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London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Managed to get a last minute Easter break in Eastbourne and stayed at the Ivydene Guest Hotel. Darren was very welcoming and helpful and replied to my emails promptly which aided getting away the next day. The rooms were very clean and had been recently refurbished. Lovely friendly atmosphere in the hotel. Would highly recommend this hotel if you want...

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IvydeneEastbourne, Owner at Ivydene Guest House, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to review Ivydene. We are glad to hear that you loved our friendly atmosphere. Thank you once again.

Cologne, Germany
Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Ivydene Guest House is a wonderful place to stay because it is a very cosy, tasteful and clean house but especially the hospitality of Darren and Martin makes a stay great and really nice. The location is perfect. Not far from the beach and the city centre but also quiet. Nearby very good restaurants too. I am looking forward coming...

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IvydeneEastbourne, Owner at Ivydene Guest House, responded to this review

Dear Gabi, Thank you for taking the time to review us. We both enjoyed having you stay with us and we are looking forward to seeing you again sometime soon.

Brighton, United Kingdom
Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

Stayed for two nights with my mother over the Easter break. We each had a single room which were like brand new. It has that fresh carpet smell and everything is extremely clean and well presented. You can park on the road for free, though it does get busy, there are plenty of side streets around. it's really near the...

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IvydeneEastbourne, Owner at Ivydene Guest House, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to review Ivydene, we are glad you enjoyed your stay and that you found us to go above and beyond your expectations. We hope you see you again sometime in the future.

Reviewed 27 February 2017 via mobile

This is the second time I have used the Ivydene guest house. My first experience was fantastic and this time it had topped the last. The beautiful room had been cleaned to an impeccable standard. The friendliness and helpfulness from the staff could not be beaten; nothing is ever an issue. Just overall, the guest house is maintained at a...

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IvydeneEastbourne, Owner at Ivydene Guest House, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to write us a review. We are glad that you enjoy your stays and we look forward to seeing you again when you visit your friends again soon.

Hamburg, Germany
Reviewed 9 October 2016

Having made no reservation we found the ’Ivydene’ by pure chance - and what a stroke of luck it was! From the moment we rang the bell we were treated like good friends and felt comfortable at once. The house is meticulously clean - but in a cosy way! Breakfast is served punctual to the minute, cooked according to one’s...

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IvydeneEastbourne, Owner at Ivydene Guest House, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to review us. We are glad you enjoyed your stay and that we met your expectations.

Reviewed 28 September 2016 via mobile

Clean, comfortable, near sea front & town, tasty breakfasts cooked to order...what more could you ask for? Made to feel most welcome. I would stay here again if ever in Eastbourne and recommend it. I stayed 3 nights.

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IvydeneEastbourne, Owner at Ivydene Guest House, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to review us. We are glad you enjoyed your stay and that we met your expectations.

Portsmouth, United Kingdom
Reviewed 22 September 2016 via mobile

What a refreshing change staying in a Guest House as opposed to corporate hotel. Darren was so helpful with my late check in and delayed trains. I was warmly welcomed and shown to my well equipped clean bedroom. Lovely comfortable bed, clean linen, quality towels etc. I slept really well, no noise or disruptions. The cleanliness of the whole hotel...

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IvydeneEastbourne, Owner at Ivydene Guest House, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to review us. We are glad you enjoyed your stay and that we met your expectations.

Camberley
Reviewed 19 September 2016

My wife and I booked a three night stay and were not disappointed. Darren gave us a warm welcome, explained everything and showed us to our room (15) which was spotlessly clean as was the bathroom. You could order your breakfast the day before from a menu card and this was served freshly cooked, without any delay - delicious! Darren's...

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IvydeneEastbourne, Owner at Ivydene Guest House, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to review us. We are glad you enjoyed your stay and that we met your expectations.

Reviewed 13 September 2016

The hotel is lovely and clean and the breakfasts are great. Parking can be a little difficult. Darren and Martin certainly make you feel welcome and we would certainly recommend the Ivydene and would stay again.

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IvydeneEastbourne, Owner at Ivydene Guest House, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to review us. We are sorry that you found parking to be a little difficult however we are glad you enjoyed your stay and that we met your expectations.

Queensland, Australia
Reviewed 10 September 2016

What a find this hotel was, hosts Darren & Martin couldn't have been more welcoming , fabulous breakfasts ,we booked for 3 nights & stayed 5. The rooms were so comfortable ,spotless , & the hotel position just off the promenade was so handy, I highly recommend this hotel

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Thank you for taking the time to review us. We are glad you enjoyed your stay and that we met your expectations.

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Ivydene is a traditional Guest House in Eastbourne offering Bed and Breakfast accommodation from April until September. The Guest House is situated in a prime location for exploring Eastbourne's seafront, town center, theatres and surrounding areas. Ivydene is proud to offer 4 Star AA awarded bed and breakfast service and facilities for guest accommodation in the form of 14 pleasantly furnished, comfortable, en-suite bedrooms, all with flat screen TVs, tea and coffee making facilities and free WiFi. Indeed you can be assured of a warm Eastbourne welcome at Ivydene Guest House which is under the personal supervision of the resident proprietors Darren and Martin. Situated only 200 yards from the Seafront, unrestricted parking is available on either side of the road. Ivydene is conveniently placed for Eastbourne's and East Sussex's many holiday attractions, theatres, piers and town center shopping. Ivydene's location also gives you the opportunity to visit the beautiful Sussex countryside. There is a comfortable Lounge and Bar with a residential license and a patio area for your relaxation. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Ivydene Guest House

Address: Latimer Road | 5-6 Hampden Terrace, Eastbourne BN22 7BL, England
Region: United Kingdom > England > East Sussex > Eastbourne
Price Range: €47 - €89 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — Ivydene Guest House 4*
Number of rooms: 14
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“Room 15 at the back was very quiet.”
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“We had a room on the front of the hotel and had no problem with road noise.”
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“We were on the second floor. Very quite, we did´nt hear anyone else in the building. Good beds, nice and roomy bathroom.”
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“Don't want to give a secret away - I might find someone else in my room next year! The rooms and their amenities are all excellent.”
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