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The Cooden Beach Hotel

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Traveller (265)
Room & Suite (51)
Dining (46)
Ratings and reviews
  • Excellent46%
  • Very good28%
  • Average14%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible5%
Travellers talk about
“sea view”(92 reviews)
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What's included
Free Wifi
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Beachfront
Pool
Non-Smoking Hotel
Restaurant
Room Service
Suites
Bar/Lounge
Fitness centre
Pets Allowed
Spa
Wheelchair access
3 Star Hotel
Built in 1928 the Hotel is a building of character which has undergone several changes of ownership in its time. The beginning of 2005 was the year the current owner took over the hotel and refurbished at that time also adding a beautiful beachside terrace to enjoy refreshments...
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Location and contact
Cooden Sea Road, Bexhill-on-Sea TN39 4TT, England
23.5 miles to Lydd Intl Airport
12 restaurants are within a 1 mile radius
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All reviewssea viewbeachside restaurantwedding receptionour waitersunday lunchrestaurant staffwaiting staffleisure facilitiesgin palacefish and chipsafternoon teaoverlooking the beachfunction roomwedding partysteam roomsingle roomlovely location
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Very nice food, great location, lovely staff. Perhaps waiting staff should know it bit more about the dishes they hope to sell. They kept going back to kitchen to answer our queries, other than that, we will be back (often)

Thank barryholland155
Response from Ali R, Guest Relations Manager at The Cooden Beach HotelResponded today

Dear Guest Thank you for taking the time to post your feedback. I will pass on your comments to the Brasserie Manager. We look forward to welcoming you back again soon.

Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Dinner at the hotel with friend ... excellent service discrete but attentive .. a small problem with the main course was resolved speedily by Andre. Thank you to Andre and staff, we will be dining with you again!

1  Thank EricJackson
Response from Ali R, Guest Relations Manager at The Cooden Beach HotelResponded today

Dear Guest Thank you for taking the time to post your comments We look forward to welcoming you back again soon.

Reviewed 5 days ago

We attended a wedding. Our room was a decent size and well appointed. I use a CPAP machine and there were no electric points near the bed. I rang Reception and within minutes someone with an extension lead came and even taped the cable round...More

Thank BP B
Response from Ali R, Guest Relations Manager at The Cooden Beach HotelResponded today

Dear Guest Pleased to read that you had a great stay and enjoyed your friends Wedding. We always used to supply bottled water in the Bedrooms but found there was so many bottles wasted after only a sip. We are very conscious of the environmental...More

Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

The cooden beach hotel holds very very fond memories for both me and my husband as we got married there 2 years ago...the wedding was absolutely perfect, nothing was too much trouble. Since then we've been back several times for lunch, overnight stays, afternoon tea...More

1  Thank flisstrev
Response from Ali R, Guest Relations Manager at The Cooden Beach HotelResponded today

Hi Fliss & Trevor, How lovely to read your review ! Yes, we remember your wedding, hard to believe its 2 years already ! Jenny and the wedding team send you their regards. Its fabulous for us to know that our Bridal couples return to...More

Reviewed 5 days ago

A glorious sunny day yesterday so decided to walk along the sands to Cooden Beach for a coffee. We sat outside and ordered two large coffees with extra hot water and cold milk on the side. Two small coffees arrived...no hot water or milk...we had...More

Thank Jamcar16
Response from Ali R, Guest Relations Manager at The Cooden Beach HotelResponded today

Dear Guest, Thank you for taking the time to leave a comment. I am very sorry to hear that your expectations were not met this time. We pride ourselves on the fact we offer a wide range of gluten free options across all of our...More

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Amenities
Top amenities
Pool
Free Parking
Restaurant
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Room Service
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Beachfront
Breakfast included
Bar/Lounge
Spa
Hotel Amenities
Free Parking
Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
Room Service
Wheelchair access
Breakfast included
Business Centre with Internet Access
Dry Cleaning
Meeting Rooms
Laundry Service
Banquet Room
Conference Facilities
Non-Smoking Hotel
Things to do
Pool
Restaurant
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Bar/Lounge
Spa
Heated pool
Indoor pool
Details
Price range
US$157 - US$212 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms, Accessible rooms
Details
Price range
US$157 - US$212 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms, Accessible rooms
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Traveller (265)
Room & Suite (51)
Dining (46)
Pool & Beach (16)
Business Centre & Event Rooms (6)
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cathyjane
6 October 2017|
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Response from normalguy2016 | Reviewed this property |
There is little doubt that Christmas lunch, and a good one, will be served and I would strongly advise an early booking! If you find this a helpful comment please show this. Many thanks
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Mrs Karen C
29 September 2017|
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Response from djangoGibsons | Reviewed this property |
Yes they do provide towels in the Spa
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Lesley R
18 June 2016|
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Response from Chris A | Reviewed this property |
I can only answer for room 113 which is not above the function/dining room. The hotel will, I'm sure consider favourably if you request a room away from the function room. You only have to ask, you're the guest after all.
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Room Tips
"Beg for a sea view but you don't sit looking out of a window all day No air con so ask for a fan if..."
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"Sea rooms are great, but can be noisy if it's hot outside. There is no lift!"
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"Didn't stay at the hotel - just had dinner."
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"There is no lift. Bear this in mind if you have difficulty with stairs."
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