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135 High Street, Lewes BN7 1XS England See on map
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Free Wifi
Free Parking
Breakfast Buffet
Non-Smoking Hotel
Restaurant
Room Service
Family Rooms
4 Star accommodation
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This a lovely hotel with plenty of character. We had a beautiful room and with a very large ensuite bathroom, and even though we were at the front of the hotel overlooking the High Street, we did not find the traffic noisy as this is...More

Thank Jan D
Response from SteveT258Hove, Manager at The ShelleysResponded 2 weeks ago

This is a super review to start October and thank you so much. Hopefully your plans will allow another visit from Leighton Buzzard before too long as you were delightful patrons. The Shelleys has a great deal to offer and we are making ongoing improvements...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Lovely hotel although a little tired in places,great room comfy bed fabulous black out curtains will definitely be staying again, Had dinner in the bar which was delicious then breakfast the next day, although breakfast was a little disappointing we had the full English breakfast...More

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Response from SteveT258Hove, Manager at The ShelleysResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you so much for choosing the Shelleys and for your kind review; your feedback regarding the breakfast is appreciated Hopefully we can see you again before too long as you were super guests

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

This hotel ticks all of the boxes. Very friendly and helpful reception staff, spacious hotel with nice dining area and lounge. Our room was at the front of the hotel was both spacious and well furnished. The bed was comfortable, a small walk-in wardrobe and...More

Thank K_R_2466
Response from SteveT258Hove, Manager at The ShelleysResponded 2 weeks ago

We really appreciate this review and thank you for writing in such glowing terms. The staff are over the moon and very much looking forward to your next visit from London. Meanwhile renewed thanks for your kind words

Reviewed 29 August 2018 via mobile

A lovely hotel with lots of character and charm. Staff are friendly and attentive and make you feel at ease. Breakfast was well presented and tasty. We enjoyed a delicious dinner after drinks in the garden.

Thank Mark S
Response from SteveT258Hove, Manager at The ShelleysResponded 30 August 2018

What a super review and thank you so much for visiting us from the wilds of Kent. Needless to say Team Shelleys are very much looking forward to seeing you again as you were delightful guests

Reviewed 16 August 2018 via mobile

There are some good things. Central location. The young staff were friendly. The room was large. The bed comfy. Our room was at the front. We asked to be at the back but were told that because we’d book after a certain date we had...More

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Response from SteveT258Hove, Manager at The ShelleysResponded 19 August 2018

The Shelleys retains a delightful old world charm and can trace its history back to the Sixteenth century. Whilst we were sorry to learn your stay did not hit all the right notes, there do seem to have been many positive aspects of your stay....More

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Description
Step off the historic High Street in the beautiful county town of Lewes and into the peaceful tranquility of The Shelleys; an elegantly sublime 17th Century, family-run, country house hotel. The Shelleys offers More discreet service, with high standards, within a uniquely calm ambience, with friendly staff who anticipate your every need. With nineteen luxury boutique rooms, all en-suite, each designed and decorated to reflect our Georgian origins and fitted with a television and Wi-Fi access; The Shelleys perfectly combines English tradition with contemporary luxury. Dating back to 1588, The Shelleys is a grade II* listed property – falling into the 4% bracket viewed as a “particularly important building of more than special interest” by English Heritage… Located close to Brighton and Eastbourne, this East Sussex hotel is the perfect venue for a change of scene. Whether it’s a weekend of rest and relaxation, a romantic break, or a base from which to explore the surrounding historical town and South Downs, you’ll find your every need is anticipated at The Shelleys. The a la carte lunch and dinner menu is available in the stylish award-winning Apostrophe Restaurant or on the brick-paved terrace overlooking our beautiful gardens. Morning Coffee & Afternoon Tea, Drinks and Bar Lunches are also available throughout the day. Less
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Hotel Amenities
HOTEL FEATURES
Room Service
Free Parking
Restaurant
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Bar/Lounge
Banquet Room
Dry Cleaning
Golf course
Meeting Rooms
Non-Smoking Hotel
Pool
Beachfront
Spa
Breakfast included
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Hotel class
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Number of rooms
19
Price range
US$110 - US$210 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Also Known As
The Shelleys Hotel Lewes
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Shelleys Hotel Lewes
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Hotel Shelleys
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The Shelleys Lewes, East Sussex
Location
United Kingdom > England > East Sussex > Lewes
Hotel class
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Number of rooms
19
Price range
US$110 - US$210 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Also Known As
The Shelleys Hotel Lewes
,
Shelleys Hotel Lewes
,
Hotel Shelleys
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The Shelleys Lewes, East Sussex
Location
United Kingdom > England > East Sussex > Lewes
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"Stay away from the front rooms - they are right on the noisy street!"
75traveller2018
3 Aug 2018
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"overlooking garden"
kim125325
6 Jul 2018
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"Quieter at the back but that didn't bother us!"
SPEN55
19 Mar 2018
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"All rooms are excellent and all have Wifi"
tanya_turner69
27 Feb 2018
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