Castle Hotel

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Summary[edit | edit source]

This hotel at the bottom corner of Wellington Square, built on the site of a former thatched house that had been used as a gin house in 1818[1] was described by Ross in 1845 as being a well known old establishment, with comfortable and snug apartments[2].

Facilities[edit | edit source]

The hotel had smoking, coffee, billiard and many other rooms whilst in the hands of Mr W. Pawley according to Whiteman's guide.[3]

  1. Hastings of Bygone Days and the Present (Henry Cousins - 1911) pg.303 ISBN: 9789332862449 ESCC Library Google Books
  2. A Guide to Hastings & St Leonards (Thomas Ross 1835) pg.24 Google Books
  3. Whiteman's guide to Hastings, St. Leonards, and the neighbourhood – Spencer Whiteman (6th ed) pg.29 Google Books