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Southbourne Guest House

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07/05/2017 08/05/2017
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Edmonton, AB
Reviewed 1 week ago

I can't say enough good things about this B&B. This was our last stop on our UK tour, and I have to say we left on a good note. The proprietor was extremely friendly, and very helpful. We immediately felt welcome. He also told us a lot about the history of the property, and seemed like a genuinely nice guy...

Thank Nevileon
Oxford, United Kingdom
Reviewed 1 week ago

We stayed for 2 nights whilst attending a local conference. The guest house had recently changed owners and is now called Villa Verde. Its new owners are very pleasant and helpful. Our room had recently been decorated and had new carpet. The breakfast was very good with a well stocked buffet or a full English. Lots of the other guests...

Thank John W
Mansonville, Canada
Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

We stayed there twice and each time everything was perfect : comfortable, quiet and spotless rooms; convenient location close to Gatwick airport and 10 minute walk from train station. Wonderful and friendly hosts.

Thank Yata2014
Reviewed 21 March 2017

We thoroughly enjoyed our stay at Southbourne. The location was great (very close to Gatwick Airport, close to the train station, close to the Town Centre, and close to several local shops and restaurants. The staff was very accommodating, friendly, and helpful. The accommodations were more than we expected. They were cozy and comfortable. I would highly recommend this place...

Thank Brad S
West Mids
Reviewed 13 March 2017

Sorry this may be lengthy but this place was wonderful...Absolutely wonderful place. We booked to stay the night before our flight to Cape Verde and the night of our return. The proprietor Frank, met us on our arrival on the first evening. What an absolutely charming gentleman, Frank made us feel extremly welcome. Our room was spotlessly clean, the beds...

Thank LaraCroftWestMids
Bracknell, United Kingdom
Reviewed 9 March 2017

We stayed one night before an early morning flight plus left our car there for the duration of our holiday. Frank the owner was very friendly, telling us about his work as an airline pilot plus about the hotel being a listed building. He has put a lot of effort into up grading all of the rooms including new mattresses...

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Reviewed 27 February 2017 via mobile

We stayed here one night last year and again this month. The management has changed and they have made a lot of updates. (Including new beds, freshly painted, better parking). It felt fresh and clean. Hosts were very friendly and helpful. You get a takeaway breakfast if you are leaving before 7am.

Thank Zippy-doodahdah
Reviewed 29 January 2017 via mobile

Absolutely faultless! Superb welcome, great room, helpful host, great breakfast. So lovely to know of a brilliant place to stay so close to the airport, with parking as well. Could not ask for more. We shall be back I'm sure!

Thank Karen c
Chicago, Illinois
Reviewed 18 January 2017

We spent one night while transferring between Gatwick and Heathrow since our flight connections didn't work out, and this was a lovely little place to stay. The room was very comfortable and quiet and the huge breakfast was a welcome surprise. The staff was very friendly and the hotel extremely clean. I wish we could have stayed longer to explore...

Thank Meighan D
San Vendemiano
Reviewed 9 January 2017

Was very happy with our one night stay at this Horley guesthouse. I had a good night's sleep, which was saying something for me. We were very comfortable and well looked after. It is just a few minutes' walk from the shops and restaurants of Horley and only a few minutes' further to the railway station. And, of course, only...

Thank Clarissa K

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  • Breakfast included
  • Free Parking
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
About the property
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
  • Accessible rooms
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Breakfast included
  • Airport Transportation
  • Multilingual Staff
  • Free Parking
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Just 1.5 miles from Gatwick Airport but not under the flight path, this imposing Victorian House offers 4-star en-suite guest accommodation, parking and free WiFi. Each room features an en-suite bathroom, a flat-screen TV, hairdryer and tea/coffee making facilities. Guests can enjoy breakfast in the property's breakfast room. Overnight parking is available on site and guests can book long-term holiday parking by prior arrangement with the property for a surcharge. Transportation to and from Gatwick Airport is available for an additional cost. Gatwick Southbourne Guest House is 500 yards from Horley Railway Station, with regular direct trains to Gatwick Airport. Central London is 35 minutes away by train, and Brighton can be reached in 25 minutes by train. The property is a 5 minutes' walk from Horley town centre, where guests will find restaurants, shops and pubs. This property is also rated for the best value in Horley! Guests are getting more for their money when compared to other properties in this city. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Southbourne Guest House

Address: 34 Massetts Road, Horley RH6 7DS, England
Region: United Kingdom > England > Surrey > Horley
Price Range: RM330 - RM537 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Southbourne Guest House 3*
Number of rooms: 13
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Also Known As:
Southbourne Guest House Hotel Horley
Southbourne Guest House Horley, Surrey
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Whitstable, United Kingdom
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“We stayed in a different room on each night . Both excellent, very quiet despite being situated on a main road. You can't go wrong”
LaraCroftWestMids, 12 Mar 2017 | Read review
“We only saw our room two singles and one double bed but fine for us.”
joanned968, 7 Jan 2017 | Read review
“Room 3 was a double overlooking the road, but no noticeable road noise during the night and found it very comfortable”
B5738NRlindat, 27 Oct 2016 | Read review
“A very good Italian restaurant 150 yards to the left of the entrance.”
L4756AKroberth, 26 Oct 2016 | Read review
“I had room No.1 which is at the front on the ground floor. I wasn't kept awake by road noise so can't fault it.”
Geoff67, 12 Oct 2016 | Read review
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