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Royal Pavilion

| Pavilion Gardens, Brighton BN1 1EE, England
+44 1273 290900
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Rebuilt in the 19th century by architect John Nash, this building features a unique mixture of classical and Indian styles, which has been labeled as "Hindu-Gothic."
  • Excellent66%
  • Very good28%
  • Average4%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“audio guide” (547 reviews)
“music room” (255 reviews)
“dining room” (168 reviews)
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Hours Today: 09:30 - 17:00
Suggested Duration: 2-3 hours
| Pavilion Gardens, Brighton BN1 1EE, England
+44 1273 290900
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Reviewed 4 days ago

This was a beautiful place. Very impressive dining room and kitchen! There was even a Jane Austen exhibit going on so it was a bonus.

Thank SunnyJunket
Reviewed 4 days ago

What a fantastic place this is so opulent, its well worth doing the tour with the electronic guide. Do it!!

Thank Kev R
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

If you are visiting Brighton this must be on your must see list. Beautifully restored and maintained with plenty of period furniture. A snapshot of late Georgian/early Victorian excess before Victoria ‘closed it down’. Entry fee is a bit on the steep side, even with...More

Thank peterturgoose
Reviewed 5 days ago

This is a must for people travelling to Brighton. The palace is luxurious in a garish sort of way in keeping with the tastes of the time. This time of year it is decorated for Christmas and that adds to the luxuriousness. The commentary is...More

1  Thank Antalyaman
Reviewed 6 days ago

This is a really interesting place. Very interesting history behind this place. Designed for entertaining bachelor style. Interesting times.

Thank Karina O
Reviewed 6 days ago

This is a treasure trove of delights. I'm not easily impressed but this place is jaw-dropping in its detail and opulence. A 'must see.'

Thank Malcolm H
Reviewed 1 week ago

A must see and must do in Brighton. Spectacular building and lovely garden. There are several entrances. Option to visit the museum and restaurant facilities.

Thank Renato G
Reviewed 1 week ago

Mid-way through our visit, we encountered this quaint little tea room and we enjoyed afternoon tea with scones. Quite delightful and a welcome rest from the wonderful Royal Pavillion

Thank Jean F
Reviewed 1 week ago

Everyone knows Buckingham Palace but come look inside The Royal Pavillon. Look up the history about Napoleons Chief and his Famous Banquet before you go and then see the Kitchen, Dining Room and table setting and the menu no chief can repeat it. The Chinese...More

Thank Anastasia B
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The Pavilion lighting was beautiful and added to the ice skating at night. We had a drink in the restaurant- mulled wine ( recommend) the overall ambience was great and a definite must for visitors to Brighton.

Thank emacdwilliams
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Response from Lindsey Y | Reviewed this property |
12 July 2017|
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Response from MrWil_low | Reviewed this property |
The nearest that I can think of would be the Churchill Square shopping complex - maybe a ten minute stroll away. Alternatively you might get lucky in the back streets.
8 July 2017|
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Response from kazzy100 | Reviewed this property |
one of the salons off the music/retiring room was still closed for refurb in mid June but everything else was open.