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Orpington, United Kingdom
Reviewed 1 week ago

Food good, plenty of it. All the staff from, reception, waiting and cleaning were very helpful and friendly. Standard of cleaning in the hotel was very good. Our room was nice and warm as were the common areas. Ok the hotel is looking a little tired and really needs a good handyman on site to fix the little things, e.g....

Thank Kath L
Bridgend, United Kingdom
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Lovely clean hotel, staff great, food fantastic, entertainment ok, quiz a bit drawn out and bingo only one night out of 4. We did have a few teething problems as the hotel was cold in some rooms and hot water not so hot, but their forgot to alter timer as we had gone back an hour and boiler needed servicing...

Thank Marlene L
Reviewed 18 October 2016

We were lucky and found a parking space right outside, for which we bought an hour's ticket. There is a bit in front of the hotel marked "buses" which you could hover on. There are about 5 steps up to reception. We purchased parking permits from reception, a £1 a day which allows parking near the hotel but not immediately...

1Thank Ann B
Cambridge, United Kingdom
Reviewed 6 September 2016

Food made up for disappointing hotel, pity owner didn't spend money on refurbishment as well as pier. Bathroom had no curtain, which when on 4th floor shouldn't be a problem but decorators were using scaffolding outside our room as their tea break area so had to put towel up to window, spoke to receptionist and advised were unable to put...

Thank mooch10
Wrexham, United Kingdom
Reviewed 23 August 2016

The room I had was clean and comfortable though there was a crack in the bath panel. It was also large - I know that other members of the group had much smaller rooms. There was a full size fridge in the room when a smaller one would have been sufficient. Also the clock was huge - even I could...

Thank calselby
Reviewed 22 August 2016

Stayed with others via coach party over the air show weekend. Scaffolding covers the front of the hotel. On entry to the hotel, we were greeted by smokers sitting on the doorstep. This is just not acceptable. I did complain to a member of staff. En-suite door doesn't close. Bed not comfortable. Unable to open windows very much due to...

Thank Alph
Reviewed 17 August 2016

We had our reservations on making this booking based on some of the reviews we read, but it was the only hotel left that could accomodate our party of 5 as the Eastbourne airshow was on and almost all the accommodation had already been booked. The hotel itself is a bit run down, the decor a bit dated and you...

1Thank Allison47
Pregnana Milanese, Italy
Reviewed 13 August 2016 via mobile

This summer I spent my holiday at the albany hotel from 7th to 14th august. It was a good vacation and we had a good time. The room was large and silent because it was located at the back of the hotel. The breakfast was good with tipical english dishes but also bread and jam for the italian guests like...

Thank Diana C
Reviewed 31 July 2016

just had a one night stay in this hotel room was small but clean for a double staff where fine yes there is works going on outside of the hotel but did not cause us a problem at all came back to the hotel just after a 11pm to grab a drink or two and sit on the balcony and...

1Thank dafmanSussex
Rotherham, United Kingdom
Reviewed 27 July 2016

Once again we visited The Albany, which was organised by Woods Coaches of Barnsley. Excellent bedroom, clean and whilst there is scaffolding to the front and rear of the Hotel, it did not spoil the holiday. Maintainance is essential. The food was very good and plentyful. The staff were most helpful and eager to help at all times. If people...

1Thank ianrotherham441

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  • Beachfront
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Room Service
  • Free Internet
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  • Beachfront
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Bar/Lounge
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
  • Free Internet
  • Room Service
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Laundry Service
  • Concierge
  • Banquet Room
  • Multilingual Staff

Additional Information about Albany Lions Hotel

Address: Grand Parade, Eastbourne BN21 4DJ, England
Region: United Kingdom > England > East Sussex > Eastbourne
Price Range: ₹ 4,424 - ₹ 10,142 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Albany Lions Hotel 3*
Number of rooms: 59
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  • Can tickets for local attractions be purchased at the front desk?
  • Do you have to pay extra for a mini-fridge?
  • At what time does the pool open each day?

See which rooms travellers prefer

“We had a room with a sea view and it was spacious but the rooms above have creaky floorboards!”
 of 5 bubbles KathL828, 28 Nov 2016 | Read review
“We were in 212 lovely view and 405 lovely family room.”
 of 5 bubbles 159marlenel, 21 Nov 2016 | Read review
“The back was quiet. There were people arguing on the esplanade at the front so I was told on Sunday morning early.”
 of 5 bubbles annbW3227FJ, 18 Oct 2016 | Read review
“Check the room first”
 of 5 bubbles Alph, 22 Aug 2016 | Read review
“go to the view hotel much better rooms”
 of 5 bubbles dafmanSussex, 31 Jul 2016 | Read review
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