43-44 Marine Parade, Kemptown, Brighton & Hove, BN2 1PE, United Kingdom –
Excellent location – rated 9.3/10! (score from 302 reviews)
Rated by guests after their stay at Drakes Hotel.
Deluxe Double Room with Sea View
King Room with Sea View
Standard Double Room
Deluxe Double Room with Balcony and Sea View
Double Room with Sea View
Luxury Single Room
Luxury Double Room
Luxury Double Room with Sea View
Superior King Room (Town View)
Built in the late Georgian period by Amon Wilds, Drakes was originally two town houses designed by architect Charles Busby to complement the fine Regency houses of the area. With commanding sea views, Drakes can be found near to the site of the old Chain Pier, Britain’s earliest pier, which was used as a ferry embarkation point from Brighton to Dieppe and sadly collapsed in the storms of 1896. The property remained as a private residence until approximately 45 years ago when it was bought by Mr and Mrs Simmonds and was known as “The Simmonds Hotel”. The present owner purchased the sadly dilapidated property in 2002. Since then, 43 and 44 Marine Parade have been sympathetically renovated, by award-winning architect Michael Phillips and designed by Tim Shepherd in a project costing more than £2.5 million, to form Drakes, a stylish, contemporary boutique hotel and equally superb fine dining restaurant.
Area Info – Guests loved walking around the neighborhood!
- Brighton & Hove Magistrates Court 0.2 miles
- Sea Life Brighton 0.2 miles
- Brighton Museum & Art Gallery 0.3 miles
- Brighton Pier 0.3 miles
- The Royal Pavilion 0.4 miles
- Brighton & Hove City Council 0.4 miles
- Brighton Dome 0.4 miles
- The Lanes 0.4 miles
- Royal Theatre Brighton 0.5 miles
- Brighton Clock Tower 0.5 miles
Most Popular Landmarks
- Komedia 0.6 miles
- Victoria Gardens 0.7 miles
- Brighton railway station 0.8 miles
- i360 Observation Tower 0.9 miles
- Churchill Square Shopping Centre 0.9 miles
- Brighton Marina 1.3 miles
- Brighton Beach 1.6 miles
- Preston Park 2.1 miles
- AMEX Stadium 3.6 miles
- Glyndebourne Opera House 9.4 miles
- London Gatwick Airport 23.3 miles
- London Heathrow Airport 47.2 miles
- London City Airport 48 miles
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The Restaurant at Drakes
Food: British, European
Open for: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
4 Reasons to Choose Drakes Hotel
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The staff speaks English
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Most Popular Facilities
Pets are not allowed.
Food & Drink
- Breakfast in the Room
Free! WiFi is available in all areas and is free of charge.
Private parking is available on site (reservation is not possible) and costs GBP 15 per day.
- Accessible Parking
- Daily Housekeeping
- Dry Cleaning (additional charge)
- 24-Hour Front Desk
- Meeting/Banquet Facilities
- Room Service
- Air Conditioning
- All Spaces Non-Smoking (public and private)
- Non-smoking Rooms
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2:00 PM - 12:00 AM
7:00 AM - 11:00 AM
Cancellation and prepayment policies vary according to room type. Please enter the dates of your stay and check what conditions apply to your preferred room.
Children and Extra Beds
Children cannot be accommodated at the hotel.
There is no capacity for extra beds in the room.
Pets are not allowed.
Drakes Hotel accepts these cards and reserves the right to temporarily hold an amount prior to arrival.
Please note, a 2-course lunch is available for GBP 20, while a 3-course dinner is available for GBP 45. These can be reserved ahead of time by contacting the property directly with the contact details provided in your booking confirmation.
Kindly note the accommodation is located on the first, second and third floors, and is accessible via stairs only. Therefore it may not be suitable for guests with mobility impairment.
The property does not have a lift.
Please note, the Luxury Double Room has frosted windows.