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Reviewed 1 September 2016

I stayed at Happy Brighton for 2 nights during 18-20 Aug 2016. It is about 15 min walk from the train station and very close to the beach. Happy Brighton is such a lovely hostel, nice sitting room and friendly staffs. Perfect stay, recommended !!!

Thank sirima c
Bergen, Norway
Reviewed 30 August 2016

I stayed 2 nights in a shared pod-room at Happy Brighton in August. The host Alex is very welcoming and nice, and he showed me around in the building. Alex also answeres emails quickly if you have anything to ask prior to your visit. The pod room is not very spacious, but there is enough storage space for luggage and...

Thank TorunnB
Reviewed 25 August 2016 via mobile

It took me so long to write this review,because I didn't find the right words to describe my stay at the Happy Brighton. Before I went there I looked at the reviews and I couldn't believe why everybody had just positive reviews of it. Because normally this can't be true but after I checked in Happy I totally got it...

Thank Phuong N
Reviewed 23 August 2016

I stayed at Happy for 5 nights in August. It was the best hostel I’ve ever stayed in and I’ve stayed in over a dozen. Alex, Alice, and Alex’s dad were all helpful, friendly and efficient and could not do enough to make your stay as pleasant as possible. The facilities are great and cleanliness was superb throughout. The large...

Thank Luke C
Reviewed 15 August 2016 via mobile

We stayed at happy Brighton for one month and we couldn't have made a better decision. The place was very clean and the common area had an excellent environment (mostly because the people who were there were very kind and open-minded). You can chat and meet new people while having a nice dinner made in a very well equipped kitchen....

1Thank Rafael D
Staffordshire, United Kingdom
Reviewed 11 August 2016 via mobile

Location is perfect, 2 mins from the Pier !! (Maybe not even that.) Host is very friendly and helpful, with lots of info about what to do / see whilst here. Such good value for money with the lovely rooms - access to communal kitchen and socialising space. Would definitely return

Thank Rosasophia
Reviewed 1 August 2016 via mobile

Stayed in the 6 bed pod room with a group of friends. The pods were great - cosy and private. Location of the hostel is perfect. 2 mins walk to the sea and walking distance to restaurants, bars, clubs, train station and the pavilion. Alex and the rest of the staff were lovely and welcoming. Would definitely recommend and stay...

Thank Hazel F
Dartford, United Kingdom
Reviewed 28 July 2016

HAPPY Brighton is fantastic and perfectly located. You couldn't be closer to the beach and pier, and it is only 15-20 minutes walk from the station. It is modern, clean, well-decorated, and comfortable. The rooms are a reasonable size and there are lots of useful extras like the ground-floor toilet (useful after a night out), reasonably-priced laundry, and fantastic basement...

Thank tid104
Reviewed 20 July 2016

HAPPY Brighton stays true to it's name. It is by far the best hostel I've ever stayed in (and I've had my fair share!). Perfect beach/city centre location. The staff make you feel so welcome and offer to help with the little things that make your visit and travel plans run that much smoother. Alex printed out my friends flight...

Thank Hollie L
Reviewed 7 July 2016

Alex was very welcoming and helpful. The location was perfect and just a stone's throw to the sea front. The whole place was clean and had a really nice atmosphere, especially in the common room area/kitchen which was organised and had everything you needed. The rooms were also really funky (the pods offered privacy and comfy/clean bedding). Alex was just...

Thank Emilie R

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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
With years of travelling experience HAPPY Brighton was started with a clear vision - to offer affordable accommodation in a super location, with a sociable travelling environment, whilst still having total privacy and security. HAPPY Brighton offers 24 hour access to communal spaces that include our dinning room, combined cosy lounge/projector cinema room and a fully equipped kitchen. All bedrooms have private en suite shower rooms and private lockable storage. At HAPPY there is the option of a bunk bed or a unique, private sleeping pod. Our sleeping pod rooms offer great sea views and the pods themselves have private lockable storage, black out privacy curtain, laptop shelf, individual power supply and LED light. A stone throw from the beach, in the heart of the city, tucked away in a private little street, HAPPY Brighton couldn't be better located to help you get the most from this quirky, beautiful and interesting city. HAPPY Brighton is a safe, fun & cosy 'home from home' for all experienced explorers, young travellers and casual roamers. ... more   less 

Additional Information about HAPPY Brighton

Address: 23 Broad Street | Kemptown, Brighton BN2 1TJ, England (Formerly Millards Hotel)
Region: United Kingdom > England > East Sussex > Brighton and Hove > Brighton
Price Range: $36 - $168 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — HAPPY Brighton 3*
Number of rooms: 7
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“The pods are fantastic, dark, quiet and comfortable.”
breaghnc, 12 Mar 2017 | Read review
“Choose pods over bunkbeds for more privacy”
130rhysh, 17 Jan 2017 | Read review
“Go for the pods! Excellent value for money. Spacious, private, cosy, safe”
VegYums, 15 Sep 2016 | Read review
“Not accessible as far as I know, stairs to all rooms”
929addiej, 28 Jun 2016 | Read review
“Pod rooms are a win!”
Kristiantennick, 11 May 2016 | Read review
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