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Overview
135 High Street, Lewes BN7 1XS England See on map
AMENITIES
Free Wifi
Free Parking
Breakfast Buffet
Non-Smoking Hotel
Restaurant
Room Service
Family Rooms
4 Star accommodation
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All reviews superior room lovely hotel bridal suite beautiful building high street drawing room public rooms old building lovely garden wedding reception comfortable rooms car park lots of character breakfast was excellent stayed one night afternoon tea an overnight stay
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Nice room but dirty cup and hair in other cup Shower head covered in cal Nice hotel although seats need tlc Nice and obliging staff Terrible food for dinner a crab and avocado mouse that was liquid served with under done cheap white toast. Cod...More

Thank Nicolasac
Response from SteveT258Hove, Manager at The ShelleysResponded 1 week ago

This is clearly a disappointing critique in part and seems to centre in the main around the F&B side of things. A full report has been sought [you do not say if you were actually charged for the meal which I am sensing you were...More

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

It’s a shame really as this was probably a great hotel once but the inside needs a bit of a refurb. Carpets on stairways were worn , in my room the carpet had obviously been lifted and not put back right. The floorboards in the...More

Thank dickpepper
Response from SteveT258Hove, Manager at The ShelleysResponded 1 week ago

Like the curate's egg it seems as if your stay was good in parts. We appreciate your feedback and are busily investing in the hotel, having very recently completed a major development of the car park. We thank you for commenting upon this I am...More

Reviewed 1 week ago

We had our wedding reception here 1st September 2018. It was everything we wanted it to be, and much much more. The hotel itself is lovely, with lots of charm, in a beautiful setting. The staff were really helpful - they made a room available...More

Thank Resort56241181608
Response from SteveT258Hove, Manager at The ShelleysResponded 1 week ago

This is just the best review and thank you so much. Stephen and team Shelleys really are on cloud nine now and feel privileged to be part of your celebrations. You were delightful guests and t was our pleasure to host, to serve

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

A warm and friendly place to stay with quality furniture throughout in a convenient but quiet part of town. We had a spacious room with an extremely good bed. Secure parking a bonus as we were off on holiday to France the next morning. The...More

Thank Christine166Ludlow
Response from SteveT258Hove, Manager at The ShelleysResponded 3 weeks ago

Thank you so much for this super review and for visiting us from Shropshire. Hopefully your trip to France will be a great success and we are so pleased the Shelleys could play its part

Reviewed 3 October 2018

This a lovely hotel with plenty of character. We had a beautiful room and with a very large ensuite bathroom, and even though we were at the front of the hotel overlooking the High Street, we did not find the traffic noisy as this is...More

Thank Jan D
Response from SteveT258Hove, Manager at The ShelleysResponded 4 October 2018

This is a super review to start October and thank you so much. Hopefully your plans will allow another visit from Leighton Buzzard before too long as you were delightful patrons. The Shelleys has a great deal to offer and we are making ongoing improvements...More

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Description
Step off the historic High Street in the beautiful county town of Lewes and into the peaceful tranquility of The Shelleys; an elegantly sublime 17th Century, family-run, country house hotel. The Shelleys offers More discreet service, with high standards, within a uniquely calm ambience, with friendly staff who anticipate your every need. With nineteen luxury boutique rooms, all en-suite, each designed and decorated to reflect our Georgian origins and fitted with a television and Wi-Fi access; The Shelleys perfectly combines English tradition with contemporary luxury. Dating back to 1588, The Shelleys is a grade II* listed property – falling into the 4% bracket viewed as a “particularly important building of more than special interest” by English Heritage… Located close to Brighton and Eastbourne, this East Sussex hotel is the perfect venue for a change of scene. Whether it’s a weekend of rest and relaxation, a romantic break, or a base from which to explore the surrounding historical town and South Downs, you’ll find your every need is anticipated at The Shelleys. The a la carte lunch and dinner menu is available in the stylish award-winning Apostrophe Restaurant or on the brick-paved terrace overlooking our beautiful gardens. Morning Coffee & Afternoon Tea, Drinks and Bar Lunches are also available throughout the day. Less
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Hotel Amenities
HOTEL FEATURES
Room Service
Free Parking
Restaurant
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Bar/Lounge
Banquet Room
Breakfast Available
Dry Cleaning
Golf Course
Meeting Rooms
Non-Smoking Hotel
Pool
Beachfront
Spa
Breakfast included
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Hotel class
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Number of rooms
19
Price range
US$88 - US$290 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Also Known As
The Shelleys Hotel Lewes
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Shelleys Hotel Lewes
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Hotel Shelleys
Location
United Kingdom > England > East Sussex > Lewes
Hotel class
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Number of rooms
19
Price range
US$88 - US$290 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Also Known As
The Shelleys Hotel Lewes
,
Shelleys Hotel Lewes
,
Hotel Shelleys
Location
United Kingdom > England > East Sussex > Lewes
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"Stay away from the front rooms - they are right on the noisy street!"
75traveller2018
3 Aug 2018
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"overlooking garden"
kim125325
6 Jul 2018
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"Quieter at the back but that didn't bother us!"
SPEN55
19 Mar 2018
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"All rooms are excellent and all have Wifi"
tanya_turner69
27 Feb 2018
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