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The Boship Lions Hotel

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Gatwick Airport42 km
London City Airport70 km
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Reviewed 27 August 2018 via mobile

This is a lovely place to stop off or stay for a while. Very well priced for value and great food. The breakfast was awesome. Comfortable beds but tired rooms. TV lost signal a lot and the ensuite was very cramped. Overall though a good...More

Date of stay: August 2018
Thank dgillett290
Response from LionsGroup, General Manager at The Boship Lions HotelResponded 29 August 2018

Thank you for your very kind review of the Boship Lions Farm Hotel. I am glad you enjoyed your stay with us. These modern Digital TV's do seem to be less reliable holding a signal than the old analogue system. Its very nice to receive...More

Reviewed 27 August 2018

The outside perception of this hotel is stunning, the downstairs areas are lovely, but the upstairs isn't. Our room was very disappointing, basic wasn't the word. I know they are having a refurb, but we were very disappointed. The first night was noisy, people slamming...More

Date of stay: August 2018
Thank Dee V
Response from LionsGroup, General Manager at The Boship Lions HotelResponded 29 August 2018

My thanks for your review, I have looked into our night diary but can find no record of a complaint about noise or doors banging at night. Would you be kind enough to let me know if you informed our night porter as he would...More

Reviewed 27 August 2018

On arrival this hotel looks great, lovely grounds and a nice looking building, however first impressions can be wrong. The public areas are very nicely furnished but seemed a bit grubby. Our room was adequate but lacked a few essentials such as a wardrobe or...More

Date of stay: August 2018
Thank DIPPY5
Response from LionsGroup, General Manager at The Boship Lions HotelResponded 29 August 2018

Our thanks for your valued review, I will be looking into the lack of a mirror or wardrobe in our rooms, we are currently refurbishing the rooms, with new furniture and soft furnishings. There should of course be a shelf for toiletries and a mirror...More

Reviewed 26 August 2018 via mobile

All in all a nice hotel, located in the countryside near Hailsham with a beautiful garden including a tennis court and a pool (not available when we were there). Nearby seem to live a number of animals (chicken, sheep, emus) a happy life. Our room...More

Date of stay: July 2018
Thank SCornely
Response from LionsGroup, General Manager at The Boship Lions HotelResponded 29 August 2018

My thanks for your taking time to leave us a review. The Boship is a nice Hotel and as you say a beautiful garden and many animals in our small private farm. We are currently refurbishing the hotel and all the beds are being replaced....More

Reviewed 26 August 2018 via mobile

Was so looking forward to our stay here for my son's wedding and I have to say the reception was brilliant, the staff were so helpful, well up until 1130pm when suddenly a member of staff appeared with a black bin liner and began stripping...More

Date of stay: August 2018
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Response from LionsGroup, General Manager at The Boship Lions HotelResponded 29 August 2018

Our thanks for your valued review, as discussed at the time of your stay, your sons wedding was booked with our Sales Manager at the Head office, who is now off on Maternity Leave. I have forwarded all the details both you and your wedding...More

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Cassandra a
12 June 2016|
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Response from sandra m | Reviewed this property |
So sorry you had put up with the room and service. We were lucky enough to live locally so not far to get back home!!! The other Hotels owned by the Sheikh are not too bad (allegedly,( I haven't stayed) ) and he's... More
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Jayline is the recommended company and they will be able to advise on the prices available, their number is 01323 442233
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"They are re decorating some rooms, ask for them"
Cruiser89841
23 Oct 2018
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"Choose Areas of the Hotel that have been refurbished"
heidelberger2016
29 Sep 2018
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"Ask for a refurbished room"
sibar500
12 Sep 2018
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"AVOID this hotel!"
Tim_Cheltenham
02 Sep 2018
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PRICE RANGE
US$42 - US$116 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
ALSO KNOWN AS
boship farm lower dicker
LOCATION
United KingdomEnglandLower Dicker
NUMBER OF ROOMS
44
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