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The Old Ship Hotel

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  • Excellent27%
  • Very good39%
  • Average21%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible5%
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“sea view”(265 reviews)
“sea front”(226 reviews)
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Free Wifi
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Breakfast Buffet
Beachfront
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All reviewssea viewsea frontceiling fanbox of chocolateslovely hotelcar parknoisy at nightearly hourssuperior roomshort breakideal locationpublic areasthird floorbrighton seafronttwo night staybreakfast was excellentlovely room
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Reviewed 29 October 2017 via mobile

Staff were friendly and helpful. The decor in the public parts of the hotel was dated. Our room was very tastefully decorated and the bed was comfortable, however the room was far too warm. We had the fan going and the windows open but we...More

Thank Emma S
Response from Paul W, General Manager at The Old Ship HotelResponded 30 October 2017

Dear Emma S Thank you for your review. Regards Paul

Reviewed 28 October 2017 via mobile

After reading a lot of mixed reviews on this hotel I thought it was a great hotel in great location Yes it’s an old hotel and full of character and it’s in a fantastic location right on the front near everything. 15 min walk from...More

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Response from Paul W, General Manager at The Old Ship HotelResponded 30 October 2017

Dear cah1000 Thank you for your review. Regards Paul

Reviewed 28 October 2017 via mobile

This may not be the flashiest hotel in Brighton, but it oozes old world charm and is right where you would want to be on a trip to Brighton. We typically don't eat in the hotel restaurants preferring to walk the streets and support the...More

1  Thank Neale S
Response from OSHGuestRelations, Guest Relations Manager at The Old Ship HotelResponded 29 October 2017

Dear Neale S, Thank you very much for your time to share your experience with us. We are delighted, that you discovered Brighton's oldest hotel and enjoyed accommodation provided. Kind regards, Miriam, Guest Relations

Reviewed 28 October 2017

Not a bad hotel for the cost. It was quite large but with very helpful staff and we were not left hanging around waiting too long to gain some attention. We checked our car into the hotel car park (bookings not taken) and the car...More

Thank pierrebleu
Response from OSHGuestRelations, Guest Relations Manager at The Old Ship HotelResponded 29 October 2017

Dear pierrebleu, How lovely to learn, that you found hotel you would return to in the future. Hope to welcome you back once again. Kind regards, Miriam, Guest Relations

Reviewed 28 October 2017

We booked this hotel for an overnight stay to see John Bishops show at The Brighton Centre...great show, go. Currently (October 17) Brighton is undergoing a seafront renovation so there are building works galore. The hotel is on the seafront and not far from the...More

Thank Peter M
Response from OSHGuestRelations, Guest Relations Manager at The Old Ship HotelResponded 29 October 2017

Dear Peter M, Thank you for sharing your experience with us. Your comments will be shared with relevant departments. And we hope to welcome you back to Brighton once again. Kind regards, Old Ship Hotel Team

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Amenities
Top amenities
Room Service
Restaurant
Beachfront
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Bar/Lounge
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Hotel Amenities
Room Service
Meeting Rooms
Dry Cleaning
Business Centre with Internet Access
Laundry Service
Concierge
Banquet Room
Multilingual Staff
Conference Facilities
Things to do
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
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Price range
US$76 - US$322 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Hotel Style
#8 On the Beach Hotel in Brighton
#9 Luxury Hotel in Brighton
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms, Suites, Accessible rooms
Details
Price range
US$76 - US$322 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Hotel Style
#8 On the Beach Hotel in Brighton
#9 Luxury Hotel in Brighton
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms, Suites, Accessible rooms
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11 April 2018|
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Response from OSHGuestRelations | Property representative |
Dear reviewer, All bedrooms have hair dryers located usually in the middle draw of the dresser. Kind regards, Old Ship Hotel
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frank g
5 March 2018|
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Response from hillagnes | Reviewed this property |
It's first come first serve. There is Ncp quite close and another if you go to west street then first left. Still the same price but signing is good
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Helen5584
22 January 2018|
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Hello Helen5584 , Buffet breakfast is £14.95, if pre-booked on check in discounted price is £10. This is an amazing value, as this includes tea/coffee, hot buffet and continental breakfast as well. Kind regards, Phil Duty... More
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"sea rooms available"
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"side rooms ar very noisy"
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"Rooms to the rear would be less exposed to road noise, although there is no view."
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"We had a very nice sea view room"
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