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The Griffin Guest House

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Stayed here for three nights and I am really impressed. The price was excellent, cheaper than chain hotels and the quality of service far exceeded what we would have expected to have. We received a lovely friendly welcome and map with advice about where to visit. Our room was lovely and our bed very comfortable. The guest house was in... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Just spent 1st night at the Griffin.A gem of a find and everything is excellent A very warm welcome from Keiron and Chris.Rooms are immaculate as are all the accessories and furnishings , a delight to stay here. There is a lovely kitchen with fruit,drinks biscuits you can then sit in the spacious kitchen,again lovely furnishings or there is a... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 9, 2016

Returning from a honeymoon abroad and landing at Gatwick late at night, we wanted to extend our holiday with a few days in Brighton. The Griffin was an excellent choice and started well with an incredibly late arrival which was accommodated by Chris and Kieran with great warmth and friendliness - plus a bottle of Prosecco! The room at the... More 

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Salford, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 7, 2016

I have just come back from a 4 nights stay at the Griffin , what a lovely place. From the minute we entered the place we got a lovely warm welcome from Kieran one of the owners . Straight away we were sorted out with our parking permits ( £10.00 per day which is charged everywhere ) then shown to... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 27, 2016 via mobile

Me and my wife stayed here on a Monday to Friday trip. We couldn't have been made more welcome. We were looked after from the minute we walked through the door. You really couldn't wish for better service anywhere. Our room was spotless and cleaned daily and there is a shared kitchen too so you can nip and make a... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 12, 2016

Having been impressed by previous reviews before our stay we knew to expect something special, sure enough our expectations were met. In fact they were superseded, firstly by the hospitality, a level of service you'd never get from your 'every town' hotel. Our fears about parking (being in the heart of it and all that) were soon allayed when Kieran... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 9, 2016

The Griffin is in an excellent location. Five minutes from the seafront, handy for the Lanes and North Laines. Stylish individual rooms, comfy beds/pillows. Conservatory with complimentary tea, coffee, lovely biscuits, water available at all times. Very effective fans in the rooms, double glazing and constant hot water. Kieran is lovely, very friendly and helpful.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 4, 2016

Booked the room with the whirlpool tub with my partner and had a lovely staycation! It's in a great location close to the city center and you can easily walk to the beach or the shopping districts. Head over to lush to get some bath bombs to really get the night going! Loved that we could watch the TV while... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 17, 2016 via mobile

Wow can I just say this hotel is a gorgeous boutique hotel run by the nicest people you could meet. The room we stayed in had a four poster and a jacuzzi bath at the end of it. Ideally located a short walk from the big wheel and the pier. With the main shopping just 5 mins further. A must... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 6, 2016 via mobile

My wife and I stayed here for three nights as part of our mini-honeymoon. The owners were very friendly on arrival and welcomed us with a bottle of Prosecco. The room itself was perfect, very large with whirlpool bath and four-poster bed. We were very happy with the cleanliness of the room and the free wifi was also good. Our... More 

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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
The Griffin is a Georgian Townhouse in the heart of Brighton. The Griffin Guest House is a few yards from St. James Street, and also just off the seafront, you can be on the Pier in less than two minutes. The Griffin has undergone a thorough renovation in recent times and offers clean modern accommodation, lodged in a charming building dating from 1760, the hotel has nine rooms, each with its own en suite Whirlpool bath or shower ... more   less 

Additional Information about The Griffin Guest House

Address: 14 Madeira Place, Brighton BN2 1TN, England
Location: United Kingdom > England > East Sussex > Brighton and Hove > Brighton
Price Range: $97 - $214 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — The Griffin Guest House 4*
Number of rooms: 7
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