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    The BlackSmith's Arms

    Lewes Road, Halland, Lewes BN8 6PN, England
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    Overview
    • Excellent34%
    • Very good22%
    • Average18%
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    • Terrible12%
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    Free Wifi
    Free Parking
    Breakfast included
    Non-Smoking Hotel
    Restaurant
    Airport Transportation
    Family Rooms
    Bar/Lounge
    Multilingual Staff
    Pets Allowed
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    3.0 Star Hotel
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    1 - 5 of 71 reviews

    Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

    The food here is great - fresh fruit etc at breakfast and beautifully presented fish dishes for dinner. However, I stayed Monday - Thursday and the restaurant wasn't open on Monday or Tuesdays so had to drive to Lewes when I had hoped to dine...More

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    Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

    Stayed for four nights. NEVER AGAIN IT SHOULD HAVE NO RATING AT ALL. dirty hallways, laundry bags to step over. Food was disgusting. Everything frozen. Incompetent staff. Sent a burger back ( buns solid) they changed bun and the chips had a fly wing on...More

    1  Thank andrews scott
    Reviewed March 25, 2017 via mobile

    Wouldn't stay here even if they paid me, rooms were dirty, the shower didn't work properly. The rooms were freezing, I actually slept in my work gear one night as It was snowing outside. If your thinking of staying here please look over the road...More

    Thank Hally1974
    Response from Blacklion H, Manager at The BlackSmith's ArmsResponded March 29, 2017

    Always interesting when someone reviews us over a month after their stay. It is, of course, a matter of expectations. If you were staying for several days it seems odd that you did not raise any concerns with the management at the time. It is,...More

    Reviewed March 20, 2017

    Stayed for a quick overnighter. Understand the owners haven't been in situ very long so I found writing a review a bit hard and wanted to allow for that. Our room was quite small but we felt a few simple and cheap fixes would have...More

    1  Thank theploppys
    Response from Blacklion H, Manager at The BlackSmith's ArmsResponded March 21, 2017

    Thank you for your review, although it does seem a trifle odd that you waited almost a month to submit it and did not mention any of these problems to us during your stay, which may have helped us to make your stay more enjoyable....More

    Reviewed March 19, 2017

    Steve & Vicky made us very welcome, there was a roaring fire and a feeling of cosyness about the pub. Steve showed us to our room, which was clean, modern and well equipped. Our doggy was also made very welcome. We stayed Fri & Sat...More

    Thank JudeNIan
    Response from Blacklion H, Manager at The BlackSmith's ArmsResponded March 20, 2017

    Thank you so much for your very positive review. Hope you had good journey home. It was a real pleasure to meet you both (and the dog). Look forward to seeing you again when you are in the area. Steve & Viki

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    Amenities
    • Top amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Restaurant
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Breakfast included
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    • Free Parking
    • Airport Transportation
    • Breakfast included
    • Meeting Rooms
    • Multilingual Staff
    • Breakfast Available
    • Things to do
    • Restaurant
    • Bar/Lounge
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    • Price range
    • $79 - $98 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Hotel class
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    • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
    • Family Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 6
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    • England >
    • East Sussex >
    • Lewes >
    • Halland
    • Also Known As
    • Black Lion Hotel Lewes
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    "only saw one room but very quiet"
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    "ask for a room not next to the fire escape"
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    "Stay well clear of this place, any good reviews are clearly fake!"
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    "Can't help here. We were dining only."
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