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Journeys Brighton Hostel

1.0 of 5 Hostel   |   33 Richmond Place, Brighton BN2 9NA, England
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5 of 5 stars reviewed 4 weeks ago
DarrenFernandes Brighton, England, United Kingdom
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    3 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3 of 5 stars
  • Service
    3.5 of 5 stars
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    3.5 of 5 stars
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    3 of 5 stars
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Brighton, England, United Kingdom
1 review
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

I had stayed at this hostel previous but never thought I would write or mention anything about the staff. Undoubtedly they are the best I have come across during my travels. The hostel itself needs a bit of work specially the showers, but apart from that I cannot fault the location and the excellent service I received from the staff.

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Ceske Budejovice, Czech Republic
1 review
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I´d stayed in this hostel for one night and even when that was 18bed dorm, I felt very secure. I was very satisfied even with the staff. Everybody was so friendly, helpful and they was willing to give me tips and advices when I needed something know. I really recomend to visit this hostel - prices, staff, enviroment - the... More

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Southampton, United Kingdom
2 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
1 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

My cousin and I stayed in this hostel for two nights and whilst Brighton was great, this hostel was dreadful. We didn't have high expectations of the hostel but when we arrived it was far worse than we had anticipated. The toilets smelt and were dirty, to the extent where we chose to use public toilets instead of using them... More

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 weeks ago

Hi well I arrived in journeys hostel on a Friday night and thought wow amazing people chatting and my bed was good then from Saturday it all changed.. The night manager Adam was all moody and not talking as much as before?? All the travelling guests were amazing.. Anyway on Saturday I got in my room someone had moved all... More

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Mooloolaba, Australia
2 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 12, 2014 via mobile

At first , we were skeptical ... But after the 1st night we fell on love !! Staff are amazing and beds are comfy !! Stated four nights .. Showers aren't the best but you get what you pay for ! Hate people who complain after all it is the cheapest there ... What do you except ! I loved... More

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Brighton and Hove, United Kingdom
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 11, 2014 via mobile

We stayed at journeys for the great escape festival in Brighton for 4 nights. Amazing, kind and helpful people that work and live there permanently. Beds are comfy, breakfast is good for value and the location is central to everything in Brighton like the seafront, Laines and train station. Had so much fun and would definitely go back! If you... More

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Portsmouth, United Kingdom
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3 hotel reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed February 21, 2014

We stayed one night for a place to crash after a gig. Our reservation was "lost" when we got there so we kindly waited for them to sort it out. When we went up to the room, our sheets and pillows were missing. The room and bathrooms were not clean and no toilet paper either. Room was shabby and not... More

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Ricardo D, Manager at Journeys Brighton Hostel, responded to this review

Thank you for your response. We have numerous long staying guests, some staying for years at a time and this is the first time I've heard someone say that they have contracted 'Scabies'. This is incredibly surprising as our sheets are washed to the highest standards - you also say that you got this weeks after staying here so really,... More

Basingstoke, England, United Kingdom
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8 reviews 8 reviews
3 hotel reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed December 13, 2013

I discovered this new hostel and thought I would give it a try due to it's location. I can safely say I will never be staying at this hostel again. I requested a bottom bunk when booking due to medical reasons, rang up and was told I have definitely been allocated one, only to be told when I arrived that... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 12, 2013

we went for my friends stag do in brighton we stayed in this hostel friendly staff accommodating considered how loud we were. Good breakfast before check out and a nice little bar to start off the party.

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Edgware, Middlesex, United Kingdom
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5 hotel reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed October 29, 2013

Good points: The night porter (Rob) was very funny and helpful. You have somewhere to store luggage if you wish (although not individually locked up - all bags are placed in the basement so other guests could have access to your bags). Curtains around each bed for privacy. Bad points: You can see by my other reviews that I always... More

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Address: 33 Richmond Place, Brighton BN2 9NA, England
Location: United Kingdom > England > East Sussex > Brighton and Hove > Brighton
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Hotel Class:1 star — Journeys Brighton Hostel 1*
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WELCOME TO JOURNEYS BRIGHTON HOSTEL!Perfectly located between the seaside and the rail station, it is in fact at the heart of everything Brighton has to offer!Journeys Brighton is housed in the building that was formerly the famous indie-music venue called Pressure Point, with many famous bands such as Blur, Kasabian, Amy MacDonald and many more having played shows there. At Journeys Brighton you have the chance to sleep well after dancing away to today's new music and the unique atmosphere that Brighton has to offer.Now fully kitted out to suit the modern backpacker, and fashionably styled to suit the trendy Brighton scene, you can't help but feel the energy that is shared by staff and other guests. Hang out in the hostel's cafe, or chill out and make use of the free Wi-FI in the cool Lounge area.Our fun-loving staff ensure you will have a good time and promise to keep the hostel clean, comfortable and safe at all times.Journeys Brighton has an atmosphere bursting with character, for an exciting Brighton experience that you will never forget.FACILITIES:- Free Wi-Fi internet access- Free breakfast included- Free bed linen included- Luggage storage- In-room luggage lockers- 24hr access and security- Cafe & Bar- Guest 'self-catering' kitchen- Common room- TV- Towel hire- Washing/drying/ironing facilities- Tours and tickets to local attractions available ... more   less 
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