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Chequers Inn Hotel

2.5 of 5 Small Hotel   |   The Square | Lewes Road, Forest Row RH18 5ES, England
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  • Location
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    2.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    2 of 5 stars
  • Service
    2 of 5 stars
  • Value
    2 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    2 of 5 stars
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Johannesburg, South Africa
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4 reviews 4 reviews
3 hotel reviews
1 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We only stayed at the hotel for one night after wedding and even in that very short time we were there it made a significant (negative) an impression on us! For £75 for a double room you expect far more than the Chequers Inn offers. They seem to be economising on everything causing a very poor quality of service. We... More

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Ilkeston, United Kingdom
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I know you get what you pay for. But we had to use what could only be described as the cleaners, if they actually had one, store cupboard. A make shift double bed was 2 mattresses stacked on top of each other. The shower and toilet which were shared. We actually knew about. But our room description was trouser press,... More

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Coventry, United Kingdom
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Good place to stay if you're looking to stay just overnight (we were catching a ferry from Newhaven the next day). We booked a triple room which was really a double with an extra put you up squeezed in and we had to ask for an extra towel and cup and saucer for the third person. However the hotel staff... More

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed August 9, 2014

They took 2 lots of payment from us online in error. Only got one confirmation email for the one room that we did book. On arrival we only got one key and nothing was said about the mystery room that we didn't book. We only found out when looking at bank statement re the other room that they took for.... More

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Southport, United Kingdom
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7 hotel reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 4, 2014

We only stayed 1 night, it was very old & dated & the breakfast was very limited, hardly any orange juice left, no choice of bread whether white or wholemeal & as I am intolerant to wholemeal not much I could eat at breakfast, only marmalade, laughing cow cheese spreads or marmite available for breakfast, We were quoted one price... More

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Exeter, United Kingdom
2 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
1 of 5 stars Reviewed August 1, 2014

This hotel has to be the most dreadful place I have ever stayed in.The room was dirty to the extent I wrote a hello in the dust on top of the TV. The bathroom floor had not been cleaned in months, there was tide marks of dirty limescale on the tiles and hairs in the bath, the bathmat was black.The... More

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Chatham, United Kingdom
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed July 27, 2014

Absolutely awful, really difficult to say something positive about this hotel. Extremely dated, dirty, poorly lit, minimal basic facilities, no specific parking, very hot rooms, no air con, not even an electric fan, window opened wide open with a twenty foot drop outside and I had to fix the cistern on the toilet so it would flush. Breakfast looked very... More

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Manchester, United Kingdom
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 19, 2014

stayed for 1 night, comfortable bed, larger than normal screen tv. a well presented pub/restaurant type place and the staff were excellent. unfortunately there was no alarm clock in the room and no early morning call available so found myself drifting in and out of sleep. cost 65 quid for a single room. would I stay again? yes, but would... More

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Wokingham, United Kingdom
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7 reviews 7 reviews
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed July 16, 2014

What a dive! 1970's decor - avocado bathroom suite. The tiles could do with a gallon of bleach. The only saving grace - the beds were quite comfortable but there was only one pillow per person. I wrote my name in the dust covering the telephone. No bedside lamps and public lavatory type toilet roll dispenser in the bathroom. Breakfast... More

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed July 14, 2014

Couldn't believe how bad this place was!!!!very limited menu and what they did serve up was not edible.hotel corridors virtually in total darkness,.booked in for 4 nights but only stayed the 1.didn't hang around for breakfast.Really bad hotel!!

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Address: The Square | Lewes Road, Forest Row RH18 5ES, England
Location: United Kingdom > England > East Sussex > Forest Row
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Hotel Class:2.5 star — Chequers Inn Hotel 2.5*
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Chequers Hotel Forest Row
Chequers Inn Hotel Forest Row, East Sussex

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Bar / Lounge Business Center with Internet Access Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room Free Breakfast Free Parking Restaurant
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The 15th-century Chequers Inn is a hotel, restaurant and pub. Enjoy fresh homemade food, en suite rooms, a cosy bar, original oak beams and real log fires. The Chequers is in the Ashdown Forest, part of the High Weald area, which is classified as an Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty. The 21 bedrooms are to the quiet rear of the premises, in the 20th-century extension. Conference and banqueting facilities are available. A Payable WiFi service is available throughout the property. ... more   less 
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