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Royal Albion Hotel-Brighton

3.0 of 5 Hotel   |   35 Old Steine, Brighton BN1 1NT, England
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Ranked #39 of 44 hotels in Brighton
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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    2.5 of 5 stars
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    2.5 of 5 stars
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    2.5 of 5 stars
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    2.5 of 5 stars
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6 reviews 6 reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

I will start off positive and say that the staff are friendly. However these are my cons: - building is very dilapidated - check in and out times are ridiculous - breakfast was very cheaply made - no air-conditioning - you can't open the window shutters or windows for fresh air (don't go here in summer) - no water pressure... More

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

This hotel is sadly run down, holes in the walls. Worn away carpet and curtains, the beds are extremely hard and you can't help but wonder if it's ever been cleaned. Loved the shower piping hot to extreme cold ever 15 seconds so you will start to get into a rhythm of jumping in and out like a weirdo. So... More

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Brighton, England, United Kingdom
3 reviews 3 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

We had our wedding 09/08/2014 and arranged for our reception to be there. Georges the events manager is amazing and gave us free reign to have our wedding as we wanted. As we were on a budget we did all of the decorations ourselves and the whole staff at the Albion were really understanding. They looked after our guests and... More

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

We had the unfortunate experience to stay there with my husband the Bank Holiday weekend. There is nothing good to say apart from the location. Very expensive for what they offer; very poor service especially when we checked in; very poor breakfast...no fruits, no ham / cheese, bad service (except from a very lovely waitress named Aleksandra who seemed to... More

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

If you can get by some of the hotels quirks and annoyances your stay will be fantastic – this is not a hotel for people who have a stiff upper lip and a bit of a toffeenose - in her day she must've been something but the amount of money it would cost to get this hotel a complete facelift... More

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London, United Kingdom
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

After paying almost £400 for a weekend 2- night stay in May 2014, we were very disappointed! Upon arrival the lift was out of order and we had to lug our bags up to the fourth floor. Reaching our room and before opening, the wind was howling through the gaps of the door making us need to forcefully push open... More

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Maidstone, United Kingdom
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

After staying here, it's unfortunately an experience we would rather forget. On arrival the reception staff seemed uninterested from the off and non informative of what the hotel had to offer. We were allocated a room on the top floor with no working television and that had a musty old smell throughout. The bathroom was old and looked in need... More

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

Okay, no parking or WiFi in rooms but Victorian elegance and character at it's best. Fab position, tasty breakfast - lovely! The shops and restaurants are very close, as are shops - trad and individual. Go for The Lanes overnight parking - all CCTV, 6pm to 11am £9.50.

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

I Booked 2 nights over the B/H , my wife and I were looking forward to a lovely w/e. We knew it was a dated Hotel but really it was a shock to find the reception service was appalling and EVERYTHING needs renovating/replacing. The enormous chandelier in reception was so dirty/rusty looking, the stairs had at least 2 steps I... More

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Well we arrived & really didn't know what to expect after reading the reviews on here! Yes the exterior was a little storm damaged but inside reception was fine as were the staff, although maybe more needed at busy times. Our room wasn't the largest but it was very clean as was the bathroom, with a fast flowing hot shower.... More

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Address: 35 Old Steine, Brighton BN1 1NT, England
Location: United Kingdom > England > East Sussex > Brighton and Hove > Brighton
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Hotel Class:3 star — Royal Albion Hotel-Brighton 3*
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The Royal Albion Hotel in Brighton is a Regency Style Hotel built in 1826 which offers a warm and friendly environment in a premier position directly opposite Brighton Pier. So, if you are looking for a seafront hotel in Brighton, you won't get much closer than this. Facing the sea, it's right at the heart of the action. Our Brighton hotel is proud of its reputation as a family hotel. It can be tricky to find hotels in Brighton for families, which is why we make sure that everyone feels welcome staying with us. It's for our hospitality, not to mention our fabulous position, that the Royal Albion Brighton is one of the most popular hotels in Brighton. All of the hotels' 208 bedrooms are en-suite and provide facilities including television, radio, trouser press, telephone and hairdryer. Many of the rooms feature luxury Spa baths and stunning Sea Views. A spa bath facility in your own room means you don't have to leave your room to treat yourself to some fantastic bubbly relaxation.The Royal Albion's Jenny restaurant serves succulent traditional cuisine, the fantastic views out over the English Channel make dining here is an absolute pleasure. The Pavillion Bar and the Bar Rogue Cafe Bar are stylish drinking spots that provide good food and drinks with great music at night. You can be sure of an exciting stay at the Royal Albion Hotel Brighton.Our five Conference, Meeting and Banqueting rooms are elegantly furnished, equally suitable for day or evening events catering for up to 150 delegates. So if you are looking for conference facilities in Brighton, look no further than the Royal Albion Hotel Brighton. WIFI is available FREE throughout the hotel's public areas. ... more   less 
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