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The Mowbray

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

What a b&b! should be 5 stars! Lovely room, excellent breakfasts! Nothing is too much trouble for Darren and Angela. Great location near shops and 2 minutes walk from the beach. I woild highly recommend this for anyone looking for a great b & b in Eastbourne.

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Kingston-upon-Hull, United Kingdom
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4 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Central to everything in Eastbourne, very clean and a large comfy bed, add a belly busting breakfast, what more could you ask for. The hosts were friendly and helpful and to top it off cheap on street parking

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

The Mowbray friendly welcome on arrival, large clean room, with little homely extras that made us feel special, needed a bigger plate for the generous breakfast all vwry good definitely returning. Lovely stay thankyou.

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Thank clairey4
themowbray, Owner at The Mowbray, responded to this review

Thank you for your kind words. We take the point about the bigger plates - lol! So pleased that we met your expectations and that you enjoyed the breakfast. Its so important to start the day off well we always say. Don't be strangers and see you again soon. More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We had rooms on the first floor and the top floor ( there is also a lift !!) which were clean and spacious with all the little extras such as water, toiletries, fruit and coffee making facilities. The location was perfect, just a short walk to the beach and the shops and restaurants. The honesty bar in the lounge is... More 

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Thank Sarah B
themowbray, Owner at The Mowbray, responded to this review

Thank you so much for leaving such a lovely review. The Honesty Bar is a popular touch and people are surprised that we are so trusting. I guess when can be because we generally have such lovely guests such as yourselves. Thank you again for choosing the Mowbray and we hope that you pay us a visit again. More 

Chatham, Kent
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We had a lovely 3 night stay in room 16, overlooking the theatres and the tennis centre. We had a very friendly welcome, with complimentary tea and pastries on arrival. The room was right at the top of the house, so we were feeling much fitter after 3 days of climbing the stairs! There is a lift, though, so don't... More 

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themowbray, Owner at The Mowbray, responded to this review

Thank you so much for taking the time to leave a review for the Mowbray. We are so pleased you enjoyed our Superior Plus / Quad room. It has a lovely aspect onto the tennis courts with the Downs in the distance. We hope that we see you again. More 

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Basically ok but frankly for the same money we could have done better. Smallish twin beds but several minor frustrations in the room such as a tiny basin too small to get your head over and a tv that you couldn't see from both single beds! Only one window opened (others were painted shut) but this was over one bed... More 

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themowbray, Owner at The Mowbray, responded to this review

Thank you for your review. So pleased that you enjoyed our position and breakfast. So readers are aware you paid just under £50 per head inc. breakfast and VAT over a premium weekend in August. We are sorry you were disappointed with the room. This room is a standard twin and clearly depicted on the Travel Agent website you booked... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 21, 2016

We stayed at the Mobray 12th-14th August Bed,Breakfast & evening meal.Excellent from the welcoming cuppa to the lovely clean room.The staff were wonderful & the meals were brilliant (especially the breakfast) plenty of choice. Would definitely stay again & recommend to family & friends.Thanks Fiona,Steve & Joshuah(aged 8).

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themowbray, Owner at The Mowbray, responded to this review

Thank you so much for your review - it was a pleasure having you here. More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 17, 2016 via mobile

Fantastic family run hotel would definitely recommend great rooms with a choice of pillows wifi is great tasty breakfast close to lots of great restaurants beach and pier plenty of parking has a bar chill room with light snacks ice cream crisps ect ect

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themowbray, Owner at The Mowbray, responded to this review

Thank you so much for leaving us a review and highlighting all the extra services we offer. Our best recommendation is when a guest returns as you have. Hope we see you again this year. More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 17, 2016

A last minute booking for 7 of us visiting the theatre, right round the corner. Rooms were lovely and clean, staff friendly and helpful and on hand for any questions. Having a bar available was very useful as we met for pre- dinner drinks with some friends. The honesty bar was a nice touch when reception wasn't manned. I couldn't... More 

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themowbray, Owner at The Mowbray, responded to this review

Thank you so much for leaving us a fantastic review. We are so pleased that you enjoyed the show at the Winter Garden - it got great reviews. You were a great group to have and we can't wait to see you again when you next come to one of the theatres. We are very proud of our breakfasts and... More 

Cork
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7 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 10, 2016

This beautiful oldy worldy guesthouse is one street off the gorgeous seafront of Eastbourne - the driest place in UK apparently - it is opposite the beautiful Theatre building and the famous Tennis Club with a lovely pub The Buccaneer nearby with lovely staff overlooking the tennis courts. The downs are in the background and we had a view from... More 

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themowbray, Owner at The Mowbray, responded to this review

Wow - thank you so much for your kind review. It means so much to us that a fellow hotelier appreciated what we had on offer. Thank you. More 

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  • Bar/Lounge
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Room Service
  • Free Parking
  • Restaurant
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  • Non-Smoking Hotel
  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
The Mowbray is a 13 bedroom contemporary style guesthouse. Located in the heart of theatreland and just 30 seconds from the beech - everything is in walking distance. Free Street parking is available, Free Wi-fi throughout. Bar, lounge, honesty bar, DVD players, 200+ DVD library, playstation available, all recently refurbished. Also specialise in Murder Mystery events! ... more   less 

Additional Information about The Mowbray

Address: 2 Lascelles Terrace, Eastbourne BN21 4BJ, England
Location: United Kingdom > England > East Sussex > Eastbourne
Price Range: $70 - $191 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — The Mowbray 4*
Number of rooms: 13
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