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herts
Reviewed 1 July 2012

only spent one night here, but we were made very welcome. The hosts couldnt do enough for you! the room was very clean, comfortable & had a fabby view of the sea, well worth paying the extra £10 for. we loved that the boat house was in a fairly quiet area, but the pier and shops were only a short...

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Seattle, Washington
Reviewed 15 June 2012

All in all a great experience. Thanks to the whole family. As a family run business, they have spent a lot of time giving the personal touch. Clean, quiet, and comfortable, it is everything you would want in a B&B. We are a family of four, and couldn't ask for anythign better. A great stay, thanks so much for helping...

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Thank JS and LM S
Romford, United Kingdom
Reviewed 2 April 2012

Wanted to book a 2 night break with my partner around the Eastbourne area, and after browsing, I found this pleasant guesthouse at a very reasonable cost. Situated just outside the main shopping/entertainment area, with free parking. The hosts, Kelly and Gary were most welcoming, and very informative of the local area. We had a double room, with ample space...

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Kent
Reviewed 12 December 2011

Travelled down for two nights during December 2011. Booked top of the house room number 6. Double bed, ensuite shower/toilet, sink in room, hair dryer, sky tv, clock radio, tea/coffee making facilities, two chairs, bedside cabinets with snazzy touch use lights and a small wardrobe. Wonderful sea view and when you sit up in bed you can see the sun...

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Thank wishes28
Warrington, United Kingdom
Reviewed 1 December 2011

What a nice little B&B. We arrived earlier than expected but still had a very friendly greeting and were allowed into one of our rooms while the other was quickly finished for us. The rooms were very clean and the beds comfortable. Breakfast was lovely and plentiful, certainly didn't need anything else to eat until late afternoon! Would certainly recommend...

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Reviewed 18 November 2011

Coming from Birmingham stayed one night to be closer to Gatwick, 45 min drive to airport car park. Needed to be away at 5 am. A courtesy knock on the door at 4.30, toast and coffee waiting . The warmest home from home with benefits. Lovley rooms, comfy beds, clean as can be. Will use everytime i have an early...

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Huddersfield, United Kingdom
Reviewed 1 November 2011

What a fantastic place, I booked in for 2 nights intending to spand the rest of my stay in a self-contained flat, which turned out to be a disaster, I went straight back to Gary and Marie to see if they still had a room, I was very lucky and spent 8 nights with them, they made me feel like...

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Thank 117jeff
Tonbridge, United Kingdom
Reviewed 4 August 2011

From the moment we arrived we were treated like friends. Could not fault it. Tasty breakfasts and very friendly and extremely clean. Would not hesitate to come back. In fact didn't want to go home! John and Claire.

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Oxford, United Kingdom
Reviewed 20 April 2011

Thank you, Marie, for a wonderful welcome and a super break! The room was comfortable and well-presented with a sea view. The breakfasts were great and there were so many places to visit nearby that we were spoilt for choice.

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Kent
Reviewed 7 July 2010

We visited The Boat House 4 times in 2009 and were surprised that there were no reviews. Paul and Stephanie were perfect hosts, nothiing was too much trouble. It is on the east end of Eastbourne in a very quiet close just off the main road. The food and service were excellent and there is free parking (at a premium...

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Address: 93 Royal Parade, Eastbourne BN22 7AE, England
Region: United Kingdom > England > East Sussex > Eastbourne
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Number of rooms: 5
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“When calling ask for one of the rooms with the sea view - it makes any trip just that little bit more special!”
 of 5 bubbles Lennyleswes, 15 Jul 2014 | Read review
“They are all good but make sure you have cash to pay as they do not take cards.”
 of 5 bubbles terrygrove, 19 Jul 2013 | Read review
“Rooms 3 and 6 have sea view”
 of 5 bubbles nos110, 22 Feb 2013 | Read review
“good sea view room ,en suite ,choice of tv channels.”
  • me on balcony outside my excellent room
 of 5 bubbles sargemneil, 22 Nov 2012 | Read review
“Less hassle and more relaxed than trying to find anything in Brighton on a company buget.”
 of 5 bubbles BSG_Viper, 3 Nov 2012 | Read review
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