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Motel Schmotel

37 Russell Square, Brighton BN1 2EF, England
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  • Location
    5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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Birmingham, United Kingdom
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4 reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

I stayed here for two nights at the beginning of August. I do think it was slightly over priced but the owners are absolutely lovely and would do anything to make your stay perfect. The room was exceptionally clean and with nice touches. We stayed in a seaside room number 6 which was beautiful. Very modern, clean and cosy. The... More 

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Nottinghamshire, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We stayed for a long weekend and were extremely pleased with our B&B. Our room was spotless and nicely furnished. Plenty of hot water for a shower. Staff were very friendly and helpful and served a lovely breakfast. Situated close to the beach and town it couldn't have been better. Will certainly visit again.

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Stuttgart, Germany
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We stayed here for a few days and were very happy about our choice. Very cosy bed & breakfast, the rooms are clean and very nicely decorated, the staff was very friendly and helpful, the breakfast was very good. The location is just a few minutes from the beach, and everything else is in walking distance. So we had a... More 

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Wallington
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We were attracted by the name and location and it turned out to be a great choice. We had room 1 by the front door which was a really good size and although by the street, it's a quiet road and there wasn't any noise even on a Friday and Saturday night. All the staff were delightful and couldn't have... More 

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London, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Loved staying here! We booked it last weekend and it was the only room left in Brighton during Pride. Room - small but light and super clean. Bed was really comfy and big mirror with nice decoration. Posters with all details you need to know like check in/out times, numbers, etc. and the bathroom is teeny but lovely and clean!... More 

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Sheffield, United Kingdom
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3 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Stayed here for a short Easter break, really welcoming host and clean, comfortable room with lovely decor. Gorgeous breakfast served in bed or in the breakfast room, with great choices of freshly prepared dishes. Perfect location for the seafront or central Brighton. We drove so booked parking through the hotel, which was easy and convenient.

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Glasgow
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We thoroughly enjoyed our stay here and would definitely return if staying in Brighton again. We were in room 10 which was fresh and comfortable. It has a modern, deep bath on one side but the private toilet is a little way along the hallway. This didn't turn out to be a problem,though. Facilities including TV, wifi and tea and... More 

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Fleet, United Kingdom
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 24, 2015

I've stayed at Motel Schmotel twice now, and it will always be my first choice for accommodation in Brighton. It's such good value for money, as the location is spot-on, and the rooms are modern and comfortable. There's every amenity you could need (including a hairdryer!) and communicating with the staff is very easy. They go above and beyond if... More 

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Derry, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 8, 2015

Me and my boyfriend stayed here for 2 nights for a break away and fell in love with this place. We stayed in the first room downstairs (room 1) and it was clean and had everything we needed. Breakfast was very nice, you can order the night before by text message and have it brought to your room - I... More 

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Reading, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 8, 2015

My boyfriend and I stayed for a night in Room 2, on the ground floor. The room was quite small for the price (£100 for a Saturday night in June), but for just one night it was fine. We had a very warm welcome upon arrival, and our breakfast orders for the next day were taken then. We both ordered... More 

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