Pelham House Hotel - Lewes

St Andrews Lane 1, Lewes, United Kingdom, BN7 1UW  show map
 4 stars
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Pelham House Hotel - Lewes

 Free Wi-Fi

Free Wi-Fi in rooms

 Parking
 24-hour

24-hour reception

 Sports activities

Golf course

Cycling

Hiking

 Breakfast

In-room breakfast

Continental breakfast

 Food/Drinks

Restaurant

Bar/Lounge area

 Meeting facilities

Conference room

 No Smoking

Non-smoking rooms

Overview

The superior Pelham House Hotel features a great view of South Downs National Park. Featuring original architecture, the hotel is welcoming guests since 1500.

Offering direct access to South Downs Way, Glyndebourne Opera House and Brighton Beach, Pelham House Hotel enjoys stunning setting in the center of Lewes. The venue is 1 km away from the city center.

A stadium, restaurants and bars are set close to the property.

Pelham House Hotel can be reached in 35 minutes by car from London Gatwick airport.

Rooms

Guests are offered 31 en-suite hotel rooms equipped with a private toilet, free Wi-Fi, TV, a telephone and a safe. The rooms come with traditional décor along with contemporary handmade furniture.

Eat & Drink

The excellent restaurant serves outstanding American dishes. Guests can try coffee and tea served in the café bar.

Services

The hotel offers a cloakroom, a baggage storage and a safe deposit box along with a copier, secretarial services and a business center to fulfill the needs of all travelers.

Relax

On-site sport activities include cycling and hiking.

Internet

Wireless internet is available in the hotel rooms for free.

Guest Parking

private parking is possible on site (reservation might be needed) at GBP 6.50 per day.

Year renovated:   2009.  Number of rooms:   31.

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Facilities

General

  • Free Wi-Fi
  • Indoor parking
  • Handicap parking
  • Late check-in/-out
  • 24-hour reception
  • Non-smoking rooms
  • 24-hour security
  • Safe deposit box
  • No pets allowed
  • Coffee shop
  • Luggage storage
  • Exterior corridors
  • Rooms/Facilities for disabled

Sports & Fitness

  • Cycling
  • Hiking
  • Golf course

Services

  • Room service
  • Bell staff/Porter
  • Dry cleaning
  • Laundry
  • Newspaper service

Dining facilities

  • Continental breakfast
  • In-room breakfast
  • A la carte restaurant
  • Snack bar
  • Cafe
  • Catering service

Meeting facilities

  • Business center
  • Conference room
  • Meeting/Banquet facilities
  • Secretarial service
  • Fax/Photocopying

Children's facilities

  • Babysitting/Child services

Leisure facilities

  • Garden area

Room view

  • Garden view

Room facilities

  • Free Wi-Fi in rooms
  • Central heating
  • Paid in-room safe
  • Tea and coffee facilities
  • Sitting area
  • Dressing area
  • Terrace
  • Balcony
  • Wardrobe
  • Ironing facilities

Bathroom

  • Steam shower
  • Hair dryer

Media

  • Television
  • Hi-Fi
  • Direct dial telephone
  • Radio
  • AM/FM alarm clock

Room decor

  • Carpeted floor

Policies

Check-in

  • from  3 pm

Check-out

  • until  11 am

Children and extra beds

  • Maximum capacity of extra beds in a room is 1. 

Pets

  • Pets are not allowed.

How to reach hotel

hotel Pelham House Hotel - Lewes Lewes location
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Hotel Address:

St Andrews Lane 1, Lewes, United Kingdom, BN7 1UW

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City Center
  • Lewes
    800 m
Airports
  • Bus stop
    5.3 km
Restaurants
  • Pelham House Restaurant (cuisine: English)
    30 m
  • Prezzo - Lewes (cuisine: Italian)
    80 m
Hotel information
  • Check-in:
    from  3 pm
  • Check-out:
    until  11 am
  • Year renovated:
    2009
  • Number of rooms:
    31

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UKHOTEL AWARDSRecommendedLewesPelham House Hotel

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Rooms and availability

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Standard Room
Bed type: Double bed or Twin beds or Double bed
Size: 15 m²
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    Superior Double Room
    Bed type: Double bed or Double bed or Twin beds
    Size: 16 m²
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      Executive Room
      Bed type: Double bed or Twin beds or Double bed
      Size: 25 m²
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        How to reach hotel

        hotel Pelham House Hotel - Lewes Lewes location
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        Hotel Address:

        St Andrews Lane 1, Lewes, United Kingdom, BN7 1UW

        Get directions
        City Center
        • Lewes
          800 m
        Airports
        • Bus stop
          5.3 km
        Restaurants
        • Pelham House Restaurant (cuisine: English)
          30 m
        • Prezzo - Lewes (cuisine: Italian)
          80 m
        Hotel information
        • Check-in:
          from  3 pm
        • Check-out:
          until  11 am
        • Year renovated:
          2009
        • Number of rooms:
          31

        Hotel Awards

        UKHOTEL AWARDSRecommendedLewesPelham House Hotel

        According to guest reviews, the hotel has been rated as
        Best Luxury Hotels in United Kingdom

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        Pelham House Hotel Location

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        What's nearby

        Tourist attractions

        • South Downs Beer & Cider Festival - 100 m
        • Four Square Fine Arts - 200 m
        • Artisan Cafe Wine Bar Gallery - 200 m
        • The Sussex Guild Shop - 200 m
        • RIVERSIDE ART GALLERY - 600 m

        Popular areas

        • City Center - 700 m

        Places of interest

        • St Michael's Church - 100 m
        • Kings Church Lewes - 500 m
        • Church of St Thomas a Becket at Cliffe - 700 m
        • Bridge View Social Club - 900 m
        • Glyndebourne Opera House - 3.8 km
        • Church of St Mary, Glynde - 4.1 km
        • St Peter's Church, Southease - 4.8 km

        Amusement

        • Monkey Bizness - 1.1 km

        Museums

        • Lewes Castle & Museum - 100 m
        • Anne of Cleves House Museum - 500 m

        Arboretum, Green spaces, Zoos

        • Middle Farm - 6.6 km

        Theaters

        Local attractions

        • Paradise Park - 8.3 km
          Avis Road, Newhaven
        • Bentley Wildfowl & Motor Museum - 9.2 km
          Halland, Lewes
        • Ditchling Museum - 10.4 km
          Lodge Hill Lane, Ditchling
        • Grange Museum & Art Gallery - 8.9 km
          High St, Rottingdean
        • Naturist Beach - 10.3 km
          Black Rock, Brighton

        Near the hotel

        • Lewes Tourist Information Cente - 140 m
          187 High Street, Lewes
        • Glyndebourne - 250 m
          New Road, Lewes

        Restaurants nearby

        • Pelham House Restaurant - 30 m

          Address: St Andrews Lane

          67% likes this, based on 41 reviews
          Cuisine: English

        • Restaurants at White Hart Hotel - 80 m

          Address: High Street
          Phone: 01273 476694

        • Limetree Kitchen - 120 m

          Address: 14 Station Street
          Phone: 01273 478 636

          81% likes this, based on 89 reviews
          Cuisine: European

        • Prezzo - Lewes - 80 m

          Address: 173 High Street
          Phone: 01273 472179

          65% likes this, based on 62 reviews
          Cuisine: Italian
          Price Range: GBP 19 - GBP 46

        • The Royal Oak - East Sussex - 80 m

          Address: High Street
          Phone: 01273 400 418

          83% likes this, based on 25 reviews
          Cuisine: British
          Price Range: GBP 16 - GBP 35

        Hotel information
        • Check-in:
          from  3 pm
        • Check-out:
          until  11 am
        • Year renovated:
          2009
        • Number of rooms:
          31

        Hotel Awards

        UKHOTEL AWARDSRecommendedLewesPelham House Hotel

        According to guest reviews, the hotel has been rated as
        Best Luxury Hotels in United Kingdom

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        Pelham House Hotel Reviews

        Guest reviews are submitted by our customers after their stay at Pelham House Hotel

        Average guest rating

        8.0out of 10
        Fabulous
        Based on 251 reviews

        Guest reviews

        • Group of friends
          7.0

          Our family had a total of 6 rooms as we were there the night before a family funeral so I can't really answer the above questions as I don't know. However, the staff were exceptionally friendly and the service in the bar and at breakfast was excellent.

          Only drawback was no lift so stairs could be a problem for less able/agile customers.

        • Older travelers
          10.0

          Good efficient service, superb historic building, good attention to detail

        • Single
          7.4

          Convenience to shops. The dinner was good and the breakfast was extremely good. Staff were extremely helpful and efficient.

          The fact that parking is so limited and I had missed this on your website so failed to book a parking space.

        • Group of friends
          8.2

          I liked the quirky rooms. The hotel was smart, but had a relaxed and friendly feel.

          Rooms not that big, but fine for a short stay.

        • Single
          7.8

          The staff at reception were exceptionally welcoming and clear both on checking in and out. I was running late with checkout so called reception and was courteously accommodated. The hotel has a pleasant ambience and attention to detail in the room was appreciated. I would have extended my stay however a conference meant the hotel was fully booked. Breakfast was worth eating with an unusually good choice, unlike many other hotels that offer greasy, tasteless fare.

          The only issue is limited parking and it's advisable to request a spot when making reservations.

        • Older travelers
          7.0

          The staff were obliging and moved us to a better room as we like a bath and there was no bath in our 'bathrom'.

          The instructions on how to find Pelham House were useless!

        • Older travelers
          10.0

          None of the above really fit the hotel. We thought it a very stylish hotel in an attractive town with the facilities we seek, viz. good location, comfortable accomodation, very good breakfasts ( we did not dine there and it was idially situated for Glyndebourne, which is the reason why we had travelled to Sussex. We would not be interested in swimming pools, spas, keep fit centres etc. We will definitely stay there again.

        • Single
          9.6

          IThere was a function on that evening, so I asked for an alternative room as the room I was allocated in was in the courtyard opposite the entrance. The receptionist arranged an upgrade immediately. The receptionist was very polite, warm and friendly with all the dealings I had with her.

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        • Couple
          4.2

          Quality of the food.

          The room wasn't ready for 15:00. We were then given a room literally in the car park, noisy and the curtain had to be drawn at all time if we didn't feel like socialising with delivery men and workmen. The service at breakfast was one of the worse I have ever experienced, I sat down asked for the menu as the one I had on the table was just the folder (the menu had been removed). After receiving the menu the waitress never returned to take the order I eventually managed to get the attention of another waiter. The whole process took an incredible 40 minutes before I had my food delivered and I had to then call someone over again for salt and pepper. The all thing was a shamble.

        • Group of friends
          6.2

          Staff friendliness

          Car parking minimal. Picture of hotel on the net doesn't represent the hotel's actuall location fairly.

        • Older travelers
          7.8

          Excellent breakfast. Very good location in Lewes and a charming place. The room was a bit small.

        • Older travelers
          10.0

          An enjoyable stay at a very good hotel in a handy location just off the main street. Nice room with sparkling bathroom and super clean quality bed-linen. Plenty of modern paintings and sculptures to see in the hotel and in its gardens which made the place interesting and stylish. Staff were efficient and welcoming. Would happily use this hotel again.

        • Older travelers
          7.8

          Friendly and attentive staff. Comfortable room

          WiFi did not work on our bedroom. Very limited parking at hotel (need to prebook for the 4 or 4 spaces available). Parking at railway station - 5 minute walk.

        • Single
          9.6

          The location near Glyndbourne Opera Festival and the direct transport to Glybdbourne. The friendly service, personal attention to detail e.g. when I returned to my room after the opera the bed was turned down, chocolate on the pillow and classic fm tuned in - heaven!

        • Group of friends
          9.0

          It is a very attractive hotel and I had an excellent breakfast ouitside viewing the lovely gardens.

        How to reach hotel

        hotel Pelham House Hotel - Lewes Lewes location
        Show big map »

        Hotel Address:

        St Andrews Lane 1, Lewes, United Kingdom, BN7 1UW

        Get directions
        City Center
        • Lewes
          800 m
        Airports
        • Bus stop
          5.3 km
        Restaurants
        • Pelham House Restaurant (cuisine: English)
          30 m
        • Prezzo - Lewes (cuisine: Italian)
          80 m
        Hotel information
        • Check-in:
          from  3 pm
        • Check-out:
          until  11 am
        • Year renovated:
          2009
        • Number of rooms:
          31

        Hotel Awards

        UKHOTEL AWARDSRecommendedLewesPelham House Hotel

        According to guest reviews, the hotel has been rated as
        Best Luxury Hotels in United Kingdom

        Use Badge