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The Bear Inn and Burwash Motel

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Sussex, England
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693 reviews
87 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 296 helpful votes
Reviewed 22 October 2016

I wanted a quick lunch so went for their wild boar pate. The pate tasted OK, but was oddly encased in some flaccid pastry, and the toast served with it was from bog-standard white sliced bread. Just not good enough. Note - I am rating this as a restaurant, not a hotel.

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Thank Fudge03
Dymchurch, United Kingdom
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10 reviews
Reviewed 17 September 2016

Pre booked for a cavery on the way home. Good food. Choice of meats and fresh vegetables. Choice of 3 puddings. Staff were efficient and attentive. We had the conservatory to ourselves. The manager met the bus when we arrived and ushered us into the alternative door( it was raining, so 2 door we good to escape the rain) A... More 

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Thank BiarritzBelle
East Sussex, United Kingdom
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67 reviews
33 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 85 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 September 2016 via mobile

Full of young noisy, swearing people, an absolutely awful place in such a lovely part of the world, the only other choice in the village is the rose and Crown hidden down a little track, take my advice and stay well clear of this place, it really is that bad.

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Thank happyhun
London, United Kingdom
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139 reviews
50 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 115 helpful votes
Reviewed 30 August 2016

Motel has lovely big clean rooms in annexe but it needs a lot of updating. Need new mattress and have to get rid of mould in shower. We discovered when leaving that the glass sliding door can't lock. We appreciated the wonderful location and views from here. Free Parking and welcome tray with tea, coffee etc was a welcome addition.... More 

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1 Thank ronelvz
Greater London, United Kingdom
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6 reviews
3 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 27 August 2016

This is not a hotel - it is really just a "pub with rooms" The rooms are in a separate annexe so fairly quiet. i stayed for one night and initially thought iit was going to be fantastic -a lovely biig room, nice garden with great viesws iin a wonderful liocation. Then the bad points started to reveal themselves: There... More 

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Eastbourne
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18 reviews
3 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 25 August 2016

A group of us ladies did a walk on the hottest day of the year so far around Burwash! We arrived back at The Bear Inn for a much needed drink and food. We were served promptly We were served promptly and politely. The drinks were downed within minutes ( unfortunately the food took nearly 50 minutes to arrive (it... More 

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Thank Carol T
London
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5 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed 24 August 2016

one star is just for the lovely setting the pub is in .. Dispointted to say the least .. dated restaurant area one table set with a table cloth ours never had a cloth.dated cutlery paper napkins no bud vase as that might of helped cheer things up .. non chatty waiter never checked if we were ok for drinks,... More 

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Thank Jay C
Hove, United Kingdom
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16 reviews
15 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 64 helpful votes
Reviewed 24 August 2016 via mobile

Visited this motel just on a walk in basis. We had always promised ourselves we would stay one day & as the weather so nice driving back from Rye we decided to see if they had a room. Initially I was told (after having to wait for the barman to finish watching an Olympic event with a group of men... More 

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Thank Bren H
EAST SUSSEX
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74 reviews
17 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 54 helpful votes
Reviewed 21 August 2016 via mobile

Where to begin, we booked for Saturday night and after reading a few reviews on Trip Advisor we were going with mixed opinions. On arrival the place looked lovely with a lovely garden offering you magnificent views but that is where the good points stopped. We entered the pub behind a massive screen showing tv and the place was busy... More 

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2 Thank KJTurner
London, United Kingdom
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5 reviews
Reviewed 15 August 2016 via mobile

We visited The Bear Inn as a group of 8 on the last night of our hols, having visited on a previous occasion. The staff were polite and helpful and our meals were presented nicely. Unfortunately we had to skip dessert as the desserts we were hoping for they didn't have. The garden is very well kept and has the... More 

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Amenities

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Parking
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Free Breakfast
About the property
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
  • Wheelchair access
  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
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  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Internet
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  • Free Parking
  • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
  • Free Breakfast

Additional Information about The Bear Inn and Burwash Motel

Address: High Street, Burwash TN19 7ET, England
Region: United Kingdom > England > East Sussex > Burwash
Price Range: £74 - £83 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — The Bear Inn and Burwash Motel 3*
Number of rooms: 8
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See which rooms travellers prefer

“See note above - this review is of the food, not the hotel”
 of 5 bubbles Fudge03, 22 Oct 2016 | Read review
“south facing rooms have the better veiws”
 of 5 bubbles 7272jat, 10 Jun 2016 | Read review
“Avoid, is probably my best advice”
 of 5 bubbles motoguzzinick, 1 Nov 2015 | Read review
“all good having stayed there and knowing the staff I can highly recommend this motel”
 of 5 bubbles BarryL344, 2 Aug 2015 | Read review
“Great view from Room 5”
 of 5 bubbles Deltablade, 23 Jul 2015 | Read review
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