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Reviewed 3 January 2016 via mobile

We stayed here on New Year's Eve and paid around £100 for a double room with breakfast for 2 which was very good value in comparison to other hotels on that night. The hotel is fine if you want a clean comfortable stay for one night, especially if you are having a night out, I wouldn't recommend for longer stays....

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london
Reviewed 29 October 2015

we had a family room for the night at the top of the property. nice views and can just about see the sea which was nice too. room comfortable especially the bed. Breakfast in their sister hotel 2 mins walk away which was very plentiful and lots of choice. you can see that this property has been kept much nicer...

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Folkestone, United Kingdom
Reviewed 3 August 2015

Positives: Clean beds and breakfast at associated hotel nearby excellent. Negatives: While clean the place appears tired and uncared for, scruffy in fact. If all you want is a bed for the night, a shower and tea making facilities it is ok.If you want something special pay more and go elsewhere. If you stsy us a long one, so somewhere...

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Thank Paul C
Dubai, United Arab Emirates
Reviewed 2 January 2015

A good, basic guest house in a perfect location for anyone wanting to visit Brighton. Only a short walk away from both the seafront and centre of Brighton. We stayed on New Year's Eve and for the cost of the one night stay, I really can't complain. The guest house itself is a little outdated and could do with being...

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Reviewed 30 November 2014

I stayed the night in room 1, a twin room for the night. The people running the place were rude and not helpful. Felt as if they didn't care or have enough time to give us directions to their breakfast which was in a different hotel. Although the room was clean, you could hear everyone as they went up and...

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Thank chelsea a
Rochester
Reviewed 12 October 2014

Really poorly maintained guest house. The standard of cleanliness is appalling with large cobwebs everywhere, carpets not vacuumed. The general maintenance is also lacking with light fittings missing, loose taps. The decor was so old and not been touched in years. There was visible damp and mould on the walls and in the bathroom and it smelt damp. There are...

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2Thank lmelbourn
Kidderminster, United Kingdom
Reviewed 22 September 2014

very basic hotel, had no problems at all fresh towels, 100% perfect for location to shops/nightlife and sea. Car parking £20 in car park 5 mins away and brekkie at a hotel close by. Choices for everyone. Would return :-)

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London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 2 July 2014

The Russell was generally acceptable on cleanliness - bedsheets were clean, the towels were in the main ok but the one I used for showering (more about that below) did smell musty and unclean and there was a general stale cigarette smell in the room at times, we thought this was maybe coming from ventilaton somehow? The shower curtain was...

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2Thank essoh
London
Reviewed 22 June 2014

We stayed for two nights on the top floor. 51 steps later we arrived at room. Like the rest of the hotel it is quite old, a bit run down and just needs a bit TLC to make it more palatable. But then we did pay £120 for three of us included breakfast, so I am not going to complain...

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Reviewed 20 June 2014

We stayed in room 7, because we wanted a room for 3. The room is underground, smelled bad and felt damp. The taps on the wash basin were not well fixed and gave a lack of maintenance impression. The breakfast was served in another hotel nearby and was good.

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Additional Information about Russell Guest House

Address: 19 Russell Square, Brighton BN1 2EE, England
Region: United Kingdom > England > East Sussex > Brighton and Hove > Brighton
Price Range: ₹ 4,516 - ₹ 9,503 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 7
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“I would think the rooms on lower floors do get WiFi but are all similar to that we stayed in.”
 of 5 bubbles Misscs90, 2 Jan 2015 | Read review
“Not in this hotel.”
 of 5 bubbles 940chelseaa, 29 Nov 2014 | Read review
“Not the basement. It smells damp.”
 of 5 bubbles lmelbourn, 12 Oct 2014 | Read review
“basement very spacious and quite”
 of 5 bubbles aliebabe, 22 Sep 2014 | Read review
“Stair to all rooms, don't book if you can not negotiate narrow step stairs. Do book if you want cheap B&B in an excellent location.”
 of 5 bubbles ACLondon67, 22 Jun 2014 | Read review
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