Chequers Inn Hotel - Forest Row

The Square, Forest Row, United Kingdom, RH18 5ESshow map
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GoodBased on  37 reviews
Overview

Chequers Inn is a quiet 2-star hotel set 1.9 km from Ashdown Forest and 10 km from Wakehurst Place.

The center of Forest Row is 10 minutes walk from the property. 25 minutes' drive from Croydon.

The hotel offers a quiet location close to forests and woods.

Chequers Inn Hotel is set a 25-minute drive from London Gatwick airport.

Rooms

The property comprises 21 en-suite rooms appointed with Wi-Fi, a dressing area, a personal computer, a writing desk and ironing facilities. They also feature en suite bathrooms fitted with a shower, a hairdryer and free toiletries.

Eat & Drink

Wines and coffee are offered in the café bar. Guests can dine at Black Peter Bar & Restaurant at the Brambletye Hotel and Taffels located within 5 minutes' walk away.

Services

A baggage storage, a designated area for smoking and a beauty salon for general use and a business centre, a meeting room and a photocopier for work can be found on-site.

Relax

Chequers Inn Hotel also features a steam room and a sauna as well as yoga classes and a fitness club. Active guests will appreciate windsurfing, hiking and lawn tennis provided on site.

Internet

Wireless internet is available in the entire hotel for free.

Guest Parking

Public parking is possible on site for free.

Number of rooms:   21.

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Facilities
Wi-Fi
Parking

On-site car park

Luggage storage
24-hour services
Food/ Drinks

Bar/ Lounge area

Restaurant

Snack bar

Spa and relaxation

Massage

Sauna

Laundry
TV

Flat-screen TV

Sports & Fitness

  • Wind surfing
  • Hiking
  • Horseback riding
  • Tennis court
  • Bowling
  • Golf course
  • Fishing

Services

  • Housekeeping
  • Bicycle rental
  • Laundry
  • Dry cleaning
  • Shops/Commercial services
  • Newspaper service

Dining

  • Breakfast
  • Restaurant
  • Snack bar
  • Bar/ Lounge area

Business

  • Business centre
  • Meeting/ Banquet facilities
  • Fax/Photocopying

Children

  • Children's play area

Spa & Leisure

  • Sun terrace
  • Leisure/ TV room
  • Sauna
  • Massage
  • Library

Room view

  • City view

Room features

  • Heating
  • Terrace
  • Ironing facilities

Bathroom

  • Free toiletries

Media

  • Flat-screen TV
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Good to know
Check-infrom 14:00-22:30FREECheck-out07:00-10:00FREE
Children & extra bedsAll children0 - 2 yearsExisting beddingFREE
PetsPets are not allowed.
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Location
  • Nearby
  • Restaurants
  • City landmarks
Lila GalleryLila Gallery400 ft
Forest Row Social ClubForest Row Social Club1000 ft
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Java & JazzJava & Jazz100 ftLower Square
Black Peter Bar & Restaurant at the Brambletye HotelBlack Peter Bar & Restaurant at the Brambletye Hotel300 ftThe Square
Aldeia RestaurantAldeia Restaurant600 ft6 Hartfield Road
AldeiaAldeia600 ft6, Hartfield Road
Roochi Real Indian CuisineRoochi Real Indian Cuisine700 ft9 Hartfield Road
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Weir Wood Sailing ClubWeir Wood Sailing Club1.1 mi
Ashdown Forest Llama ParkAshdown Forest Llama Park2.5 mi
Penshurst Place & GardensPenshurst Place & Gardens8.4 miPenshurst Road
ChartwellChartwell10.3 miMapleton Road
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Getting around
Airports
London Gatwick (LGW)9.6 mi
London Biggin Hill (BQH)16.0 mi
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Reviews
6.0
GoodBased on  37  reviews
  • 7.0
    Very good

    In an excellent location. Food quality was very good and the staff were all very friendly.

    The room looked a bit "tired" especially the bathroom.

  • 8.8
    Superb

    They gave us a 4 poster bed with a double aspect room and we overslept it was so so comfy! I would definitely stay again what a good night's sleep!

  • 2.8
    Guest rating

    The room was dated, general cleanliness was poor. Bathroom was disgusting!!

  • 3.2
    Guest rating

    When I checked out

    The lighting, there was no duvet cover on the duvet and it was dirty and shabby

  • 5.4
    Guest rating

    It was convenient for the place I wished to visit

    It was chaotic. The lights were very dim. It was very funny. For example, the girl in a red top asked what we wanted for breakfast (when we had emerged from the dimly lit cupboard where we self-served ourselves to orange juice coffee etc.). I asked whether the tomatoes were fresh or tinned. She said I could have either. I therefore asked for fresh tomatoes with my bacon and egg. The tomato that arrived was uncooked. It was hilarious! They were serving an English breakfast, but clearly had no idea what that was. It was a bit like Fawlty Towers.

  • 10.0
    Exceptional

    Very friendly helpfull staff.It has such a nice atmosphere and a warm feeling. The Bar food was very nice.

    I thought the bedroom was too hot.

  • 5.0
    Guest rating

    It was convenient for the venue of a wedding we were atending

    I booked a double room without ensuite and was given and charged for ensuite - £20 more than I expected

  • 6.2
    Good

    The reception was chaotic and didn't have any record of my booking for 2 single and 1 double room, which I made on the internet and was confirmed about 3 months ago.However we were all found a bedroom. The staff were generally friendly and helpful

  • 4.4
    Guest rating

    Room okay,bar staff very good and freindly,evening meals ok.

    Only serving contental breakfast ,no cooked ,asked for tea and toast ,did not get the tea and received the toast from another table which another customer left, went to a premier inn for a cooked breakfast.

  • 5.8
    Guest rating

    Very old with real character

    Rooms were very very basic with very old furniture, apart from new tele. Bed with no headboard and made up of 2 matresses no base. Needs updating

  • 3.2
    Guest rating

    The Faulty Towers of East Sussex run by Manuel!! The owner was incompetent and rude. He didnt have a clue as to what he was doing, just seemed to make it up as he was going along. He even had to put my credit card through several times to make it work and insisted on payment on booking in.The hotel was dark with cold corridors. The room was adequate but rubbish for the price, with a poor shower and a pathetic breakfast of burnt toast and bitter coffee served churlishly and with very slow service all round. It took an hour to get a sandwich for lunch and water was served in a bottle with no glass provided!

  • 8.8
    Superb

    A pleasant and friendly place

    Wasnot infrmed of all the facilities the hotel had?

  • 8.8
    Superb

    The bed was comfortableand the linen crisp and white The room was quiet and the curtains thick to keep out the light.

  • 3.8
    Guest rating

    Location was suitable for my purpose.

    The whole place was grubby, the carpet felt dirty and it was outdated. There were no nets or blinds on the windows so the heavy curtains had to be closed for privacy making the room dark. The only light was a central overhead light - no bedside lights. The duvet itself was one of the very cheap kinds with a synthetic covering which was grubby and bobbly. There was no outer/loose cover on the duvet and the duvet and the pillows should have been thrown out years ago. The bed linen however was clean. The breakfast toast was cheap white bread and there was garlic butter on the table which was changed upon request for two half pound packets of butter placed on the table in their packaging.

  • 5.4
    Guest rating

    Friendly staff, good food.

    Very dated decor (avocado bath suite). Missing tiles in shower. Huge dust webs. Mentioned this to Manager on departure. He thanked me for letting him know and blamed the cleaner. He did not really seem to be interested.

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Highlights
6
GoodBased on  37 reviews
Good to know
Check-infrom 14:00-22:30FREECheck-out07:00-10:00FREE
Children & extra bedsAll children0 - 2 yearsExisting beddingFREE
PetsPets are not allowed.
Cancellation
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Getting around
Airports
London Gatwick (LGW)9.6 mi
London Biggin Hill (BQH)16.0 mi
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