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Saint Albans, England, United Kingdom
Reviewed 1 week ago

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....

Thank Selina C
Reviewed 2 weeks ago 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
Durham, United Kingdom
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I had a five night stay here and it was just perfect. I'd travelled a long way to get there and was delighted to have very warm, cosy and clean room to rest my weary head. My room was small but perfectly formed, just enough for my needs. I had such a lovely breakfast in a really cute breakfast room...

Reviewed 14 December 2016 via mobile

Stayed here for 2 nights, was brilliant ! Breakfast in bed, clean sheet. Located in a very good place, just off the main strip, close to very good bars and shopping ! They looked after our luggage on day of check out while we went shopping. Very friendly and helpful ! Will definitely be returning again ! Thank you !

Thank debz1984
London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 4 December 2016

We spent Halloween Weekend in Brighton and booked into the Schmotel. The check-in was OK with not much interaction with the reception. The room was very small with a small stool as the only place for both of us to sit on. (one cheek each !!). We looked for the bathroom and then we found it - In the wardrobe....

Thank matt_murphy
Nottinghamshire, United Kingdom
Reviewed 29 November 2016

Thank you Sophie and team for making us feel so welcome. Special thanks for being so accommodating with my wife's strict gluten free diet, she said it was the best breakfast she'd ever had particularly the gluten free porridge and fresh fruit. The room was clean, well equipped and more importantly warm and cosy on the coldest night of the...

Thank Paul D
Reviewed 19 November 2016

On a recent overnight stay in Brighton, I'd booked Motel Schmotel ages ago thinking it would be perfect for my needs, being close to the Travelodge where my friends we staying. Arrived on a very wet Thursday evening having earlier received a text with entry instructions to the building. All very efficient and straightforward - I headed to my room,...

Thank thehippohaslanded
Reviewed 3 November 2016

Working away so only needed a room suitable for one and the room I stayed in fitted the bill perfectly. Shower was a little cramped for someone of 6ft 3in but the room and bathroom was clean and comfortable. Breakfast can either be serve in the 'breakfast room ' or your room, I chose the first option. The breakfast room...

1Thank ChrisMcGregor
Chester, United Kingdom
Reviewed 17 October 2016

Hotel 2 stars Hostess Sophie 5 stars This place needs a complete update , not cleaned properly , rusty bathroom, damp on ceiling of bathroom. Good location . Nowhere to park other than pay car parks which are very expensive .

1Thank Claire P
London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 16 October 2016

warm and friendly welcome and service. A great position in Brighton - near the shops, near the beach. there was a very tasty breakfast, pre ordered the night before and we were offered the choice of having breakfast in bed!

Thank janine s

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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Free Internet
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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: ₹ 4,758 - ₹ 8,432 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 11
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“No lift and some rooms up on 3rd floor”
 of 5 bubbles ChrisMcGregor, 3 Nov 2016 | Read review
“2 star accomadation Sophie hostess 5 star . Small bathrooms needs updating breakfast very nice”
 of 5 bubbles X1853QSclairep, 16 Oct 2016 | Read review
“small rooms which are priced like big rooms.”
 of 5 bubbles SHills88, 11 Sep 2016 | Read review
“Certainly not room 4.”
 of 5 bubbles Christine1926, 7 Sep 2016 | Read review
“Room 1 is accessible”
 of 5 bubbles O6087XGdavep, 15 Aug 2016 | Read review
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