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At a glance

Family rooms
Wheelchair accessible

The Imperial is an impressive Victorian hotel situated at the seaward end of Devonshire Place, an imposing tree-lined boulevard, less than fifteen minutes' walk from the facilities and amenities in the town centre, and just across the road from the promenade and the bandstand. The hotel offers a good standard of accommodation, spacious lounge areas, and a large restaurant offering hearty, home-cooked food all in a dignified and tranquil ambiance.


  • En-suite rooms: 113
  • Family rooms: 1
  • Ground-floor rooms: 5
  • Wi-Fi available
  • Freeview TV in rooms

Room rates

  • Single room minimum price: 45
  • Double room minimum price: 90
  • Leisure breaks available

Opening times

  • Closed: 3 Jan-8 Feb


  • Night porter
  • Lift available


  • Accessible bedrooms: 1
  • Walk-in showers


  • Children welcome
  • Cots provided
  • High chairs
  • Children's portions or menu
  • Laundry facilities
  • Drying facility
  • Ironing facilities


  • Weekly entertainment
  • Christmas entertainment programme
  • New Year entertainment programme

Getting here

Nearest train station

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Room prices from£90/night**Based on the minimum price of a standard double room *Based on the minimum price of a standard double room
*Based on the minimum price of a standard double room
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