Brighton Old Ship Hotel

ex. Barcelo Brighton Old Ship Hotel

Kings Road, Brighton, United Kingdom, BN1 1NR  show map
 4 stars
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Brighton Old Ship Hotel

 Free Wi-Fi

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

 Sports activities

Billiards/Pool tables

 Breakfast

In-room breakfast

 Food/Drinks

Restaurant

Bar/Lounge

Overview

Barcelo Brighton Old Ship Hotel is known as the most historic hotel in Brighton, which besides its favorable location and noble facade, offers contemporary facilities and charming views of the sea.

The property features 154 light and spacious guest rooms that are remarkable for their modern amenities and welcome tray with refreshments for all newcomers.

The on-site dining options include Location 3 restaurant, serving main courses and a bar, where you can enjoy a drink in calm surroundings.

The hotel has also got a wine cellar housing bottles from time immemorial, so you will always have an opportunity to sip a glass of wine, enjoying the sunset.

Number of rooms:   154.

Rooms

The guest rooms try to retain the hotel's sense of tradition and charm, and at the same time introduces modern details in their interior.

The following up-to-date amenities come as standard in every room: wireless Internet access, hair dryer, private bathroom with bathrobes and slippers and many more.

Moreover all Premium rooms offer stunning views of the sea and promenade.

Dining options

Location 3 is a well-known eatery among tourists and local dwellers, serving modern continental dishes in an informal setting with fantastic views of the promenade.

The bar is always ready to pamper your palates with light snacks and drinks from 10am to 10pm.

You can always choose one of the restaurants in the neighborhood if you want to feel the authentic atmosphere of Brighton.

Services

The 11 meeting rooms of the hotel can accommodate up to 300 guests and feature all the necessary equipment for a successful gathering.

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Facilities

General

  • Free Wi-Fi in public areas
  • Paid parking
  • 24-hour check-in
  • 24-hour reception
  • Non-smoking rooms
  • Children are welcome
  • Paid safe at reception
  • Pets allowed (limited amount or weight)
  • Lobby
  • Souvenir shop
  • Coffee shop
  • Currency exchange
  • Luggage storage
  • Elevator
  • Rooms/Facilities for disabled

Guest Parking

  • private parking is possible on site at GBP 25 per day.

Sports & Fitness

  • Billiards/Pool tables
  • Fitness center

Services

  • Paid valet parking
  • 24-hour room service
  • Bell staff/Porter
  • Dry cleaning
  • Laundry
  • Wedding services
  • Welcome drink
  • Medical facilities service
  • Shops/Commercial services
  • Pet amenities available
  • Newspaper service
  • Tours/Ticket assistance

Dining facilities

  • Paid breakfast
  • In-room breakfast
  • A la carte restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Coffee/Tea in lobby

Meeting facilities

  • Business center
  • Meeting room
  • Meeting/Banquet facilities
  • Fax/Photocopying

Children's facilities

  • Cribs available
  • Babysitting/Child services
  • Children's menu

Leisure facilities

  • Indoor heated swimming pool
  • Leisure/TV room

Room view

  • Sea view

Room facilities

  • Free Wi-Fi in rooms
  • Central heating
  • Tea and coffee facilities
  • Bottled water
  • Dressing area
  • Terrace
  • Rollaway/Extra bed
  • Wardrobe
  • Ironing facilities
  • In-room desk

Bathroom

  • Private bathroom
  • Bath/Shower
  • Room toiletries
  • Hair dryer

Media

  • Paid movies/Video
  • Flat-screen TV
  • Cable/Satellite television
  • Direct dial telephone
  • Radio

Room decor

  • Carpeted floor

Policies

Check-In

  • from  2 pm

Check-Out

  • until  12 pm

Children and extra beds

  • There are no extra beds provided in a room. 

How to reach hotel

hotel Brighton Old Ship Hotel Brighton location
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Hotel Address:

Kings Road, Brighton, United Kingdom, BN1 1NR

Get directions
City Center
  • Brighton
    500 m
Airports
Train Stations
  • Brighton railway station
    1.0km
  • Bus stop
    100 m
Restaurants
  • Jamie Oliver's Italian (cuisine: Italian)
    90 m
  • Hotel Du Vin & Bistro (cuisine: European)
    40 m
Beaches
  • Brighton Beach
    480 m
Hotel information
  • Check-In:
    from  2 pm
  • Check-Out:
    until  12 pm
  • Number of rooms:
    154

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Rooms and availability

The guest rooms try to retain the hotel's sense of tradition and charm, and at the same time introduces modern details in their interior.

The following up-to-date amenities come as standard in every room: wireless Internet access, hair dryer, private bathroom with bathrobes and slippers and many more.

Moreover all Premium rooms offer stunning views of the sea and promenade.

Brighton Old Ship Hotel Guest Double
Guest Double
Bed type: 2 Single beds or Double Bed or King Size bed
Size: 15m2
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  • Shower
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Retaining the charm and character of the hotel, the guest double room is traditional in style with modern furnishing. Decorated in vibrant colours to reflect the nautical location, the room is light and airy and include complimentary refreshment tray.

Room facilities
    Brighton Old Ship Hotel Premium Double Room  Premium Room - Sea ViewBrighton Old Ship Hotel Premium Double Room  Photo album
    Premium Double Room
    Bed type: Double Bed
    Size: 12m2
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    • Free Wi-Fi
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    Spacious room with seating area and superb views overlooking the sea and promenade.

    Room facilities
      Brighton Old Ship Hotel Suite
      Suite
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      Luxurious Suite offers spectacular views overlooking the sea and promenade. Bathed in cream and complemented by modern furnishings, the room is light and airy, with separate lounge area and dining table.

      Brighton Old Ship Hotel Guest Twin Guest Double
      Guest Twin
      Bed type: 2 Single beds or Double Bed or King Size bed
      Size: 15m2
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      • Free Wi-Fi
      • Shower
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      Retaining the charm and character of the hotel, the guest twin room is traditional in style with modern furnishing. Decorated in vibrant colours to reflect the nautical location, the room is light and airy and include complimentary refreshment tray.

      Room facilities
        Brighton Old Ship Hotel Guest Single Guest Double
        Guest Single
        Bed type: 2 Single beds or Double Bed or King Size bed
        Size: 15m2
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        • Free Wi-Fi
        • Shower
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        Retaining the charm and character of the hotel, the guest single room is traditional in style with modern furnishing. Decorated in vibrant colours to reflect the nautical location, the room is light and airy and include complimentary refreshment tray.

        Room facilities
          Brighton Old Ship Hotel Premium Single Guest Single
          Premium Single
          Bed type: 1 Single bed or Double Bed
          Size: 21m2
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          • Free Wi-Fi
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          Room with glorious views overlooking the sea and promenade. Using vibrant colours which reflect the nautical location, the room is modern in design yet sympathetic to the historical architecture. The room is light and airy and includes a complimentary refreshment tray, iron, ironing board, hair dryer, bathrobes and slippers.

          Room facilities

            How to reach hotel

            hotel Brighton Old Ship Hotel Brighton location
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            Hotel Address:

            Kings Road, Brighton, United Kingdom, BN1 1NR

            Get directions
            City Center
            • Brighton
              500 m
            Airports
            Train Stations
            • Brighton railway station
              1.0km
            • Bus stop
              100 m
            Restaurants
            • Jamie Oliver's Italian (cuisine: Italian)
              90 m
            • Hotel Du Vin & Bistro (cuisine: European)
              40 m
            Beaches
            • Brighton Beach
              480 m
            Hotel information
            • Check-In:
              from  2 pm
            • Check-Out:
              until  12 pm
            • Number of rooms:
              154

            Hotel Awards

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            Brighton Old Ship Hotel Location

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            What's nearby

            What's nearby.

            Staying at Barcelo Brighton Old Ship Hotel be sure to visit the Lanes with the boutiques and shops round the corner from the hotel.

            Brighton Pier, offering a wide variety of water sports, such as windsurfing, sailing and canoing, is 11km away.

            Tourist attractions

            • Two Kats and a Cow Gallery - 100 m
            • The Royal Pavilion - 300 m
            • South Downs Way - 300 m
            • Brighton Pier - 300 m
            • Brighton Festival of Open Houses - 300 m
            • Victoria Gardens - 400 m

            Popular areas

            • West Street, Brighton - 200 m

            Places of interest

            • The Lanes - 200 m
            • Quadrophenia Alleyway - 200 m
            • The Grand - Spa by the Sea - 300 m
            • The Chapel Royal - 300 m
            • Royal Pavilion Shop - 300 m
            • Volks Railway - 400 m

            Convention centers

            • The Brighton Centre - 200 m

            Sport related

            • Brighton Racecourse - 300 m

            Amusement

            • O W Smith & Son - 100 m
            • horror hotel - 100 m
            • Regency Pool Club - 200 m
            • Family Leisure - 200 m
            • Regency Leisure - 200 m
            • Odeon Cinema - 200 m
            • Nobles Amusements - 300 m

            Museums

            • Brighton Fishing Museum - 100 m
            • Brighton Museum & Art Gallery - 200 m
            • Brighton musuem and art gallery - 400 m

            Parks

            • Pavilion Gardens - 300 m

            Theaters

            • Brighton Rock - 100 m
            • Komedia Theatre - 400 m
            • Brighton Dome - 400 m
            • Joogleberry Playhouse - 400 m

            Local Attractions

            • St. Ann's Well Gardens and Cafe - 1.6km
              Somerhill Rd, Brighton
            • Booth Museum of Natural History - 2.0km
              194 Dyke Road, Brighton
            • Naturist Beach - 3.1km
              Black Rock, Brighton
            • Preston Park - 1.9km
              London Road, Brighton
            • Hove Lagoon - 2.6km
              Hove Lagoon, Brighton

            Near the hotelNear the hotel

            • The Penny Arcade Museum - 40 m
              The Sea Front, Brighton
            • The Lanes - 270 m
              Boundary at East Street, West Street, North Street and Kings Road, Brighton
            • Kemp Town - 230 m
              East of Brighton Pier to Brighton Marina, Brighton
            • Artists' Quarter - 300 m
              Kings Road Arches, Brighton
            • Fishing Museum - 70 m
              201 Kings Road Arches, Brighton
            • Royal Pavilion - 360 m
              Pavilion Gardens, Brighton
            • Brighton Pier - 400 m
              Madeira Drive, Brighton

            Restaurants Nearby

            • Jamie Oliver's Italian - 90 m

              Address: 11 Black Lion Street
              Phone: 01273 915 480

              51% likes this, based on 804 reviews
              Cuisine: Italian
              Price Range: CAD 32 - CAD 52

            • Food for Friends - 120 m

              Address: 17-18 Prince Albert Street, The Lanes
              Phone: +44 (0)1273 202310

              78% likes this, based on 609 reviews
              Cuisine: Vegan, Vegetarian
              Price Range: CAD 23 - CAD 43

            • Black Lion - 50 m

              Address: 14 Black Lion Street
              Phone: +44 1273 711884

              63% likes this, based on 78 reviews
              Cuisine: Continental

            • Hotel Du Vin & Bistro - 40 m

              Address: 2-6 Ship Street
              Phone: 01273 718588

              62% likes this, based on 292 reviews
              Cuisine: European
              Price Range: CAD 76 - CAD 96

            • Seven Bees Cafe - 40 m

              Address: 7B Ship Street Gardens
              Phone: 01273 205477

              74% likes this, based on 56 reviews
              Cuisine: Café
              Price Range: CAD 6 - CAD 16

            Getting around.

            On-site car parking is at the total disposal of guests, who arrive to the hotel by car.

            Hotel information
            • Check-In:
              from  2 pm
            • Check-Out:
              until  12 pm
            • Number of rooms:
              154

            Hotel Awards

            UKHOTEL AWARDSRecommendedBrightonBrighton Old Ship Hotel

            According to guest reviews, the hotel has been rated as
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            Brighton Old Ship Hotel Reviews

            Guest reviews are submitted by our customers after their stay at Brighton Old Ship Hotel

            Average guest rating

            7.2out of 10
            Very good
            Based on 565 reviews

            Rating by category:

            Location
            7.0
            Value
            8.8
            Dining
            9.0
            Service
            10.0

            Individual guest reviews

            • Older travelers
              7.4

              location was excellent breakfast was good with a large selection and staff were pleasant and happy to help

              room could of benefitted from a makeover although it was clean

            • Group of friends
              7.0

              Location and breakfast

              noise from outside, it was cold in the room

            • Group of friends
              7.8

              The location was excellent for sea/promenade/shopping and restuarants. The staff were very friendly/excellent. Underground parking at hotel very useful. Beds were comfortable.

              The bathrooms require updating and the outside of the hotel a lick of paint!. Breakfast was good but cold buffet could have been more comprehensive. Bar was not well stocked with hot drinks - they had run out of hot chocolate!.

            • Group of friends
              7.4

              The hotel is in a perfect location and the staff are very friendly. The breakfast was self service and there was plenty to eat.

              There was no car parking available as advertised by Booked.net. The rooms were not soundproofed and there was a lot of noise from the street and you could hear other guests using the bathroom, shutting doors and walking past the door.

            • Older travelers
              6.6

              Ideal location reasonably priced, breakfast had excellent choice, restaurant staff attentive

              Desk staff got my booking arrangements wrong, could not access room after 1 day booked for 3 days, need to change or retrain reception staff

            • Older travelers
              5.8

              Staff were polite although we tried to phone in advance with regards to parking and noone would answer the phone.clear explanations were given on procedures to breakfast.

              views from the window were great although during the night it was very noisy, drunken people were passing and a busker playing tom tom drums.the windows were the old fashioned sash windows so didnt prevent the noise from penetrating inside. I know this cannot be prevented but i think it should be mentioned considering you have to pay extra for these rooms.

            • Couple
              6.2

              Lovely big room.

              Couldn't control room temperature as was hot needed to open window - very noisy outside throughout the night

            • Single
              7.4

              I thought the location was magnificent. The staff were unfailingly polite & friendly.

              The hotel was tired & in need of some re-decoration. Hotel didn't seem to have my booking.

            • Single
              7.4

              You need to improve your system for Reception handling evening arrivals of people booked through Booked.net. The two staff involved when I turned up at 11.45 pm were friendly but it took them 10-15 minutes to register me due to computer confusions about the link between Booked.net and the hotel's own system. Not amusing when all i wanted to do was get to bed.

            • Older travelers
              9.2

              The welcome of the staff at breakfast was particularly nice.

            • Group of friends
              4.6

              The room was very shabby wallpaper peeling of the walls bathroom fittings loose room needing decorating looking very tired

            • Couple
              7.4

              We liked the staff the location the parking facilities the bar but were infuriated at not being able to check in until 3 attempts and finally getting our room at three pm

            • Group of friends
              7.4

              Excellent location. Pleasant hotel providing all the basic amenities you require for a weekend break. Some of the previous reviews did worry me but it was generally a fine place to stay and provided us with everything we needed. Nice comfortable rooms. Pleasant bathroom with a really nice shower. Very polite and helpful staff. We got a fairly good price over a bank holiday so really we could have not expected anything better. You can't get a cheap deal and expect the Ritz...

              It is a little worn down and the bed cover and cushions (not the sheets) are in need of a good clean or replacing but the sheets and pillows were clean as was the bathroom so nothing too scary for the price we paid. The bathroom in the hotel lobby was disgusting...

            • Older travelers
              7.8

              Very accessible to the seafront, walks, restaurants and shopping.

            • Group of friends
              7.8

              Everything went very smoothly, a room was available for early checkin, space in carpark etc. Hotel deliverd to all expectations

              Service was generally very good with the exception of the bar staff from whom we ordered afternoon tea - ill informed and completely disinterested in serving customers. If this had been my only experience of the hotel, I would not have returned

            How to reach hotel

            hotel Brighton Old Ship Hotel Brighton location
            Show big map »

            Hotel Address:

            Kings Road, Brighton, United Kingdom, BN1 1NR

            Get directions
            City Center
            • Brighton
              500 m
            Airports
            Train Stations
            • Brighton railway station
              1.0km
            • Bus stop
              100 m
            Restaurants
            • Jamie Oliver's Italian (cuisine: Italian)
              90 m
            • Hotel Du Vin & Bistro (cuisine: European)
              40 m
            Beaches
            • Brighton Beach
              480 m
            Hotel information
            • Check-In:
              from  2 pm
            • Check-Out:
              until  12 pm
            • Number of rooms:
              154

            Hotel Awards

            UKHOTEL AWARDSRecommendedBrightonBrighton Old Ship Hotel

            According to guest reviews, the hotel has been rated as
            Best Design Hotels in United Kingdom

            Use Badge