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My husband and I love historic buildings and country inns and have stayed at a number of places of a similar age to the Star so this was an easy choice.
We were early to arrive and although we could not check in, they were...More
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Response from StarAfriston, General Manager at The Star at AlfristonResponded 1 week ago
Thank you for your detailed and useful review.
Firstly, please let me apologise for the heating issues which you encountered. Being cold is not a great feeling, especially with recent temperatures being so incredibly low!
I am gratified that our staff sorted this...More
We came over on a mini bus from Eastbourne for our Christmas dinner and the team were worried about if it would be the right venue - well didn't we get it right big time - the food was superb - we agreed it was...More
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Response from StarAfriston, General Manager at The Star at AlfristonResponded 4 weeks ago
Creating a warm welcoming atmosphere, with excellent food and friendly personalised service has always been our mission, and it is always lovely to receive feedback from satisfied and happy guests.
Our country inn is loved by locals and visitors alike, and we are...More
A very traditional pub with a great log fire, local beers ( Long Man) and good pub food. Welcoming staff, so I felt very comfortable, enjoying my pint. I always tend to end up here when I'm in Alfriston.More
Response from StarAfriston, General Manager at The Star at AlfristonResponded 27 December 2017
Thank you for your kind review of your recent visit to us!
We are pleased that you enjoyed the traditional feel of our old wayfarers pub - and a pint of something local by our roaring fires is surely what we all wish...More
This is another aspect of the Star Inn, which seems to be marketing itself more as a small country hotel these days.
It is a pleasure to go into the bar on a cold winter's day, sit at a table near the open fire and...More
Response from StarAfriston, General Manager at The Star at AlfristonResponded 22 December 2017
Thank you so much for the lovely review, and yes you are right in all of your observations - a quality, small, unpretentious bar renowned for good things done well and delivered with warmth and friendliness!
In a world of pretension and hype,...More
Visited the Village this afternoon . Hadn’t booked a table but called in on the off chance . Made most welcome . Delicious Roast Lamb . Properly cooked Roast Potatoes and parsnips . All nice and crispy . Excellent service and ambience.A really nice way...More
Thank Ann F
Response from StarAfriston, General Manager at The Star at AlfristonResponded 18 December 2017
Dear Ann F,
What a lovely read on a Monday morning!
Thank you very much for taking the time and trouble to send in a review of our much loved inn, and we are delighted that you had a lovely Sunday lunch with us.
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There is no doubt that the many complaints reflect a problem. If I were you, and given you have committed to stay there, I would give them a call in advance and explain your concerns, not rely on the owner reading this. Tell... More
There is no doubt that the many complaints reflect a problem. If I were you, and given you have committed to stay there, I would give them a call in advance and explain your concerns, not rely on the owner reading this. Tell them you'd like a decorated room and insist on seeing it before. I usually find that those who take extra steps to get what they want get it and those who rely on good faith don't sadly. If you are walking the SDW get over to The Seven Sisters it's an amazing days walking
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