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17 Wilmington Square

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We stayed here during our tripp to England south coast and I am already, before leaving thinking how to get an excuse to come back. Kids of 11, 15 and 18 do all love it and for adults this is just a perfect spot to relax and feel comfortable. Thanks for having us and see you again!

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Warrington, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Close to the seafront and Eastbourne LTA Tennis arena, also close to the bandstand and Devonshire theatre, 15minute walk to the centre of town for shopping. Very present owners and a very warm welcome, nothing too much trouble, staff very curteous, lovely breakfasts.

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Colchester, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We use the hotel all the time. Very friendly and helpful owners. Very well equipped clean and spacious room. Excellent breakfast with a good choice. Hotel in a great location for seafront and theatres

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Thank THEBALDMANOFKENT
East Sussex, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 31, 2016 via mobile

Beautiful B&B near the wish tower in Eastbourne. Clean and welcoming. Great selection for breakfast. If you go there take advantage of the parking permit offered as it really does save you some money. This B&B is one of the best I have stayed in.

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Thank Tracey M
Isle of Wight, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 5, 2016

The B&B is well located for the seafront and even better located for the Congress Theatre - within 5 minutes walk. There were 3 of us sharing a room at the top of the B&B; a lovely light and airy room with sea views. A slight mix-up with the booking meant that the room was prepared as a king sized... More 

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Chatham, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 20, 2016

Only stayed one night but was impressed with the decor and attention to detail. Janice the owner was welcoming and friendly and very helpful and gave me a very nice upgrade. The place is very well located to the theatres the downside of this does make it difficult to park in the square though as all the theatre goers park... More 

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Sevenoaks, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 14, 2016

We just keep coming back - nothing is too much trouble, want to know where to eat? Ask Tony or Janine they will have a recommendation. Want to find a specific shop? they will know. Can't fault the service, can't fault the breakfast, can't fault the rooms. The little touches make all the difference, home made items on the breakfast... More 

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Alton, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 4, 2016

Had the pleasure of staying here on New years eve amazing service and company. Would most definitely stay here and would recommend it to anyone who finds themselves looking for a place to stay. Next time I'm down I'll be looking to stay here.

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Bromley
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 31, 2015

Very comfortable stay in a very good B&B. Tony and Janine are great hosts. Breakfast fantastic with fresh fruit, homemade marmalade and locally sourced sausage and eggs. Room very comfortable. Parking permits were provided (£1 per day) which allowed free parking around the local area as well as outside the B&B. Looking forward to visiting again next year!

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 18, 2015 via mobile

We were here while attending a conference across the road and were very happy to be staying here. Our room (no 8) was large, comfortable, beautifully finished and very clean. The breakfast was delicious, lovely full English and the granola and marmalade were just gorgeous. We bought some to take away with us. The owners and staff were warm, friendly... More 

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  • Free Breakfast
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Additional Information about 17 Wilmington Square

Address: 17 Wilmington Square, Eastbourne BN21 4EA, England
Location: United Kingdom > England > East Sussex > Eastbourne
Price Range: $96 - $177 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — 17 Wilmington Square 4*
Number of rooms: 12
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