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Kemptown

East of Brighton Pier to Brighton Marina, Brighton, England
+44 1283 696899
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  • Excellent58%
  • Very good33%
  • Average6%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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“kemp town” (178 reviews)
“st james street” (19 reviews)
“charity shops” (9 reviews)
LOCATION
East of Brighton Pier to Brighton Marina, Brighton, England
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+44 1283 696899
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"kemp town"
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"st james street"
in 19 reviews
"charity shops"
in 9 reviews
"gay bars"
in 8 reviews
"gay community"
in 7 reviews
"antique shops"
in 20 reviews
"real patisserie"
in 4 reviews
"barley mow"
in 4 reviews
"georgian architecture"
in 4 reviews
"nice pubs"
in 6 reviews
"flea market"
in 8 reviews
"pride weekend"
in 4 reviews
"interesting area"
in 5 reviews
"great places to eat"
in 4 reviews
"pubs and restaurants"
in 4 reviews
"sea front"
in 9 reviews
"brighton marina"
in 4 reviews
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Lovely neighbourhood with a great selection of cafes restaurants (A great thai restaurant) If you near by take a stroll but don't make a special effort.

Thank JFish72
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We stay in kemptown when we visit brighton; its fun and funky and close to all the other attractions; plenty of lovely places to eat; more up market than other areas. Very walkable if your reasonably fit

Thank adventurewoman
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Reviewed 13 January 2018

Visited on Thursday 19th October. We headed away from the main part of Brighton to Kemptown to have a look around at a friends recommendation. It is quieter than Brighton and has some lovely streets, with the houses looking out to sea. Also they have...More

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Reviewed 31 December 2017

Good local area ... more village like with lots of eateries, pubs, local businesses close to the seafront.

Thank Jo K
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Reviewed 22 December 2017

Kemptown itself is quite a big place but has a village atmosphere, the houses especialy around the squares are so lovely, theres everything you could need in its streets from local pubs to takeaways and meeting nice people.

Thank Tony A
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Reviewed 12 December 2017

Lovely location with nice pubs, restaurants and friendly people around. Kemptown is very clove to city center.

Thank Sandrin28
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Reviewed 30 October 2017

Kemptown how I long to live there best time to go mid morning or late afternoon mid-morning you can watch the sunrise dancing across the golden Sea and at night watching the sunset glistening along the Golden water tranquil relaxing just sitting in the Park...More

1  Thank andrewwC6786FS
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Reviewed 27 October 2017

We walked round the corner from our b&b to this pub. Only a handful of customers (4pm Wednesday). We sat outside, with g&t and beer, watching the world go by. Friendly bar staff, intrigued by the cocktails we were hoping to return. Fabulous inside too,...More

Thank Carolyn M
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Reviewed 26 October 2017

I love Kemptown - ok slightly biased because I live here, but where else can you get great views of the Marina, the Palace Pier, the beach, the Volks railway?Inland you have the bustling St James street... lots of bars, restaurants, it's the lively part...More

1  Thank bl0ndie72
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Reviewed 12 September 2017 via mobile

Stayed at Kemptown in a lovely house. So comfortable and a real home from home. So much to do and see so many lovely cafes and little antique shops to choose from. Everyone so friendly and nice. Go right up the top from james street...More

Thank Joy B
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Lolo P
21 April 2017|
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Response from sp1der280 | Reviewed this property |
Hi cannot advise you really as it depends on your budget. Look for accommodation in Upper Rock Gardens as that is a lovely area. Do not book anything on St James's Street as that is always busy but lovely.If you really want... More
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HillyCirencester
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Response from Sally C | Reviewed this property |
The pavements are quite well negotiable in a wheelchair as the kerbs are dropped at the ends of the roads. Some shops do have disabled access upon request but some are at street level. As the previous person says, Kemptown... More
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