Brighton & Hove, United Kingdom

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Brighton (UK) Guide: Spend Less, Do More

Welcome to Brighton

Brighton-Peace-Statue-HoveBrighton is located in East Sussex, on the south coast of England and is often referred to as 'London by the Sea'. Book one of many varieties of accommodation in Brighton and enjoy this lovely seaside town. Cheap hotels in Brighton can be found both on the seafront and scattered throughout the city centre. Brighton has a large range of travel hostels and many hotels, ranging from three to five-star quality.

Top Locations

Brighton-Beach-West-Pier-SunsetThe Royal Pavilion: Located around 300 metres from the city centre, this historical building includes a unique mixture of classical and Indian architectural styles, labelled as 'Hindu Gothic'.

Hove Lagoon: Enjoy numerous water sports here, including sailing, windsurfing and kayaking.

The Lanes: A vibrant mix of shops and restaurants, located 300 metres from the centre of Brighton.

Arts and Entertainment Events

Brighton hosts over 300 different festivals every year, which attract thousands of local and international guests. Brighton's annual festivals include the Children's Parade, Race for Life, the London to Brighton Bike Ride and the Ladyboys of Bangkok carneval parade, which takes place in Victoria Gardens around the middle of every year. One of Brighton's biggest events is Pride in Brighton & Hove, which is usually celebrated every August.

Where to Eat

Brighton's restaurant scene is incredibly varied and offers tastes from across the world. From French to Italian, Japanese to Thai, there are restaurants, cafes, bars and eateries offering meals to suit every taste and every budget. In 2007, Remy Martin's Restaurant Awards named Brighton the 'Best English City to Dine In' outside of London. Examples of tasty and inexpensive restaurants include Strada, an Italian restaurant, in an ideal central location and the chilled out bar The Blind Busker.

Brighton Hotels

Find the perfect accommodation in Brighton and enjoy your stay in this tourist-friendly, seaside town. With a large variety of youth hostels and serviced hotels, Brighton is the perfect destination for both romantic and family holidays. Stroll along Kingsway to find rooms with a beautiful ocean view, cosy bed and breakfasts and luxury hotels, or find a snug place in the town centre or in Kemp Town. Whatever it is you are looking for, it is not hard to find cheap hotels in Brighton that will suit both your needs and finances.

Getting around by car

London Gatwick Airport to Brighton: 46 min (28.5 mi) (45kms) via M23 and A23

London Heathrow Airport to Brighton: 1 h 36 min (63.7 mi) (102kms) via London Orbital Motorway M25 and A23

London to Brighton: 2 h 3 min (53.4 mi) (86kms) via M23 and A23

Accommodation, driving and car rental

At Cheaperthanhotels and Cheaperthancars we have a wide range of car rental discounts at convenient locations and accommodation to meet all budgets and taste. We really do believe that the less you spend, the more you will have to do when you get there.

Your Cheaperthanhotels Team

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