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Review of The Highdown
5.0 of 5 bubblesReviewed 18 Sept 2023
We stayed on 7th September for one night for my birthday. We were blown over by the quality of the rooms the restaurant was amazing best pub type food we have had in years and so much choice. Well done to the Chef. All the staff were so friendly nothing too much trouble we will definitely be back and stay longer. We were left a lovely bottle of bubbly in our room and a Happy Birthday message which was very unexpected. We would like to say a big thank you to the Manager Maria and Owen in the restaurant too sorry didn't find out any other names of staff.
Date of stay: September 2023
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Reviewed 18 September 2023 via mobile

Lovely hotel with nice rooms. Everything is done to a high standard and very clean. Beds were comfy. The rooms were quite hot, and although a fan was in the room this wasn’t sufficient at cooling it down. Please look at air con. Generally great food at the hotel. Lovely cooked breakfasts including fresh fruit, nice yogurts and decent pastries, although they do need to learn how to poach an egg. Also, almost every meal there was a wait for at least one of our group to get their meal. We were a group of four so not too complicated. Would stay again and hope that some tweaks can be made based on feedback. The staff were very friendly and accommodating.

Date of stay: September 2023
Trip type: Travelled as a couple
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Reviewed 5 September 2023

We recently enjoyed a wonderful weekend with several friends at The Highdown and cannot say enough good things about it!

We were there to celebrate my husband's birthday and hosted a dinner for 21 in the private dining room, with pre-dinner drinks on the terrace outside beforehand and as a result, would definitely recommend The Highdown for any special occasion!

My online interaction with the staff (with special thanks to Tom and Alice) from booking the dining room and 6 bedrooms to finalizing the menu and organizing a special cake to bring in, was excellent. On arrival, we received a warm welcome from all the staff we encountered and were very impressed with the quality of the bedrooms and, particularly, the amazing bathrooms! My only negative comment is that it was very hot that weekend and the bedrooms do not have air conditioning. However, each room came with a fan and between having windows that opened and keeping the curtains drawn, we were able to cool the room enough to enjoy a good night's sleep.

Breakfast the next morning was excellent and we then went for a walk in the lovely gardens next to the hotel. Finally, I'd like to give a special word of thanks to Phil who took care of all our needs at the dinner and beyond.

The Highdown really is a hidden gem in West Sussex Downs and we had a terrific stay. I am a Brit living in the USA and frequent traveler and look forward to returning here in the future.

Date of stay: August 2023
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Thank Helen H
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Reviewed 31 August 2023

Lovely venue and the staff always helpful. Unfortunately, hit and miss with the food. The roasts are very good but are ruined by the excessively salty gravy which I realised too late. Had to return meal as inedible. My husband had the steak with the peppercorn sauce, he said the steak was excellent but again the sauce was excessively salty. Fortunately, he tasted before pouring on the steak. I did complain to a member of staff who advised that the gravy is made with homemade stock. Since when is homemade stock excessively salty. I cannot believe people people are prepared to eat a really salty meal. Is it a ploy for you to drink more!!!!

Date of stay: August 2023
Trip type: Travelled with family
Thank Sharon D
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Reviewed 29 August 2023

We stayed at the hotel with all of the wedding party and family for our wedding. The hotel is so beautifully finished and the staff were very friendly and and always on hand to help with whatever we needed!
We booked the private room and the buffet option was seriously tasty!!
Breakfasts each morning were included in the overnight stay and were perfection!
Genuinely couldn’t fault our stay and I look forward to returning for future anniversarys 😊

Date of stay: August 2023
Trip type: Travelled with friends
Thank Geo280292
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Reviewed 25 August 2023

A fantastic, imacculatly clean and relaxing stay. Booked this hotel last minute before attending a wedding in the local area and I cannot believe that they had space. Perfect accomodation and perfect place to relax after a late night. We even stayed an had lunch in the restaurant the next day which was equally as fantastic.

Room tip: Make sure to book for lunch or dinner in the restaurant
Date of stay: August 2023
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