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Drakes Hotel Brighton

4.0 of 5 Hotel   |   44 Marine Parade, Brighton BN2 1PE, England
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Ranked #3 of 43 hotels in Brighton
Certificate of Excellence 2013
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5 of 5 stars reviewed yesterday
marilyn34 Twickenham, London
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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Twickenham, London
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

My sisters and I booked Drakes as a birthday treat for our mum's 87th birthday. We did telephone the hotel prior to booking to inquire whether the hotel was suitable for someone with mobility problems. We booked the ground floor sea view room for her and the rest of the party had the attic room. There are no lifts but... More

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8 hotel reviews
25 helpful votes 25 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

We didn't stay at the hotel but we did book a table for dinner. All I can say was that this was one of the nicest meals I've ever had. I enjoy good food and this was absolutely delicious. My starter of quail was scrumptious and my partner enjoyed his gnocchi (which I felt could have been a little bigger... More

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Telford, United Kingdom
2 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

We have always thought that the Restaurant at Drakes is the best in the country so where else would we go to celebrate our 25th Wedding Anniversary but this time we decided to also stay at Drakes as well & what a fantastic choice that was. The room was stunning & immaculate with fantastic views of the sea front, without... More

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW via mobile

Stayed for one night in a ying yang sea view double. Great room with good view of the sea front . Room isn't the largest but adequate for 2 people for a night or two. Breakfast was very good and staff always helpfull and friendly .

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London, England, United Kingdom
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7 hotel reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

Went here for 10 year anniversary in February, which is also Valentine weekend. Hotel is expensive and we booked the cheapest room- one without the sea view, but we were still impressed with the room. The in room bath was a lovely addition and it was scattered with petals too which was lovely! Bed was comfortable, and they made clever... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Not a bad thing to say about this place! It is truly perfect. Arrived and was taken to our room by one of the members of staff - who was so friendly. Stayed in the ying yang sea view room, which had a magnificent view of the pier. There was a large bath tub facing the view and an extremely... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We stayed for 3 nights in January 2012. My wife, born in Brighton thought it would be a good time to revisit some places she hadn't been since a small child. The hotel was exceptionally well located, right on the front, a front facing room is a must! The hotel is very easy to miss purely because it doesn't have... More

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Farnham, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

My partner and I stayed at drakes for a couple of night in a sea facing room. Staff were very helpful and attentive. The room itself was lovely and comfortable, the bed and bedding were AMASING and the bathtub was luxurious. We would definitely recommend the hotel and hope to visit again.

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York, United Kingdom
1 review
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

My partner and I stayed at Drakes for a couple of nights in the sea facing yin yang room. All staff were very helpful and attentive. The meal in the restaurant was superb and my partner was presented with a dessert treat for his birthday. Unfortunately there was a lot of disruption during our first night due to a burst... More

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Oxted, United Kingdom
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We had such a great time staying at Drakes. The extremetly friendly and attentive staff made our stay very enjoyable and relaxing. The 5 course meal, wine and service in the restaurant was excelent. I would highly reccomenend Drakes.

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Additional Information about Drakes Hotel Brighton

Address: 44 Marine Parade, Brighton BN2 1PE, England
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Location: United Kingdom > England > East Sussex > Brighton and Hove > Brighton
Bar / Lounge Beach Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi ) Restaurant Room Service Suites
Hotel Style:
#1 Romantic Hotel in Brighton
#2 On the Beach Hotel in Brighton
#2 Luxury Hotel in Brighton
#4 Family Hotel in Brighton
#5 Business Hotel in Brighton
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$$
Hotel Class:4 star — Drakes Hotel Brighton 4*
Official Description (provided by the hotel):
Independently owned and a true retreat from everyday life. Drakes is a unique design led 20 bedroom "hand-made" hotel, on Brighton's seafront. Everything about drakes is exceptional, from the impeccable service, to the opulent yet serene design and the critically acclaimed "the restaurant at drakes". The offering at Drakes is set to be the ultimate in decadent contemporary luxury. ... more   less 
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