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Drakes Hotel Brighton

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07/05/2017 08/05/2017
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Haywards Heath, United Kingdom
Reviewed 5 days ago NEWvia mobile

I only stayed for 1 night in the sea facing attic room but had an AMAZING time! The staff were wonderful and so helpful/friendly and the room was out of this world. The room had a bath facing the window, filled with rose petals. We stayed for breakfast and had the full english which included the small buffet which was...

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Reviewed 2 January 2017 via mobile

My boyfriend and I visited this hotel for one night in December. We stayed in the Yin Yang room which I would highly recommend. The view is amazing, and it's a lovely place to watch the sunset over Brighton's seafront, especially from the free standing bath in the room. Perfect for a special occasion or a treat.

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Sarah A, Senior Host at Drakes Hotel Brighton, responded to this review

The team at Drakes really appreciate the time you have taken to provide us with such a lovely review. We are so happy that you had such a wonderful time and that you got to experience one of Brighton's beautiful sunsets, we are so lucky every night is like a new display of colours! Once again, thank you for your...

London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 6 days ago NEWvia mobile

We chose Drakes of Brighton as our first proper getaway since moving in together - we were not disappointed. From the communication before arrival, right up to check out - the staff could not have been more accommodating, polite or helpful. Parking so close is a definite plus for this hotel. Our room (Ying Yang Sea View) exceeded the pictures...

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Great place to stay; relaxed atmosphere with very friendly and helpful staff. The room we stayed in was spacious, beautifully decorated with good quality bedding, White Company toiletries, robes, slippers etc. I would definitely return.

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london
Reviewed 1 week ago

Drakes hotel is right on the sea front at Brighton - the road below is incredibly busy 24 hours so its like sleeping above a motorway. For this reason I am giving this place 3 stars - if you are noise sensitive you won't sleep well here no matter how lovely or luxurious the rom. Also just to spell out...

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Reviewed 1 week ago

Some of the service highlights we received at this hotel: a phone call the day before we were due to book in to check if there was anything they could help with; letting us park in the hotel before check in time; actually escorting us to our room (almost unheard of in a chain); topping up the sparkling water and...

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Birmingham, United Kingdom
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This was our first time to Brighton, spectular views across the beaches. We decided to stay here for the whole week, it couldn't get better. I so delighted we chosen this hotel, lovely staff and very polite.

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Hadleigh, United Kingdom
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I came he fore the Brighton Marathon weekend, the cost was nearly twice the advertised price for a tiny room but that is down to supply and demand, you try getting a room in Brighton for the Marathon. The hotel has an amazing location on the sea front with a great view of the beach and pier from the room....

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Wimborne, United Kingdom
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The best thing about Drake's is the location, which is very convenient for central Brighton, the Lanes and Kemp Town. Staff were very friendly and professional. The worst things about Drake's was that breakfast wasn't included in the room price, it is an extra £15pp (I recommend The Corner Cafe, a 1 minute walk from the hotel for breakfast -...

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Wokingham, United Kingdom
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

From excellent wine recommendations to tattoo parlour references (we were looking for a good tattoo shop), Drakes was a brilliant experience. We booked it as a last minute stop over treat in Brighton. The staff were beyond lovely and treated us like friends. I've just been diagnosed with a disability and they were very helpful with giving us a car...

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  • Beachfront
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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Drakes is a design-led 20 bedroom "hand-made" hotel on Brighton's seafront. Everything about Drakes is exceptional, from the impeccable service, to the stylish design and highly acclaimed fine dining Restaurant at Drakes. Now in their 13th year, 4 star Drakes continues to set the standard of quality and luxury in the city winning several accolades and praise year on year. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Drakes Hotel Brighton

Address: 44 Marine Parade, Brighton BN2 1PE, England
Region: United Kingdom > England > East Sussex > Brighton and Hove > Brighton
Price Range: $188 - $345 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — Drakes Hotel Brighton 4*
Number of rooms: 20
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Also Known As:
Brighton Drakes Hotel
Hotel Style:
#2 Luxury Hotel in Brighton
#2 Romantic Hotel in Brighton
#3 On the Beach Hotel in Brighton
#11 Business Hotel in Brighton
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“get a room away from seafront if you are noise sensitive”
girlwithacurl, 18 Apr 2017 | Read review
“305 is tiny but has an amazing view!”
  • Best view from the bath ever?
GastroGnomies, 11 Apr 2017 | Read review
“203 mezzanine bedroom above bathroom, big kingsize bed”
PollyErrington, 27 Mar 2017 | Read review
“Sea view. No lift.”
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bobw343, 25 Mar 2017 | Read review
“Not sure, but the room we stayed was perfect, with sea view,which is always nice.”
jeffdH1147PE, 19 Mar 2017 | Read review
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