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  • Excellent11%
  • Very good27%
  • Average24%
  • Poor18%
  • Terrible20%
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What's included
Free Wifi
Breakfast included
Non-Smoking Hotel
Family Rooms
Rooftop Bar
Fitness centre
2 Star Hotel
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Location and contact
10-12 Grand Junction Road | at the Palace Hotel, Brighton BN1 1PN, England
23.1 miles to Gatwick Airport
259 restaurants are within a 0.25 mile radius
0.2 miles from The Lanes
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Reviewed 18 April 2018

Granted I stayed here for a stag do, so I only really wanted somewhere central and clean - but this wasn't a nice experience! The bathroom and rooms look nothing like the gallery on the website and the staircases were disgusting. I'm sure there are...More

Thank Michael B
Reviewed 12 April 2018 via mobile

The hostel is located directly on the strand, few expensive hotels have such incredible views or convenience. I unreservedly recommend this place, but, I wouldn't recommend this place to families, who are better served by the YHA next door. Lots of hippies, Australian backpackers and...More

Thank rahaku93
Reviewed 9 April 2018 via mobile

Just returned from a girls weekend in Brighton with one overnight stay at Hostelpoint. 32 of us in private rooms that slept between 4-8 in bunk beds. We paid £20 each and after reading some of the past reviews, a few of us booked hotels...More

Thank Laura B
Reviewed 19 February 2018 via mobile

I stayed here but booked a private double room as it was one of the cheapest in Brighton, considering i still paid £40 a night it wasn’t worth that whatsoever. It was terrifying at night, people banging around the wind sounds like it gonna take...More

Thank Gibbzy91
Reviewed 17 November 2017 via mobile

Being a frequent traveller I have stayed in many hostels across the world, this by far was the worst! On arrival I was impressed by the location but that quickly changed as I noticed 4 potentially homless people also on the sets (6pm) I clambered...More

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Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Breakfast included
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Breakfast included
Non-Smoking Hotel
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US$11 - US$65 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Non-Smoking Rooms
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United Kingdom > England > East Sussex > Brighton and Hove > Brighton
Also Known As
Palace Hotel Brighton
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13 June 2018|
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Response from rahaku93 | Reviewed this property |
My partner and I lived in this hostel for more than a month, I'll attempt to answer your question. Hostelpoint has three floors for tourists, the fourth floor is for short-term residents, there is a double room on each floor... More
1 June 2018|
Response from Laura B | Reviewed this property |
We had the same issue! They didn’t have a working phone line :-( What do you need as might be able to advise as we stayed there a coupe of months ago.
29 December 2016|
Response from Gabriel R | Reviewed this property |
For daytime parking you'd probably need to head up to Albion Hill or Southover street and find a spot in one of the roads off those, street parking there is free and unlimited. Closer to the hostel the street parking is... More
Room Tips
"awful awful awful"
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"Rooms on floor 4 (especially room 47) are more quiet than rooms on the first floor"
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"Go somewhere else"
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"Top floor is the best!"
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