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The Forge

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Newton Abbot, United Kingdom
Reviewed 1 week ago

We only stayed one night, thank goodness. £75 for a room that had a strong musty smell, dirty Windows, torn nets, and dirty cups which we had to wash before we used them. The room looked nothing like the ones on their website, so we were very disappointed! There is no access to the main building which is under-cover, so...

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Despite some really negative reviews. ...it was perfectly adequate. Motel style rooms.....simple, clean and surprisingly quiet. Bit soulless in restaurant but food ok as arrived late and just needed fuel. Breakfast included in our booking and sufficient. For the price B&B in Sussex...deal.

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Dorset, United Kingdom
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Staff not bothered. Room 2 smelt musty and damp, bathroom shelf broken,Only one towel for two people . Kettle did not switch off unless you unplugged it hence badly stained, cups and teaspoon stuck to saucers.. Bedding was very clean and fresh,Net curtains were brown stained as was the carpet.The door apparently was self locking ! But it did'nt In...

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Bishops Stortford, United Kingdom
Reviewed 13 April 2017

Booked for the Brighton Marathon week-end. We had Room 8 - we opened the door and were hit with a strong stale, musty smell. Carpet badly stained and could do with a hoover, net curtain torn, mirrors & bathroom shelf needed proper clean. The plastic kettle was black inside - I left without early morning cup of tea. The toilet...

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Royal Tunbridge Wells, United Kingdom
Reviewed 11 April 2017

We wanted to treat both sets of grandparents and our family of 5 to a nice lunch out. What a disaster. The meal was the worst we have ever had. Deep fried roast potatoes, cold dreary veg, Yorkshire puddings that looked like pancakes. Truly terrible and very embarrassing.

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Warlingham, United Kingdom
Reviewed 22 March 2017 via mobile

Visited here as it is half way between me and my sister. Had a lunch for my birthday and for mum for Mother's Day. Food was delicious, good portion sizes although a little pricey. Very quiet during the week (wed afternoon), lovely setting.

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Thank Helen F
West Sussex, United Kingdom
Reviewed 17 February 2017 via mobile

Stayed Valentines night. Room basic but adequate. Very squeaky bed. Dinner was awful. Very undercooked chips served and waitresses giving food to wrong tables very unorganised and spoke little english yet only 4 tables taken in restaurant.

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Thank Mike3023
Heathfield, United Kingdom
Reviewed 11 February 2017

Looks great on the outside so we went in for lunch. Inside is was newly decorated but not as nice and I think we were the only people eating. I had the carvery, which had generous portions, but had been sat under hot lamps for sometime and so not very flavoursome. All in all it looks like this place is...

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Swindon, United Kingdom
Reviewed 9 November 2016

Stayed for one night and would not have chosen to stay any longer. Checked in, but went straight out for rest of day/night so didnt get back to room until after midnight and cleaners had been in and left all windows open and heating switched off. Bearing in mind it was 0c outside our room was freezing. Managed to get...

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Thank BeckyWiltshire1
Reviewed 30 October 2016

The room (Number 9) was in an appalling state: at night we only noticed the main light not working and a general musty smell. In the morning we noticed everything else: the TV wasn't working, the carpet had a huge stain, the bathroom was dirty, and mainly, unacceptably, the shower wasn't working. Above all the attitude of staff was very...

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Additional Information about The Forge

Address: Heathfield Road, Halland, Lewes BN8 6PW, England (Formerly Halland Forge Hotel)
Region: United Kingdom > England > East Sussex > Lewes > Halland
Price Range: $127 - $208 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — The Forge 3*
Number of rooms: 20
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