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Starlings Guest House

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Certificate of Excellence
Hello and welcome to Starlings Guest House, previously known as Coward's Guest House. At Starlings we offer guests a comfortable and friendly atmosphere in a central, yet quiet location. Our cosy Regency townhouse, built over 200 years ago, retains all the charm and elegance of the period and is a perfect base from which to explore the exciting and unique city of Brighton, whether you are here for business or pleasure. Our six bedrooms are all individually furnished with your comfort in mind; we aim to create a 'home from home' experience and to ensure that your stay with us is extra special. We live at the property - it s our home too - which means that we are here to make sure you have everything you need for a perfect stay. We very much look forward to seeing you soon! Melina & Julie
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Property amenities
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Breakfast included
Breakfast Available
Non-Smoking Hotel
Public Wifi
Room features
Non-Smoking Rooms
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Hidden Gem


Full view
100Great for walkers
Grade: 100 out of 100
104Restaurantswithin 0.3 miles
28Attractionswithin 0.3 miles
22Room tips
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We stayed at Starlings for 1 night for a night out in Brighton. It was perfect for what we needed....comfy, quiet, great room, great en-suite and close to where we were going in the evening. Julie and Melina were also very lovely. Breakfast was faultless. Thanks...Katie & Rudi 😁
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Location was fantastic as was the room,food and hospitality. Really pleasurable stay, lovely and clean. Such nice ladies so helpful. Rooms including beds very comfortable and housekeeping included. Absolutely nothing negative to say, would definitely recommend this lovely clean
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I stayed at the guest house for four nights during a conference. The place has a very nice atmosphere. The room was clean and cozy, the bed was comfortable, and I always felt like I was "coming home" after a busy day out. The owners Melina and Julie are really friendly! They
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Visited Starlings Guest House with my partner for 3 nights and had a wonderful stay. We have previously stayed here when it was Cowards Guest House and received such great hospitality, that we were delighted that they could accommodate us this year. The owners Julie and Melina
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I was looking for somewhere to stay in Brighton after dropping my son off at University and after looking at many hotels online I decided on giving Starlings Guest House a try. Situated in the bohemian area of Kemptown it is not far from the seafront and the pier and offers a
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Room 2 at the front of the building on the first floor has high ceilings and a lovely bay window
You can definitely stay for one night only, as that's what we did. Don't know current price.
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Purchase permits from the hotel and you can then park on the street outside (or surrounding roads, check which ones with hotel), spaces can be limited at times. Permits are a cheaper option, rather then feeding the meters with money. There is some cheaper daily parking available in Brighton, but it is quite a walk away from this hotel.
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Is there parking.
There is on street parking on the street of the Guesthouse and indeed on roads around it. The Guesthouse will sell you a permit (around £10.00 per day), but that is still cheaper than parking in a car park, or constantly topping up a parking meter.
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"Rooms have different configurations and en suite facilities, check images and descriptions to find what best suits your needs."
"Room 2, large and airy, fully en-suite."
"probably the front room as it has views"
"There is no lift. If you are less mobile you may need to ask for a first floor room?"
"check the location of your room as there is no lift (though there are only 6 rooms in total (3 levels))"
US$79 - US$161 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Coward's Guest House
United KingdomEnglandBrighton and HoveBrighton
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