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Brighton seafront stay

32-38 Kings Road, Brighton, East Sussex, BN1 1NR, United Kingdom
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from £49.50 per person
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Escape to the coast and stay at the 4-star Old Ship, Brighton’s most historic hotel. Sample stunning views of the south coast alongside an elegant cream tea.

What's included?

  • Cream tea on arrival (worth £8.95 per person)
  • Overnight accommodation in a Standard Seaview Double at The Old Ship Hotel
  • Full English breakfast

At a glance

  • Stay at the Old Ship Hotel, which seamlessly combines modern design with the building’s original period features. Its iconic seafront location lends itself to stunning panoramic sea views
  • Brighten up your day with a stroll along The Brighton Palace Pier to experience traditional British entertainment at its best. Fully indulge in hand-warming fish and chips, fresh doughnuts and enjoy peaceful sea views
  • Head to the Seven Sisters Country Park for great views of the Seven Sisters cliffs, described by many as a bucket list destination in East Sussex. Here you can embark on a stunning circular walk that takes in Birling Gap, Seven Sisters and Friston Forest

Good to know

  • During your stay, make time to visit The Royal Pavilion, one of the most opulent buildings in England. The Chinese-inspired design is a famous part of Sussex history, and simply adds to the mixed character of this seaside town
  • Bring your furry friends with you as pets are allowed at the hotel, but please note there will be an additional charge of £10 per pet/per night payable at the hotel
  • Planning to stay longer? You can explore Sussex and discover the amazing vineyards and stunning country houses or the spectacular castles, rich in history and architecture

Our saving of 24% highlighted on this offer is calculated based on rates displayed on the hotel's website, compared to the Greatlittlebreaks selling price. An example of our discount throughout January is:

On 21/01/2019, this package totals £130.40, to include a two night stay in a Standard Sea View Room with breakfast and added value extras, as listed above.

Based on the Greatlittlebreaks price you will save 24%. Our discount was checked on 04/01/2019.

Dating back in parts to 1559, this is the oldest hotel in Brighton and stands proud on the bustling seafront in this popular coastal UK destination. From its magnificent white facade to the contemporary modern reception area, this hotel prides itself on excellent customer service and comfortable relaxed surroundings.

Exclusively available to guests, The Old Ship Hotel offers resident-only, fully equipped gym. With facilities such as treadmill, rowing machine, upright bikes and more, the gym is a fantastic place to work out The Old Ship's contemporary brasserie is just a stones throw from the seafront, overlooking Brighton promenade, and serves a fine selection of continental gourmet dishes, accompanied by an extensive choice of fine wines. Relax with a cocktail or a glass of fine wine and on those great summer days, you can also enjoy the busy street life from the Bar's sun-drenched Al Fresco area.

Further Information


Check-In: 15:00
Check-Out: 11:00

Breakfast - Mon-Fri 07:00 - 10:00, weekends 08:00 - 11:00
Dinner - daily 18:00 to 21:00
Limited car parking available at £25 per night (first come first serve basis). NCP parking also available nearby.
Pets are allowed at a supplement per night.
Free WiFi available throughout the hotel.

Brighton Pier
SEA LIFE Brighton
Royal Pavilion
i360 Observation Tower
Brighton Beach
Brighton Marina
Preston Park
Glyndebourne Opera House


By Road
From the M25: Exit the M25 at junction 7 onto the M23 South. Continue on the M23 onto the A23. Follow signs to Brighton and, on reaching the town, follow signs for the town centre and sea front. After the Royal Pavilion (on your right), turn right at the seafront roundabout onto Kings Road (A259). You will find the hotel just 600 yards on the right.

From the South West/Exeter: Follow the A30 to Honiton and join the A35 passing Dorchester turning onto A31. Take the A31 onto the M27 continuing onto the A27 all the way to Brighton. Follow signs for the seafront, turning right after the Royal Pavilion (on your right), turn right at the seafront roundabout onto Kings Road (A259). You will find the hotel just 600 yards on the right.

By Rail
Nearest Station - Brighton: 1 Mile

By Air
Nearest Airport - London Gatwick: 28 Miles

  • Bar
  • Gym/Weights Room
  • Tea & Coffee Making Facilities
  • TV
  • Telephone
  • Room Service (not 24 hour)
  • Hairdryer
  • FREE WiFi
  • Lift
  • Parking (Charges may Apply)
  • Disabled Rooms
  • Packed Lunches
  • Afternoon Tea
  • Full Fitness Centre
  • Wake-Up Calls
  • Pets Allowed (charges may apply)
  • 24 Hour Reception
  • Laundry/Valet Service
  • Concierge
  • Pool Table
  • TV (Freeview)
  • Dry Cleaning service
  • Conference Facilities
  • WiFi in hotel (FREE)
  • WiFi in guest rooms (FREE)
  • Bath / Shower
  • Iron / Ironing Board
Customer Reviews
Overall Rating 4.2
based on 10 reviews.
Customer Rating: Mrs Mcdermott, New Malden

Customer Rating: Mrs Nickolson, Forest Row Room was lovely and hotel and staff were great.

Customer Rating: Mrs King, Leicester

Customer Rating: Mrs Blake, Bexleyheath

Customer Rating: Mrs King, Enfield The staff were helpful and the reception staff were excellent. We had a lovely sea view but there was a crack and a hole in the sink. The electric sockets didn?t work but these were quickly repaired. The quality of the breakfast was poor and the cooked option had obviously been sitting for a while. We enjoyed our stay because of the location and the warm weather but we would not stay in this hotel again.

Customer Rating: Mr Jennison, Sutton The room was very tired, in need of redecorating and a thorough clean. Temperature was either freezing cold or boiling hot. . The windows let in lots of noise throughout the night. Our bathroom light fell and smashed into the bath, we told reception and although it was tidied, the glass was left in the room.

Customer Rating: Mrs Bristow, Enfield

Customer Rating: Mr Jones, Epsom We had a wonderful time. The hotel staff were very helpful and the room was clean tidy and very comfortable. Would recommend this break to anyone wanting a short relaxing break , have been and will come again when this break comes on little breaks.

Customer Rating: Mr Cobby, Orpington The room was not particularly good and was tucked away at the back of the hotel. It took almost 15 minutes of continuous running in the morning for the shower to heat up to an acceptable level. I did advise the hotel reception of this fact when checking out. I stress that the other facilities were very good.

Customer Rating: Mrs Collins, Dorking

100% of our customers would go back

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