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The Guesthouse East

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Certificate of Excellence


Certificate of Excellence
No 1 in the Independent's '50 Best UK B&Bs', the 4-star Guesthouse East is ideally located close to beach, town centre and South Downs. There are 6 contemporary ensuite rooms, ranging from spacious doubles or twins, to family sized, sleeping up to 5. There are also separate kitchens in the suites. Self catering facilities are complemented by hotel-quality services: indulgent breakfasts, free WiFi, towels and toiletries.
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Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Laundry Service
Non-Smoking Hotel
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Family Rooms
Non-Smoking Rooms
Refrigerator in room
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Grade: 99 out of 100
131Restaurantswithin 0.3 miles
29Attractionswithin 0.3 miles
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The Guesthouse East was a delightful place to stay. The rooms are spacious and very clean. The bed was comfortable and the area is in a quiet area of Eastbourne. We stayed two nights in February, in order to attend my cousin's Diamond Wedding Party, and this was only a 10
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Response from Lisa P, Owner at The Guesthouse East
Responded yesterday
Thank you so much for taking the time to write a review, please come back and see us anytime. Very best wishes Tony & Lisa
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After working in Eastbourne for months I finally found this gem! The owners are really nice, nothings too much trouble. Rooms are clean and tidy, we made use of the apartment style rooms which has everything you need. Will be staying again for sure.
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Response from Lisa P, Owner at The Guesthouse East
Responded yesterday
Dear James Thank you for taking the time to write a review, we appreciate it very much. We are so pleased that you enjoyed your stay and we look forward to seeing you again. Take care and thank you again. Tony & Lisa
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We couldn't have asked for a better room, we stayed in the red room. Superb cleanliness and has everything you could possibly need. It is also in a great location to seafront and town. Tony and Lisa were lovely and it really was home from home. Would highly recommend and would
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Response from Lisa P, Owner at The Guesthouse East
Responded yesterday
Hi and thank you for taking the time to write a lovely review for us, please come back and see us anytime, we would love to see you. Best wishes Tony & Lisa
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My husband and I stayed here for one night but will definitely be back for a longer stay. The owners were lovely, the room (number 2, king bed, kitchen with table and chairs, 3 seater sofa on first floor) was amazing. I have stayed in several hotels along the seafront and this
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The owners were very welcoming and would make every effort to help you enjoy your stay. The location is perfect within minutes from the beach and the pier. In general what you'll find in this guesthouse is a wealth of stylish collections of things, whether that’s a diver’s
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Spacious family room but still with a sniff of style!
View from bedroom window (top floor)
Ironing board behind the door
You can see the sea found it a quite street
Hi Brian there is roadside parking and we provide our guests with Free parking permits for their stay. Many thanks Lisa
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Hallo ja, wir haben auf der Straße Parkplätze auerhalb und wir bieten kostenlose Parkplätze für Ihren Aufenthalt. Vielen Dank Tony
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"All the rooms are great."
"You get a whole lot of room for the very reasonable rate."
"number 2 first floor"
"All rooms are well facilitated and at high standard."
"It really doesn't matter what room you choose - they're all gorgeous"
US$115 - US$157 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
United KingdomEnglandEastbourne
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