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bexhill
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We ate a meal here recently with our elderly aunt. The staff here are very nice, and are kind to their guests. Many of the people dining were residents. The food was okay, but very small portions for us, but adequate maybe for the older client. Tiny roll offered with our soup. A small slice and a half of meat,... More 

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Perth, Australia
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70 reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 14, 2016

A peculiarly English seaside hotel catering for an elderly clientele of whom the staff appeared to take great care. The Northern suited us as we were travelling with an older relative. There was nothing wrong with our room nor the service. However, it is hotel for a particular generation.

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Glasgow, Scotland, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 25, 2016

Return visit to the most welcoming homely friendly hotel.superb coffee in a restfull comfortable quaint atmosphere.pleasure to find nowadays.The hotel is very close to the beach a very nice promenade to stroll along after good meals.a pleasure to share.

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Wells-next-the-Sea, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 12, 2016

Our double room was newly refurbished with every facility - very comfortable. The food was once again excellent with good choices. The management and staff are ever so friendly and yet still respectful. Bexhill is a great place to visit and the Northern Hotel is the perfect place to stay. We shall return! Colin and Pat Garwood

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London, United Kingdom
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed April 18, 2016

I really think this hotel should indicate that it caters for an older clientele, making it totally unsuitable for a family. It was evident by the smell permeating the hotel and the corridors that food was being prepared for lunch or dinner, but it was not a pleasant smell at all! The room we were shown was old fashioned and... More 

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TheNorthernHotel, Manager at The Northern Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you for your recent comments regarding your visit to the hotel, we welcome feedback from our customers as this will help to improve and maintain the standards we wish to offer. We note your disappointment and express concern that we have failed your expectations. We have an ongoing program of refurbishment, which means that occasionally some of the rooms... More 

Cambridge
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 12, 2016

This is a really old fashioned seaside hotel but perfectly adequate. Only a couple of minutes walk from the De La Warr Pavilion and very close the the station, the hotel is conveniently located. The staff were friendly and helpful and I had a surprisingly large room with a nice ensuite. If I find myself in Bexhill again, I would... More 

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TheNorthernHotel, Owner at The Northern Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you for your kind comments, we look forward to welcoming you again on some future occasion. More 

bexhill
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81 reviews
40 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 102 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 23, 2016 via mobile

We had a family wake here recently, and the Northern Hotel provided us with a buffet, and function room. The food was absolutely wonderful. It was hot, plentiful and nicely presented. The staff were very attentive, and helpful too. I can throughly recommend the Northern Hotel for functions. They are a local family business and we need to support them.

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TheNorthernHotel, Manager at The Northern Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you so much for your review. Our food is freshly prepared on the premises and we always endeavor to provide good attentive service with a smile, it's so nice to have that appreciated. Thank you. More 

London, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 16, 2015

Stayed for the Bexhill fish festival . Very happy with the room nothing fancy just clean tidy & comfortable . Very friendly staff & a stones throw from the sea front .The only downside I would say that there is only on strret parking availible & can sometimes be difficult to find a space but this is no fault of... More 

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Mar Del Plata, Argentina
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 31, 2015

Travelling to East Sussex to attend the 'International Keane band fans gathering' I chose Bexhill for my stay. And I’ve found that the Northern Hotel was the perfect choice for my visit to this picturesque village, so related to the band. (See Keane’s ‘Sovereign Light Café’ video or Strangeland album cover art...!) Conveniently close to the station (just two blocks)... More 

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TheNorthernHotel, Owner at The Northern Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you so much for your review. Glad we could be of service. More 

Brighton, United Kingdom
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80 hotel reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 17, 2015

unpretentious genuine hospitality at a reasonable price. Very clean and well maintained. A traditional three star hotel just seconds from the beach. Room was spacious and spotless. Very comfortable. Breakfast was generous and well served. A good break by the sea.

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TheNorthernHotel, Owner at The Northern Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you for your review. We endeavor to provide quality service in a comfortable and relaxing environment, I'm pleased we were able to oblige. More 

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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
The Northern Hotel has been developed and improved by three generations of the Sims family. Today, while maintaining the friendly atmosphere that has always been a feature of the hotel, the family and staff endeavour to provide a high standard of cuisine, comfort and personal service. We are ideally situated in the heart of Bexhill, just a short distance to the Seafront, the famous De La Warr Pavilion and the Town Centre. ... more   less 

Additional Information about The Northern Hotel

Address: 76 Sea Road, Bexhill-on-Sea TN40 1JN, England
Location: United Kingdom > England > East Sussex > Bexhill-on-Sea
Price Range: $0 - $0 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — The Northern Hotel 3*
Number of rooms: 40
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The Northern Hotel Bexhill-On-Sea, East Sussex
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