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Crowborough, United Kingdom
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56 reviews
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 days ago NEW via mobile

I am a regular visitor to this Hotel and adore it's old fashion quirky style. In previous occasions there have been hiccups or breakfast and TV . However it has changed for the better. Breakfast was first class as was my evening meal. TV worked perfectly and I was able to access the free Wi-Fi. The layout at breakfast was... More 

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Thank Teresa P
Hastings, United Kingdom
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55 reviews
5 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Built in 1828, the Royal Victoria Hotel is a lovely living reminder of the elegance of a by-gone era. When you walk through the front doors, you are immediately transported in time. The staff are all very friendly and it is a delightful experience to sit by the window in the piano bar and look out over the English Channel.

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Epsom, United Kingdom
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13 reviews
4 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

A lovely quiet stay in Victorian splendour. Positives - Reception staff greeted us very warmly. The restaurant staff were very helpful and service was very good. The bedroom was massive with a comfortable large double. The evening meal was cooked and served well plus was not over priced. Breakfast choice good, plenty of it and not rushed. Not having to... More 

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London, United Kingdom
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54 reviews
13 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 37 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

A lovely find, not at all what I was expecting. Large Victorian imposing with loads of nice internal features. Very quiet, very comfortable and a very good value breakfast. They also accept dogs. I'd highly recommend this hotel for visitors to Hastings.

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Thank 10ymg10
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Lovely hotel and very clean. Staff were very helpful and friendly. Rooms a little dated but well sized. Hopefully staying here next year again with the family. An added bonus to have the dogs with us in the room too.

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Thank Emily W
The Woodlands, Texas
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64 reviews
8 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This hotel is right on the waterfront at Hastings and in its heyday would have been one of the best hotels in town. It is showing its age now, but it has a number of strong attributes. Firstly, the hotel staff make it their mission to please the guests and to provide service- such a refreshing approach these days. The... More 

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Thank Patricia M R
Uckfield, United Kingdom
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29 reviews
6 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Stopped one night here with the dogs to try it out before a summer stay. Lovely hotel and great staff. Ended up having both evening meal and breakfast in it as well. Will be back longer in the summer for sure.

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Thank Neil-Debs-7-2-14
London, United Kingdom
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3 reviews
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

After staying at the Royal Victoria in August, I found myself back there again in October. I wasn't expecting to be back so quickly and it was great to be back in Hastings. The Hotel was not booked by myself and we had doubles this time not deluxes, but there was no difference in room sizes, so I was happy.... More 

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Watford, United Kingdom
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13 reviews
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
Reviewed 28 October 2016 via mobile

In room 410, very small compared to others. Bathroom fittings dated, shower head scaled up (poor water flow). Wash basin and mirrors all very low. Lighting in room very dim. Noisey room... can hear traffic, sirens and music base from venue near by :( Carpets, doors and lift all looking dated and dirty.

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Perth
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed 18 October 2016

A reviewer describes the experience of the hotel as ‘like going back in time almost’. I can assure the reviewer that the hotel has changed little from when my family used to stay there for Christmas over forty years ago. For one thing, the lift is still as slow and creaky as it was then! However, this time my visit... More 

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  • Beachfront
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Room Service
  • Free Parking
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  • Beachfront
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
  • Wheelchair Access
  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Situated along the picturesque Hastings seafront, the Best Western Royal Victoria Hotel provides high standards of comfort and hospitality. Whether you are looking to explore the offerings of the East Sussex coastline or just want to stay at a quality hotel in Hastings, we are confident you will enjoy your stay with us. This elegant Victorian hotel has tastefully furnished bedrooms and suites, renowned Sea Terrace Restaurant & piano bar and conference & banqueting facilities with views across the English Channel and to Beachy Head. ... more   less 

Additional Information about BEST WESTERN Royal Victoria Hotel

Address: Marina, Hastings TN38 0BD, England
Region: United Kingdom > England > East Sussex > Hastings
Price Range: €54 - €131 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — BEST WESTERN Royal Victoria Hotel 3*
Number of rooms: 52
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Best Western Hastings
St. Leonards-On-Sea Best Western
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“Rooms at the back away from the promenade would be quieter”
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 of 5 bubbles BrenT562, 7 Nov 2016 | Read review
“Ask for a room facing the sea.”
 of 5 bubbles 754patriciamr, 1 Nov 2016 | Read review
“nice big rooms, pet friendly, good food and service”
 of 5 bubbles Neil-Debs-7-2-14, 1 Nov 2016 | Read review
“Always go for deluxe doubles with a sea view. Go as big as you can.”
 of 5 bubbles sdeenajeet, 30 Oct 2016 | Read review
“I would definitely suggest a room with a view”
 of 5 bubbles PerthTraveller63, 18 Oct 2016 | Read review
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