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East Grinstead, United Kingdom
Reviewed 6 days ago NEWvia mobile

Beautiful house/hotel/restaurant in beautiful surroundings especially in Spring with all the flowers coming through We sat on comfy chairs & enjoyed a lovely afternoon tea with friends Very tasty, very reasonable We would like to come back for a round of golf & dinner Staff were very friendly especially Corey who looked after us while we were there

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Kent
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We visited here for a birthday tea which was excellent. Very good and attentive service, with seating by the fire as requested. Good choice of teas, sandwiches (although we had to pay extra for more sandwiches which we have never had to do before), light and tasty scones, cakes, pastries. We didn't feel hurried and enjoyed a leisurely afternoon. Very...

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Elizabeth B, Manager at Horsted Place, responded to this review

What a super review of your afternoon tea at Horsted Place. Thank you so much for taking the time to place it - there can be no higher compliment than "excellent" so we are very gratified to know how much you enjoyed it. We look forward to welcoming you on your next visit - the gardens are springing into life...

London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

This place is really classy, very good value for money... went there for the Lewis bonfire weekend and could not have chosen a better and more peaceful place to come back to after the festivities in Lewes . Will definitely stay again.

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Elizabeth B, Manager at Horsted Place, responded to this review

Thank you very much for your complimentary review. The Lewes Bonfire celebrations are hugely popular and very busy so it is good to know that Horsted Place provided a peaceful oasis for you to return to after the all the excitement. We are so glad you enjoyed your stay and look forward to welcoming you back.

London, United Kingdom
Reviewed February 15, 2017

We stayed in the Tower Suite on the 2nd floor, but no problem lugging our cases up as there is a dinky little lift that easily transports two people and luggage. You enter the suite into its own hall with the sitting room to the right and the bedroom and bathroom on the left. All is tastefully decorated with very...

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Elizabeth B, Manager at Horsted Place, responded to this review

How wonderful to read your enthusiastic review of your Valentine's Break at Horsted Place earlier this week. We are so pleased you enjoyed your stay with us and do appreciate your taking the time to give us your detailed and valued feedback. As the first saint's day of the year worthy of celebration, Valentine's always brings a happy sprinkling of...

Crowborough, United Kingdom
Reviewed February 9, 2017

My wife and I enjoyed our wonderful wedding at Horsted Place 10 years ago (which is still brought up and hailed by friends and relatives). We were remembered when we returned this past November for our tin anniversary, our suite had been upgraded and we felt very welcome. We always enjoy the civilised, relaxed atmosphere of Horsted place and cocktails...

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Elizabeth B, Manager at Horsted Place, responded to this review

Thank you so much for your kind review following your recent 10th anniversary stay at Horsted Place. We do so enjoy welcoming back couples who have married here over the years and it is wonderful to know that you and your friends and relations have such happy memories of your wedding day. Many congratulations on reaching your "Tin" anniversary and...

Copthorne, United Kingdom
Reviewed January 31, 2017

We chose Horsted Place as our wedding and reception venue after visiting many other local sites. Not only is it a beautiful building in a lovely setting, it also has a really lovely feel to it, something that was reinforced each time we visited. We met Katie, the Wedding Coordinator at one of their Open Days and we knew immediately...

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Elizabeth B, Manager at Horsted Place, responded to this review

What a treat to read your super review of your wedding celebrations at Horsted Place. It was an absolute pleasure to look after you and your guests and we are delighted that you have such happy memories of the day. We very much enjoy helping to create a bespoke wedding celebration for each and every one of our wedding couples...

London, United Kingdom
Reviewed January 30, 2017 via mobile

My husband and I had a very special evening at Horsted Place on a Saturday to celebrate my birthday. The food was delicious - especially the scallops starter and beef main course! The service was excellent too. We really enjoyed sitting by the fire listening to the pianist with our pre-dinner drinks. We're looking forward to visiting again soon!

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Elizabeth B, Manager at Horsted Place, responded to this review

How nice to read your lovely review today. I am delighted you both enjoyed your dinner and do appreciate your taking the time to let us know - it is so rewarding for everyone here to read your kind comments. It is always a pleasure to welcome back our former brides and grooms and we do hope that we will...

Royal Tunbridge Wells, United Kingdom
Reviewed January 24, 2017

I was, & am still intrigued by the many 5 star reviews on this site. The hotel, its setting, the staff, & the food are all lovely,.. but the decor & furnishings are not (in my opinion). We've stayed in many country house hotels over the years, & I understand the quirkyness & limitations that go with a listed building,...

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Elizabeth B, Manager at Horsted Place, responded to this review

Thank you for your review following your recent stay at Horsted Place. We are delighted that you found so much to enjoy and your compliments about the setting, our staff and the food are much appreciated. Your comments about the style of the furnishing and decor really do highlight how much personal taste plays its part and I am so...

Brighton, United Kingdom
Reviewed December 19, 2016

I decided to book a private room for 20 guests to celebrate my 70th birthday,as I had eaten and stayed here several times previously.We pre-selected our meals and choices from a lovely menu. Several of the guests stayed overnight and we were all given a discount. We met for pre dinner drinks whilst all the guests arrived and were served...

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Elizabeth B, Manager at Horsted Place, responded to this review

What a wonderful review, thank you very much for placing it and for choosing Horsted Place for your birthday dinner. We are so pleased that you and your guests enjoyed the evening and it is very rewarding for everyone here to read your kind comments about the food and the service you received. We look forward to your next visit.

Chigwell
Reviewed December 16, 2016

It had been almost 25 years to the day since I last visited Horsted Place and it was remarkable to discover that nothing had changed except for the fact that there is now a meeting room where an indoor swimming pool used to be. We were impressed on our first visit but this most recent excursion reminded us just how...

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Elizabeth B, Manager at Horsted Place, responded to this review

Thank you so much for your charming and detailed review of your recent visit to Horsted Place. It must have been very interesting to return to somewhere with such positive memories after such a long time and it is reassuring to know that the traditional country house style of the hotel has not changed and your stay more than lived...

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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Horsted Place is situated on the A26 just south of Uckfield and within 15 minutes drive of Glyndebourne. Originally a private family house, it is now a luxury country house hotel with AA red stars set in landscaped gardens with extensive views towards the South Downs. A grade II listed Victorian gothic mansion, it has original architectural features designed by Pugin and historical links to the British Royal Family. The fine dining, AA 2-rosetted restaurant offers modern English cuisine with freshly prepared seasonal local ingredients whenever possible. Afternoon teas (served on the Terrace in summer or in front of the Drawing Room fires in winter)are extremely popular. There is a croquet lawn and hard tennis court and guests also have use of the spa and leisure facilities at the East Sussex National, 2 minutes away by car. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Horsted Place

Address: Lewes Road | Little Horsted, Little Horsted, Uckfield TN22 5TS, England
Location: United Kingdom > England > East Sussex > Uckfield > Little Horsted
Price Range: $153 - $249 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — Horsted Place 4*
Number of rooms: 17
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“We loved the Tower Suite, separate sitting room, hall, bedroom and bathroom, rather like a lovely apartment.”
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 of 5 bubbles CNEP052, Feb 15, 2017 | Read review
“I'd recommend asking to see several before deciding”
 of 5 bubbles md11fly, Jan 24, 2017 | Read review
“I have stayed in several rooms including the Windsor suite and all were lovely.”
 of 5 bubbles edels1, Dec 19, 2016 | Read review
“Ground Floor Garden Rooms”
 of 5 bubbles Zeffy15, Dec 16, 2016 | Read review
“Looking west across the side 'lawn', that probably has the best view.”
 of 5 bubbles PeterM123, Sep 25, 2016 | Read review
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