Smart Sea View Brighton Hostel

9-12 St Catherines Terrace, Brighton, United Kingdom, BN3 2RZ  show map
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Smart Sea View Brighton Hostel

 Free Wi-Fi

Free Wi-Fi in rooms

 Parking

Paid parking

 24-hour

24-hour reception

 Sports activities

Billiards/Pool tables

 No Smoking

Non-smoking rooms

 Child-friendly

Game room

 Pets

No pets allowed

 Air conditioning

Overview

The affordable Smart Sea View Brighton Hostel is a great place in a beach area of Brighton.

The location is close to Brighton Pier, Victoria Gardens and Royal Pavilion. Guests will enjoy dishes of lebanese cuisine served in Lazy bones, which is about 400 meters away.

London Gatwick airport is at a distance of 40 km.

Rooms

Most of rooms have a spectacular view over the garden. The basic rooms come with a parquet floor. Some hostel rooms offer shared bathrooms equipped with hairdryers, free toiletries and towels.

Eat & Drink

The hotel Smart Sea View Brighton provides visitors with a free continental breakfast.  A full english breakfast is served and charges are applicable. 

Services

Guests will benefit from 24-hour reception, laundry and ironing along with currency exchange, a luggage storage, a safe deposit box, parking and a designated smoking area.

Internet

Wireless internet is available in the entire hostel for free.

Guest Parking

No parking available.

Number of rooms:   235.

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Facilities

General

  • Free Wi-Fi
  • Paid parking
  • 24-hour check-in
  • 24-hour reception
  • Non-smoking rooms
  • Safe deposit box
  • No pets allowed
  • Vending machines
  • Gift/Newsstand
  • Currency exchange
  • ATM/Cash machine
  • Luggage storage

Sports & Fitness

  • Billiards/Pool tables

Services

  • Housekeeping
  • Self-service laundry

Dining facilities

  • Bed and breakfast
  • Cafe

Meeting facilities

  • Fax/Photocopying

Children's facilities

  • Game room
  • Board games

Leisure facilities

  • Leisure/TV room

Room view

  • Sea view
  • Garden view
  • City view

Room facilities

  • Free Wi-Fi in rooms
  • Air conditioning
  • Central heating
  • Paid in-room safe
  • Tea and coffee facilities
  • Bottled water
  • Dressing area
  • Wardrobe
  • Ironing facilities

Bathroom

  • Bath/Shower
  • Room toiletries
  • Hair dryer on request

Kitchen facilities

  • Shared kitchen

Media

  • Flat-screen TV
  • Cable/Satellite television

Room decor

  • Parquet floor

Policies

Check-in

  • from  2 pm

Check-out

  • until  10 am

Pets

  • Pets are not allowed.

How to reach hostel

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Hostel Address:

9-12 St Catherines Terrace, Brighton, United Kingdom, BN3 2RZ

Get directions
City Center
  • Brighton
    2.8 km
Airports
Train Stations
  • Brighton railway station
    2.5 km
Underground stations
  • West Croydon
    61.8 km
  • Norwood Junction
    64.0 km
  • Bus stop
    300 m
Restaurants
  • Lazy bones
    380 m
  • maz maz (cuisine: Lebanese)
    680 m
Hostel information
  • Check-in:
    from  2 pm
  • Check-out:
    until  10 am
  • Number of rooms:
    235

Rooms and availability

Smart Sea View Brighton photos Room
Triple Room
Bed type: Sleeping arrangements for 3 persons
Size: 20 m²
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    How to reach hostel

    hostel Smart Sea View Brighton Hostel Brighton location
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    Hostel Address:

    9-12 St Catherines Terrace, Brighton, United Kingdom, BN3 2RZ

    Get directions
    City Center
    • Brighton
      2.8 km
    Airports
    Train Stations
    • Brighton railway station
      2.5 km
    Underground stations
    • West Croydon
      61.8 km
    • Norwood Junction
      64.0 km
    • Bus stop
      300 m
    Restaurants
    • Lazy bones
      380 m
    • maz maz (cuisine: Lebanese)
      680 m
    Hostel information
    • Check-in:
      from  2 pm
    • Check-out:
      until  10 am
    • Number of rooms:
      235

    Smart Sea View Brighton Location

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    What's nearby

    Tourist attractions

    • West Pier - 1.7 km

    Popular areas

    Places of interest

    • Embassy Court - 1.3 km
    • Norfolk Square - 1.4 km
    • Brighton & Hove Chinese Society - 1.6 km
    • The church of St Michael and All Angels - 1.7 km

    Amusement

    • King's Road Playground - 1.5 km
    • Castle Snooker Club - 1.7 km

    Monuments and Landmarks

    • Sussex County Cricket Ground - 900 m

    Museums

    • Hove Park - 1.5 km

    Parks

    • St Ann's Wells gardens - 1.4 km
    • Dyke Road Park and Cafe - 1.9 km

    Business areas

    • Churchill Square Shopping Centre - 1.7 km

    Local attractions

    • West Pier - 1.8 km
      Kings Road, Brighton
    • Artists' Quarter - 2.1 km
      Kings Road Arches, Brighton
    • North Laine - 2.4 km
      Between Church Street and Trafalgar Street, Brighton
    • Booth Museum of Natural History - 2.0 km
      194 Dyke Road, Brighton
    • The Lanes - 2.2 km
      Boundary at East Street, West Street, North Street and Kings Road, Brighton

    Near the hostel

    • St. Ann's Well Gardens and Cafe - 1.3 km
      Somerhill Rd, Brighton

      Restaurants nearby

      • Lazy bones - 380 m

        Address: George street

        87% likes this, based on 31 reviews

      • The Stoneham Pub - 1.0 km

        Address: Portland Road

        58% likes this, based on 64 reviews

      • maz maz - 680 m

        Address: 67 blatchington road

        71% likes this, based on 16 reviews
        Cuisine: Lebanese

      Hostel information
      • Check-in:
        from  2 pm
      • Check-out:
        until  10 am
      • Number of rooms:
        235
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      Smart Sea View Brighton Reviews

      Guest reviews are submitted by our customers after their stay at Smart Sea View Brighton

      Average guest rating

      6.2out of 10
      Good
      Based on 196 reviews

      Rating by category:

      Location
      1.0
      Rooms
      1.0
      Service
      1.0
      Value
      1.0
      Dining
      1.0

      Guest reviews

      • Caroline
        January  2016
        1.0

        This place is dirty, ruff and very run down, staff are rude and I would not leave my dogs there for the night, be warned do not book here.

        None.

        There are many nice hotels that ate not expensive this is not one of them, I would not advise anyone to book here, it's not suitable for anyone, it's used for the council for the homeless in the hostel part, be carefull.

      • Group of friends
        6.6

        Price would have been right if not for the issues Beds where comfy to sleep on Good location across from the beach

        Breakfast was not continental, it was toast Looked like the bed frames had not been cleaned Returned to the room and found someone in my bed and had to split from the group to sleep in another room Was not told about a £40 deposit required until arrival

      • Group of friends
        3.8

        It was located just in front of the beach

        Cleanness was very poor and the staff useless and not friendly at all

      • Group of friends
        5.8

        Very large spacious rooms

        No air con - can imagine it getting uncomfortable on a very hot day. Distance from Brighton town centre quite far... about a 15-20 minute walk.

      • Group of friends
        7.0

        Good value for money, clean rooms, new clean bathroom, hot shower, comfortable bed

        They tried to charge us 5% for using a debit card, even through I had called the previous day to confirm that using a debit card wouldn't incur a charge, I had to argue and they let me off. Then I had to pay £10 deposit for each room which I wasn't made aware of. My room had a very bright lit up smart sea view hotel sign right outside the window and the very thin vertical blinds were useless, so my room was far from dark making it hard to sleep. Breakfast was very basic, just White bread and a toaster, cornflakes and tea or coffee, horrible orange squash! You have to make it all yourself, although you can have as much as you like.

      • Family with children
        7.4

        We had book two twin rooms for 2 nights but there was some problem and we didn´t get it for the first night. However we got another room with very cheap price and it was all right. The twin room were good because they had just made some reconstruction. The location on the seaside was good though the hotel is rather far away from Brighton railwaystation.

      • Single
        9.2

        It was all that was advertised, staff were lovely.

        Nothing except two disputes with people around door area late at night caused people to be kept awake.Not the staff's fault but it seemed like 2 arguement starters deliberately chose a quiet spot to act up & it wd have been great if they were moved on quicker by being threatened with a phonecall to the police for breaking the peace as the 2nd incident went on for half an hour.

      • Couple
        5.4

        It was really clean and fresh

        Far location, breakfast is just nothing - cheapest cornflakes and white bread with jam, no chairs in the room, receptionist was nice but unprofessional. It's good only for one night if you need something cheap and clean.

      • Group of friends
        4.4

        The fact that when we arrived, there was a argument going on with a guest and staff did not bode well. There was a distinct lack of customer service!

        The room smelt of paint and it was very noisy

      • Couple
        5.8

        What I liked best was its' location.

        There was renovations going on that were not mentioned. there was wet paint on most doors which had to be opened by pulling on masking tape. There was blankets under doors and in hallways to catch paint which i felt were hazardous. My room smelt of paint. The curtains were falling off the rails, which let in lots of light. No shower connected and when I ran the bath dirt and grit came out along with the water.....

      • Couple
        5.4

        It was clean and cheap.

        We stayed in the double bedroom. The bed was very uncomfortable. I could not even sleep. The bathroom did not have a shower. Also there was no bucket or mug. The closet did not have any slab. Overall I would suggest people to spend £10 more and stay somewhere else rather than staying here.

      • Couple
        7.0

        Stayed in a double room which was clean and comfortable.

        The laundry facilitys, and the kitchen as stated on the website were non- existant. The breakfast was dissapointing, I choice of cereal and toast. We stayed in room 4 which is right at the front, the blinds were sheer and let in all light from outside including the hotels neon sign right next to the window. Very hard to sleep.

      • Group of friends
        7.4

        i thought the breakfast was a let down

      • Older travelers
        9.2

        The price reflected the amenities. The beds were very comfortable in this no frills bed and breakfast and the staff were very pleasent and helpful. Ideal for back packers and low manintence guests. My friends and I would stay again.

        A sponge type mat like they have abroad would have been nice in the shower room as it was very slippery.

      • Single
        7.0

        Easy to find, staff helpfull, rooms were clean

        No credit card facility had to find a cash machine to pay cash, locks on doors were not very good, shower was cold, and it was a little bit out of town, which meant walking was not too far, but to go home and get changed meant it was a long way to walk back and then go out again

      How to reach hostel

      hostel Smart Sea View Brighton Hostel Brighton location
      Show big map »

      Hostel Address:

      9-12 St Catherines Terrace, Brighton, United Kingdom, BN3 2RZ

      Get directions
      City Center
      • Brighton
        2.8 km
      Airports
      Train Stations
      • Brighton railway station
        2.5 km
      Underground stations
      • West Croydon
        61.8 km
      • Norwood Junction
        64.0 km
      • Bus stop
        300 m
      Restaurants
      • Lazy bones
        380 m
      • maz maz (cuisine: Lebanese)
        680 m
      Hostel information
      • Check-in:
        from  2 pm
      • Check-out:
        until  10 am
      • Number of rooms:
        235