This stylish 4-star guest house is located in the fashionable Kemp Town area close to Brighton seafront and city center, and 3 minutes’ walk to the pier. The Lanes shopping area and the Royal Pavilion are a 5-minute walk. There are numerous cafes, bars and restaurants nearby. Free Wi-Fi is provided throughout Aquarium Guest House, and all guests rooms are fitted with wooden plantation window shutters, and a mini fridge. Private bathrooms with complimentary toiletries, a window table and two chairs, and a flat-screen TV are also included. Guests are also provided with a selection of teas/coffees/hot chocolates/biscuits along with a breakfast basket consisting of fresh fruit and cereal bars, which is replenished each day.

Couples in particular like the location – they rated it 9.9 for a two-person trip.

Aquarium Guest House has been welcoming guests since Dec 17, 2009

Property Highlights

Located in the top-rated area in Brighton & Hove, this property has an excellent location score of 9.9!


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Room Type
1 full bed
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Guest reviews


Value for money
Free WiFi
High score for Brighton & Hove
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  • Dominic
    United KingdomUnited Kingdom
    Lovely owners, happy to help in any way. Very, very clean room in great location.
  • Miyoko
    1. Walking distance to any sights, restaurants 2. Powerful, HOT showers 3. Comfy bed 4. Lots of drawers & hanging storage 5. Very accommodating hosts
  • Julien
    the cleanliness, the kindness of the hosts, the localisation, the room, the quality service
  • Daniel
    United KingdomUnited Kingdom
    Hosts were super friendly and the bed was big and comfy. The complimentary breakfast baskets were a lovely touch and appreciated.
  • Samantha
    United KingdomUnited Kingdom
    Excellent location for our short break in Brighton, easy access to all the main attractions. Scott and Helen were friendly and helpful and made the stay comfortable and easy.
  • Paul
    United KingdomUnited Kingdom
    Great location lovely and clean and owners very friendly and welcoming would deff go back
  • Susan
    United KingdomUnited Kingdom
    Great location, very clean, a lovely breakfast bowl of fresh fruit and breakfast bars in the room every day. Iron and ironing board. Great hosts ☺️
  • Peter
    United KingdomUnited Kingdom
    Nice room, plenty of storage space, iron, healthy breakfast in room, helpful owners,
  • Andrew
    United KingdomUnited Kingdom
    Great location, nice old building, clean, spacious. Scott and Emma friendly, personal and accommodating. Fresh fruit and cereal bars for breakfast a bonus. Daily room clean also not expected.
  • Jeffrey
    United KingdomUnited Kingdom
    Great location owners were friendly and helpful very clean would definitely recommend it

Property questions and answers
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  • Hi, is there parking near and how much is the cost? Thanks

    Hello, We sell parking vouchers for Zone C which is the immediate street outside the guest house (and the surrounding side streets in Kemptown). The ..
    Answered on 24 February 2021
  • Does the price include breakfast?

    We provide a complimentary ‘breakfast basket’ in the room which consists of fresh fruit, cereal bars, biscuits in addition to teas/coffees/hot chocola..
    Answered on 5 September 2022
  • Hi, do all your rooms have ensuites? 😊

    Hello, Yes all our rooms have shower en suite facilities. Kind Regards Scott and Helen
    Answered on 23 February 2023
  • Could the parking vouchers be cheaper

    No, we have to buy the vouchers from the council, we pass on their costs and it is the cheapest option to park.
    Answered on 16 April 2023
  • Is the street noisy at night?

    Our Superior en suite rooms are located on the front of the house with a sideview down to the sea. We are also centrally located so there can be some ..
    Answered on 14 August 2022
  • I would like 2 book parking please … Friday 10th Saturday 11th Sunday 12th … we will be Monday morning

    Parking vouchers for Zone C are available directly from us for £10 per day (payable in cash only). Zone C is the immediate street outside the guest ho..
    Answered on 3 September 2021
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Amenities of Aquarium Guest House
Great facilities! Review score, 9.2

Most popular amenities
  • Parking
  • Free WiFi
  • Non-smoking rooms
  • Tea/Coffee Maker in All Rooms
  • Toilet paper
  • Towels
  • Bathtub or shower
  • Private Bathroom
  • Toilet
  • Free toiletries
  • Hairdryer
  • Shower
  • Wardrobe or closet
  • Alarm clock
  • Electric kettle
  • Refrigerator
Room Amenities
  • Clothes rack
Living Area
  • Desk
Media & Technology
  • Flat-screen TV
  • Radio
  • TV
Food & Drink
  • Tea/Coffee maker
WiFi is available in all areas and is free of charge.
Public parking is available at a location nearby (reservation is needed) and charges may apply.
    • Smoke-free property
    • Carpeted
    • Heating
    • Fan
    • Ironing facilities
    • Non-smoking rooms
    • Iron
    Languages Spoken
    • English

    House rules

    Aquarium Guest House takes special requests – add in the next step!


    From 12:00 PM to 9:00 PM


    From 8:00 AM to 11:00 AM



    Cancellation and prepayment policies vary according to accommodations type. Please enter the dates of your stay and check what conditions apply to your preferred room.

    Children & Beds

    Child policies

    Children not allowed.

    Crib and extra bed policies

    Cribs and extra beds aren't available at this property.

    Age restriction

    The minimum age for check-in is 18

    Maestro Mastercard Visa Solo American Express Cash Aquarium Guest House accepts these cards and reserves the right to temporarily hold an amount prior to arrival.


    Smoking is not allowed.


    Parties/events are not allowed


    Pets are not allowed.

    The fine print

    This property does not accommodate bachelor(ette) or similar parties.

    FAQs about Aquarium Guest House

    • The nearest beach is 650 feet from Aquarium Guest House. All distances are measured in straight lines. Actual travel distances may vary.

    • The prices at Aquarium Guest House may vary depending on your stay (e.g. dates, hotel's policy etc.). To see prices, enter your dates.

    • Aquarium Guest House is 0.7 miles from the center of Brighton & Hove. All distances are measured in straight lines. Actual travel distances may vary.

    • Aquarium Guest House offers the following activities/services (charges may apply):

      • Check-in at Aquarium Guest House is from 12:00 PM, and check-out is until 11:00 AM.

      • Room options at Aquarium Guest House include:

        • Double