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Sandalwood Hotel

27 Lower Rock Gardens, Brighton BN2 1PG, England
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Ranked #95 of 97 Brighton B&B and Inns
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  • Location
    4 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    2 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    2 of 5 stars
  • Service
    2.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    2.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    2 of 5 stars
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St. Albans, United Kingdom
1 review
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
1 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We stayed at this hotel last weekend and it is the worst hotel I have ever stayed at! We checked in and the cleaner gave us the room key. We never saw anyone else!!! The room was terrible, it had 3 single beds, no bedside table no cupboard, the wooden slatted blinds all had broken slatts. The desk and chair... More

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2 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
1 of 5 stars Reviewed July 7, 2014

This hovel is the worst excuse of a hotel that I have ever experienced. I had the misfortune to stay here for 1 night, and when I left I felt like I had to go and disinfect myself. A Summary: Disgusting shower. Blocked sink No towels (although even if they did provide them - I would not be touching them).... More

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Basingstoke, United Kingdom
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8 reviews 8 reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed July 6, 2014

I stayed one night in a twin bedroom with my friend. the only furniture in the tiny room was two uncomfortable single beds and two tiny little round tables. The bathroom was in a cupboard and the shower took ages to heat up and was a trickle. there were tea and coffee stains on the wall where people had thrown... More

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London, United Kingdom
2 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed June 29, 2014

I like to see the positive side of most things, but once you step foot into this 'hotel' then all the positive will drain from you. I am going to bullet point the review as its a lot quicker to get through. . I ordered a car park space (1 of 2 available) and someone else parked in it when... More

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19 helpful votes 19 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed June 20, 2014

PLEASE spend the extra £20 on a 'good' place! In response to the person who wrote a review claiming 'not to trust the bad reviews'. - You must have been tripping when you stayed there! Ok, so I stay in a lot of different hotels in Brighton, one in particular in Hove, which usually costs ca. £50-70... on this occasion,... More

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London, United Kingdom
1 review
1 of 5 stars Reviewed June 13, 2014

In this hotel now after gig in Brighton. £95 for a twin room. Filthy. Central heating on full blast and it is summer outside. No means of switching off & no ome to ask. Single light from ceiling but no bedside lights. Bathroom is a cupboard with shutter doors (no privacy), loo & tiny shower. Sink doesnt drain. Stay somewhere... More

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Brighton, United Kingdom
3 reviews 3 reviews
3 hotel reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed May 25, 2014

This place need to be closed and a total refit. Then some owners that have an idea about running a guest house ie cleaning rooms daily, putting clean towels in room daily and refill tea, coffee and milk daily then it maybe ok to stay because in is in a very good place there are some good pubs and restaurant... More

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Bournemouth, United Kingdom
1 review
1 of 5 stars Reviewed April 30, 2014

Tiny, dirty, noisy. We booked a twin room and were given a double. No hot water. Sink blocked. No curtains or shutters on the windows. No staff to complain to.. I cannot imagine in what sort of crazed parallel universe a night in this place would be worth the extortionate rates charged, for zero service, zero comfort, zero cleanliness.

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed April 25, 2014 via mobile

Apparently didn't have our booking so we're given a room with three tiny beds instead of a double. Cold shower, wet floor from leak, stench of damp, bed had hair in it and not made properly, regular people who were staying over, people drinking in doorway, woken up by fire alarm at 6:30 which went for half hour, but no... More

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Wales, Wisconsin
1 review
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 13, 2014 via mobile

I Stayed at this hotel last Saturday, in which I was greeted by a young girl I think her name was kelly, she was very polite, very helpful and generally made me feel welcome, I got to my room and considering I read reviews about this place before hand, I didn't know what to expect, I was very happy with... More

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Address: 27 Lower Rock Gardens, Brighton BN2 1PG, England
Location: United Kingdom > England > East Sussex > Brighton and Hove > Brighton
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