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Belle Tout Lighthouse

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The Belle Tout Lighthouse at Beachy Head is a hotel with a difference. Built in 1832 and decommissioned in 1902, a tea-shop, a home, part-destroyed during the second world war and lovingly rebuilt in the 50's. Owned and filmed by the BBC, moved due to erosion - and now, beautifully restored and renovated.With 360 degree views of the English Channel, beautiful landscape, countryside and the enigmatic Seven Sisters, Belle Tout is a remarkable place to stay.With themed rooms such as 'The Captains Cabin', 'Old England' and 'Keepers Loft', the accommodation and facilities will ensure a comfortable and memorable break.
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This place doesn't disappoint! The views are incredible and Ian and the rest of the staff are great to sit and chat to over a complimentary drink. I liked the way we could sit and chat with other guests in the beautiful lounge area too. Ian has worked as a head chef for a
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Bought as a gift for our wedding anniversary by one of our daughters, we spent amazing night at the lighthouse. We didn't know quite what to expect but all boded well with the warm greeting we received on our arrival. We had the Beach Hut room which was ideal. A little snug
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We stayed at Belle Tout for three nights in the Captains Cabin. Pleasant welcome by Paul, the room was clean and comfortable, with a fantastic view towards the working Beachy head lighthouse, and a little bit of the countryside. Complimentary drinks in the evening are a nice
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We have stayed at the lovely Belle Tout twice. The setting is magical and a very special treat. The staff are wonderful - welcoming and nothing is too much trouble. Will we be staying there again? Absolutely YES - cannot recommend highly enough. other guests whilst we were there
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You must stay here ... Ian will make it special ... because once you’ve been you will return. It’s not just the welcome, the 5 o’clock drinks or the setting. You meet people and enjoy stunning views and Ian makes every stay one to remember. We took over the place and enjoyed
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Hi Sarah, There are hairdryers in all of our rooms and a guest fridge situated in the lounge where you can store your own drinks, bottle opener and glasses provided... I hope this helps? Regards Ian
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Is there anywhere within walking distance for dinner?
Hi, The Beachy Head pub is approx a 40-45min walk away to the East also the village of East Dean is a similar distance away to the North, there you will find a lovely Thai restaurant (Thai Terre) and The Tiger inn. Both do dinner. Regards Ian
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Hi, do rooms come with a hairdryer?
I'm sorry...i don't remember so well. Please contact the staff!
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Hi Tattie, I'd be surprised if they wouldn't accommodate your dog as they are so friendly but contact them. As mentioned, they usually operate 2 night minimum stays but single nights are not impossible. Enjoy.
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Hi, would love to stay here, how do I contact the owners?
Thank you for your enquiry. If you visit The belle tout website you can find the descriptions of our rooms, our 2016 tariff and all availability. If you wish to make a booking, please call us on 01323 423185 11am-5pm Sunday-Friday (reception closed Saturday for reservations) as we require a 50% deposit to secure any room. Many thanks Regards Ian Manager
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"All look fine, the views differ, the keepers loft is the authentic lighthouse room, but looks cramped."
"All the rooms have their own style, everyone a delight in it's own way"
"All the rooms are lovely - lower rooms looked larger."
"All rooms are excelent"
"Keepers Loft is fantastic but VERY small."
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