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Surbiton, United Kingdom
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10 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 14 April 2016

We stayed overnight having celebrated my sons 40th birthday and my fathers 85th. The staff were excellent. Really good service. Had a lovely room overlooking the sea. We had lunch and dinner there and thoroughly enjoyed both.

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CoodenBeach36, Manager at The Cooden Beach Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you for your great review and for choosing to celebrate both your son's and father's birthdays with us More 

Surrey, United Kingdom
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4 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 13 April 2016

Thoroughly enjoyed our two night stay here. Wonderful sea view from our nicely decorated and very comfortable room with a king sized bed and excellent mattress. Breakfast was served swiftly and there was plenty of everything. We enjoyed a dip in the small spa pool and jacuzzi. Evening meals were good pub food, and I enjoyed excellent fish and chips.... More 

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CoodenBeach36, Manager at The Cooden Beach Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you for your lovely review, we are delighted you enjoyed your stay with us and hope you will return in the future. More 

2 reviews
Reviewed 10 April 2016 via mobile

Enjoyed our stay at CBH over Easter break. Lovely setting, close to station. We had a sea view room which I would recommend. Breakfast choice excellent, well cooked and big portions! Use of the leisure facilities a bonus, especially for us, travelling with teenagers.

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CoodenBeach36, Manager at The Cooden Beach Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you for your great review, delighted to see you enjoyed your stay with us with your family. More 

Bolton le Sands, United Kingdom
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103 reviews
19 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 45 helpful votes
Reviewed 9 April 2016

The majority of the services provided by the Hotel were excellent. The Cooden Beach Hotel is the only quality hotel in the immediate area so benefits from a somewhat "captive audience". In the forty years I have frequented the Hotel for food, drinks and functions it has always been overpriced and could never be classed as value for money. The... More 

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CoodenBeach36, Manager at The Cooden Beach Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you for your review, we are extremely sorry to learn of the disappointing service you received during your recent visit which has clearly marred the experience for yourself and your guests and for this we extend our most sincere apologies. Please be assured this is not our usual level of service. We appreciate your considered grading. More 

Ramsgate, United Kingdom
1 review
Reviewed 7 April 2016

We were in a room 122 and it was nice - view was to the side of the hotel - railway one side ( no noise ) and see the other - yes straight ahead was a wall but no major impact. Service in the Tavern from Debbie and her team was amazing for both adults and children!! Pool was... More 

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CoodenBeach36, Manager at The Cooden Beach Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you for your lovely review, we are delighted you and your family had a great stay with us. More 

Bexhill-on-Sea, United Kingdom
1 review
Reviewed 3 April 2016

My sister and I looked at several venues but decided on this hotel. Most of us live locally and we have used it for family events before. We were well looked after -nearly 40 people in the room next to the bar. We had beautiful meals from the carvery. We decorated the room ourselves but the staff were polite and... More 

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CoodenBeach36, Manager at The Cooden Beach Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you for your lovely review, we are delighted to see you and your sister had a great visit , its great to hear how much you enjoyed your celebration with us, thank you for sharing this experience. More 

London, United Kingdom
1 review
Reviewed 3 April 2016

Go to say that I have lived close to the CBH on and off since I was about 15 (now 60) as my parents bought a house in Cooden.... recently we sold my mothers house and now when we come down to visit we stay at the Cooden Beach and frankly it is and always has been a great little... More 

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CoodenBeach36, Manager at The Cooden Beach Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you for your fabulous review, its great to hear you return to us when you return to Bexhill, We are all most fortunate to live in such a fabulous area and are delighted to welcome returning visitors such as yourselves. We look forward to your return. More 

Royal Tunbridge Wells, United Kingdom
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61 reviews
8 hotel reviews
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Reviewed 1 April 2016

We had just moved in on a cold November day and needed somewhere pleasant to warm us up with a good view. We drove around and Cooden Beach Hotel was the first place we came to hidden way with a wonderful view over the beach and sea. The restaurant had shut for the afternoon so we chose the brasserie and... More 

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CoodenBeach36, Manager at The Cooden Beach Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you for your lovely review, we are delighted your found us and enjoyed you meal in The Cooden Tavern. We hope you have settled into the area and are enjoying all that Bexhill and surrounding area have to offer. More 

Newcastle upon Tyne, United Kingdom
2 reviews
Reviewed 31 March 2016

Fantastic setting for a wedding. Brilliant staff. Gorgeous food. Good value. Highly recommend this venue if you are planning a wedding or if you want a lovely relaxed setting right on the beach. Swimming pool, sauna, steam room, gym-you name it!

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CoodenBeach36, Manager at The Cooden Beach Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you for your lovely review, we are delighted to see you enjoyed your stay with us and agree that this is a great place for a Wedding, thank you for sharing this. More 

Oxted, United Kingdom
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21 reviews
8 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
Reviewed 29 March 2016

Just stayed with friends for an overnight jolly. Really great staff and relaxed atmosphere, accompanied by really good food at very reasonable prices. Had a swim in the leisure centre, pool nicely maintained and all very clean. Room a little tired decor wise but spotlessly clean also. Wonderful location right on beach. Will definitely be back.

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CoodenBeach36, Manager at The Cooden Beach Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you for your review, great to see you enjolyed your stay with us, we look forward to welcoming you back when you will find all our rooms will have completed their refurbishment programme. More 

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Amenities

Highlights
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Pool
  • Free Parking
  • Restaurant
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Room Service
  • Beachfront
  • Free Breakfast
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Spa
About the property
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
  • Beachfront
  • Wheelchair Access
Things to do
  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Spa
  • Hot Tub
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Suites
  • Accessible rooms
  • Family Rooms
Internet
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Public Wifi
Services
  • Free Parking
  • Room Service
  • Free Breakfast
  • Dry Cleaning
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Laundry Service
  • Banquet Room
  • Conference Facilities
  • Business Centre with Internet Access
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Built in 1928 the Hotel is a building of character which has undergone several changes of ownership in its time. The beginning of 2005 was the year the current owner took over the hotel and refurbished at that time also adding a beautiful beachside terrace to enjoy refreshments overlooking the sea and stunning sunsets over the Sussex Downs. The Hotel continues with an upgrade plan throughout all areas. The Beachside Restaurant with its sea view, Traditional English Menu and Sunday Carvery also The Cooden Tavern is a Bistro style eatery to cater for all guest requirements as well as a bar and lounge. For those who would like to relax with a swim the Leisure Club with heated pool, sauna, spa, steam room and gym is available. ... more   less 

Additional Information about The Cooden Beach Hotel

Address: Cooden Sea Road, Bexhill-on-Sea TN39 4TT, England (Formerly Jarvis Cooden Beach)
Region: United Kingdom > England > East Sussex > Bexhill-on-Sea
Price Range: $130 - $234 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — The Cooden Beach Hotel 3*
Number of rooms: 41
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“Opt for a seaview room”
 of 5 bubbles wendyg567, 28 Nov 2016 | Read review
“Sea views are amazing”
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“Sea view family room was fab. Spacious and light.”
 of 5 bubbles karenburgess2016, 28 Oct 2016 | Read review
“Sea View worth it”
 of 5 bubbles FiStell, 26 Oct 2016 | Read review
“If you opt for a sea-view, it may be noisy as the waves rattle the beach pebbles!”
 of 5 bubbles neyres, 19 Oct 2016 | Read review
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