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“location v noise” 4 of 5 bubbles
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Queens Hotel
Ranked #19 of 44 Hotels in Brighton
Kent
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61 reviews
34 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 62 helpful votes
“location v noise”
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 March 2013

just had one night in the Queens hotel, main reason for booking was location and price. it's right on the front, a few minutes from the pier, and surrounded by shops bars etc. we parked in regency square car park, (£10 for 24 hrs) and left it until we left brighton. we was in a room on the 4th floor but was still woken by party goers at 3am then again by the beer delivery at 6am. it's a old building so not much the hotel can do about the noise but if i stayed again i would ask for a quieter room, if that is possible given the location, ya can't have it all. the room itself was very nice, clean with a flat screen tv and free wi fi. the shower was good and powerful, no problems with temp like some other posters have mentioned, we could see the pier from our room. the breakfast was good, i didn't really like the cooked part but was happy with the cereal and toast, hub had it all and enjoyed it. would stay again in a quieter room, location was excellent and far cheaper than other seafront hotels

  • Stayed March 2013, travelled as a couple
    • 4 of 5 bubbles
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    • 5 of 5 bubbles
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    • 2 of 5 bubbles
      Sleep Quality
    • 4 of 5 bubbles
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    • 4 of 5 bubbles
      Cleanliness
    • 4 of 5 bubbles
      Service
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Sleep Quality
    3 of 5 bubbles
  • Rooms
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
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62 reviews
19 hotel reviews
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 March 2013

Was prepared to give this hotel a glowing review, but then on our second night, a huge storm hit Brighton and the noise of the wind howling and something slapping against the outside wall was enough to try one's patience. I had read that there was a noise problem, but hoped for the best.

We were given a really terrific room on the fourth floor, in that it was very spacious and overlooked the water. And the staff are really helpful, friendly, and informative. The best staff experience I've had.

But the noise gives me pause. When I woke up at 3 a.m. I noticed that from the street side of the room, you could hear people below talking and thumping music (Bobby McFerrin). It made me wonder how bad that would be if the wind weren't howling and the storm blasting. If we had a room facing inland and on a lower floor, the partying noise could be a nuisance.

Other than that, it was quite good value for the price.

  • Stayed March 2013, travelled with family
    • 5 of 5 bubbles
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    • 5 of 5 bubbles
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    • 3 of 5 bubbles
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    • 5 of 5 bubbles
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    • 5 of 5 bubbles
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    • 5 of 5 bubbles
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Manchester
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55 reviews
14 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 March 2013

We stayed at the Queens for 4 nights. The hotel was nice and our sea view was ace! Breakfast was a bit limited choice wise. You are able to leave luggage in a secure area after check out. Location to the centre was great and within walking distance.
The spa in the hotel isn't too bad -- went when there was a rainy day afternoon.

Stayed March 2013, travelled with friends
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London, United Kingdom
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54 reviews
16 hotel reviews
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 March 2013

Very old with creaky uneven floors. Make sure you get a sea view room. We had a very large room with a comfortable bed. The room needed decorating and the furniture was very tatty. I love my showers but this one was awful, no power to it and slippery underfoot. The room was clean but some public areas need attention.
Very good location for everything to see in Brighton, literally a few minutes walk from The Lanes and the Pavillion.
The food was ok, breakfast is buffet style either cooked, fruit or cereals but not much choice. If you want a fried or poached egg just ask but be prepared to wait 10-15 minutes. 2 for 1 cocktails for £7 between 5 & 9pm in the bar are worth a try.
Worth staying here for the location but don't pay the full price. The cheapest price I found was on their own website.

Room Tip: Definitely get a sea view room on the 3rd or 4th floor.
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  • Stayed March 2013, travelled as a couple
    • 3 of 5 bubbles
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    • 5 of 5 bubbles
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    • 4 of 5 bubbles
      Sleep Quality
    • 3 of 5 bubbles
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    • 3 of 5 bubbles
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    • 3 of 5 bubbles
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London, United Kingdom
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72 reviews
15 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 56 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 March 2013

This hotel will be good value in the summer but in the winter the small radiators are not good enough for the large rooms, bad nights sleep feeling the cold followed. Not enough warm water for a comforting shower either. Winter aside i would defiantly use again, it'll be good value!

  • Stayed March 2013, travelled on business
    • 3 of 5 bubbles
      Value
    • 3 of 5 bubbles
      Location
    • 3 of 5 bubbles
      Sleep Quality
    • 4 of 5 bubbles
      Rooms
    • 4 of 5 bubbles
      Cleanliness
    • 4 of 5 bubbles
      Service
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Thank havebagwilltravel42
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london
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106 reviews
31 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 102 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 March 2013

a very large traditional old building that has been internally tastefully modernised . the rooms are comfortable and bright with tea/coffee making facilities also bathrooms are clean with plenty of hot water. The breakfast is plentiful and very tasty, it is a self service buffet. style but there is everything fruits, yogurt, ceraeal, full cooked, rolls, toast juices and of course tea and coffee.
There is also a pool and a bar area . The hotel is on the front so some rooms have seaviews as does the dining room it is also just round the corner fromThe Lanes with it's bars, restaurants and shops. I've stayed here 3 times and would happily do so again if visiting Brighton.

Room Tip: if there are three people travelling the 3 bedded family room was excellent value.
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  • Stayed April 2012, travelled with friends
    • 4 of 5 bubbles
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    • 5 of 5 bubbles
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    • 4 of 5 bubbles
      Sleep Quality
    • 4 of 5 bubbles
      Rooms
    • 4 of 5 bubbles
      Cleanliness
    • 3 of 5 bubbles
      Service
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Thank stella59
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Havant
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12 reviews
6 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 March 2013

I booked this hotel via lastminute.com for just £29pp, which included breakfast. Check in was easy and staff very friendly, hotel was clean and our rooms were modern and well sized. We booked a city view room, which was on the side of the building but were luck enough to be able to see the pier from our room! Breakfast was average, service was excellent but food could have been better.

Can't really complain for the little money we paid though, excellent hotel, well recommended.

  • Stayed February 2013, travelled with friends
    • 5 of 5 bubbles
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    • 5 of 5 bubbles
      Location
    • 5 of 5 bubbles
      Sleep Quality
    • 5 of 5 bubbles
      Rooms
    • 5 of 5 bubbles
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    • 5 of 5 bubbles
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Thank Harrowes
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Additional Information about Queens Hotel

Property: Queens Hotel
Address: 1-3 Kings Road, Brighton BN1 1NS, England
Region: United Kingdom > England > East Sussex > Brighton and Hove > Brighton
Amenities:
Bar / Lounge Beach Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room Free Breakfast Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi ) Restaurant Room Service Spa Suites Swimming Pool Wheelchair access
Hotel Style:
#9 On the Beach Hotel in Brighton
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): £
Hotel Class:3 star — Queens Hotel 3*
Number of rooms: 94
Official Description (provided by the hotel):
At the Queens Hotel in Brighton, you will receive a warm welcome from our friendly and professional team, one which will ensure your stay with us will be a truly memorable experience. The Queens Hotel Brighton overlooks Brighton Beach, the famous Brighton Pier, and promenade. The area comes alive at night with various restaurants, pubs and clubs situated around the area. The hotel has a large leisure club with Pool, & Sauna as well as 20 cardiovascular & 10 resistance machine as well as a well stocked free weights area & Olympic bench. We also have an in-house spa offering a wide range of beauty treatments & the No1 Bar and Bistro for Breakfast, Afternoon Teas and Evening meals & snacks with our Bar open till 1am Sunday - Thursday, & Late on Friday and Saturdays. We also have 14 fully serviced apartments that are an ideal option for your Brighton getaway ! ... more   less 
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