiorenzuola, Owner at Afton Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you very much for your very fair, comprehensive & positive review. I'm so glad you enjoyed your stay with us and I hope you'll be able to visit us again soon. More 

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