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Brighton Youth Hostel by the Sea

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Londres, Reino Unido
Reviewed 1 week ago

nice 4 floors hostel with nice quiet rooms and helpfull staff , toilet in the room not good idea, but doors with no key card best idea , just codes!" nice confort matresses and good beds compare with other hostels in the area.. a bit far from brighton center but close to the coast, nice quiet place to have a...

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Super nice people and we're more than accommodating on check in time (we showed up at 5pm when our check in was earlier). The rooms were fairly clean and the place was filled with codes to get into places which is always nice!

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Madison, Wisconsin
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This a great hostel at an affordable price! The staff are very friendly and accommodating! We had a great one night stay! It is in a great location near the water and in walking distance to many restaurants and stores!

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Friendly staff, great location and a great price! Would stay here again. Good atmosphere and amenities and you get what you pay for. Close to the sea and in a safe area of Brighton. Lots of floors but an overall good building and great place to stay for a night or two.

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Frydek-Mistek, Czech Republic
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I was surprised with guality and confort offerded by this company and very reasionable prices, whitch are apsolutely affordable, its place I would like to visit by my next visit to Brighton and I definatelly will recomend this house as an great place to stay. Althou I contact reception at 22:55, they offered me accomodation, room was nice, tidy with...

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Dartmouth, United Kingdom
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Every service has its demographic and the BYH is no exception. It offers accommodation starting at around £9pn so it is appealing to the Ultra Budget traveller, the person who either cannot afford to pay more or, more likely, the person who can but is thrifty and looking for a bargain (me). I stayed for 4 nights, All I require...

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Brighton, United Kingdom
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

It's well located, with the sea at one end of the road and the main high street at the other. The staff are really friendly, and make the place very home like. The facilities are cleaned daily, and dorm rooms deep-cleaned periodically. Down sides are limited wifi coverage and a lack of forks and sharp knives in the kitchen. All...

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Brighton, United Kingdom
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

I started a new job in September and booked in while I found somewhere to live. The staff were both charming and professional and seemed to work very hard to maintain standards. The atmosphere in the t.v room and Kitchen was very friendly and I made some great friends after just a few days. They have a table tennis table...

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Reviewed 26 November 2016

Really enjoyed my stay here. The staff are friendly , especially the housekeeper. Made me feel welcome and my room was cleaned everyday. Made lots of friends and there was a kitchen to cook meals which other hostels failed to provide.SOBO have a strict washing up policy . Just a warning- make sure you wash up or you loose your...

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Reviewed 10 November 2016

Brighton Youth Hostel by the Sea is a great place to stay if you want a cheap place to sleep for a few nights. You can either pay for a large shared room, or for a private room for you and a few pals. We stayed in a private room for three, which featured a bunk bed with a double...

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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
SoBo House offers budget accommodation providing both private hotel rooms with breakfast served daily and self-catered accommodation in value for money hostel style lodgings with modern en suite rooms Whether you're looking for a single night or a few months stay, check in for our superb facilities and flexible terms. Facilities : WiFi, plasma-screen movie room, kitchen, dining areas, garden, laundry - everything your discerning resident could ask for We pride ourselves on offering all the facilities of a great serviced apartment, but in an informal atmosphere at bargain prices. Location : Close to central Brighton, but far away enough to guarantee a quiet night's sleep. We're situated on a lovely historic residential street just a minute walk up from the seafront, near a large supermarket and many language schools. It's a fifteen minute walk to Brighton centre or one minute to the bus stop. Rooms : Super-clean, ultra secure, with plenty of space. Our rooms range from single to quadruple with female-only options, all with en-suite, secure 24-hour access and a sleep-easy quiet residential location. Atmosphere : Friendly bilingual staff and happy guests are what make our hostel go around. We've made sure there are plenty of communal areas to meet your fellow guests or just relax with a book or movie. We get fantastic feedback from people who have had the time of their lives staying at SoBo Sound good? We're looking forward to checking you in, so get in touch Please note : * Bank Holiday (Friday - Monday) rates subject to surcharge Check out time is 10:00 (can be extended) Check in time is after 15.00 (luggage can be dropped in earlier) For group bookings of 4 people or more - we require 7 days notice prior to 10am on the day of arrival for a valid cancellation Pre-authorisation of credit and debits cards All cards are pre-authorized to the value depending on the cancellation terms applicable ... more   less 

Additional Information about Brighton Youth Hostel by the Sea

Address: 11 Seafield Road | Lower Ground Floor Entrance, Hove BN3 2TN, England (Formerly SoBo Brighton)
Region: United Kingdom > England > East Sussex > Brighton and Hove > Hove
Price Range: ₹ 1,233 - ₹ 9,452 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Brighton Youth Hostel by the Sea 3*
Number of rooms: 27
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“do not put toilets in the rooms...(smells and noisy in some cases)”
 of 5 bubbles edwardeduardo92, 7 Jan 2017 | Read review
“If you need a spacious room go for a single room or a 4 bed dorm. Avoid the 7 bed dorms. Some rooms have ensuite toilets/showers.”
 of 5 bubbles astro1pete, 26 Dec 2016 | Read review
“The more you pay, the better the room”
 of 5 bubbles 950manjulam, 26 Nov 2016 | Read review
“For a nice quite stay, I'd recommend paying a bit more for a private room”
 of 5 bubbles robinlJ3674LR, 10 Nov 2016 | Read review
“All are the same so room number irrelevant”
 of 5 bubbles bendeg_ze2016, 5 Aug 2016 | Read review
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