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The Old Ship Hotel

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Free Wifi
Parking
Breakfast Buffet
Beachfront
Non-Smoking Hotel
Restaurant
Room Service
4 Star accommodation
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All reviews sea view sea front lovely hotel car park box of chocolates noisy at night public areas third floor short break superior room brighton seafront two night stay lovely room breakfast was excellent comfy bed stayed for one night full english
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Reviewed today via mobile

Visited here for a couple of hours and the food was not fresh, the bread was crispy and there was food missing, the staff were rude and not delightful to be around, when requesting if there was anymore we were told that was it. Disgusted...More

Date of stay: January 2019
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

We booked 3 nights for a Christmas Break over £1000. Firstly I will say that the junior staff though inexperienced worked hard. However without good supervision. Creaking floorboards and noise outside are beyond the hotels control. A stained ceiling and lifting paper in a deluxe...More

Date of stay: December 2018
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Response from OSHDeputyGM, Manager at The Old Ship HotelResponded yesterday

Thank you Mr Heart for your review of our hotel. I am very disappointed to read your review. I am sorry to see that your stay with us was one that was not up to the standard of which we here at The Old Ship...More

Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

I enjoyed our short stay at this historic hotel near the Pier on Brighton’s famous seafront. Considering the age of the hotel, it is maintained in pretty good condition with up to date amenities. There are one or two flaws but nothing that spoiled the...More

Date of stay: January 2019
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Response from OSHDeputyGM, Manager at The Old Ship HotelResponded yesterday

Thank you for your review of our hotel. It is a joy to read a review such as yours. We strive to be able to offer the best possible stay with every guest staying at The Old Ship Hotel Brighton and as such it is...More

Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

This is a fantastic hotel to stay in, very welcoming staff, extremely clean, food was fantastic and beds very comfy, highly recommended! The room was a beautiful sea view with stunning sights of both piers and the beachMore

Date of stay: January 2019
Thank Amanda O
Response from OSHDeputyGM, Manager at The Old Ship HotelResponded yesterday

Thank you Amanda for your review of our hotel. Reviews such as yours are always a welcome read for me. We appreciate such kind comments and hope that we can welcome you back to The Old Ship Hotel Brighton in the near future. Should you...More

Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

We booked a table at The Old Ship for Christmas lunch with my family. I was concerned about eating out as you worry it won’t be up to scratch. How wrong I was!! We were greeted on arrival with a glass of bubbly by a...More

Date of stay: December 2018
Thank Carey C
Response from OSHGuestRelations, Guest Relations Manager at The Old Ship HotelResponded 3 days ago

Dear Carey C, Thank you for your review of our hotel. Reviews such as yours are always a welcome read for all of us here at the hotel. We appreciate such kind comments and hope that we can welcome you back to The Old Ship...More

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About
Description
The four-star Old Ship Hotel is a historic Georgian hotel with 154 bedrooms, 49 of which overlook Brighton's famous beach, that also has chargeable onsite parking for up to 50 cars. Just a 5-minute walk More from Brighton Pier, The Lanes and the city's bars and restaurants, previous guests have included an array of royalty, aristocracy, artists and musicians, such as Charles II & Paganini. Enjoy classic British dishes in the Steak-on-Sea Restaurant, or private dining in the 400-year-old cellars, and drinks on the Al Fresco Bar Terrace on the promenade, before heading out for top-class entertainment in the theatres and clubs. Less
Hotel class
Hotel Amenities
HOTEL FEATURES
Room Service
Restaurant
Beachfront
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Bar/Lounge
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Banquet Room
Breakfast Available
Business Centre with Internet Access
Concierge
Conference Facilities
Dry Cleaning
Laundry Service
Meeting Rooms
Multilingual Staff
Non-Smoking Hotel
Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
Wheelchair Access
Pool
Free Parking
Spa
Breakfast included
Hotel Style
Best Value
,
On the Beach
,
Luxury
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms, Suites, Accessible rooms
Hotel class
Hotel Style
Best Value
,
On the Beach
,
Luxury
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms, Suites, Accessible rooms
Number of rooms
154
Price range
US$68 - US$183 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Also Known As
Old Ship Hotel Brighton
,
Barcelo Brighton
Location
United Kingdom > England > East Sussex > Brighton and Hove > Brighton
Hotel class
Hotel Style
Best Value
,
On the Beach
,
Luxury
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms, Suites, Accessible rooms
Number of rooms
154
Price range
US$68 - US$183 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Also Known As
Old Ship Hotel Brighton
,
Barcelo Brighton
Location
United Kingdom > England > East Sussex > Brighton and Hove > Brighton
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Traveller (1,017)
Room & Suite (493)
Dining (79)
Pool & Beach (7)
Amenities (35)
Business Centre & Event Rooms (4)
Family and Play Areas (3)
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Questions & Answers
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SouthernOhioNaillady
December 27, 2018|
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Response from Ann H | Reviewed this property |
This hotel is very close to sea front and shops.
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Minicooper59
November 13, 2018|
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Response from CriticalCritc | Reviewed this property |
We took our two dogs who were made more than welcome by the hotel staff.
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James M
September 4, 2018|
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Response from jodiedavis100 | Reviewed this property |
we didn't park in the hotel car park, we parked in the car park next door and it cost us about £38 for 2 nights
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Room Tips
"All rooms come with ear-plugs so don't worry if you do happen to overlook a noisy road."
trevorc304
2 weeks ago
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"If you want peace and quiet don't choose a seaview room at the weekend! Noisy discos and revellers can..."
62stevem
3 weeks ago
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"Room 414 has a great view of the sea front and is very spacious"
Sabeena779
3 weeks ago
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"Room 447. Top floor in corner. No noise"
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