In the center of Brighton, the Artist Residence Hotel faces the iconic West Pier. This unique property features 25 individually decorated rooms with free WiFi and quirky original artwork. Spanning across two Grade II listed Regency townhouses, the hotel also features a restaurant, cafe, bar and award winning breakfast. The bar offers breakfast, snacks, coffee and cocktails overlooking the West Pier. Their restaurant also serves fresh, seasonal dinner menu celebrating Brighton's freshest produce, featuring platefuls of fresh oysters, charred veggies, and local fish cooked on fire - be sure to make a reservation before your stay. Bedrooms are decorated in an 'Arty' or 'House' style and feature free WiFi, private bathrooms, flat-screen TV's, comfy beds and tea/coffee making facilities. Over half the rooms have sea-views. The Artist Residence Hotel is 2 minute's walk from Brighton beach and 10 minute's walk to the North Laines' shops and Brighton's vibrant night life.

Couples in particular like the location – they rated it 9.6 for a two-person trip.

Artist Residence Brighton has been welcoming guests since Jul 30, 2008

Property Highlights

Located in the heart of Brighton & Hove, this hotel has an excellent location score of 9.6

Want a great night's sleep? This hotel was highly-rated for its very comfy beds.


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Guest reviews


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  • Hannspeter
    United States of AmericaUnited States of America
    Location close to the beach. Wonderful staff. Hot water was hot and came quickly.
  • Christopher
    United KingdomUnited Kingdom
    Loved the eclectic feel of the property and all of the artists did such wonderful work.
  • Alex
    Style of the hotel was amazing and the staff where very friendly
  • Suzanie
    United KingdomUnited Kingdom
    Friendly staff, well informed on surrounding restaurants and what's on
  • Simon
    United KingdomUnited Kingdom
    Shabby chic, breakfast, beds, pillows all good which is a great start. Staff were awesome.
  • Margo
    United KingdomUnited Kingdom
    Friendly and welcoming staff. Amazing art Amazing location
  • Heather
    United KingdomUnited Kingdom
    Lovely room, nice view for the second night I was really impressed with the architecture and rhe interior design. The staff had an easy going but professionally accountable attitude. I think they encourage you to make the beat put ofnyour...
  • Wendy
    United KingdomUnited Kingdom
    Decor light in the room comfort and mini bar coffee snack all good Breakfast was great and staff were happy and helpful
  • Julie
    United KingdomUnited Kingdom
    Beautifully styled, great amenities in the room (lots of attention to detail), very comfortable. Lovely social spaces. Great location, and stunning view (if you get the weather).
  • Emily
    United KingdomUnited Kingdom
    Just fabulous as always. Great beds, bathrooms and service. Lovely bar and cocktails 🍸

Property questions and answers
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  • Where would we be able to park overnight?

    We do not have parking on-site, however we do have: Regency Square Car park: It’s right on our doorstep and payable on departure. £18 for 24 hours. T..
    Answered on 27 January 2020
  • Dog friendly?

    Thanks for your question! We do have some dog friendly rooms which include the Large Double with Sea View and the Large Double with Sea View and Balc..
    Answered on 30 June 2021
  • Is breakfast included ? If not is it available and at what price ?

    Breakfast is not included but is served in The Set Restaurant and will be around £6-£15 per person.
    Answered on 23 February 2020
  • Do you have parking or a deal with car parks?

    Thanks for your question! We do not have any parking or deals with local car parks, but we are more than happy to talk you through the best places to..
    Answered on 30 June 2021
  • Are you dog friendly

    Hi there, We are dog friendly in all the Food and Beverage areas of the hotel and we have specific dog friendly rooms. You can view these on our webs..
    Answered on 3 August 2021
  • What rooms are pet friendlyj January 3/4

    Hi, Thanks for getting in touch. Our dog friendly rooms are Comfy Double/Twin, Bigger Sea View, Bigger Balcony Sea View and The Big One for 6. Let ..
    Answered on 29 May 2021
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Hotel area info *

2 Restaurants On Site

  • Seasonal Dinner Menu
    • Cuisine
      British • Seafood • Local
    • Open for
    • Ambience
    • Dietary options
      Vegetarian • Vegan • Gluten-free • Dairy-free
  • Brunch
    • Cuisine

Amenities of Artist Residence Brighton
Great facilities! Review score, 8.8

Most popular amenities
  • Parking
  • Free WiFi
  • Family rooms
  • Non-smoking rooms
  • 2 restaurants
  • Elevator
  • Bar
  • Private Bathroom
  • Free toiletries
  • Bathrobe
  • Hairdryer
  • Shower
  • Coffee machine
  • Electric kettle
Room Amenities
  • Socket near the bed
Pets are allowed on request. Charges may apply.
  • Ping-pong
  • Game room
Media & Technology
  • Flat-screen TV
  • Radio
Food & Drink
  • Special diet meals (on request)
  • Snack bar
  • Bar
  • Minibar
WiFi is available in all areas and is free of charge.
Public parking is available at a location nearby (reservation is not needed) and charges may apply.
    • Pet bowls
    • Pet basket
    • Daily housekeeping
    • Baggage storage
    • Express check-in/out
    • Meeting/Banquet facilities
      Additional charge
    Safety & security
    • Fire extinguishers
    • CCTV outside property
    • CCTV in common areas
    • Smoke alarms
    • Key access
    • Smoke-free property
    • Heating
    • Elevator
    • Family rooms
    • Ironing facilities
    • Non-smoking rooms
    Languages Spoken
    • English

    House rules

    Artist Residence Brighton takes special requests – add in the next step!


    From 3:00 PM to 11:00 PM

    Guests are required to show a photo ID and credit card at check-in


    From 7:00 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 of all ages are welcome.

    To see correct prices and occupancy info, add the number and ages of children in your group to your search.

    Crib and extra bed policies

    The number of cribs allowed depends on the option you choose. Check your selected option for more info.

    There are no extra beds available at this property.

    All cribs are subject to availability.

    No age restriction

    There's no age requirement for check-in


    Pets are allowed on request. Charges may apply.

    Maestro Mastercard Visa American Express Cash Debit card Artist Residence Brighton accepts these cards and reserves the right to temporarily hold an amount prior to arrival.

    The fine print

    If an extra bed in required, you can use the Special Requests box when booking, or contact the property directly with the contact details provided in your confirmation to request this. The price of extra beds may vary.

    The rooms are set over 5 floors. There is a small elevator and assistance with luggage available.

    Please note that pets are only allowed in some of the room types. Please consult the room descriptions and inform the property about pets via the Special Requests box during reservation.

    Guests are required to show a photo ID and credit card upon check-in. Please note that all Special Requests are subject to availability and additional charges may apply.

    FAQs about Artist Residence Brighton

    • Artist Residence Brighton offers the following activities/services (charges may apply):

      • Game room
      • Ping-pong

    • Artist Residence Brighton has 2 restaurants:

      • Seasonal Dinner Menu
      • Brunch

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

    • The nearest beach is 800 feet from Artist Residence Brighton. All distances are measured in straight lines. Actual travel distances may vary.

    • Artist Residence Brighton is 350 feet from the center of Brighton & Hove. All distances are measured in straight lines. Actual travel distances may vary.

    • Room options at Artist Residence Brighton include:

      • Double
      • Quad
      • Triple
      • Suite
      • Apartment

    • Check-in at Artist Residence Brighton is from 3:00 PM, and check-out is until 11:00 AM.