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Reviewed 2 August 2016

Three weeks stay in two consecutive years. Speaks for itself. You wouldn't stay that long and come back again if things weren't right. The hosts Darren and Martin are now my friends. They are brilliant hosts. Martin is an excellent chef and Darren attends to every need in the breakfast room. The rooms are clean and spotless. There is an...

Thank d_dawson786
Milton Keynes, United Kingdom
Reviewed 31 July 2016 via mobile

We stayed her for our 16th wedding anniversary Martin and Darren were fab hosts.Took us 4 hours to get there and didn't arrive till 6pm they were really welcoming and helped us to park as well.Our room was perfect,100% clean and everything we needed,lovely big bathroom too. Breakfast was perfect cooked to order and Darren made us feel very comfortable....

Thank wattclarebear
Ipswich, United Kingdom
Reviewed 30 July 2016

Our first stay. Certainly not the last. Darren & Martin are fantastic hosts. They run their B&B so efficiently and all their guest are made to feel like personal friends. Our room was very well maintained, clean as a new pin and very comfortable and cosy. Breakfast was amazing and nothing too much trouble. I loved Darrens quote at breakfast...

Thank TeamG_1130
Bexhill-on-Sea, United Kingdom
Reviewed 27 July 2016

My wife and I have just returned from a wonderful stay at the Ivydene.Everywhere is spotless and the rooms brightly re-furbished to a high standard.The breakfast freshly cooked and the level of service fautless.Martin and Darren certainly know how to look after their guest.The Ivydene is situated just off the seafront,a short walk to the Pier where you can take...

Thank 219outstanding
Letchworth, United Kingdom
Reviewed 26 July 2016

Many thanks for the excellent service we received and for the friendly hospitality. Everywhere was spotlessly clean and met all our needs most adequately. Darren and Martin were excellent hosts. Brian Roylance.

Thank Welshgirl2015
Ashford, United Kingdom
Reviewed 25 July 2016 via mobile

This was our 3rd visit to Eastbourne and the best place we've stayed. Darren & Martin are so welcoming and the accommodation is spotlessly clean. Breakfast was perfectly cooked and the location is great. So glad we've discovered Ivydene and we'll definitely be returning again.

Thank BigJoeyG
Reviewed 20 July 2016 via mobile

So relaxing and quiet just what the doctor ordered. The rooms were immaculate , the breakfast was enjoyable and the bed was really comfy. Just a short walk to promenade, town shops and restaurants. Ideal for a relaxing break. Would definitely recommend.

Thank Sharron B
Crawley, United Kingdom
Reviewed 18 July 2016

Thank you for looking after us so well. Your service was wonderful, we’ve loved staying with you. See you next year! Darren and Martin are perfect hosts. Room was clean and pretty, lots of storage for clothing and the shower in the bathroom was amazing and a plus for us you can open the window too. Breakfast was very yummy...

Thank katiestar123
Swindon, United Kingdom
Reviewed 18 July 2016

The Ivydene is ideally located for the beach front which is just one street away and for the town centre and pier which is a 10 minute walk. The rooms are very comfortable and clean and provide everything you need. The owners are very helpful and pleasant and are willing to help if needed without being in your face. I...

Thank Graham W
Ely, United Kingdom
Reviewed 17 July 2016 via mobile

I can honestly say l thoroughly enjoyed my stay at the lvydene guest house with the friendly hospitality of Darren and Martin who went out of their way to help me where possible and the guest house was to the highest of expectations of cleanliness! Location was of a short walk of the beach, pier and shops! Breakfast was fabulous!...

Thank FrancisB198

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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Ivydene is a traditional Guest House in Eastbourne offering Bed and Breakfast accommodation from April until September. The Guest House is situated in a prime location for exploring Eastbourne's seafront, town center, theatres and surrounding areas. Ivydene is proud to offer 4 Star AA awarded bed and breakfast service and facilities for guest accommodation in the form of 14 pleasantly furnished, comfortable, en-suite bedrooms, all with flat screen TVs, tea and coffee making facilities and free WiFi. Indeed you can be assured of a warm Eastbourne welcome at Ivydene Guest House which is under the personal supervision of the resident proprietors Darren and Martin. Situated only 200 yards from the Seafront, unrestricted parking is available on either side of the road. Ivydene is conveniently placed for Eastbourne's and East Sussex's many holiday attractions, theatres, piers and town center shopping. Ivydene's location also gives you the opportunity to visit the beautiful Sussex countryside. There is a comfortable Lounge and Bar with a residential license and a patio area for your relaxation. ... more   less 

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Address: Latimer Road | 5-6 Hampden Terrace, Eastbourne BN22 7BL, England
Region: United Kingdom > England > East Sussex > Eastbourne
Price Range: RM218 - RM419 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — Ivydene Guest House 4*
Number of rooms: 14
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“Room 15 at the back was very quiet.”
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“We had a room on the front of the hotel and had no problem with road noise.”
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“We were on the second floor. Very quite, we did´nt hear anyone else in the building. Good beds, nice and roomy bathroom.”
 of 5 bubbles U6212LEpaulm, 30 Aug 2016 | Read review
“Don't want to give a secret away - I might find someone else in my room next year! The rooms and their amenities are all excellent.”
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