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Brighton Youth Hostel by the Sea

11 Seafield Road | Lower Ground Floor Entrance, Brighton BN3 2TN, England (Formerly SoBo Brighton)
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Great place! upon arrival we was told that we had been upgraded and offered a late check out, the staff on reception were really friendly. The place itself has got a good vibe about it. Would recommend to anyone.

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1 Thank robert j
London, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

I haven't been to this hostel before, but had a good night. The bed was comfortable, if a bit cramped for tallish man. It was fairly quiet and I wasn't disturbed. I was offered some breakfast, although I didn't take this up. The staff were very friendly. I think the dorm room could do with some more plug sockets, better... More 

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New York City, New York
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW via mobile

Convenient location. The staff was very friendly. Allows for late check out at a decent price, good for a short trip to Brighton. I felt safe as the doors all have padlocks on them and you get your personal code. A 3 minute walk from the beach and a quick bus ride to the Brighton city center

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1 Thank rachabie
Marseille, France
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

Very simple and cheap. A great ambiance y good people. Good welcoming.I dont know what write but its good to sleep a few or a long time cheaper. There is a good big kitchen. It's not very far to the center walking like 30 minutes y 5 mins to the beach y 5 too to the bus station.

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2 Thank Fab P
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I've been to Brighton Youth Hostel three times and have found it good value for money. The dorm prices are competitive with comfortable beds and good communal facilities. With a spacious kitchen and tv room as well as another communal social area near the reception it's another good place to either chill out or socialise. Yes it can be a... More 

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2 Thank Francheska E
Horley, United Kingdom
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

I went there for one night with one friend so we could stay for the whole weekend in Brighton without spending a lot of money. The location was convenient and the price good. We recommend this hostel for a quick and cheap escape.

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1 Thank Marta N
Croydon, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We used this hostel as somewhere to sleep from a night out in brighton. We were in a 6 bedroom dorm, it was clean and had fresh sheets and also a clean shower. At the price we paid we were more than happy with the service we received, friendly staff too to help.

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Edinburgh, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I found SoBo to be friendly, clean and relaxed with an easy-to-use key code system for getting in and out of the front entrance and bedrooms. The hostel had warm comfortable beds and a hot shower with plenty of space downstairs to relax on sofas and a sizeable kitchen space to prepare food. If you fancied paying for breakfast the... More 

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SoBoBrighton, Manager at Brighton Youth Hostel by the Sea, responded to this review

Thank you Charlotte for your very positive review We would just like to add that our basic breakfast is included free of charge for ~ 80% of our reservations and customers have the option to upgrade depending on their taste and budget When we do make very small charge its because the quality of our breakfast ingredients are above average... More 

Dublin, Ireland
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The hostel is near the beach and lots of shops and restaurants in Hove. It is easy to walk to central Brighton. There are lots of common areas and the kitchen is available throughout the day. It has a good selection of room options and I have had great nights' sleep in the quiet 4 bed female dorm.

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Brighton and Hove, United Kingdom
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

In my experience so far I have found So Bo Hostel to be in a very good location and there are shops,enough places to eat,a few art gallery's and as there are buses as well as the train to takes you right into the Brighton area and beyond. The reception staff I have found to be rather professional,usually,polite and helpful.... More 

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SoBoBrighton, Manager at Brighton Youth Hostel by the Sea, responded to this review

Dearest Victoria Martinez !! You have been staying with us on and off for about 4 + years - and you give us just ONE green dot !!!! maybe an error !!! We look forward to your next reservation Best regards from all at SoBo More 

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