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Smart Sea View

04/06/2017 05/06/2017
1 room 2 adults 0 children
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London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 4 days ago NEWvia mobile

The place is clean and comfortable and very reasonably priced, can't really fault it for how much it cost! Nice sized t.v., and a small, but spotless bathroom. The staff seemed very helpful and friendly. I'll say one thing; perhaps it's not for the elderly or the very drunk, as there are a lot of stairs!

Thank Arrietty81
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Ive emailed with the girl working there so it seemed like a nice place to stay from the photos online and the dorm was a good price. I didnt know it was in Hove and not actually Brighton. I went because Brighton was packed on a Saturday night and there was no room somewhere else. I get to the place...

Thank Agostina R
London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We stayed here for one night April 2017 for a gig in Brighton, needed somewhere fairly cheap but brighton does get booked up very quick. It wasn't really that cheap but in comparison to others and considering there wasn't much choice we decided to book. Part of the place is a hostel and looks a bit run down, there are...

Thank crowey123456789
Carbondale, Colorado
Reviewed 19 April 2017 via mobile

Worst place I've ever stayed. Don't go here. Horrible, and it take a lot to piss me off. Loud, police in lobby, bad service, would not compensate for horrible stay. Knew it was cheep going in, and i still did not get what I paid for.

Thank elbow_lbs
Reviewed 11 April 2017 via mobile

Stayed here for 2 nights, in separate rooms as I booked the 2nd night last minute. Walls are thin and you hear lots of noise, but it's not as bad as some places I've stayed at. Friendly staff on the front desk. The 2 rooms I had had plenty of space

Thank Jamiee H
East Grinstead, United Kingdom
Reviewed 5 April 2017

I was hesitant about staying here based on the mixed reviews, but I was pleasantly surprised. The single en-suite room (208) I was staying was clean, quiet, and I was able to check in late at night as they're open 24/7. Nothing to complain about really!

Thank JonnyCoates
Greater London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 26 March 2017

My daughter was kept awake all night by a couple shagging in our dormitory. Cheapest breakfast i have ever seen - squash, instant coffee, toast, margarine, and a plate with jam on it. Made me glad to get home - so that's a plus.

Thank Paul E
Reviewed 23 March 2017 via mobile

Bit weird. Went twice in one week and had two really different experiences. First time was great! Just what you'd expect for paying £80 or so on a Saturday night in Brighton. No spare pillows which is a shame and had a very hostel-y vibe with lots of teenagers lurking on the stairs, but basically not bad at all. Second...

Thank Mary B
York, United Kingdom
Reviewed 10 March 2017

Stayed here with my mother Mon, Tues, Weds. Room was very warm but super clean and lots of tea, coffee, biscuits. Bathroom also spotless and super shower. Bit noisy in the evening but nothing that bothered us too much, suspect it would be much noisier during weekends. Room felt safe and we could double lock from inside. Lovely breakfast, hot...

Thank smag3
Trawsfynydd, United Kingdom
Reviewed 3 March 2017

I stayed here for three nights....shared a twin room with my daughter. the room was spotlessly clean....there were generous tea and coffe supplies....the bathroom was excellent....the TV worked perfectly...our towels were changed each day!! There is quite a lot of coming and going due to half the building being used as a hostel but that didn't cause us any problems....

Thank Giorganna

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Additional Information about Smart Sea View

Address: 9-12 St. Catherines Terrace, Brighton BN3 2RZ, England
Region: United Kingdom > England > East Sussex > Brighton and Hove > Brighton
Price Range: €15 - €172 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2 star — Smart Sea View 2*
Number of rooms: 235
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“208 has a sea view and is ok for a single room”
agostinar696, 29 Apr 2017 | Read review
“Good luck lucky dip”
crowey123456789, 26 Apr 2017 | Read review
“Single en-suite rooms available rather than sharing in a dormitory.”
JonnyCoates, 5 Apr 2017 | Read review
“Make sure you have a big group so you can have a room to yourself”
samhD1326MT, 21 Dec 2016 | Read review
“ask what rooms are available when you book,”
sadams22016, 20 Nov 2016 | Read review
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