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Motel Schmotel

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04/06/2017 05/06/2017
1 room 2 adults 0 children
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Leicester, United Kingdom
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We were greeted by the very friendly Sophia. No awkwardness or fuss. Rooms clean and bright and nicely furnished and appointed. Shower and toilets clean and working. Best part was the excellent breakfast: large and varied menu excellently cooked and served. We want to come again.

Thank ssebop55
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The motel brings a warm factor to your stay the staff are excellent and the breakfast is amazing. If you are spending time in Brighton I would definitely consider coming and staying here as it is soo close to everything. I would give a solid 10/10

Thank Dan P
London, England, United Kingdom
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Went. to this motel for two nights clean room breakfast was very nice but the room was very small but shower room was very very small if you was a bit on the large size it would be a problem but enjoyed our stay

Thank Charmaine S
Reviewed 17 April 2017 via mobile

I wasn't expecting much from this place but it was a pleasant enough stay . The room was remarkably small. Nowhere to move around but it had an en suite bathroom in the wardrobe and they made good use of every space and to include breakfast as well was good and a nice kit Kat welcome :) We couldn't stay...

Thank Sarah O
Reviewed 16 March 2017

Yes, Ok, it's seen better days and is a bit shabby in places. HOWEVER the rooms , if small, are spick and span, the breakfasts are excellent AND included in the room price-which is budget. Sophia is lovely and couldn't be more accommodating. This is like staying with a friend. Central location and parking can be bought in advance using...

1Thank TadpoleBrighton
Reviewed 16 March 2017 via mobile

V nice friendly place would recommend it. Ideally situated near the center of town and near the beach. Would definitely stay again.parking bit difficult but they recommended a local safe car park that only charged 13£ for 24 hours which is very good value.

Thank Matt F
Reviewed 5 March 2017 via mobile

We have visited Motel Schmotel recently. It was our first stay in Brighton. I have to say that that the place is in a great location, very close to city centre and to a promenade as well. The motel is clean, charming and full of character. Staff very helpful, communication was mainly by texts but we met owners and their...

Thank Katarzyna B
Reviewed 26 February 2017 via mobile

The rooms are dirty, small and the bed is not good and noise. The house has had better days and needs a lot of maintenance. The breakfast is of bad quality and not a lot to choose from and small portions are handed out, only butter on the hard slice of bread. No cheese or ham available. At arrival 20:00...

1Thank Sigurður P
Saint Albans, England, United Kingdom
Reviewed 13 February 2017

We did enjoy our stay here. Perfect location in the middle of Brighton, only a few hundred yards to the main shopping area and the Laines. The breakfast was good, I had the vegan breakfast though and the portion size wasn't as much as I would have liked. There were only a few things I'd note before you stay; 1....

1Thank Selina C
Reviewed 8 February 2017 via mobile

Bargain stay in a great location walking distance from anywhere in Brighton Sonia is friendly, helpful and extremely welcoming Breakfast choice was great and well cooked. Everywhere was lovely and clean Ensuite was small but just fine: I'm a larger lady and I managed in the shower If we had one complain it would be that the room was so...

Thank Chrunchtav

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  • Breakfast included
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Free Internet
  • Public Wifi
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Breakfast included
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Situated on pretty Russell Square, smack bang in the centre of it all, you will be 2 min. walk from the main shopping centre, Brighton's fantastic beach, car parks, The Lanes, Hove and The Brighton Centre for gigs and conferences. All our rooms are en suite (en suites refurbished in May 2008), with clean fresh bed linen, fluffy white towels, tea and coffee making facilities with fresh milk. Free view and Wi-Fi are in all rooms. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Motel Schmotel

Address: 37 Russell Square, Brighton BN1 2EF, England
Region: United Kingdom > England > East Sussex > Brighton and Hove > Brighton
Price Range: ₹ 5,726 - ₹ 10,190 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 11
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See which rooms travellers prefer

“Any room is great”
danpS3454YW, 27 Apr 2017 | Read review
“No lift and some rooms up on 3rd floor”
ChrisMcGregor, 3 Nov 2016 | Read review
“2 star accomadation Sophie hostess 5 star . Small bathrooms needs updating breakfast very nice”
X1853QSclairep, 16 Oct 2016 | Read review
“small rooms which are priced like big rooms.”
SHills88, 11 Sep 2016 | Read review
“Certainly not room 4.”
Christine1926, 7 Sep 2016 | Read review
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