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The Amblecliff

35 Upper Rock Gardens, Brighton BN2 1QF, England
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Ranked #31 of 97 Brighton B&B and Inns
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5 of 5 stars reviewed 2 weeks ago
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Terry was a wonderful hostess and made fantastic scrambled eggs for breakfast. Clean, warm, quiet, securewondergully hot power shower, great location for the seafront, Kemptown, the Lanes and lots of nearby restaurants. Only negative was the mattress was a bit hard for our taste, but each to their own. Parking permits £10 for 24hours which works well, so long as... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Another fantastic weekend! I've stayed at the Amblecliff many times but have to say it has without a doubt got better every time, the breakfast is superb, comfy room and the shutters and decor are lovely. Terry and Andrew the owners make you feel welcome from start to finish and I cannot wait to visit again. My friends were very... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Your hosts Terry and her husband Andrew both make your stay at the Amblecliffe, Terry for the warmth of her welcome and Andrew for the superb cooking of your breakfast! It is a while since I had stayed in a B&B and had forgotten the joy of the personnel touch they can offer - you will feel truly at home... More 

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Nottingham, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 10, 2015

Lovely B&B, would highly recommend. Great hosts, very friendly and welcoming. We had room 9, was a lovely spacious room, very modern. Lovely big bathroom and the bed was so comfy. Breakfast was lovely, great choice. Good location for the beach, city centre and bars. My only criticism is my first impression when arriving. As said in another review the... More 

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Woking, Surrey
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 30, 2014

Amblecliff is in a street of many small hotels and guest houses and, in some respects, doesn't stand out - indeed the canopy over the front door could do with being replaced. But the welcome inside and the interior décor sets it apart. Whilst I may have been the only paying guest at Christmas they couldn't do enough for me!... More 

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Stourbridge, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 12, 2014

just stayed at this gem of a B&B and was made so welcome as soon as me and my dad arrived by Terry the owner, what a wonderful place to stay and lovely clean and comftable rooms. We can't thank Terry enough for making our stay superb and we were so close to the town and sea front we didn't... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 16, 2014

Stayed for one night and I would recommend staying here. Great location just a 5 minute walk into town and a 2 minute walk to the beach. The rooms are very nice, with a great powerful shower the whole place has been tastefully decorated. Breakfast was very nice and unhurried. It is not cheap but I only stayed one night... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 24, 2014

We recently visited this brill B and B. Our room was right at the top of the building. Nice large room with a huge ensuite. Very clean which I was very pleased about considering my cleaning OCD ness lol. Perfect welcome when we arrived. Two lovely little dogs too. The B and B even catered for my Vegan diet which... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 16, 2014

very good food, really nice people, very clean and tidy and comfortable throughout. All in all a very good place to stay! Close to seafront and shops and restaurants, so an easy walk to anywhere, especially Kemptown area.

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 25, 2014

The host of the B&B was very welcoming and checked on us throughout our stay to ensure we were okay which was nice. Very friendly. Booking.Com website states that there is onsite parking which is not correct. Parking is on the street and then the B&B gives you a voucher to park there for 6GBP per day. We were fortunate... More 

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