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The Big Sleep Hotel Eastbourne by Compass Hospitality

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Ellesmere Port
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3 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Lovely sea view, friendly staff. Rooms were comfortable with everything you needed. The only dislike for me was the coffee at breakfast, however the selection of items for the continental breakfast was excellent. We paid an extra £4 one of the days for a cooked breakfast, which was well cooked and tasty. I would happily have paid a supplement for... More 

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BSHE1, Manager at The Big Sleep Hotel Eastbourne by Compass Hospitality, responded to this review

Dear kittens1, Thank you for taking the time to provide your review from your recent visit to The Big Sleep Hotel. We always appreciate guests' feedback whether it positive or constructive. I am very pleased to read that you enjoyed your stay. I also note your comments about breakfast. Thank you for taking the time to leave your review. We... More 

Gateshead, United Kingdom
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14 reviews
3 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I was very disappointed with this hotel as it doesnt look like the pictures, the first room they gave me was too smal to fit the travel cot in with a very small bathroom too very outdated! but eventually changed to a bigger room which was still very outdated but had more space, i was travelling with a baby so... More 

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Malta
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17 reviews
7 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The Big Sleep Hotel in Eastbourne is I believe one of three sites of hotels bearing this name (Cardiff and Cheltenham) and now run by the Compass Hospitality group. The hotel boasts an enviable position right on the seafront. We were able to park immediately and easily outside in the road, and for £1 from the hotel, issued a 12... More 

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London, United Kingdom
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7 reviews
4 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We arrived in the evening with my partner checking us in. The hotel itself presents more as a hostel with some provisions being classed as a hotel offering. We were offered a parking permit by the hotel for the cost of £1, not bad but the parking on the sea front and just outside the hotel is free after 6pm... More 

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Oxford, United Kingdom
2 reviews
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Really recommend this hotel staff very pleasant and so so helpful, even offered to change my tyre after i got a puncture. Very clean. Breakfast something for everyone. Would highly recommend. The sea view was lovely. And in walking distance to the pier or the theatre. Lovely location. Really quiet and peaceful.

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BSHE1, Manager at The Big Sleep Hotel Eastbourne by Compass Hospitality, responded to this review

Dear dudleysmum, Thank you for taking the time to provide your review from your recent visit to The Big Sleep Hotel. We always appreciate guests' feedback whether it positive or constructive. I am very pleased to read that you enjoyed your stay. I also note your comments about staff and cleanliness. Thank you for taking the time to leave your... More 

Eastbourne
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3 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We have stayed here twice in the last month. The staff are pleasant & helpful, the provided continental breakfast very nice & seafront location good. Rooms clean, good value for money and £1 for a permit for parking for a day outside hotel. Only downside the room was very hot and there was a slight stale smell of cigarettes in... More 

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BSHE1, Manager at The Big Sleep Hotel Eastbourne by Compass Hospitality, responded to this review

Dear GillP67, Thank you for taking the time to provide your review from your recent visit to The Big Sleep Hotel. We always appreciate guests' feedback whether it positive or constructive. I am very pleased to read that you enjoyed your stay. I also note your comments about staff. Apologies about cigarettes smell, I will get it checked. Thank you... More 

London, England
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95 reviews
24 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 80 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Just a one night stay for me. I got a top floor single room with a side view of the sea/pier. It was clean and I slept like a log. Breakfast in the morning is a buffet style affair for cereals, hot drinks, toast, pastries etc. But you can also 'upgrade' to a full English for £3 (or double sized... More 

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BSHE1, Manager at The Big Sleep Hotel Eastbourne by Compass Hospitality, responded to this review

Dear liam_kenny, Thank you for taking the time to provide your review from your recent visit to The Big Sleep Hotel. We always appreciate guests' feedback whether it positive or constructive. I am very pleased to read that you enjoyed your stay. I also note your comments about breakfast. Thank you for taking the time to leave your review. We... More 

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3 reviews
3 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 26 October 2016 via mobile

Got home yesterday after staying a night at the big sleep in suite 313 the room was spacious and clean the bed big and comfy great views and we loved the free standing bath in the room. Staff where friendly and a great place to stay highly recommend and will be back.

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BSHE1, Manager at The Big Sleep Hotel Eastbourne by Compass Hospitality, responded to this review

Dear Debbie R, Thank you for taking the time to provide your review from your recent visit to The Big Sleep Hotel. We always appreciate guests' feedback whether it positive or constructive. I am very pleased to read that you enjoyed your stay. I also note your comments about staff. Thank you for taking the time to leave your review.... More 

KENT
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162 reviews
41 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 93 helpful votes
Reviewed 22 October 2016 via mobile

I booked this hotel through Booking.com and thought I had booked a different hotel (the View) - it was only when I printed the confirmation that I realised my mistake. I thought it was cheap - a suite for £72 with breakfast! As we'd booked the 'no cancellation' option, we though 'oh well- it's done, so let's see what we've... More 

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BSHE1, Manager at The Big Sleep Hotel Eastbourne by Compass Hospitality, responded to this review

Dear christinekelly07, Thank you for taking the time to provide your review from your recent visit to The Big Sleep Hotel. We always appreciate guests' feedback whether it positive or constructive. I am very pleased to read that you enjoyed your stay. I also note your comments about staff and breakfast. Thank you for taking the time to leave your... More 

Portsmouth, United Kingdom
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22 reviews
14 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
Reviewed 21 October 2016

Have just returned from a two day vist to Eastbourne and stayed at the big sleep hotel it's right on the sea front and not far to walk to the town centre the theatre is just across the road so as we had booked a show was very handy. The staff on reception were very friendly and helpful the hotel... More 

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BSHE1, Manager at The Big Sleep Hotel Eastbourne by Compass Hospitality, responded to this review

Dear midnight86, Thank you for taking the time to provide your review from your recent visit to The Big Sleep Hotel. We always appreciate guests' feedback whether it positive or constructive. I am very pleased to read that you enjoyed your stay. I also note your comments about staff and breakfast. Thank you for taking the time to leave your... More 

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Amenities

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Beachfront
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Free Breakfast
  • Room Service
About the property
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
  • Beachfront
  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Suites
  • Family Rooms
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  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Free Breakfast
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
A 50 bedroom designer limited service hotel on Eastbourne's seafront, offering fantastic value for money, great sea views and exciting new horizons in interior design. ... more   less 

Additional Information about The Big Sleep Hotel Eastbourne by Compass Hospitality

Address: King Edwards Parade | King Edwards Parade, Eastbourne BN21 4EB, England
Region: United Kingdom > England > East Sussex > Eastbourne
Price Range: RM163 - RM438 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — The Big Sleep Hotel Eastbourne by Compass Hospitality 3*
Number of rooms: 50
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#11 On the Beach Hotel in Eastbourne
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“Excellent sea views from the suite we booked.”
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