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Coward's Guesthouse

12 Upper Rock Gardens, Brighton BN2 1QE, England
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Coward's Guesthouse
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Ranked #24 of 97 Brighton B&B and Inns
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5 of 5 stars reviewed 6 days ago
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  • Location
    5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4 of 5 stars
  • Service
    5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

What a wonderful stay. A 200 year old guest house with character. Very clean and tidy. Full English breakfast and fresh coffee set me up for the day. The seafront is less than 2 minutes walk away and the pier not more than 5. I would recommend Coward's to people travelling solo or as a family. I will return when... More 

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

We have stayed at Coward's many times over fifteen years. It is a charming place with a unique history and an essential 'Brighton' feel. Under new ownership, we wondered what we might find when we stayed last week. We were not disappointed. Our new hosts were welcoming, friendly and fun, the room as charming as ever, the breakfast superlative and... More 

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

I stayed for 2 nights and found the guest house very clean and cosy with a really comfortable bed so i had a great nights sleep before the race..The hosts were very welcoming, friendly and cooked an excellent breakfast at just the right time in the morning...Great location 10mins walking distance to the pier and sea front....Will stay here again... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Had a couple of nights at Coward's over Easter and we found the room to be clean and comfortable with everything we needed. The hosts were very welcoming and the breakfast was spot on, with a good veggie alternative. Close to the sea, the Brighton wheel and Palace pier. The B+B is located in the heart of Kemp Town, with... More 

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London, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 9, 2015

I headed to Brighton hoping for a relaxed and refreshing stay and this is exactly what I had. The room was warm, cosy, quiet and clean. It looked out on to the back gardens and the atmosphere was made by the natural soundtrack of the seagulls. The B&B is in a really good location, with the sea almost on the... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 6, 2015

In looking on the internet I found Cowards Guest House to be in the ideal location for me and some friends away on a day’s outing short walk 5-10mins to the Beach & Pier and not too far from the city centre. On arrival were greeted by 2 friendly faces Melina And Julie, After check-in they took us to our... More 

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Leicester, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 3, 2015

I stayed at the Cowards Guest House and was pleasntly surprised by the warm welcome received form the proprietors. The room was was well presented, clean and tidy and had all the facilities one could expect. Breakfast the following morning once again was perfect and could not be faulted along with the staff, I would truly recommed this Guest House... More 

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Letchworth, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 3, 2015

I stayed at Cowards recently with a group of 6 friends. The location is perfect - a short walk from the seafront. The owners are very helpful and friendly, making the stay perfect. The rooms are very comfortable and clean and breakfast was fantastic - nothing was too much trouble! We would definately recommend this lovely guest house - and... More 

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London, UK
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 3, 2015

I was in Brighton for business for one night. Arrived to a warm welcome, greeted by Julie & Melina and show to my room. They are great, friendly, keen to see you feel at home. Spotless, everything I needed and very conducive to relax, make a cup of tea, hop on the wifi and get some work done. I was... More 

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West Berlin, New Jersey
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 2, 2015

The owners are at once relaxed and friendly, from the first minute of arriving. Helped me to get to and from the guesthouse, and also while staying there with local information and advice. They took care of my every question, gave privacy otherwise, and to me are the epitome of how the service industry should be. The guesthouse itself is... More 

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