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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” (548 reviews)
“music room” (244 reviews)
“dining room” (173 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 yesterday

I had been to Brighton previously but never visited the Royal Pavillion - what a miss! It is fabulous! truly stunning work by the conservator team! Very helpful staff and a great audio guide full of interesting info. Unequivocally recommended.

Thank Stuart F
Reviewed 2 days ago

To have lived in the time of the Prince Regent (and be invited to one of his parties!) would have been the most glorious, fabulous experience imaginable. Besides being a spectacular, stunning gem, the creativity and and thought that went into designing each and every...More

Thank Stephen P
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Ugly interior, stuffy, needs some TLC and is badly maintained. Inside is not worth seeing. Outside in the gardens is relaxing.

Thank Rhiannon H
Reviewed 3 days ago

We booked in advance so received some discount on the entry price, you arent able to take any pictures of the inside by my! it is impressive. We went on a monday and found there were lots of school kids on school trips, which is...More

Thank HiiElle
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

we had nice day in brighton then visit brighton pavillion which was interensting, i can recommended here for visitors)))

Thank Nihal C
Reviewed 4 days ago

The outside is in need of some refurbishment to restore it to its original splendour. The interior has been restored and some of the rooms are beautiful with a striking chinese motif throughout. The most striking room has to be the dining room with a...More

Thank ABagOfJourneys L
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Veey hard to miss, located in the city centre. Impressive building with amazing gardens. Perfect for a stroll and meet some curious squirrels.

Thank Taptim T
Reviewed 4 days ago

Palace built in the Indo-Saracenic style with loads of domes and minarets which the prince presumably liked very much. General filming and photography is not permitted inside the Royal Pavilion but definitely worth a visit. Keep in mind that in tourist season there will be...More

Thank J0rita
Reviewed 4 days ago

A stunning mix of Indian and Chinese influences. Excellent audio guide, and all in superb condition, right in the middle of Brighton

Thank maxdba
Reviewed 4 days ago

This building is full of history and is an excellent place to see if you're at all interested in architecture . The rooms are lovely and the building is set within lovely grounds. In addition you have the Museum which is full of interesting artefacts...More

Thank simbolEastbourne
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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.
Les C
8 March 2017|
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Response from fiona w | Reviewed this property |
Grounds are free and delightful