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    The Shelleys

    135 High Street, Lewes BN7 1XS, England
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          Overview
          • Excellent41%
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          Free Wifi
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          Breakfast Buffet
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          Reviewed yesterday via mobile

          We booked to stay at this hotel for 4 nights . We loved the idea of restaurant and bar.. neither appeared to be open . On our first night we did get a drink but no ice for the baileys.. The room was ok but...More

          Thank Sharon D
          Reviewed 19 May 2017

          We were welcomed and taken care of by Florian who was kind, thoughtful and attentive on every possible level, the food, Lamb, was delicious and Lee the chef even popped out to see if everything was OK, these guys obviously love this place. The atmosphere...More

          Thank Paula W
          Response from SteveT258Hove, Manager at The ShelleysResponded 4 weeks ago

          Thank you for this lovely review...we have a super team at Shelleys and as you say the building, tracing its history back to the Sixteenth Century, is brimming with much charm. We are making good progress with our refurbishment works and shortly will have completed...More

          Reviewed 11 May 2017 via mobile

          I took my mother in law and her friend to shelleys for afternoon tea purely because I could park and the hotel is on the flat- my mother in laws friend is unwell and can not walk far. The American gentleman who took the booking...More

          Thank benjyk
          Response from SteveT258Hove, Manager at The ShelleysResponded 12 May 2017

          What a super review; we were so glad these delightful ladies had a lovely afternoon and saved some cake to take home. Your mother in law and her friend were quite charming and it was our pleasure to look after them. Greg was in his...More

          Reviewed 3 May 2017

          Good location and free, easy parking. Room quite small but very comfortable, well equipped and quite stylishly decorated. The rooms were quite hard to find - bit of a maze - but added to the charm. Staff friendly - quite quirky. Breakfast was fine; buffet...More

          1  Thank nailseasarah
          Response from SteveT258Hove, Manager at The ShelleysResponded 4 May 2017

          We very much appreciated your visiting us from Bristol and thank you so much for this sparkling review and your kind custom The keys are sometimes a bone of contention but experience has taught us and our guests it is one less thing to carry...More

          Reviewed 30 April 2017

          The accommodation itself is first class, however it has to be concluded that the people who designed the rooms are probably not the people running the hotel on a daily basis. Pleasant as they are, they do not reflect the more formal and luxurious surroundings....More

          Thank ros h
          Response from SteveT258Hove, Manager at The ShelleysResponded 1 May 2017

          Thank you for both your custom and kind words, which mean all the more coming from such a prolific TripAdvisor contributor We are so pleased you enjoyed the Shelleys overall but must apologise for the faux pas with the wine; we have also made careful...More

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          • Free Parking
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          • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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          • US$134 - US$323 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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          • Non-Smoking Rooms
          • Number of rooms
          • 19
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          • Lewes
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          "Room 6 was beautiful and has a gorgeous bathroom."
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