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4.0 of 5 Bed and Breakfast   |   9 Madeira Place, Brighton BN2 1TN, England
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The Kelvin
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Ranked #50 of 96 Brighton B&B and Inns
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5 of 5 stars reviewed 1 week ago
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

I will stay again, warm friendly and hospitable. Close to the front and read reviews aboit the guest house. Clean, functional, everything works, great breakfast, great rates, ticks all boxes. For my first visit to Brighton great first impression

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I had family staying with me at my house in Brighton and wanted to give them space to settle in for a few days and so I booked The Kelvin as I wanted to find a small B&B near to my home at a reasonable price. I asked a few friends if they could recommend anywhere to me and one... More 

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Belfast, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I went to Brighton for a long weekend with my partner and 2 children and we had such a good time. We were welcomed by Theresa and Patrick and made to feel at home, the staff were very polite and helpful Our room was very clean and cleaned daily, in our room we had tea, coffee and hot chocolate along... More 

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England, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Stayed here in January, was greeted by the lovely, welcoming hosts Patrick and Theresa. The Kelvin is located on the seafront a 2 minute walk from the beach, pier, restaurants and nightlife! What more could you want? The rooms are absolutely spotless, and beds very comfortable. Breakfast was delicious and cooked fresh. All staff are very friendly Overall my stay... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 10, 2014

Booked last minute for a weekend away with the boyfriend, and we were not disappointed, we were met with a smile and info on parking etc.... The room was basic but clean and the bathroom was well proportioned. The view from the hotel was of the wheel on the beach and it was within a short walk of ALL the... More 

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London, United Kingdom
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed December 8, 2014

We booked rather last minute for a weekend break in Brighton, and after not being able to find anything on AirB&B we opted to find a guest house. The photos looked good, and so we went for The Kelvin. We called ahead and told Pat our arrival time, and on arrival had to call him again due to him not... More 

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Rochester, United Kingdom
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 3, 2014 via mobile

Stayed for two nights just to get a feel for the city. Parking is costly! £15 for 11 hours daily until 8 pm We were greeted at the door with a sign saying to ring a certain number to gain access, called and were given an a code to enter building. There is no reception, our key was on a... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 29, 2014

My boyfriend and I were at an event in Brighton for the weekend and we left booking a hotel ujntil the last minute so we found the Kelvin on laterooms.com for £178 for two nights. Wasn't sure what to expect when booking. The hotel is pretty much on Brighton Sea Front with a view of the Brighton Wheel at the... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 25, 2014

My boyfriend and I decided to go to Brighton for a weekend away. The Kelvin isn't a far walk from the station and is a 2 minute walk from the wheel, beach and pier. The owner Patrick was very friendly and gave us advice about what was going on in the area and what was near by. There was free... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 14, 2014

Just stayed for the weekend for a wedding. Perfect location, comfortable bed and tasty breakfast. Unfortunately there was no hot water on morning of the wedding so washed hair in freezing water. It was fixed later and the shower was great. Patrick was a star and his staff very helpful. Would definitely stay again.

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Address: 9 Madeira Place, Brighton BN2 1TN, England
Location: United Kingdom > England > East Sussex > Brighton and Hove > Brighton
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Hotel Class:4 star — The Kelvin 4*
Number of rooms: 10
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