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Hastings, United Kingdom
Reviewed 2 days ago NEWvia mobile

Went for xmas party night What a mistake!! The food was well below average, mean portions, tasteless, turkey dinner. Mushroom tart starter was disappointing. Glad I went for the cheese and biscuits for desert! The wine was served warm! Will not be going there again. Very dated decor.

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Bexhill-on-Sea, United Kingdom
Reviewed 1 week ago

We've discovered we are lucky enough to have a wonderful restaurant locally. We enjoyed fresh, beautifully cooked cuisine. While Andre and Harriet made us very welcome and provided such attentive service. Thank you to all at The Cooden Beach for making our evening, we shall return!

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Alfriston, United Kingdom
Reviewed 1 week ago

Stayed over night as a Birthday treat for my Husband, checked in and went to our room which was right at the back of the Hotel, overlooking rooftops and carpark areas. Wendy back to Reception and they changed it without hesitation, only problem was that the electronic key didn't work, so we left it with Reception to sort and went...

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Just spent a lovely relaxing birthday weekend in the Hotel. My parents live opposite so we've been in the Cooden Tavern to eat a few times and it was superb. This was the 1st time we had stayed in the hotel and it was great. The room was ideal for what we wanted and very quiet. There was a party...

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Eastbourne, United Kingdom
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I recently made my first visit to this hotel in order to dine there on a Sunday evening. Not many places serve meals on Sunday evenings but, with this one open, they don't need to! Very attractively laid out room, nicely balanced menu, excellently cooked food, and impeccable service from Andre and Stephanie. I heartily recommend it and look forward...

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Thank Anthony R
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Andre looked after us from the moment we arrived, knowledgable & attentive. Attention to detail from the bar staff impressive. Food good & varied.. round of applause to the young chef whom we meet after the lunch. Thank you all for making it such a memorable lunch.

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Canton of Vaud, Switzerland
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I could not have wished to have stayed at a more friendly, caring or welcoming hotel. Nothing was too much trouble either for me or my little dog, who was also made very welcome. The staff were all exceptionally kind and helpful, and knowledgeable about the area. I ate in both restaurants and the meals are excellent. There is also...

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Hastings, United Kingdom
Reviewed 29 October 2016

From the moment I arrived at the hotel to stay the night before our wedding, the staff were amazing, friendly and nothing was too much trouble! On our actual wedding day, Jacqui and Chris were Just fab, continually running after us and wouldn't have been the same without you! thank you! The hotel was beautifully decorated and they really listened...

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Bexhill-on-Sea, United Kingdom
Reviewed 28 October 2016 via mobile

Stayed two nights in this hotel, situated fight by the beach. It has gym, swimming pool, bars, decent restaurant and everything else I could want. My room was spacious, clean, well furnished and had a big en suite bathroom. Breakfast was included and was lovely. Only drawback is it can be noisy: they often have music and the train station...

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Taunton
Reviewed 26 October 2016

Nice room, clean and tidy. Nice to have an iron and ironing board in room. Friendly staff on reception. Good breakfast. Pool was relaxing. Sports equipment in gym quite dated but in working order. Easy of parking also a bonus. I would stay again.

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Amenities

Highlights
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Pool
  • Free Parking
  • Restaurant
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Room Service
  • Beachfront
  • Free Breakfast
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Spa
About the property
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
  • Beachfront
  • Wheelchair Access
Things to do
  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Spa
  • Hot Tub
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Suites
  • Accessible rooms
  • Family Rooms
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  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Public Wifi
Services
  • Free Parking
  • Room Service
  • Free Breakfast
  • Dry Cleaning
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Laundry Service
  • Banquet Room
  • Conference Facilities
  • Business Centre with Internet Access
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Built in 1928 the Hotel is a building of character which has undergone several changes of ownership in its time. The beginning of 2005 was the year the current owner took over the hotel and refurbished at that time also adding a beautiful beachside terrace to enjoy refreshments overlooking the sea and stunning sunsets over the Sussex Downs. The Hotel continues with an upgrade plan throughout all areas. The Beachside Restaurant with its sea view, Traditional English Menu and Sunday Carvery also The Cooden Tavern is a Bistro style eatery to cater for all guest requirements as well as a bar and lounge. For those who would like to relax with a swim the Leisure Club with heated pool, sauna, spa, steam room and gym is available. ... more   less 

Additional Information about The Cooden Beach Hotel

Address: Cooden Sea Road, Bexhill-on-Sea TN39 4TT, England (Formerly Jarvis Cooden Beach)
Region: United Kingdom > England > East Sussex > Bexhill-on-Sea
Price Range: ₹ 6,675 - ₹ 13,486 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — The Cooden Beach Hotel 3*
Number of rooms: 41
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The Cooden Beach Hotel Bexhill-On-Sea, East Sussex
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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?

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“Opt for a seaview room”
 of 5 bubbles wendyg567, 28 Nov 2016 | Read review
“Sea views are amazing”
 of 5 bubbles 2JMB, 7 Nov 2016 | Read review
“Sea view family room was fab. Spacious and light.”
 of 5 bubbles karenburgess2016, 28 Oct 2016 | Read review
“Sea View worth it”
 of 5 bubbles FiStell, 26 Oct 2016 | Read review
“If you opt for a sea-view, it may be noisy as the waves rattle the beach pebbles!”
 of 5 bubbles neyres, 19 Oct 2016 | Read review
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