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Shifnal, United Kingdom
Reviewed 6 May 2014

Hotel from Hell, stayed for 2 nights, the public areas are shabby and filthy particularly the lift, rooms smelt of mould with rotting window frames, complained and moved rooms, the window net where brown and full of dust, way over priced avoid at all costs

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4Thank Paul B
Brighton, United Kingdom
Reviewed 6 May 2014

So the Old Dear and Nan were coming to stay so a good value, central hotel was the order of the day. £40 a night booked in advance represented good value. Here's what went wrong: 1) The general condition of the hotel is poor - "faded grandeur" accurately describes it. 2) There was dried and hardened food splattered up the...

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1Thank millerpils
Farnham, United Kingdom
Reviewed 3 May 2014

Do not stay in this Hotel it wasn't not worth the £125 I paid. The place hasn't had any money spent on it for years. The room was dirty, carpets were stained and the wallpaper was peeling. We did complain to the manager and he found us another room but that had the same problems. I checked the prices in...

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1Thank Loadsoflager
Reviewed 3 May 2014 via mobile

Small towels suitable for small child, bath... Jaccuzi that didn't work or empty!. Need massive make over, will NOT recommend at all, staff very disinterested when asked to empty bath for us! Yet to have breakfast.... Glad only booked for one night

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Thank Lesleywfr
Coventry, United Kingdom
Reviewed 1 May 2014

This is a hotel that is in a great location but if you have paid £100+ for the rooms which we were faced with for a Saturday you would be disappointed. A Sunday night was much more reasonable. Check in was inflexible, 3 p.m. onwards when there then was a queue. No sea view and building work outside. Room though...

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Thank Lawrence P
London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 1 May 2014

Stayed here over valentines weekend with my girlfriend, thank god we only spent minimal time in this dump. On arrival the greeting by reception was cold and unfriendly and we were simply handed a key and told what floor it was as the person on reception was talking to somebody else. The room was incredibly dated with stains on the...

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2Thank Russell M
Reviewed 29 April 2014

The hotel is very tired both outside and in. It is in need of a lot of work. At some points not only is damp evident but paint is peeling off the walls and plaster is crumbling away and is not cleared away on a daily basis. The room was clean and comfortable, however, the pre ordered wine had to...

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Thank Bibble101
Essex, England
Reviewed 29 April 2014

We stayed here after cycling the London to Brighton route for charity and I was absolutely appalled. Young lady on reception was nothing short of vile and very rude, insisting that we had already checked in, rolling her eyes and tutting at us it took more than half an hour just to check in. The secure storage for our bikes...

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1Thank JSB17
Birmingham, United Kingdom
Reviewed 27 April 2014 via mobile

Where do I start.. Myself and my partner decided to treat ourselves to a weekend away to see friends. We saw a groupon for the royal albion - big mistake. The first hurdle was booking; the albion website for the dates we wanted was showing as available. As soon as purchased we called (10p per minute) the offer hadn't been...

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4Thank Rebekah F
london
Reviewed 27 April 2014

I wanted a "posh" hotel on Brighton front and got a tatty building from outside the entrance right through the whole building.Hall ways lacked plaster in places and in one stairwell there was an area of no wall at all.!!!The room was a "Superior Room" costing £199 bed and breakfast.I'd hate to see standard rooms..The pattern on lampshade turned out...

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  • Beachfront
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  • Beachfront
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
The Royal Albion Hotel in Brighton is a Regency Style Hotel built in 1826 which offers a warm and friendly environment in a premier position directly opposite Brighton Pier. So, if you are looking for a seafront hotel in Brighton, you won't get much closer than this. Facing the sea, it's right at the heart of the action. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Royal Albion Hotel-Brighton

Address: 35 Old Steine, Brighton BN1 1NT, England
Region: United Kingdom > England > East Sussex > Brighton and Hove > Brighton
Price Range: ₹ 3,895 - ₹ 14,769 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Royal Albion Hotel-Brighton 3*
Number of rooms: 208
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Royal Albion Hotel-Brighton Hotel Brighton
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#20 On the Beach Hotel in Brighton
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