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Drakes Hotel Brighton

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  • Excellent60%
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  • Average10%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible2%
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Free Wifi
Breakfast Buffet
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Beachfront
Non-Smoking Hotel
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Reviewed 19 March 2018 via mobile

I would say all in this place is worth about £80 for a night - not the £150 we paid for a double room with bath and shower room, (wet room with shower and toilet combined) situated at the end of the bed. Not much...More

1  Thank Dominik L
Management response:Responded 20 March 2018

Dear Dominik L, We are sorry Drakes did not fulfil your expectations. I notice that you booked via an Online Travel Agent and I have checked the hotel details and images as provided by them and they are truly representative of the room you booked....More

Reviewed 19 March 2018

We visited Drakes for a weekend away from everyday life, we wanted somewhere to park up and relax. We found exactly that with Drakes, we parked the car and all we had to worry about was which drink to chose and food to order. We...More

1  Thank AlanCSussex
Management response:Responded 20 March 2018

Dear AlanCSussex What lovely things you have said about Drakes! It is really wonderful for us to know our guests have enjoyed Drakes as much as you have and then taken the opportunity to share with everyone on Tripadvisor. Thank you, it is most appreciated...More

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Reviewed 6 March 2018 via mobile

First stay at Drakes, all staff we meet and dealt with were very pleasant and helpful. We had a sea view room(301), excellent view and a well appointed room, with a very comfortable bed. We didn’t eat in the restaurant but had heard and read...More

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Management response:Responded 7 March 2018

Thank you for your comments on tripadvisor subsequent to your stay with us at Drakes. It is lovely to hear your positive feedback about our staff and that you enjoyed the location (that view is spectacular, isn't it?!), a comfortable night in those lush Vi-Spring...More

Reviewed 3 March 2018 via mobile

We had a wonderful time here. Stayed for two nights in the feature room and had a fantastic tasting menu dinner on the first night. The staff are great, and nothing is too much trouble for them. Great room, amazing food and the best Vesper...More

Thank Lyn F
Management response:Responded 5 March 2018

Dear Lyn F, What a lovely review! Thank you for your kind words and sharing them with everyone here on Tripadvisor. We are delighted you had such a wonderful stay and enjoyed the Taster menu in the Restaurant. Thank you and we hope to welcome...More

Reviewed 2 March 2018

We spent one night at the hotel in one of the Yin Yan rooms. Very comfortable bed and the room had everything we needed. Very polite and attentive staff. We hope to return later in the year to try the gins at the bar!More

1  Thank GaddyH
Management response:Responded 20 March 2018

Thank you GaddyH for taking the time to post your review on Tripadvisor. the beds are indeed very comfortable and hope they ensured a good night's sleep! We look forward to welcoming you back and certainly do come and try a few of our great...More

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Certificate of Excellence
Amenities
Top amenities
Room Service
Restaurant
Beachfront
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Bar/Lounge
Hotel Amenities
Room Service
Dry Cleaning
Laundry Service
Multilingual Staff
Breakfast Available
Room amenities
Air Conditioning
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Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
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Price range
USD 143 - USD 257 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Hotel Style
#2 Romantic Hotel in Brighton
#3 Luxury Hotel in Brighton
#4 On the Beach Hotel in Brighton
#4 Best Value Hotel in Brighton
#11 Business Hotel in Brighton
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms
Details
Price range
USD 143 - USD 257 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Hotel Style
#2 Romantic Hotel in Brighton
#3 Luxury Hotel in Brighton
#4 On the Beach Hotel in Brighton
#4 Best Value Hotel in Brighton
#11 Business Hotel in Brighton
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms
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Liz H
30 October 2017|
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Response from stephen h | Reviewed this property |
the staffs favourite room is 404. I have stayed ther. it also has a balcony. right at the very top. read my review! Will be back and will book this room again . well worth going to.
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JessDxox
12 September 2017|
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Response from Mich1975 | Reviewed this property |
I think it does have a bath . If unsure ring the hotel. All the rooms I have stayed in are amazing x
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Danielle B
26 July 2017|
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Response from Tootie H | Reviewed this property |
There isn't one in the room but I asked for an iron and board and they brought it up to my room.
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"Sea facing rooms offer excellent views."
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"I loved the loft room and it would be great for a family as there is a nice sofa for a child to sleep on."
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