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The Brighton Hotel

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London, United Kingdom
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95 reviews
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 84 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Stayed in Brighton for a rock concert and booked early online several months in advance and got a great deal for a single room here, breakfast included. I would definitely stay here again as there were no problems besides the doors and stairs being very creaky. I avoided a lot of the noise as I requested a quiet room at... More 

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Whitstable, United Kingdom
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3 reviews
Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

Thank you to the Brighton Hotel and its Team for such a wonderful stay. We were only there one evening but will definetely stay again if back in Brighton. We stayed on the first floor with a seaview double room. What a gem. As soon as we got to the hotel the gentleman behind the desk was friendly and welcoming,... More 

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Southampton
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21 reviews
8 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
Reviewed 6 days ago NEW via mobile

Clean rooms, reasonable price that included a good choice of breakfast although only one choice off the menu so I couldn't have fruit. Friendly staff both at reception and breakfast. Not bad location as on seafront. There is some parking but we didn't use as came in by train, 20min walk from station.

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TheBrightonHotel, Manager at The Brighton Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you for your review of our hotel. Comments such as yours are always a pleasure to read. We aim to be able to provide the right stay for everyone at The Brighton Hotel, whether this be for a one night stop over or a longer visit to our city. We hope to be able to welcome you back to... More 

Evesham, United Kingdom
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4 reviews
Reviewed 1 week ago

Stayed 2 nights in room 418. This room should not be used at all. The stairs door is right next to the room door. On the other room side wall is the lift constantly opening and closing. Not good for a decent nights sleep. Both myself and my wife on two occasions thought somebody was in the room. Firstly the... More 

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TheBrightonHotel, Manager at The Brighton Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you for your review of our hotel. I am sorry to see that your stay with us at The Brighton Hotel was anything less than the high standard we aim to hold ourselves to with everyone who visits us. Had we known we would have been more than happy to move your room to one that was away from... More 

Worthing, United Kingdom
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 28 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Visited the Brighton hotel for afternoon via a Groupon deal so the value was very good. The selection of sandwiches and cakes was very good and we all left feeling full, the prosseco that came with the tea was also good. On approaching the hotel we thought the outside looked tired but the inside was very nice and had been... More 

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TheBrightonHotel, Manager at The Brighton Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you Neil for your review of our afternoon tea. I am pleased to see that your visit to us for tea was an enjoyable one. It is our hope that everyone who visits with us leaves full and satisfied and as such your comments are very welcome. We hope to be able to welcome you back to The Brighton... More 

Bournemouth, United Kingdom
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago

We stayed in The Brighton Hotel a few weeks ago and the hotel was in a excellent location and good value for money. Pros - Good quality breakfast especially as the hotel was reasonable anyway - Friendly helpful staff especially the lady serving breakfast - Room spacious and lovely view of the sea (we didn't pay extra either) - Bed... More 

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TheBrightonHotel, Manager at The Brighton Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you for your review of our hotel. Reviews such as yours are always a welcome read for us here at The Brighton Hotel. I am happy to see that your experience with us was a positive one. We are steadily refurbishing many of the rooms throughout our hotel, with the aim of having the cons on your list turn... More 

Bath, United Kingdom
2 reviews
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Reviewed 1 week ago

All staff were excellent,cleaners,waiting,front of house.Nothing was too much trouble.Rooms clean,breakfast good.Right on the sea front.Will go there again.Late bar,yippee!If i have to find fault/give you a tip off,don't buy peanuts from behind the bar,they are pricey.

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TheBrightonHotel, Manager at The Brighton Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you Bob for your review of our hotel. I am pleased to read your review and see that the only fault you could find was the price of our peanuts. I will look at the price of these personally to make sure they are at the right level. I am happy to see that the rest of your stay... More 

Bedford, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Just checked out after staying here for 2 nights visiting my brother. I have to say I was very satisfied with my stay. Got a free upgrade to sea view room which I was happy with. Staff were very helpful. Room was nice, plenty of pillows, towels, toiletries, tea, coffee, with iron and ironing board also in the room. Breakfast... More 

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TheBrightonHotel, Manager at The Brighton Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you for your review of our hotel. It is always a pleasure to read a review such as yours. We aim to please with every stay here at The Brighton Hotel and reviews such as yours allow us to see that our efforts are appreciated. We hope to be able to welcome you back to The Brighton Hotel in... More 

Maidstone, United Kingdom
1 review
Reviewed 1 week ago

Comfortable room, super staff - friendly and helpful - good breakfast. What more could you want and only a bus ride from the Pavilion or taxi booked by reception. It's a typical Brighton Regency building which has been modernised. A small hotel with sea views (extra charge) just a walk across the road to the promenade, near bandstand and the... More 

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TheBrightonHotel, Manager at The Brighton Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you for your review of our hotel. I am pleased to see that your stay with us was a pleasant one. We aim to provide the best possible experience for anyone staying at The Brighton Hotel and I am happy to see that your stay was one as such. Should you be visiting Brighton again please be in touch... More 

Maidstone
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7 reviews
Reviewed 1 week ago

Great location. Friendly and attentive staff. Just stayed for one night but it certainly suited our needs. Breakfast was fine. Décor a little dated in places and hotel requires a bit of a refurb but this is a perfect place to get your head down after a night out. Will go again.

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TheBrightonHotel, Manager at The Brighton Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you Stevie for your review of our hotel. I am pleased to see that you found our hotel to be of good value for money. We always strive to be able to offer just what is needed to every stay with us, as I am happy to see we achieved with your stay with us. I look forward to... More 

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Beachfront
  • Room Service
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Restaurant
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  • Non-Smoking Hotel
  • Beachfront
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
The Brighton Hotel The Grade II listed Brighton Hotel is one of the most charming hotels in Brighton where you are guaranteed a warm and personal welcome. It is located on the seafront directly opposite the famous Brighton Bandstand and very close to the West Pier and to the site of the proposed i360 attraction. We are just a short walk to Brighton's main shopping areas, the famous Lanes with its cobbled passage ways and its myriad of little shops and boutiques, many of which are unique to Brighton. The Brighton Conference Centre is a five minute stroll away and we are literally a stone's throw from the beach. The Brighton Hotel is a privately owned independent hotel that is large enough to have all the faculties you would expect but small enough to make you feel important to us and special. The hotels elegant lounge, bar and restaurant have enviable sea views, a great place to relax and watch the world go by. The hotel has 55 well-appointed rooms, and while the hotel is right on the famous Brighton seafront it is just far enough out of the main centre's noisy bars and clubs to be significantly quieter than many other seafront Brighton hotels. High speed wireless internet access is available free of charge in all our rooms and public areas. As a 3 Star accredited hotel we offer Dinner in The Salisbury Restaurant available 7 days a week from 6.30pm till 9.30pm and our Lite Bite Bar Menu is available 7 days a week 24hrs a day. Arrival and Departure Time: Our check in time starts from 3 pm and our check out time is at 11 am. For an early check in or late check-out we charge £10 an hour. For peace of mind, our reception is manned 24 hrs. Cocktail Menu: Available Wednesday to Sunday from 5pm till 10pm. Room Service: Room Service is now available for Breakfast continental & Full English and we also offer a breakfast to go from 4am. We have limited parking in front of the hotel based on a first come, first serve policy. The guests can only book these spaces on arrival at reception. These spaces are sold for £18 per night. Therefore, if we run out of spaces, our guests can park in Regency Square Car Park which is just 3 minutes walking distance from us. Day rate for conference delegates is £9.00 And must be vacated by 17:00. Please note that Vans are not allowed to park in our car park due to size restrictions. Luxury Car Service For a little taste of luxury we can organise a private hire executive car to bring you to the hotel from your port of entry. The driver will meet you in arrivals of the appropriate terminal and deliver you straight to the hotel entrance. Prices start from around £140 from Heathrow Airport, £80 from Gatwick Airport and around £170 from St Pancras. To enquire about this service please contact the hotel directly with your arrival details (airport and terminal, arrival time and flight number or for Eurostar arrival time and your departure city along with your train number). Please note that transfers are not guaranteed until we confirm back to you and payment will be made direct to your driver and not to the hotel. ... more   less 

Additional Information about The Brighton Hotel

Address: 143-145 Kings Road | East Sussex, Brighton BN1 2PQ, England (Formerly BEST WESTERN Brighton Hotel)
Region: United Kingdom > England > East Sussex > Brighton and Hove > Brighton
Price Range: RM253 - RM1,061 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — The Brighton Hotel 3*
Number of rooms: 55
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Also Known As:
Brighton Best Western
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#4 Green Hotel in Brighton
#11 On the Beach Hotel in Brighton
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“To avoid the creaky doors and stairs noise, ask for room at end of a corridor not near lifts”
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  • Shower and toilet
 of 5 bubbles SophieCalifornia, 2 Dec 2016 | Read review
“Do not accept room 418 and the equivalent on the lower floors. The room was also very small.”
  • Stairs door. Opening and closing plus all conversations as they pass
  • The bits belong to the cleaner. The lift door is conected to the room wall
 of 5 bubbles kenidoran, 27 Nov 2016 | Read review
“Avoid basement rooms”
 of 5 bubbles bobmQ538CH, 25 Nov 2016 | Read review
“Ask Manager/staff when booking”
 of 5 bubbles ricannkemp, 23 Nov 2016 | Read review
“Book parking”
 of 5 bubbles Worcester99, 8 Nov 2016 | Read review
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