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The Old Ship Hotel

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Reviewed 11 November 2017 via mobile

A beach front hotel, that is in desperate need to complete the restoration. The Reception area has been completed to a good standard, but as you climb the stairs, things begin to look very tired indeed. Walls show signs of previous damp and have been...More

Thank Simon F
Response from OSHGuestRelations, Guest Relations Manager at The Old Ship HotelResponded 15 November 2017

Dear Simon F, Thank you for your review. We encourage our guests to report any dissatisfaction while on site, either via email or in person. For this reason Bar team members could not discount liquor prices. I am sorry to learn, that you decided not...More

Reviewed 10 November 2017 via mobile

I stayed at the hotel with some colleagues this week. The staff were amazing, so helpful! Taking bags and parking the car. They seem very happy and willing to help. The rooms however, are outdated and not cleaned properly. As a Hotel Manager myself I...More

Thank CloP97
Response from OSHGuestRelations, Guest Relations Manager at The Old Ship HotelResponded 11 November 2017

Dear CloP97, Please accept my apologies in the first place. Your comments will be shared with our Housekeeping department for further improvements. Kind regards, Miriam, Guest Relations

Reviewed 10 November 2017

We had a lovely room, which was very comfortable. The hotel is in a great location, right on the seafront and the edge of the Laines. All of the staff were pleasant and helpful. We look forward to staying again soon.

Thank katieg19
Response from OSHGuestRelations, Guest Relations Manager at The Old Ship HotelResponded 11 November 2017

Dear katieg19, We are delighted, that you enjoyed this historic building and your stay by the sea. kind regards, Miriam, Guest Relations

Reviewed 10 November 2017

Stayed here in October and check was easy and friendly. the room was very spacious and clean. we were very lucky with the weather and was sat outside in the sunshine and they had entertainment, a wonderful lady singer and acoustic guy guitar player which...More

Thank Lisa W
Response from OSHGuestRelations, Guest Relations Manager at The Old Ship HotelResponded 11 November 2017

Dear Lisa W, Thank you for this FANTASTIC review. We hope to welcome you back to the hotel once again. Kind regards, Miriam, Old Ship Hotel Team

Reviewed 9 November 2017 via mobile

I have used the Ship for many years. Over 40 in fact and so may be accused of complacency. This was shattered when my wife and I attended the 250 year celebration of the Paganini ballroom and the Dear Old Ship pulled off a staggering...More

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Response from Paul W, General Manager at The Old Ship HotelResponded 10 November 2017

Dear Roger C Thank you so much for your delightful review and so pleased you enjoyed the 250th Birthday Celebrations with us. Warmest regards Paul Wright General Manager

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Top amenities
Room Service
Restaurant
Beachfront
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Bar/Lounge
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Hotel Amenities
Room Service
Meeting Rooms
Dry Cleaning
Business Centre with Internet Access
Laundry Service
Concierge
Banquet Room
Multilingual Staff
Conference Facilities
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US$74 - US$324 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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#8 On the Beach Hotel in Brighton
#9 Luxury Hotel in Brighton
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms, Suites, Accessible rooms
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Price range
US$74 - US$324 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
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#8 On the Beach Hotel in Brighton
#9 Luxury Hotel in Brighton
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms, Suites, Accessible rooms
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11 April 2018|
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Dear reviewer, All bedrooms have hair dryers located usually in the middle draw of the dresser. Kind regards, Old Ship Hotel
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frank g
5 March 2018|
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Response from hillagnes | Reviewed this property |
It's first come first serve. There is Ncp quite close and another if you go to west street then first left. Still the same price but signing is good
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Helen5584
22 January 2018|
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Hello Helen5584 , Buffet breakfast is £14.95, if pre-booked on check in discounted price is £10. This is an amazing value, as this includes tea/coffee, hot buffet and continental breakfast as well. Kind regards, Phil Duty... More
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"Possibly at back of hotel"
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"If there is a seaside room, that might be better than the roadside view"
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"sea rooms available"
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"side rooms ar very noisy"
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