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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Friendly staff and great food at Smokey's below the hotel. For a budget hotel was excellent and would recommend. If I had one complaint we were on the 3rd floor so a lot of stairs but was ok for us. Comfy beds and clean room. Would definitely book again.

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Newbury, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 1, 2016

We were booked in to stay here, But unfortunately my wife had broke her hip after we booked. We turned up to be faced with a mountain of stairs, Well to her it was. Edd the Manager at the time, Took time to phone around as many Hotels in the area to find us suitable accommodation, Which he did .... More 

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Cambridge, United Kingdom
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5 reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 17, 2016

Was a bit apprehensive about staying at this hotel as someone else had booked it for a group booking, rooms were a lot better than anticipated. The downside to this hotel is the stairs, no lift. Public areas a bit tatty and need of a facelift, but the bedroom was clean, bed comfy, good pillows. Cost wise, very cheap for... More 

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Birmingham, United Kingdom
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 25, 2016

Only stayed for one night. Family of 4 (2 adults & 2 children). First impressions were the same as other reviews. We had to ring the bell and wait for the door to be opened, then we were taken through a series of rooms and doors before we finally arrived at the reception of the Granville next door. There are... More 

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Bexleyheath, United Kingdom
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed May 17, 2016

I recently stayed 2 nights at the Cecil with a friend we booked to be near the Brighton centre for an il divo concert. Upon arrival which was very strange we had to ring and wait for someone to open the door, then led through a dilapidated maze of doors and rooms to the reception area which is under renovation.... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 15, 2016

Bear in mind this is a 2 star hotel if staying, so expect a few its frayed round the edges.It is also all stairs.My stay was excellent.The room I had (301) has a single and a double bed and en suite shower and toilet.Very quiet ,as at back of hotel away from noise on sea front.Clean room and bathroom,cleaned each... More 

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Thank Paganjones7
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 11, 2016 via mobile

Went on a Hen weekend and after the reviews read on here I was very reluctant to stay at the hotel. Staying there totally changed my opinion. The hotel is getting slowly refurbished and rooms are looking very nice and most are en suite. The manager told us that advance bookings will always get en suite rooms. Last minute booking... More 

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Thank Nathalie N
Halesowen, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 18, 2016

We booked late for the Brighton Marathon and were really happy with the accommodation. The room was immaculate, clean and was decorated to a really high standard. The staff were very friendly and helpful throughout our stay. The free Wi-Fi for my daughter was a real bonus.

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Thank markkwarren
Southampton, United Kingdom
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed March 19, 2016

Rather a disappointment. We were on the fourth floor up, without a lift, which I'd known might happen, but perhaps the staff could offer some help with luggage as a nice touch? On the way up we noticed dozens of places where the wallpaper was peeling and the carpets had many stains. At first glance our bedroom seemed quite nice... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 13, 2016 via mobile

A great little hotel - good value for money. Friendly service, room looked like it had been freshly renovated - very modern decor, full ensuite. Top floor, so lots of stairs! Great location on the sea front. Would definitely stop there again.

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Amenities

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Breakfast
About the property
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
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  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Free Breakfast
  • Dry Cleaning
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Business Center with Internet Access

Additional Information about Cecil House Hotel

Address: 126 Kings Road, Brighton BN1 2FZ, England
Location: United Kingdom > England > East Sussex > Brighton and Hove > Brighton
Price Range: $68 - $165 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2 star — Cecil House Hotel 2*
Number of rooms: 12
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