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SoBo Brighton

3.0 of 5 11 Seafield Road, Brighton BN3 2TN, England
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  • Location
    2.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    2.5 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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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

a friend of mine recommended this hostel because its near to the beach. He did an awesome recommendation. This hostel is great. The staff was very friendly and helpful. The room we stayed in was quite spacious and clean. Lovely atmosphere. My friends and i enjoyed our stay here :) Not expensive... free breakfast... simplicity at its best! Thank you... More 

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This review will be fairly long so if you don’t want to read it all here is my verdict – DO NOT EVEN CONSIDER THIS HOSTEL!! I would not have given this even one star if that was an option. 3 friends and myself had booked a group room for one night over the bank holiday weekend. We arrived in... More 

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SoBoBrighton, Manager at SoBo Brighton, responded to this review

Are we a bail hostel? NO it is certainly not - SoBo offers budget accommodation providing both private hotel rooms with breakfast served daily and self-catered accommodation in value for money hostel style lodgings with modern en suite rooms. Whether you're looking for a single night or a few months stay, check in for our superb facilities and flexible terms... More 

London, United Kingdom
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1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
2 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

A lovely little find, only improved with the addition of a fourth table tennis bat. As soon as mankind discovers a cure for Cat Aids, I'll be back................................................................

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Leicester, United Kingdom
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed November 9, 2014

We wanted a cheap and cheerful place to stay while visiting family in Brighton. Unfortunately SOBO proved to be neither. At £98 for a double room we were at least expecting something on a par with a B&B, however, we found ourselves ot what appeared to be a hostel for drug users and alcoholics. Upon arrival in a dark and... More 

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed October 31, 2014

Oh dear where do I start...?? Wish I'd read the reviews online and booked somewhere else but I figured 3 star would be decent (other hotels that came up on my Expedia search were only 2 star for the same price so I was tricked into booking this one ugh! big mistake!). We paid £106 for a double room for... More 

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed October 30, 2014

Where to start.... The common area was like a dungeon with dim lighting and lagging wifi (the only place you could get wifi in the entire hostel). Uninformed staff who didn't know where the switch board was to reset when the kitchen power went out, taking over an hour to resolve. 2 am check ins and constant bed swapping, making... More 

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Cardiff, Wales, United Kingdom
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 20, 2014

The reception and lounge was dark and grim. Didn't feel very welcoming. Didn't like the idea of triple bunks. Bit OTT with the lengthy security code to get into the room. Maybe a card would be better? Don't I don't get me wrong, I don't expect much for £15 a night but I've stayed in nicer for the same price... More 

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Mablethorpe, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 16, 2014

We spent two nights here in September on a weekend. It's just what I would have expected really - bunk beds (there were 3 of us), a desk, kettle and tea making goodies, toiletries for shower, towels and a TV. The room was clean and the shower worked fine, no noisy plumbing. The street was quiet and we parked in... More 

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Bedfordshire, United Kingdom
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed September 15, 2014

Where do you start? The bathroom: It stank- the extractor fan did not work; the shower drain was blocked. The bedroom: The mattress was awful with indents and uncomfortable springs. The communal areas were uncarpetted which caused internal noise. Outside the window was a smoking area-it was noisy from other guests using foul language. The decor was bad, the room... More 

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Newport, England, United Kingdom
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed September 3, 2014

Stayed at SoBo Brighton on the 31st of July till 2nd of August 2014.. When we first arrived we were told the room hadn't ben cleaned yet but we could go put our bags in there so we did, the room was in a disgusting state so much so that I didn't even want to put my bag on the... More 

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Address: 11 Seafield Road, Brighton BN3 2TN, England
Location: United Kingdom > England > East Sussex > Brighton and Hove > Brighton
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Hotel Class:3 star — SoBo Brighton 3*
Number of rooms: 27
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