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Cumberland Hotel Eastbourne

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Certificate of Excellence
  • Excellent30%
  • Very good41%
  • Average12%
  • Poor11%
  • Terrible6%
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Free Internet
Breakfast Buffet
Non-Smoking Rooms
Restaurant
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Free Parking
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3 Star Hotel
The Cumberland is one of Eastbourne’s Premier Hotels, commanding a wonderful position on the seafront overlooking the famous Flower-Decked Promenade, the Bandstand and the English Channel.In the Lounges and Wordsworth Restaurant, all of which have breathtaking sea views, you will find...
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34-36 Grand Parade, Eastbourne BN21 3YT, England
30.9 miles to Lydd Intl Airport
112 restaurants are within a 0.25 mile radius
2.4 miles from Beachy Head
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

This is an older hotel on the promenade. We had a room with sea views which were stunning both in the evening and at dawn. Room was comfortable and quite large. Unfortunately the walls are paperthin and the family next door kept us awake until...More

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

food and service great ,hotel badly in need of updating ,entertainment ok.main complaint s creaky floorboards throughout,our room overlooked bin area .old mattresses ,bins,cardboard etc.and prices of drinks extortionate .

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

having travelled from the midlands and been in lots of hotels ,it was like trying to get staff when asking anything like you wasn't in a English hotel no one was willing to help in any way with a problem that arose threw no fault...More

4  Thank tentonicgirl76
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Stayed here as part of a coach tour, hotel was clean and well furnished, fantastic location on the seafront, I was on the first floor overlooking a rooftop with dead flies and mould/mildrew. Room was well equipped though the green bedding covers could be changed...More

Thank mom3181
Reviewed 9 June 2018

Believe it or not guests are not allowed now to watch the TV in the lounge bar; we were on all previous visits!! I was given some baloney about licence restrictions. If you are planning on watching World Cup games in the bar FORGET it!...More

Thank Jerry M
Response from Cumberland Hote... E, Manager at Cumberland Hotel EastbourneResponded 10 June 2018

As stated in our reply to your letter, the hotel does indeed have a licence covering all 72 bedrooms. New legislation requires an additional licence to watch terrestrial television with the exception of Sky News, in the hotel's public areas, which the Directors of the...More

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Certificate of Excellence
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Free Internet
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Price range
US$104 - US$166 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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#9 Family Hotel in Eastbourne
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Accessible rooms, Family Rooms
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US$104 - US$166 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
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#9 Family Hotel in Eastbourne
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Accessible rooms, Family Rooms
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15 July 2018|
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Response from Cumberland Hote... E | Property representative |
Unfortunately the street parking situation is out of our control. We don't have any parking facilities of our own. Kind Regards Yvonne
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barb11022017
4 June 2017|
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Response from topnoteevents | Reviewed this property |
Hi At the side of main entrance is a ramp to a door which takes you into the hotels ballroom. From there, the lift goes to all floors. Hope this helps
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"public rooms used for meetings couldn't use"
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"Pay for a seaview room you will not regret it."
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"Ask for a sea facing room"
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"Sea rooms excellent."
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