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1 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Dilapidated. Lousy service. Breakfast was inedible. The room tired, filthy and the bed was uncomfortable. The wifi is ropy. It is a a poor quality hostel with some dodgy tenants. (thus the need to depand a £10 key depoit at check in)

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Six Mile Bottom, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

7 of us stayed here for a stag and if I am being totally honest it was absolutely perfect for what we needed it for. Compared to the other accomm in Brighton it was obviously a cheap hostel not an expensive hotel, so we had an idea what to expect.. and I have to say the expectations were exceeded. Both... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Great for working on a budget. Polite staff and great facilities. I was on a hike from Doncaster to Brighton and stayed here for 2 nights. I highly recommend this for backpackers visiting Brighton. Definitely would stay again. Thanks guys. Phil.

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1 Thank Phillip H
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

I stayed there as a solo female traveller and I just wouldn't recommend. There are a lot of weird and interesting characters that stay there and I would stay out in town at night just to avoid going back. The beds are surprisingly comfortable but the bathrooms are horrible. Breakfast is free but one of the worst meals I have... More 

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed August 24, 2016 via mobile

I stayed there for one week and it wasn't the money worth. The people who work there are really nice and helpful but the condition of the room was unhygienic. The bed had a funny smell and bunk bed were too small for a tall person. The toilet and the shower in the room didn't work at first. The toilet... More 

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London, United Kingdom
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 22, 2016

I had the pleasure of staying here with some friends over the magnificent “Brunswick Festival” weekend (great place to pick up some sunnies for the Brighton rays). In the run up to our trip we had read some slightly mixed reviews but any preconceptions were quickly dispelled by the friendly staff who greeted us on our arrival. It is true... More 

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed August 6, 2016 via mobile

My friend and I stayed here for one night and that was enough to haunt us forever. We shared with a fair few others, which was fine but I do think they should really look at who they are putting together. I think there are better prisons than this place. Staff are rude and I think at £25 a night... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 2, 2016

I booked a room for 5 days with my boyfriend. It was an amazing room really big and we had every day breakfast voucher for free. The staff working for the breakfast was really kind and nice. The people from the reception was really good as well. We really felt confortamble. Really clean hotel and super organized. The hotel was... More 

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed July 16, 2016 via mobile

The hotel is average at best but was adequate to serve the purpose we required of it. However, shortly after coming back to the hotel room from some celebrations in Brighton that night (not drunk hooligans as you may be thinking), the fire alarm went off. The one in our room had been activated, some deodorant or something had been... More 

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1 Thank Jay E
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5 reviews
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed July 16, 2016

This place was terrible from the moment we walked in. We paid over £440 to stay in an 8 bed dorm which looked like a prison bunk room. Included free with our room was air conditioning which came from the window pane being broken but unfortunately it didn't stretch to giving us any towels. We asked about towels and we... More 

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Additional Information about Smart Sea View

Address: 9-12 St. Catherines Terrace, Brighton BN3 2RZ, England
Location: United Kingdom > England > East Sussex > Brighton and Hove > Brighton
Price Range: $19 - $158 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2 star — Smart Sea View 2*
Number of rooms: 235
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