Imperial Hotel Brighton

First Avenue , Brighton, United Kingdom, BN3 2GU  show map
 3 stars
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Imperial Hotel Brighton

Free Wi-Fi

Free Wi-Fi in rooms

Parking

GBP 10 per day

Luggage storage
24-hour

24-hour reception

Food/ Drinks

Bar/ Lounge area

Restaurant

Laundry

Self-service laundry

TV

Flat-screen TV

Elevator

Overview

Imperial is a 3-star hotel offering an elegant accommodation not far from The Lanes, Hove Museum & Art Gallery and Peace Statue. This Victorian building was refurbished in 2011.

The city center is 30 minutes' walk of the property. A gallery and a museum lie a short distance away.

The hotel features perfect location with proximity to a valley and gardens.

London Gatwick airport can be reached in 40 minutes by car from The Imperial Hotel.

Rooms

There are 76 rooms including family twin room, triple room and twin room in this grand hotel, offering a delightful view of the sea as well as a seating area, a dressing area, a personal computer, climate control and a work desk. Guests can make use of a hairdryer, a bathtub and bath sheets.

Eat & Drink

Dishes of European cuisine are served in the refurbished restaurant. Serving both food and drinks, Chameleon Thai Restaurant and The Grill at Lansdowne Place are situated around 450 meters from the property.

Services

Guests can make use of housekeeping, wedding services and 24-hour reception as well as a beauty shop, a barber shop and a safety deposit box.

Internet

Wireless internet is available in the hotel rooms for free.

Guest Parking

private parking is possible on site (reservation might be needed) at GBP 10 per day.

Year renovated:   2011.  Number of rooms:   76.

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Facilities

General

  • Non-smoking property
  • Paid parking
  • Safe deposit box
  • 24-hour reception
  • No pets allowed
  • Luggage storage
  • Elevator
  • Barber shop

Sports & Fitness

  • Billiards/ Pool tables

Services

  • Room service
  • Housekeeping
  • Self-service laundry
  • Wedding services

Dining facilities

  • Paid breakfast
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/ Lounge area

Meeting facilities

  • Meeting/ Banquet facilities
  • Fax/Photocopying

Children's facilities

  • Paid cribs/ Baby cots (on request)

Leisure facilities

  • Leisure/ TV room

Room facilities

  • Free Wi-Fi in rooms
  • Heating
  • Sitting area
  • Dressing area
  • Terrace
  • Tea and coffee facilities
  • In-room desk
  • Ironing facilities

Bathroom

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

Media

  • Flat-screen TV
  • Telephone
  • AM/FM alarm clock

Room decor

  • Carpeted floor

Policies

Check-in

  • from  3 pm

Check-out

  • until  11 am

Children and extra beds

  • There are no extra beds provided in a room. 

Pets

  • Pets are not allowed.

How to reach hotel

hotel Imperial Hotel Brighton Brighton location
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Hotel Address:

First Avenue , Brighton, United Kingdom, BN3 2GU

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City Center
  • Brighton
    2.2 km
Airports
Train Stations
  • Brighton railway station
    1.9 km
Underground stations
  • West Croydon
    61.9 km
  • Norwood Junction
    64.0 km
  • Bus stop
    300 m
Restaurants
  • The Grill at Lansdowne Place (cuisine: European)
    400 m
  • Chameleon Thai Restaurant (cuisine: Thai)
    420 m
Beaches
  • Brighton Beach
    2.2 km
Hotel information
  • Check-in:
    from  3 pm
  • Check-out:
    until  11 am
  • Year renovated:
    2011
  • Number of rooms:
    76

Rooms and availability

Single Room
  • Room size:

    20 m²

  • Max occupancy:

    2 persons

  • Bed type:

    1 Single bed, 2 Single beds, 1 Double bed

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Triple Room
  • Room size:

    14 m²

  • Max occupancy:

    3 persons

  • Bed type:

    Sleeping arrangements for 3 persons

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Family Room
  • Room size:

    25 m²

  • Max occupancy:

    2 persons

  • Bed type:

    2 Single beds

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Imperial Hotel Brighton Location

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What's nearby

Tourist attractions

  • West Pier1.1 km
  • Victoria Gardens1.3 km

Popular areas

Places of interest

  • Embassy Court600 m
  • Norfolk Square700 m
  • Brighton & Hove Chinese Society1.0 km
  • The church of St Michael and All Angels1.1 km
  • Montpelier Crescent1.3 km
  • The Grand - Spa by the Sea1.3 km

Shopping areas

  • Churchill Square Shopping Centre1.1 km

Amusement

  • King's Road Playground900 m
  • Castle Snooker Club1.1 km

Monuments and Landmarks

  • Sussex County Cricket Ground500 m

Parks

  • St Ann's Wells gardens900 m

Theaters

  • Brighton Little Theatre Co1.2 km

Local attractions

  • The Lanes1.6 km
    Boundary at East Street, West Street, North Street and Kings Road, Brighton
  • North Laine1.8 km
    Between Church Street and Trafalgar Street, Brighton
  • Kemp Town1.8 km
    East of Brighton Pier to Brighton Marina, Brighton
  • Booth Museum of Natural History1.7 km
    194 Dyke Road, Brighton
  • The Penny Arcade Museum1.8 km
    The Sea Front, Brighton

Near the hotel

  • St. Ann's Well Gardens and Cafe780 m
    Somerhill Rd, Brighton
  • Artists' Quarter1.5 km
    Kings Road Arches, Brighton
  • West Pier1.2 km
    Kings Road, Brighton

Restaurants nearby

  • The Grill at Lansdowne Place400 m

    Address: Lansdowne Place Hotel
    Phone: 01273 736 266

    Cuisine: European
    Price Range: GBP 14 - GBP 18

  • Sam's of Sevendials570 m

    Address: 1-3 Buckingham Place
    Phone: 01273 770002

    61% likes this, based on 190 reviews
    Cuisine: French, Contemporary, Continental, British
    Price Range: GBP 1 - GBP 58

  • Ginger Man740 m

    Address: 21A Norfolk Square
    Phone: (01273) 326688

    77% likes this, based on 277 reviews
    Cuisine: British
    Price Range: GBP 1 - GBP 39

  • Chameleon Thai Restaurant420 m

    Address: 52 Lansdowne Place
    Phone: 01273 733870

    67% likes this, based on 22 reviews
    Cuisine: Thai

  • igigi Cafe520 m

    Address: 31a Western Rd Hove BN3 1AF
    Phone: +44 (0)1273 775 257

    72% likes this, based on 15 reviews
    Cuisine: Contemporary

Hotel information
  • Check-in:
    from  3 pm
  • Check-out:
    until  11 am
  • Year renovated:
    2011
  • Number of rooms:
    76
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Imperial Hotel Brighton Reviews

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

Average guest rating

6.8out of 10
Very good
Based on 58 reviews

Rating by category:

Location
7.6
Rooms
7.8
Service
8.0
Value
7.6
Dining
7.8

Guest reviews

  • Kerry
    July  2015
    2.6

    Please think twice about staying here

    General information: I have not had a good experience of this hotel and if this review only stops one person from making a booking I will be happy and it will show the hotel that not only the right thing to do would have been to deal appropriately with my complaint but actually decent customer service actually makes economic sense. I have felt completely powerless to get this resolved and have spent an inordinate amount of time trying to resolve with the hotel – let me explain. I booked this hotel as it was near to the beach and I was taking part in the National Beach Lifeguards Championships – a 3K race in the sea. At the time of my booking I also booked the breakfast. The website does not state the breakfast times and when I arrived at the hotel I learnt that on a weekend breakfast only starts at 8am and the chef would not arrive until 7.45am but that they could ask him to make my breakfast first. Initially I said yes to this as it seemed like the only option. When I returned from dinner I asked the receptionist to cancel the breakfast and that I would like a refund on it. I needed to be in the water at 8.45am so breakfast that is starting to made at 7.45am would be too late. My friends were also at the desk talking to the receptionist about their checkout. The receptionist said that she would cancel breakfast but that she was not authorised to refund money so I would need to talk to the manager in the morning. I met with the manager in the morning and repeated the story, he said there was still a note of someone requesting an early breakfast but I explained that I had cancelled it. He said that he was not authorised to offer a refund and that he would have to talk to his managers and I asked him to email me when it was done to confirm. 3 weeks and several emails later the hotel is refusing to issue the refund. I am utterly powerless to take any action as the amount of money (£8 I think) is relatively small but it is the principle that effectively they have taken my money for a service that they did not and could not provide. Some would define this as stealing money. This is my only recourse and as I said if they forfeit just one booking as a result of this review maybe they will learn that good customer service and returning what is owed to a customer works out more cost effective in the end.
    Service: Terrible customer service both during and after the stay.
    Dining: Breakfast has limited service times

How to reach hotel

hotel Imperial Hotel Brighton Brighton location
Show big map »

Hotel Address:

First Avenue , Brighton, United Kingdom, BN3 2GU

Get directions
City Center
  • Brighton
    2.2 km
Airports
Train Stations
  • Brighton railway station
    1.9 km
Underground stations
  • West Croydon
    61.9 km
  • Norwood Junction
    64.0 km
  • Bus stop
    300 m
Restaurants
  • The Grill at Lansdowne Place (cuisine: European)
    400 m
  • Chameleon Thai Restaurant (cuisine: Thai)
    420 m
Beaches
  • Brighton Beach
    2.2 km
Hotel information
  • Check-in:
    from  3 pm
  • Check-out:
    until  11 am
  • Year renovated:
    2011
  • Number of rooms:
    76