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13 reviews
8 hotel reviews
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Stayed in a couple of hostels around Brighton and this one was definitely the best. Clean, cosy and within a walking distance from every main attraction in the city. Great atmosphere and super friendly staff.

Thank Soph C
London, United Kingdom
1 review
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Very disappointing experience! Booked to stay here with my boyfriend for a few nights, and the receptionist, Kevin, who was super friendly on the phone, demonstrated appalling behaviour on arrival, for no good reason. As we walked in, Kevin asked my boyfriend if he was "happy" and remarked on how miserable he seemed. He wasn't miserable at all, in fact... More 

4 Thank papayalassi
Cheshunt, United Kingdom
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7 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 24 September 2016 via mobile

This is a really nice hostel; clean, fresh and airy. The breakfast is a bit limited and if you're walking into town a lot wear comfy shoes! I think I would probably spend a bit extra and stay in a hotel next time though because I don't like the shared bathrooms.

Thank nessynoodles007
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7 reviews
6 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 11 September 2016 via mobile

Seriously considered not reviewing this place to keep it a secret! I've said it once and I'll say it again it's the best hostel I've stayed in. Clean, safe, cosy, excellent staff, brilliant kitchen facilities, super comfy beds and free breakfast! Location is also fab with everything in walking distance. Thanks Kev! Will definitely be back soon!

1 Thank Frankie R
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31 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
Reviewed 14 July 2016 via mobile

We stayed here for 4 nights in Brighton! The hostel is soooo nice, it's small but super cosy, so clean, so comfortable! Only a 10 min walk to the pier and city centre and like 2 minutes to the beach. The hosts are the best part about this hostel, they were so friendly and they truly paid attention and cared!... More 

1 Thank Andrea S
Wollongong, Australia
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5 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 25 June 2016

My partner and I were travelling through England and decided that we wanted to get away from the craziness of London and had a weekend away in Brighton. This place made us feel at home especially with the LEGEND of a host. He was really friendly and ready to answer and questions that we had. We had the private double... More 

1 Thank corinne m
Jeffreys Bay, South Africa
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65 reviews
40 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 42 helpful votes
Reviewed 7 May 2016

The double room was nice with a TV nogal! WiFi excellent.Kitchen well fitted but a microwave oven would have been nice. Breakfast of eggs,bread and cereal on the house every morning. Street outside can be noisy at times. Would recommend it. Bathroom was adequate and private.

2 Thank PietJbay
York, United Kingdom
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8 reviews
5 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
Reviewed 9 April 2016 via mobile

What I experienced the three weeks I was here was the best stay I have ever had in a hostel. The staff are overwhelmingly friendly and chatty and make you feel more like a friend than a guest. The hostel is incredibly clean and tidy and the free breakfast is amazing when you're rushing to work. Kevin even does laundry... More 

4 Thank Katherine H
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17 reviews
3 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 28 March 2016 via mobile

Really good value for a weekend in Brighton. We love coming here as a group of friends for a night out, it's in a perfect location with friendly helpful staff. The bunk beds are really fun for a group if you book the whole room. Very clean. Free tea & coffee & toast

1 Thank emilycorinne
1 review
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 22 March 2016

Kind people, central place, near from the beach. Good organisation. Only the bathroom was a litte busy. I had a lot of questions about bus and stuff and they helped me and very kind, because my englisch isnt so good!!

2 Thank Diane P

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Breakfast
About the property
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Breakfast
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
We are a Backpackers hostel situated in the centre of Brighton city. Ideal for those seeking accommodation on a budget, we provide rooms with either 4 beds, 2 beds or double private rooms. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Seadragon Backpackers

Address: 36 Waterloo Street, Brighton BN3 1AY, England
Region: United Kingdom > England > East Sussex > Brighton and Hove > Brighton
Price Range: £24 - £59 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 6
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  • Can tickets for local attractions be purchased at the front desk?
  • Do you have to pay extra for a mini-fridge?
  • At what time does the pool open each day?

See which rooms travellers prefer

“Choose room two with four beds for a bright room.”
 of 5 bubbles KarasuKafka, 21 Feb 2016 | Read review
“I'm sure all the rooms are fab!”
 of 5 bubbles Jenwhybird, 3 Jun 2015 | Read review
“We were in room 1”
 of 5 bubbles Kaz29Gb, 26 May 2015 | Read review
“Dorm 2 overlooked Waterloo Street. Usual traffic/pedestrian noise in the am”
 of 5 bubbles Spaticus, 6 Nov 2014 | Read review
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