With beautiful sea and beach views and a definite aura of luxury, this five star hotel is grand choice for people who are visiting this area and who want to be enveloped in first class surroundings at the end of a busy day. With its contemporary British restaurant offering an a la carte menu and live, mellow jazz music on a Saturday night plus its relaxed lounge bar where everything from the cocktails to the coffee are served with a twist of sophistication and live piano music, this hotel delivers to its guests on all fronts and then some. In addition, this is a great choice for business travellers to stay at due to its excellent conferencing, banqueting and business suites. The hotel features a helpful concierge service that can help organise car rental, parking and VIP and valet services. In addition, hair appointments can be made at the salon and a gift shop is also available on site.
All the deluxe, modern guest rooms are furnished to the highest specifications, with well designed features and attention to detail including cable and pay TV, complimentary toiletries in the deluxe en suite bathroom, tea and coffee making facilities, modem access, a mini bar and safe.
Our top picks close to this hotel
The Brighton Sea-life Centre punches you with bursts of vivid colour, teems with life and features exhibits where you can touch the resident crabs and starfish. Kids will love the walk through the underwater tunnel which is patrolled by sharks and the chance to see the resident giant sea turtles.
Bright, bold and above all fun Brighton Pier is the ultimate sea side attraction. Leave all expectations of taste and decorum at the entrance and let yourself be entranced by gaudy flashing lights, rides, amusements and candy floss Win your beloved a bear on the hook – a – duck, share a toffee apple and above all enjoy it!
Located in the weirdly wonderful Brighton Pavilion, The Brighton Museum and Art Gallery houses varied collections of art, pottery and contemporary works by local and national artists. The collections dedicated to fashions through the ages are eternally popular and there is a lovely cafe bar and restaurant in which to kick back and reflect on your day.
Rounder’s stocks a huge, and we mean huge, collection of vinyl and turntables for sale on which you can spin your purchases. Retro, old school and modern – the selection here is quite staggering and the staff are quite clearly passionate about their work and really know their stuff.
For eating out
When you’re by the sea, forget posh nosh and head straight for the best fish and chip shop around. Eat in or take away a bag full of fishy delights covered in salt and vinegar is always a sure fire hit. For the best quality fish and chips around try Bardsleys.
The Nightingale Theatre is a funky pub – cum – theatre where you can catch some of the best experimental and contemporary dance, poetry and comedy in an intimate setting, glass in hand.