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This was our overnight stay after day 2 of 6 walking the South Downs Way. It is slightly off the path but the only option in this part of the SDW - its imminent closure will require rethinking for some walkers.
Slightly puzzled by some...More
Of all the places we stopped over whilst walking the South Downs way this was the one we were most disappointed in. The rooms at £120/night are way overpriced. They are small, dated and in need of a complete refurb, the bathroom has a small...More
Response from Simon T, Owner at The Bluebell at CockingResponded 2 weeks ago
as the business owner and the person who served you the entire time you were here I am pleased you enjoyed your food and the service.
with regards to the décor, I am sorry you didn't like it, its almost certain that not everyone is...More
Pretty poor standards of food and service.
- Bread starter was a selection of bread from the supermarket, The lowlight being the value white bread. Unacceptable!
- Weak service, characterised by the response to the bread, 'ok.....'. No apology offered or explanation. This is symptomatic...More
Response from Simon T, Owner at The Bluebell at CockingResponded 4 weeks ago
i get my bread from a bakers not a supermarket, i'm not sure how you know where it comes from without seeing what it comes in.
Not sure why you think I should apologies for the bread when I don't think an apology is necessary,...More
Stayed here with my family while walking the south downs way. The rooms were clean. I (unlike my parents in the next room over) was able to get wifi. I distinctly remember something about the bathroom not working, maybe one of the light. There was...More
The service and food are excellent along with a warm welcome. The rooms are comfortable and clean and well appointed.
The twin room we had was a bit small for us as was the shower but it was okay. Traffic noise could be bothersome for...More
thank you for your enquiry regarding dogs. we do welcome dogs into the garden room part of the restaurant and of course the garden in the nice weather. we unfortunately don't let dogs into the main bar / restaurant or... More
thank you for your enquiry regarding dogs. we do welcome dogs into the garden room part of the restaurant and of course the garden in the nice weather. we unfortunately don't let dogs into the main bar / restaurant or upstairs in the bedrooms.