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Kingsway Hotel

14/05/2017 15/05/2017
1 room 2 adults 0 children
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

No other hotel, anywhere in Worthing, had any availability that night so I was, effectively, stranded in the street, with a suitcase, a Wedding to change for and nowhere to go. In the end a neighbouring hotel kindly took pity on me and let me change in its disabled toilet - hardly what I had in mind when I booked...

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Chichester, United Kingdom
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Another booking company took our booking for this hotel for Friday and Saturday, took payment which we hope to have returned. When we arrived there on Friday the 7th April we found the hotel to be well and truly closed and had been since November 2016.

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Thank chiman1
Poole, Dorset
Reviewed 2 November 2016 via mobile

On arrival, was told that the place had been bought and was being turned into apartments, which set the tone for the under loved accommodation. 2 positives to this place, the view in the morning if you cross the road to look out at sea and the lady on the front desk was fairly helpful, other than that....... Lift, windows,...

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Thank spitdustpickle
Melbourne, Australia
Reviewed 31 October 2016

We had a room with a nice view. An average room which needs a bit of tender loving care. Clean linen & towels. Concern about stepping over the bath edge to get into shower, maybe it needs a wall rail to hang onto.

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Thank Jenny R
Reviewed 30 October 2016 via mobile

Maybe I best start with the positive since there is only one - white cotton bedding was crisp and clean. Staff completely despondent and uninterested and the rooms are grim! I did not know hotels such as this still existed as I have visited cleaner camp sites. Both sinks were cracked and stained, exposed earth wires from the heated towel...

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2Thank Rachelle B
Perth, Australia
Reviewed 16 October 2016

Visited this hotel in September with my elderly mother. We both had very nice sea view rooms on the first floor - Mum had a balcony too. Staff were friendly and helpful. Rooms were very clean. At this hotel, you put a sign outside the door when you want the room cleaned rather than it being done automatically. Although there...

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Bedford, United Kingdom
Reviewed 7 October 2016 via mobile

Enjoyed my week end stay. Room was spacious and nicely furnished. Bed very comfortable and the large windows meant you could lay on the bed and lookout to sea. Balcony was small but it was lovely to sit out and see the view of the pebbly beach, sea, pier and people. Bus stop outside the hotel regularly took passengers to...

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Thank asty s
Suffolk, UK
Reviewed 5 October 2016

This hotel is well located on the sea front about half a mile from the town centre. The receptionists were friendly and helpful. The room was very basic, the main disappointment being that there was not even one chair. We had to sit on the bed. The hotel is packed in against other buildings and it was difficult to see...

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1Thank longtallmike
Salisbury, Wiltshire
Reviewed 2 October 2016

I booked this hotel for one night without looking at the reviews as I was in a rush. The location is lovely and I was impressed how clean the area was. I stayed for one night with a 94 year old gentleman in a wheelchair with whom I was attending some meetings. I had asked about disabled access when booking...

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Reviewed 25 September 2016 via mobile

If you are like me (just turned 50) and lived with siblings when you were a child, you will know the shout of "WHO'S RUNNING THE TAPS"! Should you wish to go back to those days, I heartily recommend the Kingsway - and that is about the most promising thing I can say about the hotel. Bathroom: DIY pine panelling,...

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Amenities

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  • Restaurant
  • Beachfront
  • Bar/Lounge
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  • Beachfront
  • Wheelchair Access
  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
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  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Located on the promenade in the popular seaside resort of Worthing, West Sussex, The Kingsway Hotel and Kingsway Townhouse, with a total of 36 rooms (all en-suite), offer you a friendly service, a welcoming atmosphere and excellent amenities.Our central location allows easy access to Worthing’s entertainment facilities, shopping area and beautiful gardens. We are independently owned and recent refurbishments ensure that all guest rooms, as well as the public rooms, are furnished, decorated and equipped to a high standard.With free parking, a restaurant and bar, this peaceful Edwardian hotel is beside the sea. You can smell the fresh, salty air even on a calm day.Our restaurant is on the ground floor and has a A la Carte menu. The sea-facing bar has a large selection of dishes available day, with a selection of locally caught fish among them. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Kingsway Hotel

Address: 117 Marine Parade, Worthing BN11 3QQ, England
Region: United Kingdom > England > West Sussex > Worthing
Price Range: RM489 - RM517 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Kingsway Hotel 3*
Number of rooms: 36
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“Hotel closed”
chiman1, 9 Apr 2017 | Read review
“Front rooms have good view of beach, but traffic noise if windows are opened.”
43jennyr, 31 Oct 2016 | Read review
“My tip for choosing a good room, would be to book somewhere else.”
  • Damp down the main bedroom wall, next to the bed
  • shabby, worn out carpets, also stained. The 'brochure' claims all their rooms are newly refurbis
lizaD3120FV, 30 Aug 2016 | Read review
“ask for a seaview”
Geeman16, 29 Aug 2016 | Read review
“We stayed in number 7, some stains on the walls, but very lean and great view”
ShawnCozens, 29 Jun 2016 | Read review
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