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The Lanes

Boundary at East Street, West Street, North Street and Kings Road, Brighton, England
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Ranked #4 of 84 Attractions in Brighton
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Type: Historic Walking Areas, Landmarks/ Points of Interest, Neighborhoods
Activities: Shopping
Description: This area is home to an eclectic mix of shops and restaurants.
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brecon
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7 reviews 7 reviews
4 attraction reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 22, 2014 NEW

It was the architecture above the shops rather than the shops themselves that caught my eye. althoug some iof the shops were worth a visit with lovely homemade food and useful boutiques that sold the odd and peculiar.

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Coventry
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8 reviews 8 reviews
4 attraction reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 21, 2014 NEW

Eclectic shops, ranging from eye wateringly expensive through to real value for money. Something for everyone and great for just browsing

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Denton, East Sussex
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24 reviews 24 reviews
7 attraction reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 21, 2014 NEW

There is always something going on in the lanes and it never matters how much you go here, you never see it all. The atmosphere is brilliant and there is shops for every taste. Every town should have a lanes

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Brighton, England, United Kingdom
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3 reviews 3 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 21, 2014 NEW

After picking up my recently altered engagement ring, I wanted to drop a quick Trip Advisor review to recommend Camelot Jewellers in The Lanes, in Brighton. We've been really impressed with Camelot. Alex, the owner, is very friendly and welcoming, as are the rest of his team. Their approach is perfect when it comes to helping you make such an... More

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Durban, South Africa
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70 reviews 70 reviews
16 attraction reviews
28 helpful votes 28 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 21, 2014 NEW

This is really one of the highlights of my trip to the UK. The variety and quirkiness of The Lanes makes it an absolute must. Interesting shops and places to eat. Good vegetarian places for food. Lovely ice cream shop. Excellent market on Saturdays. Friendly stall owners. I feel nostalgic writing this review. Till next time ....

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Romford, United Kingdom
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17 reviews 17 reviews
3 attraction reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 20, 2014 NEW

Very quant place with wonderful pubs and restaurants the jewellery shops are fantastic really good prices for gold and diamonds the selection of watches is amazing if your looking for something special this is the place

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london
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5 reviews 5 reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 20, 2014 NEW

just returned from staying at the lanes hotel visiting my friend who works in brighton , the lanes hotel is a victorian hotel but is a nice hotel with big bedrooms clean with good bathrooms,nice breakfast, good helpful friendly staff and in a good location 10 min walk to pier and 30 min walk to marina, so if you are... More

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Wokingham, England
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102 reviews 102 reviews
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68 helpful votes 68 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 20, 2014 NEW

It is so different with little streets and big streets, small shops and large shops, independent traders and the high street giants and lots of nice eating houses. You could happily spend the day just wandering and if tired, stop and have a drink and a bite to eat. Would recommend a visit.

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Frome, United Kingdom
2 reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 20, 2014 NEW

Good to look around, easy place to spend a couple of hours. It has a unique character with many antique and jewellery outlets.

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Solihull, United Kingdom
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7 reviews 7 reviews
3 attraction reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 19, 2014 NEW

Well worth a visit to the Lanes, there so many querky shops, bars & restaurants to visit. You need a good few days to get round everything though, it's huge!

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