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The Old Ship Hotel

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  • Excellent27%
  • Very good39%
  • Average21%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible5%
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Free Wifi
Parking
Breakfast Buffet
Beachfront
Non-Smoking Hotel
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4 Star Hotel
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Reviewed 2 days ago

nice hotel, classic old Victorian type, good standard of décor, room standard but clean, nice sea view, excellent location, friendly staff. Good Breakfast, did not eat there in the evening, vibrant bar. But... if you want a quiet nights sleep don't go there, noise from...More

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Reviewed 2 days ago

Great location right on the sea front. Front of house areas are all very nice as were the staff. Became very disappointed once we headed up to our room everything was 'very tired' and in definite need of TLC.

Thank Matthew S
Response from OSHGuestRelations, Guest Relations Manager at The Old Ship HotelResponded today

Dear Matthew S, Many thanks for taking the time to write a review. We fully encourage feedback to the hotel so that we can celebrate any successes and learn from any disappointment. We hope to welcome you back once again. Kind regards, Miriam

Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

No hot water in the bathroom and very dated bedrooms. On the flip side beautiful bar and downstairs area, ideal spot for a drink. The breakfast was reasonable too. For £140 a night though you would expect warm water in the shower.More

Thank Helen S
Response from OSHGuestRelations, Guest Relations Manager at The Old Ship HotelResponded today

Dear Helen S, As per information in the bathroom, water needs to be run, there aren't any issues logged regarding a lost of water. Anytime in doubt, please don't hesitate and call Reception, so we can assist you. We hope to welcome you back once...More

Reviewed 3 days ago

Stayed for three nights in July. As with all hotels there are positives and negatives. On the plus side is the location on the sea front near the amenities, the staff and the breakfast. Our room was on the 4th floor, was quiet and we...More

Thank 127emyrj
Response from OSHGuestRelations, Guest Relations Manager at The Old Ship HotelResponded today

Dear 127emyrj, Thank you for your lovely review. We are pleased, that you found location convenient for your purpose and tasteful breakfast. Bar prices are very compatible for sea front location. We all hope to welcome you back to the hotel on your next visit....More

Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Im unsure how this hotel has got 4 stars. Our room was extremely dated and dark, the wallpaper was peeling off and the carpets were in an awful condition. Our room keycards stopped working on numerous occasions and the man at the reception desk seemed...More

Thank Jenny R
Response from Paul W, General Manager at The Old Ship HotelResponded 3 days ago

Well I have to say - looking at your other 5 reviews of all only gave 1 star reviews you are obviously a tough person to please. Having just won the Best Customer Service Award in Brighton it was disappointing to read your review but...More

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Amenities
Top amenities
Room Service
Restaurant
Beachfront
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Bar/Lounge
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Hotel Amenities
Room Service
Meeting Rooms
Wheelchair Access
Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
Dry Cleaning
Business Centre with Internet Access
Laundry Service
Concierge
Banquet Room
Non-Smoking Hotel
Multilingual Staff
Conference Facilities
Things to do
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Details
Price range
US$84 - US$284 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Hotel Style
#9 On the Beach Hotel in Brighton
#11 Luxury Hotel in Brighton
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms, Suites, Accessible rooms
Details
Price range
US$84 - US$284 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Hotel Style
#9 On the Beach Hotel in Brighton
#11 Luxury Hotel in Brighton
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms, Suites, Accessible rooms
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Traveller (929)
Room & Suite (489)
Dining (74)
Pool & Beach (6)
Amenities (35)
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joygi123
8 June 2018|
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Response from Gizmo_22_England | Reviewed this property |
I think you can check in from 3pm and check out is 11
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Tondelaya123
24 April 2018|
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Response from Happy2trip | Reviewed this property |
Suggest you ask the hotel.
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11 April 2018|
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Response from OSHGuestRelations | Property representative |
Dear reviewer, All bedrooms have hair dryers located usually in the middle draw of the dresser. Kind regards, Old Ship Hotel
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Room Tips
"As no A/C in the rooms sea view rooms may be noisy with the windows open. May impact on sleep quality"
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"Avoid the top floor if you want a cool room. Not suitable for people with disabilities. Parking very expensive"
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"My room was had views of the sea, with the windows shut the room was still comfortable"
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"Deluxe sea-view room was very good. If you can afford it, do it."
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