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Kester House Bed & Breakfast

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The Street, Sedlescombe TN33 0QB, England
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Bristol, United Kingdom
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27 reviews
8 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 16, 2015

I don't think I've ever stayed in a place woth such character and such welcoming hosts. Derek and Monique can't do enough for you. They do excellent teas in the afternoon. If you like home made jam in the morning with breakfast, this is the place for you

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DandMsussex, Owner at Kester House Bed & Breakfast, responded to this review

Thanks so much for your lovely review. The house has such a welcoming feel, we just build on that. Hope to see you again soon D&M More 

Norwich, United Kingdom
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21 reviews
15 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 4, 2015

Kester House is made special by its owners, who are perfect hosts, imaginative cooks and are people that cherish this beautiful building. Good location for visiting Great Dixter, Battle, Bodiam and much more. Unlike many other B and Bs they welcome one night stays. We had the small room situated at the back, away from the road.It was small, but... More 

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DandMsussex, Owner at Kester House Bed & Breakfast, responded to this review

Thanks for your lovely review look forward to the next visit More 

West Sussex, United Kingdom
2 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 10, 2015

Warm & friendly reception from Derek & Monique, Excellent accommodation & quality breakfast - especially the muffins! These guys made you feel at home for sure! We fancied something different to celebrate our 25th and this did not disappoint. We will be back but not leave it another 25 years!

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DandMsussex, Owner at Kester House Bed & Breakfast, responded to this review

Thanks for your kind review - so glad you had an enjoyable anniversary - till the next time best wishes D&M More 

Sussex, England
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69 reviews
18 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 40 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 9, 2015

We recently visited Kester House for an afternoon tea experience (a voucher given to us as a present) and we thoroughly enjoyed every mouthful of the feast that was laid before us! Nothing was any trouble - constant top ups offered on tea, butter and cream. The food was absolutely delicious with such different and interesting flavours - subtle twists... More 

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1 Thank Janeyblack
DandMsussex, Owner at Kester House Bed & Breakfast, responded to this review

Such a lovely review thank you. Monique just enjoys inventing new afternoon cakes and savouries - so a new menu when you return. D&M - More 

Glasgow, United Kingdom
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64 reviews
26 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 29 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 31, 2015

Quirky, fun building and rooms; sumptuous and varied breakfasts (don't miss the "mini-muffins"); and hosts that could not possibly be more helpful and accommodating. If you travel through East Sussex and stay anywhere else, you will have missed something special.

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DandMsussex, Owner at Kester House Bed & Breakfast, responded to this review

Thank you guys it will always be a pleasure to host you D&M More 

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35 reviews
10 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 26 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 20, 2015 via mobile

Owners are very friendly, informative, helpful and make you feel very at home. I was in the most beautiful room, the Armada room. It was like I had stepped back in history, 4 poster, great wifi and lovely personal touches. I felt like I was on holiday not away on business. Would recommend in a heartbeat and so reasonably priced.... More 

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DandMsussex, Owner at Kester House Bed & Breakfast, responded to this review

Fantastic review thank you - We love it when business people treat themselves to something extra - see you again very soon. D&M More 

Ospringe, United Kingdom
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3 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 4, 2015

Very friendly, but unobtrusive hosts. Great to have a cafetierre and 'proper' coffee in our room. A very comfortable bed and although the shower was a step away down the hall we were provided with comfy robes. Everything was quality and we really appreciated the personalised touches. The breakfast was excellent - sweet eggy brioche with an orange sauce and... More 

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DandMsussex, Owner at Kester House Bed & Breakfast, responded to this review

Wonderful review - thank you. Look forward to welcoming you back D&M More 

Billericay, United Kingdom
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10 reviews
3 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 31, 2015 via mobile

We stayed for one night in the tithe barn room. Our welcome was warm with a pot of tea and cake in the lounge. The building is fascinating and decor comfortable and homely. Our bed was comfy and the bathroom well equipped. Breakfast was taken with other guests and was delicious. All in all we felt we had been welcomed... More 

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DandMsussex, Owner at Kester House Bed & Breakfast, responded to this review

So glad you felt at home with us - we look forward to seeing you both again very soon D&M More 

Eastbourne, United Kingdom
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9 reviews
3 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 24, 2015

My partner and I booked a nights stay in the Tithe Barn room just as a little get away for the weekend - the reviews were excellent but our stay far exceeded my expectations! Derek and Monique were wonderful hosts and the place itself was beautiful! Our room was exceptional and all the little extra and personal touches made it... More 

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DandMsussex, Owner at Kester House Bed & Breakfast, responded to this review

Well what a great review - thank you. Look forward to seeing you both again later in the year. Best wishes D&M More 

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