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“Fantastic Value and Great Staff.” 5 of 5 stars
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Buxted Park Hotel
4.0 of 5 Hotel   |   Buxted Park, Uckfield TN22 4AY, England   |  
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Complimentary Champagne
Ranked #1 of 3 Hotels in Uckfield
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Crowborough
2 reviews
Reviews in 2 cities Reviews in 2 cities
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
“Fantastic Value and Great Staff.”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 3, 2013

As part of this stay we had a cream tea offer which we spoke to the hotel and they let us have on the Friday before our stay, as it was our anniversary.

We also upgraded to the Browning suite (for a small fee) and it was fantastic for our wedding anniversary, with a bottle of Champagne in an ice bucket waiting for us in the room (part of the deal).

The staff brought up our meal (also included in the deal) to the room due to my wife having a bad back and they could not have been more helpful.

We also had breakfast in the room and the food was excellent.

We woud not hesitate to recommend this hotel or the staff and the Champagne deal we had was excellent value.

Room Tip: Ask if there is an upgrade available, also if you dont like noise ask for a room away from wedding a...
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  • Stayed July 2013, traveled as a couple
    • 5 of 5 stars Value
    • 5 of 5 stars Location
    • 5 of 5 stars Sleep Quality
    • 5 of 5 stars Rooms
    • 5 of 5 stars Cleanliness
    • 5 of 5 stars Service
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Jon_Owen, General Manager at Buxted Park Hotel, responded to this review, July 4, 2013
Dear Guest

Thank you for your review on Trip Advisor.

Congratulations on your recent wedding anniversary.

I was naturally pleased to read you enjoyed your stay and that the Browning suite was available. As previously stated our suites are stunning and provide the perfect setting for celebrations.

I will certainly convey your kind words to the team tomorrow at our feedback and operations meetings.

Thank you for your recommendation and I look forward to welcoming you back to Buxted Park in the near future.

Best wishes

Jonathan Owen
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  • Sleep Quality
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  • Rooms
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  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
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  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 2, 2013 via mobile

We were a party of 4 and stayed in rooms 2 and 3 last Friday night. We booked room, dinner and Breakfast and ate from the Buxted menu.

Things to know about your room:
-No wifi (only in public areas)
-Very comfortable bed
-Patio door leads onto a lovely garden with your own table and chairs
-TV (With ample Freeview choice) and DVD player.
-Flexible room service
-Reasonable water pressure in shower head though bath takes some time to fill up.
-Fridge with a couple of complimentary bottles of water.
-A safe to store valuables
-There is a hair dryer (found in desk).
-Rooms 1 to 34 are away from the bar, resturant, reception thus quite.

Things to know about the bar:
-Very attentive staff
-Great mohitos!
-Tasty nibbles
-Have a drink in the bar before dining in the restaurant to enjoy some complentary canapés.

Things to know about the restaurant:
-Make a reservation to avoid disappointment.
-Waiters are very attentive, charming and knowledgeable about their menu.
-Explore a few bottles from the diverse wine menu.
-If you are not sure what to order ask the staff for their thoughts.
-We ate very well from the £38 per head 3 course Buxted menu.
-Fantastic cheese trolley that is best enjoyed with a glass of good Port.

Things to know about your breakfast:
-Within reason; whatever you want however you want!

We will return and order the Degustation menu with wine! We thoroughly enjoyed our stay and were disappointed to have to check out the following morning! In summary this is a fantastic hotel where you can enjoy an indulgent and relaxing break away modern hectic life.

Xxx

  • Stayed June 2013
    • 5 of 5 stars Value
    • 5 of 5 stars Location
    • 4 of 5 stars Rooms
    • 5 of 5 stars Cleanliness
    • 5 of 5 stars Service
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Jon_Owen, General Manager at Buxted Park Hotel, responded to this review, July 3, 2013
Dear Guest

Thank you for taking the time to list a comprehensive review of your stay with us at Buxted Park hotel.

Such an informative review provides a real insight into Buxted Park and allows myself and the team to focus on constructive feedback to improve our service and offering.

We hope to have WIFI throughout the hotel by Mid August providing a facility which all guests expect.

The degustation menu with wines accompanying each of the 7 courses is very popular; however I would recommend having a small Afternoon tea when you arrive!

I will ensure all the team are fully aware of your review and on behalf of them I look forward to welcoming you back to the hotel when I can assure you of our very best attention.

Best wishes

Jonathan Owen
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kent
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 1, 2013

I booked a last minute overnight stay with dinner . It was one of the best . Great service and a well executed menu .outstanding advice ,detail and care . We asked if they could make a cocktail that we had tried but was not a main menu and they rose to the challenge with the smiling help of manger cocktail, waiter and chef . It was an absolute pleasure to watch them show off their talent and it was obvious they enjoyed helping and pleasing. I will be returning to Buxton Park and would strongly recommend it .

  • Stayed June 2013, traveled as a couple
    • 5 of 5 stars Value
    • 4 of 5 stars Location
    • 5 of 5 stars Sleep Quality
    • 4 of 5 stars Rooms
    • 5 of 5 stars Cleanliness
    • 5 of 5 stars Service
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Jon_Owen, General Manager at Buxted Park Hotel, responded to this review, July 2, 2013
Dear Guest

Thank you for taking the time to place a review on Trip advisor.

Rob our bars manager always likes a challenge and new cocktails are just the thing!

The team at Buxted Park really enjoy looking after our guests and I know like I they will be pleased to read your recommendation and have the opportunity to welcome you back to the hotel.

Best wishes

Jonathan Owen
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reigate
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 28, 2013

The purpose of our stay was a surprise for my niece's 40th Birthday.
We had a special deal for the night.
It was perfect, we were made to feel welcome and felt very homely from the time we arrived until we left.
The evening meal was set up in a beautiful dining room, it was a very personal, and very fitting as it was just family members. We couldn't have asked for better room.
The rooms were very comfortable with stunning views. Will definately go back again and have already recomended to friends.

Room Tip: We had room upstairs so had a balcony which was lovely, but other family members had ground floor wi...
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  • Stayed June 2013, traveled with family
    • 5 of 5 stars Value
    • 5 of 5 stars Location
    • 5 of 5 stars Sleep Quality
    • 5 of 5 stars Rooms
    • 5 of 5 stars Cleanliness
    • 5 of 5 stars Service
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Jon_Owen, General Manager at Buxted Park Hotel, responded to this review, July 1, 2013
Dear Guest

Thank you for your review on Trip Advisor following your stay with us.

May I ask you to pass on my best wishes to your niece on your recent birthday.

Buxted Park is ideal for such celebrations and we regularly host many private events in our featured rooms such as the library and ballroom.

I will certainly convey your kind words to all the team as I know like me they are extremely proud when receiving such praise.

Thank you for your recommendation and I look forward to welcoming you back to Buxted Park in the near future.

Best wishes

Jonathan Owen
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Hastings, United Kingdom
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 28, 2013

We stayed for just one night but from start to finish the service was amazing And the food was out of this world. The staff were friendly and the room we stayed in was 1st class. Already thinking about a second visit.

  • Stayed June 2013, traveled as a couple
    • 5 of 5 stars Value
    • 5 of 5 stars Location
    • 5 of 5 stars Sleep Quality
    • 5 of 5 stars Rooms
    • 5 of 5 stars Cleanliness
    • 5 of 5 stars Service
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Jon_Owen, General Manager at Buxted Park Hotel, responded to this review, July 1, 2013
Dear Guest

Thank you for your review on Trip Advisor.

I will certainly convey your kind words to all the team and ensure that when you return for your second visit of many, you will receive our very best attention.

Best wishes

Jonathan Owen
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London, United Kingdom
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 27, 2013

My husband and I celebrated a recent anniversary at the Buxted Park Hotel. We found a last minute deal online and booked it directly with the hotel informing them of our wedding anniversary. As soon as we arrived we were treated like 'Royalty', we were scheduled to received a complimentary upgrade but they pulled out all the stops and offered us a suite! it was total luxury.

Cream tea, dinner and breakfast were wonderful the staff can't do enough for you!

You must try it... it is truly a special place ... :)

Room Tip: Ask for an upgrade if possible!
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  • Stayed June 2013, traveled as a couple
    • 5 of 5 stars Value
    • 5 of 5 stars Location
    • 5 of 5 stars Sleep Quality
    • 5 of 5 stars Rooms
    • 5 of 5 stars Cleanliness
    • 5 of 5 stars Service
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Jon_Owen, General Manager at Buxted Park Hotel, responded to this review, June 28, 2013
Dear Guest

Thank you for your review on Trip Advisor following your stay.

I was naturally delighted to read that you felt like Royalty when staying us and our suites are definitely something to behold.

I look forward to welcoming you back to the hotel in the near future when I can assure you of our very best attention

Best wishes

Jonathan Owen
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Cardiff, United Kingdom
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6 reviews 6 reviews
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Reviews in 6 cities Reviews in 6 cities
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 26, 2013

We stayed at Buxted on the 23rd and 24th of June. The hotel was easy to find and in a beautiful location. Our room was lovely with a balcony overlooking the grounds. The staff were excellent, service impeccable and food delicious. I would definitely recommend this hotel , the staff will give you a warm welcome and make your stay memorable.
Handpicked Hotels are lovely hotels in great locations .
J. Cardiff

  • Stayed June 2013, traveled as a couple
    • 5 of 5 stars Value
    • 5 of 5 stars Location
    • 5 of 5 stars Sleep Quality
    • 5 of 5 stars Rooms
    • 5 of 5 stars Cleanliness
    • 5 of 5 stars Service
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Jon_Owen, General Manager at Buxted Park Hotel, responded to this review, June 28, 2013
Dear Guest

Thank you for your review following your stay.

I was delighted to read you enjoyed your 2 night break and that all the team were excellent with the food delicious.

Thank you for your recommendation and I look forward to welcoming you back to the hotel in the near future.

Best wishes

Jonathan Owen
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Additional Information about Buxted Park Hotel

Address: Buxted Park, Uckfield TN22 4AY, England
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Location: United Kingdom > England > East Sussex > Uckfield
Amenities:
Bar / Lounge Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi ) Free Parking Restaurant Room Service Suites Wheelchair access
Hotel Style:
Ranked #1 of 3 Hotels in Uckfield
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Hotel Class:4 star — Buxted Park Hotel 4*
Number of rooms: 44
Official Description (provided by the hotel):
In the heart of Sussex, this magnificent Georgian Palladian mansion is set in 312 acres of superb parkland yet conveniently located only 24 miles from Gatwick Airport and 60 miles from Heathrow, with easy access to the M25 and London. The parkland features three lakes and is a site of Special Scientific Interest, a real feature for walkers and orienteers with walking maps available from reception.All of the guest bedrooms are finished to the highest standard with flat screen TV, DVD player and complimentary high speed internet. Feature rooms and suites have been carefully designed to blend Georgian styling with today's more contemporary comforts. A small fitness room is located in the hotel and in addition, guests are able to workout in the comfort and privacy of their hotel bedrooms with gym and yoga bags.The Dining Room has become a food destination accredited with 2 AA rosettes recognising the high standards of cuisine and offering the finest in regional produce and seasonal flavours. Regular special culinary events are held each month featuring gourmet, tribute and interactive experiences such as Cookery School. Enjoy nearby places of interest such as Brighton and Eastbourne only 20 miles away, Tunbridge Wells, Haywards Heath, East Grinstead and Lewes all on the hotel’s doorstep. Local attractions include Battle Abbey, Penshurst Place & Gardens, Seven Sisters, Sheffield Park Gardens and Bluebell Railway. ... more   less 
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Also Known As:
Buxted Hotel Park Uckfield
Buxted Country House Park
Buxted Park Uckfield
Hotel Buxted Park
Buxted Park Country House
Buxted Park Hotel East Sussex/Uckfield, England

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