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3 hotel reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW via mobile

I've stayed here 3 summers consecutively, during visits to Eastbourne. The hotel has spectacular views of the sea and pier, very clean and comfortable rooms, and wonderfully welcoming and friendly proprietors. Right on the seafront too, a short walk from the restaurants and town centre. The breakfast is first class, with fresh coffee, homemade muesli, homemade fresh fruit salads and... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

Fantastic, friendly and great location We've just returned from a fantastic holiday at the Royal and everything exceeded our expectations. We had a double room at the top of the hotel with a fantastic sea view and at night could hear the waves and the sea as we fell asleep. We were worried about traffic noise, and there is a... More 

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Thank RSmit11
The_Royal_Eastbourne, Manager at Royal Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you very much indeed for the super review. We are so pleased that you are planning to visit us again next year. Yes, we are extremely privileged with our location directly on the sea front and most people don't mind a little traffic noise from the road. Unfortunately there is no way of avoiding it and Eastbourne is in... More 

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3 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Eddie the owner is very helpful and polite nothing too much trouble. The hotel is located in a central position close to all amenities and the beach.The hotel is spotless with a healthy option breakfast. With the hotel being dog friendly our little chihuahua Lilly was made very welcome with fresh water in the bedroom and treats from Eddie,would recommend... More 

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Thank Tracy S
The_Royal_Eastbourne, Manager at Royal Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you very much for taking the time to leave a lovely review. We are very happy that you enjoyed your stay, and hope to see you and the lovely Lilly back again in Eastbourne soon. More 

London, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We stayed 4 nights at this charming guest house where we received excellent service, always with a genuine smile. We stayed in the suite on the ground floor which comprised of 2 tastefully decorated bedrooms with lots of attention to detail, a bright, spacious lounge with comfortable soft furnishings. The bathroom has a luxury bath and shower which is modern... More 

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The_Royal_Eastbourne, Manager at Royal Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you very much for your recommendation, we are very happy that your enjoyed your stay in our ground floor suite. Thank you too for the lovely photos! We hope that you'll visit us again. More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

we spent two nights here visiting family&friends on our wedding anniversary weekend- we had a very warm welcome and a very comfortable room an a wonderfull seaview will defineately return when next in the area

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1 Thank David S
The_Royal_Eastbourne, Manager at Royal Hotel, responded to this review

Many thanks for taking the time to leave a review, it's hugely appreciated. We are very glad that you enjoyed your anniversary weekend with us and we look forward to welcoming you again when you return to sunny Eastbourne. More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 19, 2016

Myself and I have stayed many times at this wonderful b&b. Firstly the royal is on the seafront with spectacular views of the pier and the seafront. You are always welcomed warmly by eddy. Who will happily carry your suitcase to your room. My favourite room is room 10(it is at the top of the building but does have a... More 

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The_Royal_Eastbourne, Manager at Royal Hotel, responded to this review

JAM not HAM :-) :-) Dear SunshineSouthend, Thank you once again for submitting a lovely review. You are indeed a valued regular guest, it's always a pleasure to see you again and the icing on the cake is that you are generous enough to leave feedback on Tripadvisor - wonderful! We hope you won't mind us pointing out a tiny... More 

Maidstone, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 13, 2016

Stayed for one nite last weekend at this very welcoming hotel . The owners wher very nice and helpful the whole place was spotless rooms nice great views over the pier and channel will defenatly stay here again

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1 Thank numbnutsbarry76
The_Royal_Eastbourne, Manager at Royal Hotel, responded to this review

We love receiving feedback, thank you very much for taking the trouble to leave a review. So glad that you enjoyed your stay and that you are planning to return, that warms the cockles of our hearts! More 

Lichfield, United Kingdom
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 13, 2016

What a fantastic little hotel. Beautifully and tastefully decorated and furnished throughout. Clean and bright. Though it is dog friendly, no doggy smells. Excellent position, room facing the sea and pier. The proprietor, Eddie, could not do enough to make our stay as comfortable as possible. Amazing value for money too. This should be a higher rated hotel. OK, no... More 

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The_Royal_Eastbourne, Manager at Royal Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you for your very generous review, we are so pleased that you had a pleasant stay and very much look forward tio welcoming you again, possibly for the tennis next year. Hopefully it'll be warm and sunny then :-) More 

Haslemere, United Kingdom
1 review
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 27, 2016

We have stayed at the Royal in Eastbourne twice with our little dog Bella, and we all loved it. The Royal's proprietor Eddie is very friendly and helpful, welcoming dogs as warmly as humans. Bella even got a min-ball gift on her second visit and Eddie arranged a dog sitter for her so we could go to the theatre one... More 

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The_Royal_Eastbourne, Manager at Royal Hotel, responded to this review

Dear valued guests and canine guest Bella, It was an absolute pleasure to have you staying with and thank you very much for taking the time to leave a review - we love it when people offer feedback, good or bad. Yes, Eastbourne is indeed a lovely place, perfect for a relaxing weekend or week. We hope you will stay... More 

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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 15, 2016

A warm friendly place, with an excellent clean room facing the sea! First time to Eastbourne. Really enjoyed it. From when we arrived Eddie was great making us a wonderful pot of tea and making sure we were OK. We went out for a meal to the town which was a short walk. Some great places to eat. Breakfast was... More 

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The_Royal_Eastbourne, Manager at Royal Hotel, responded to this review

We are delighted that you enjoyed your stay with us and thank you very much for taking the time to leave a review. Yes indeed we do make our own breads, jams and marmalade, yoghurt, organic muesli and fresh fruit salad, so glad that you liked it. We do love having dogs to stay as we believe they deserve a... More 

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  • Beachfront
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Parking
  • Restaurant
  • Free Breakfast
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  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
  • Beachfront
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Luxury seafront guest accommodation overlooking the beach, with spectacular direct sea views.Centrally located, AA 4-star rated, one minute's walk from Eastbourne's historic Victorian Pier and the only accommodation in Eastbourne with an eco-friendly Green Tourism Gold Award. Famed for its cleanliness, The Royal offers high quality personal service and accommodation to tourists and business travellers. Freshly squeezed juices with homemade breads and preserves, real coffees and a selection of teas welcome you to each sunny morning. Vegetarian & vegan breakfasts a speciality. Pets stay free. Discounts for long stays. Peaceful and relaxing, with no young children. Free WiFi, park all day for just £1. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Royal Hotel

Address: 8-9 Marine Parade, Eastbourne BN21 3DX, England
Location: United Kingdom > England > East Sussex > Eastbourne
Price Range: $125 - $154 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — Royal Hotel 4*
Number of rooms: 10
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