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The Shelleys

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Reviewed 8 July 2015

Lewes is short on quality hotels and Shelleys used to be high on the list of desired places to stay. However, the hotel has gone through too many changes of ownership and management and the neglect is all to visible from poorly trained and unsupervised...More

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Response from SteveT258Hove, Manager at The ShelleysResponded 10 July 2015

While this thoughtful review is appreciated, please rest assured that a considerable sum has been invested in the hotel since the current team became involved. Most of this important work has however been behind the scenes. While the guest facing areas are crucial first and...More

Reviewed 5 July 2015

We stayed at The Shelleys hotel for 2 nights in April 2015 for what should have been a special weekend away in a 4 Star hotel in the beautiful town of Lewes In the event our experience then and the subsequent way we have been...More

4  Thank chrisQ476NM
Response from SteveT258Hove, Manager at The ShelleysResponded 7 July 2015

One imagines this whole matter was motivated by the desire for some sort refund for as far as one can see, the hotel were kind enough to offer a complimentary stay which, for whatever reason, has not found favour. To be clear that offer is...More

Reviewed 30 June 2015

We Booked here as it is convenient for Glyndebourne. We arrived about mid day and were immediately shown to our room. Room 3 is well furnished, a double bed and 2 armchairs, tray with bottles water and glasses, also kettle, tea etc on the chest...More

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Response from SteveT258Hove, Manager at The ShelleysResponded 2 July 2015

Thank you for such a lovely and comprehensive review. The team at Shelleys thought of you as delightful guests and it was their pleasure to host and to serve you Glyndebourne is so special and we are thrilled to welcome patrons. The new team really...More

Reviewed 28 June 2015

Our bags were taken immediately we arrived and we were shown to a large room with massive armoire, armchairs a table, desk and plenty of Hilsdon water. Really good size and bright bathroom. No decent view but it did 't matter to us. What did...More

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Response from SteveT258Hove, Manager at The ShelleysResponded 29 June 2015

Thank you for such a fine review. It really has given the team at Shelleys the pat on the back they needed. Your level 5 status as a prolific TripAdvisor contributor also means a great deal to us and we are very much looking forward...More

Reviewed 18 June 2015

Spacious room, with a big bathroom and walk-in wardrobe. big soft bed. Tea tray. Old-fashioned décor well maintained and clean. House-keeping slow. By 1430 nobody had made the beds. Private breakfast very goodMore

1  Thank tiklaima
Response from SteveT258Hove, Manager at The ShelleysResponded 19 June 2015

A top review from a top contributor and thank you so much for both your kind words and for visiting us from Switzerland. Please accept our apologies the room attendant was a little slow - this is excellent feedback which we have passed on to...More

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US$118 - US$317 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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"We had a garden view room; those at the front will overlook the high street."
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"Not much in the way of views as in town."
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