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Drakes Hotel Brighton

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Certificate of Excellence
  • Excellent60%
  • Very good25%
  • Average10%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible2%
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What's included
Free Wifi
Breakfast Buffet
Air Conditioning
Beachfront
Non-Smoking Hotel
Restaurant
Room Service
Suites
Bar/Lounge
Multilingual Staff
Dry Cleaning
Free Parking
Pool
Fitness centre
4 Star Hotel
Drakes is a design-led 20 bedroom "hand-made" hotel on Brighton's seafront. Everything about Drakes is exceptional, from the impeccable service to the stylish design and highly acclaimed fine dining Restaurant at Drakes. Now in their 13th year, 4 star Drakes continues to set the...
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Location and contact
43-44 Marine Parade, Brighton BN2 1PE, England
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37.3 km to Gatwick Airport
124 restaurants are within a 0.5 km radius
0.6 km from The Lanes
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Such a great stay at this wonderful hotel. A friendly and helpful team run this well oiled ship merrily along its way. My room was lovely. Crisp white bed linen, a lovely view of the ocean. What more can you ask for. Breakfast was perfect,...More

Thank jonnief1
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

We stayed at Drakes for one night, in celebration of my birthday. The location was perfect, opposite he sea and a 5-10 minute walk from the pier. Right from the moment we set foot inside the hotel, we were so impressed. The staff were wonderful:...More

Thank Helen H
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We only visited this hotel as my partners sister brought this as a Christmas present, they had been recommending this accommodation for months and finally managed to get us there. They have been about 5 times. What can I say apart from it was amazing...More

1  Thank Nettle1983
Reviewed 1 week ago

What a lovely hotel - we had only 1 night in Brighton and were lucky enough to get a room at Drakes. The room we had was cosy, stylish and an amazing view. The staff were great - thanks to Sarah for sharing her local...More

1  Thank Vicki S
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This hotel has undergone a great renovation. Big beds, air con, wet room bathrooms and great views. Unfortunately it’s on a busy road and at some time the architect must have convinced the owners that shutters would keep the traffic noise out. Does not work....More

1  Thank steve g
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Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Amenities
Top amenities
Room Service
Restaurant
Beachfront
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Bar/Lounge
Hotel Amenities
Room Service
Dry Cleaning
Laundry Service
Multilingual Staff
Non-Smoking Hotel
Breakfast Available
Room amenities
Air Conditioning
Things to do
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
Details
Price range
US$ 141 - US$ 271 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Hotel Style
#2 Romantic Hotel in Brighton
#3 Luxury Hotel in Brighton
#4 On the Beach Hotel in Brighton
#11 Business Hotel in Brighton
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms
Details
Price range
US$ 141 - US$ 271 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Hotel Style
#2 Romantic Hotel in Brighton
#3 Luxury Hotel in Brighton
#4 On the Beach Hotel in Brighton
#11 Business Hotel in Brighton
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms
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Liz H
30 October 2017|
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Response from stephen h | Reviewed this property |
the staffs favourite room is 404. I have stayed ther. it also has a balcony. right at the very top. read my review! Will be back and will book this room again . well worth going to.
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JessDxox
12 September 2017|
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Response from Mich1975 | Reviewed this property |
I think it does have a bath . If unsure ring the hotel. All the rooms I have stayed in are amazing x
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Danielle B
26 July 2017|
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Response from Tootie H | Reviewed this property |
There isn't one in the room but I asked for an iron and board and they brought it up to my room.
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"Sea facing rooms offer excellent views."
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"Great views"
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"I loved the loft room and it would be great for a family as there is a nice sofa for a child to sleep on."
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"Room 104 is great"
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