Britannia Royal Albion Hotel - Brighton  3 stars

35 Old Steine, Brighton, United Kingdom, BN1 1NT  show mapSave
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 Internet

Wi-Fi in rooms

Free Wi-Fi in public areas

 Parking

Paid parking

 24-Hour

24-hour reception

 Check-in/Check-out

Express check-in/-out

 Fitness/Gym

Fitness center

 Spa and relaxation

Jacuzzi

 Food/Drinks

Restaurant

Bar/Lounge

 Meeting facilities

Meeting room

Overview

The comfortable Royal Albion offers individually designed rooms with stunning views over English Channel. The hotel opened in 1826 and since then remains an example of regency architecture in Brighton.

Major Brighton sights, such as Preston Park, Naturist Beach and Hove Lagoon are located nearby. A 5-minute walk will take you to Brighton Museum & Art Gallery, Brighton Dome and Royal Pavilion.

The vicinity of a valley and parks as well as quick access to restaurants and bars set the hotel apart.

15 minutes' walk to Brighton railway train station. Due to the hotel's fabulous location, it will only take you a 40-minute drive to get to London Gatwick airport.

Rooms

This property counts 185 guestrooms featuring Superior Quadruple Room, Standard Family Room and Standard Quadruple Room. They are fitted with a shower, a hairdryer and a bathtub in the en-suite bathrooms.

Eat

Breakfast is served in the breakfast room each morning. The a la carte restaurant provides light meals. Tea can be savored in the coffee bar.

Services

Guests are welcome to use free parking, currency exchange and a safe deposit box for general purposes and a photocopier, an internet terminal and a business center for business needs.

Relax

Leisure facilities feature concerts, a nightclub and a cocktail lounge.

Internet

Wireless internet is available in public areas for free.

Guest Parking

No parking available.

Year renovated   2009.  Number of rooms   198.

City Center Brighton - 400 ft
Airports London Gatwick (LGW) - 23.2 mi, London Heathrow (LHR) - 47.1 mi
Train Stations Brighton railway station - 3700 ft
Bus stop - 400 ft
Restaurants Terre a Terre - 500 ft, Warung Tujuh (cuisine: Indonesian) - 300 ft
Beaches Brighton Beach - 500 ft
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Facilities

General
  • Free Wi-Fi in public areas
  • Paid parking
  • Express check-in/-out
  • 24-hour reception
  • Non-smoking rooms
  • Air conditioning in public areas
  • 24-hour security
  • Free safe at reception
  • Smoke detectors
  • No pets allowed
  • Lobby
  • Gift/Newsstand
  • Currency exchange
  • ATM/Cash machine
  • Luggage storage
  • Elevator
  • Rooms/Facilities for disabled
Services
  • 24-hour room service
  • Bell staff/Porter
  • Dry cleaning
  • Laundry
  • Wedding services
  • Newspaper service
  • Wake up service
Dining facilities
  • Paid breakfast
  • Restaurant buffet
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Coffee/Tea in lobby
Meeting facilities
  • Business center
  • Conference room
  • Meeting/Banquet facilities
  • Fax/Photocopying
Children's facilities
  • Cribs available
Leisure facilities
  • Fitness center
  • Jacuzzi
Room view
  • Sea view
Room facilities
  • Wi-Fi in rooms
  • Air conditioning
  • Central heating
  • Paid in-room safe
  • Mini-Bar
  • Tea and coffee facilities
  • Dressing area
  • Rollaway/Extra bed
  • Wardrobe
  • Ironing facilities
  • In-room desk
Bathroom
  • Private bathroom
  • Bath/Shower
  • Room toiletries
  • Hair dryer
Media
  • Cable/Satellite television
  • Direct dial telephone
  • Radio
  • AM/FM alarm clock

Policies

Check-In

from  2 pm

Check-Out

until  10.30 am

Children and extra beds
  • Maximum capacity of extra beds in a room is 1. 
  • Maximum capacity of cribs in a room is 1. 

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Standard Twin Room
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Bed type: 2 Single beds or Double Bed or Double or Twin beds
Size: 195 sq. feet
View: Sea view

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    Bed type: Triple
    Size: 110 sq. feet

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      Bed type: Quad
      Size: 195 sq. feet
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        Standard Family Room
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        Bed type: 1 Double bed and 2 Single beds or Double Bed or 1 Single bed

        FAMILY ROOM STANDARD

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          Superior Double Room
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          Bed type: Double Bed or 2 Single beds or Double or Twin beds
          Size: 175 sq. feet
          View: Sea view
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            Superior Quadruple Room
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            Bed type: Quad
            Size: 140 sq. feet
            View: Sea view
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              Executive Double Room
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              Bed type: Double or Twin beds or 2 Single beds
              View: Sea view
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                Britannia Royal Albion Hotel LocationWhat's nearby

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                What's nearby

                Tourist attractions
                • South Downs Way
                  400 ft
                • The Royal Pavilion
                  1400 ft
                • Brighton Pier
                  1400 ft
                • Two Kats and a Cow Gallery
                  1400 ft
                • Ink D
                  1700 ft
                Popular areas
                • City Center
                  400 ft
                Places of interest
                • Volks Railway
                  400 ft
                • Quadrophenia Alleyway
                  400 ft
                • Brighton Sea Life Centre
                  700 ft
                • Royal Pavilion Shop
                  700 ft
                • The Chapel Royal
                  1000 ft
                Sport related
                • Brighton Racecourse
                  400 ft
                Amusement
                • Noble Amusements
                  400 ft
                • 700 ft
                • O W Smith & Son
                  1400 ft
                • Family Leisure
                  1700 ft
                • 1700 ft
                • Nobles Amusements
                  1700 ft
                Museums
                • Brighton Museum & Art Gallery
                  700 ft
                • Brighton Fishing Museum
                  1000 ft
                • Brighton musuem and art gallery
                  1400 ft
                Parks
                • Pavilion Gardens
                  1000 ft
                Theaters
                • Joogleberry Playhouse
                  400 ft
                • Brighton Rock
                  1000 ft
                • Komedia Theatre
                  1400 ft
                • Theatre Royal (Brighton) Ltd
                  1400 ft
                • Brighton Dome
                  1700 ft

                Local Attractions

                • St. Ann's Well Gardens and Cafe
                  1.1 mi
                  Somerhill Rd, Brighton
                • Preston Park
                  1.2 mi
                  London Road, Brighton
                • Booth Museum of Natural History
                  1.4 mi
                  194 Dyke Road, Brighton
                • Hove Lagoon
                  1.6 mi
                  Hove Lagoon, Brighton
                • Naturist Beach
                  1.7 mi
                  Black Rock, Brighton

                Near the hotel

                • Brighton Pier
                  400 ft
                  Madeira Drive, Brighton
                • Brighton Beach
                  500 ft
                  BrightonEngland
                • Royal Pavilion
                  1100 ft
                  Pavilion Gardens, Brighton
                • Brighton Wheel
                  800 ft
                  Madeira Drive, Brighton
                • Fishing Museum
                  1000 ft
                  201 Kings Road Arches, Brighton
                • The Penny Arcade Museum
                  1100 ft
                  The Sea Front, Brighton
                • Kemp Town
                  1200 ft
                  East of Brighton Pier to Brighton Marina, Brighton

                Restaurants Nearby

                • Terre a Terre

                  75% likes this, based on 708 reviews
                  Price Range: USD 41 - USD 58

                  500 ft
                  71 East Street

                  Phone: 012-73-729-051

                • Warung Tujuh

                  83% likes this, based on 273 reviews
                  Cuisine: Indonesian

                  300 ft
                  7 Pool Valley

                  Phone: 01273 720784

                • Day's Oriental Buffet

                  60% likes this, based on 361 reviews
                  Cuisine: Chinese

                  400 ft
                  75 - 79 East Street

                  Phone: 44 (0)1273 748888

                • AguaDulce

                  78% likes this, based on 485 reviews
                  Cuisine: Spanish

                  500 ft
                  10-11 Kings Road

                  Phone: 01273 328 672

                • Harry Ramsdens Brighton

                  68% likes this, based on 15 reviews
                  Cuisine: English

                  300 ft
                  1-4 Marine Parade

                Britannia Royal Albion Hotel Reviews

                Guest reviews are submitted by our customers after their stay at Britannia Royal Albion Hotel

                Individual guest reviews

                • Couple

                  Clean bedding and firm mattress. Excellent buffet breakfast. Super location in Brighton - opposite pier and near shops.

                  Luke warm water for bath, and no bubble bath supplied. Fixtures and fittings in bathroom aged, considering I booked Superior double room.

                  • Average rating
                    7.4
                • Single

                  Location

                  The first time ever in my life including BB, budget hotels or 5 stars, toilet paper was not placed on holder during two-night stay. They were on the basin unit.

                  • Average rating
                    5.4
                • Older travelers

                  Proximity to work

                  I stayed in a room with very little ventilation, Pigeon feathers and dust coming in to the room and dubious deposits in the jaccuzzi!

                  • Average rating
                    5.0
                • Older travelers

                  Nice oldworld feel, they should retain the heritage aspect & not modernize it into anonymity. Location couldn't be better.

                  Computer system failed with a full house, we all waited 4 hours to be checked in. Management was nowere to be seen, left the young frontline staff to handle the crisis. Surely not difficult to back up a system daily, & use a laptop if the system goes down? Poor IT management inconveniencing guests & making them lose precious time - not good enough!

                  • Average rating
                    7.4
                • Single

                  the location is perfect, right opposite the Pier and close to town, the room was upgraded to a Jaccuzzi room at no extra charge, my bags were allowed to be kept locked away most of the next day after I had checked out, staff are excellent, dining room is nice and bright and so is lounge, I would deff stay here again and book through Booked.net as room rates are the best!

                  maybe the layout of the hotels upper floors is abit confusing but just a small concern.

                  • Average rating
                    10.0
                • Older travelers

                  Didn't like anything

                  I didn't like that I was given a room without a window and the breakfast room was like a school canteen. It overflowed into the lounge area and nothing was cleared away. I had to clear the table before I could put my breakfast on the table.

                  • Average rating
                    4.2
                • Group of friends

                  The room we had was a good size and the shower in the bathroom was good.

                  The breakfast was not good. Reheated items and the coffee was undrinkable.

                  • Average rating
                    6.2
                • Couple

                  good location

                  very poor quality of the room for a 4 star hotel, wall paper comming loose, windows don't seal so very noisy and a dead pigeon in front of the window...

                  • Average rating
                    5.0
                • Group of friends

                  i always stay at the albion but out of 6 times the lift has been ou of order realy spoilt my last stay as was with elderly mother.

                  • Average rating
                    6.2
                • Couple

                  the location of this hotel is superb....and the last twice ive stayed we got a jacuzzi bath...

                  this hotel is a bit of a gamble...sometimes you get a good room sometimes you get a bad room but for the price its worth the gamble...

                  • Average rating
                    5.8
                • Older travelers

                  Everything was of a high standard for the price and bed was comfortable

                  The noise from aptly named 'revenge' nightclub...can't be good for business?

                  • Average rating
                    7.0
                • Couple

                  The location was perfect, really close to the Pier and looked great from the outside.Breakfast was pretty good.

                  I paid for a deluxe room which are supposed to be sea facing, it didn't have a sea view and it was tiny! The bed was also tiny and extremely squeaky! And it was boiling in the room - couldn't open the window any wider but based on the fact that it was only May, maybe very uncomfortable during the summer.

                  • Average rating
                    5.4
                • Family with children

                  Room was great. Enjoyed the position - 353. Would definately stay there again.

                  The people waking me up at 4.00am after I asked for a 'quiet' room!

                  • Average rating
                    9.2
                • Older travelers

                  The room was clean and very comfortable, it had a great view of Brighton seafront

                  Not enough tv coveridge,as there were only 6 channels to choose from and not enough tea and coffees provided

                  • Average rating
                    10.0
                • Older travelers

                  When the room given to us was very hot the problem was soon solved as we were given another room straight away. The hotel was well placed for the conference centre, beach and town centre. The staff were freindly and helpful, worked very hard.

                  The hotel seemed a little sad as it was probably a very beutiful hotel which is now a little run down.There was not enough dietary information about the food served for breakfast.There was very little i could eat for breakfast as i have a dairy free diet + vegetarian. i asked if there was milk in the scrambled eggs and was told not on Monday, Weds. Friday.

                  • Average rating
                    6.2
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