Drakes of Brighton

43 44 Marine Parade, Brighton BN21PE United Kingdom (GBR)
4.0 Star property
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Local attractions

Brighton Pier, and seafront Promenade Royal Pavilion, The Lanes, North Laine, The Brighton Dome, Brighton Wheel, Brighton Centre, Churchill Square Shopping Centre
4.0 out of 5. Based on 669 guest reviews

Property description

When the listed townhouse at 43-44 Marine Parade was sympathetically renovated to form this luxurious, 4 star boutique hotel, drakes immediately set the standard for style, luxury and impeccable customer services in Brighton and soon established an award winning fine-dining restaurant. Aiming to be an escape from everyday life, drakes offers exceptional levels of service and comfort with more than a touch of decadence. Most guest rooms boast impressive sea views or fabulous free standing baths, whilst all room have monsoon “wet rooms” or well appointed traditional bathrooms. Hand-made beds are draped in velvet throws and Egyptian cotton bedding, with goose down duvets and pillows to ensure a perfect night's sleep. Guest facilities also include wireless connectivity and air conditioning in each room, flat screen television with full Sky package, i-pod docking, room service and a discrete concierge for any extras required. With international experience and exceptional standards, the restaurant at drakes has succeeded in achieving several accolades, including the highest score of all Brighton restaurants in the 2015 Good Food Guide for the sixth consecutive year. Modern European menus are created with only the finest, seasonal ingredients and each dish is a delight to the palate. Specially selected Old and New World wines, as well as a few award winning local Sussex Wines are available from a comprehensive list. For that extra special touch, the Private Dining Room, complete with a dedicated waiter is available for parties of up to 12 guests. During the day this room is ideal for Meetings of the same number.The hotel and restaurant can be hired either together or separately for Weddings, Corporate Events or any special celebration. drakes....a hotel as individual as you are.

Details / Other expenses

Check-in: 14.00
Check-out: 11.00
Year of last renovation: 2014
Floors: 5
Rooms: 20
Corridors: All rooms have exterior hallways
Non-smoking rooms: 20
Rooms with disabled access: 0
Suites: 1
Room windows: Windows do open
Cleaning frequency: Daily
Meeting rooms: 1 View spaces
Meeting space: 237 sq. feet
Event space: Holds 40 people
Dist. to food/bars: On-site
Dist. to a 24hr restaurant: 1.0 Miles
Dist. to the nearest gym: 0.3 Miles
Lounge/Bar hours: 12.00 - 23.00
Policies / Expenses
7 days
Nightly parking: £15
Typical group deposit: 50%
Total taxes: 20.00%
Total misc. fees: £0.00 GBP
(mandatory resort fees/taxes)
VAT: Value Added Tax: 20.00 VAT % Inclusive
Parking Fee: 15.00 Per Night
Food and Beverage Service Charge: 12.50% (discretionary)
Avg. Continental Breakfast Cost: 7.00 Per Person
Avg. Plated Breakfast Cost: 15.00 Per Person
Avg. Plated Lunch Cost: 20.00 Per Person (2 courses)
Avg. Plated Dinner Cost: 32.50 Per Person (2 courses)
Morning Break Cost: 6.50 Per Person (Coffee/Tea & Pastries)
Afternoon Break Cost: 3.50 Per Person (Coffee/Tea & Biscuits)
Banquet Bottled Water: 3.00 Per Person

Amenities / Features

  • Air conditioning
  • Alarm clock
  • Baggage storage facilities
  • Breakfast in room
  • Central location
  • Complimentary newspaper
  • Concierge service
  • Conference facilities
  • Credit card accepted: Mastercard/Visa
  • Credit card accepted: American Express
  • Dinner available
  • DVD Player
  • Electronic key card
  • Fax available
  • Hairdryer available
  • Central heating
  • Internet - wireless
  • Internet - ethernet
  • Free WiFi Internet
  • Laundry valet service
  • Licensed bar
  • Movies in room
  • 24 hours opened
  • Private bathroom in room
  • Private car parking
  • Radio in room
  • Restaurant
  • 24 hours room service
  • Self controlled heating/cooling system
  • Shower
  • Tea and coffee making facilities
  • Telephone
  • Telephone in all rooms
  • Television
  • Wedding Chapel

Airport & shuttle information

35 miles to Gatwick AirportTrain - 30 minutesTaxi - 30 minutes £50

Is there an airport shuttle? Sorry but no airport shuttle is available.

Breakfast information

Breakfast Award 2014 from Quality in Tourism. Breakfasts available from £7 to £15.00 ranging Continental Breakfast buffet with local, live yogurts, seasonal fruit selection, to Eggs Benedict or Florentine, full English (using locally sourced produce) and Scrambled Eggs with Smoked Salmon. Vegetarian options available as well as gluten free/soya milk on request.

Pet friendly?

Sorry but pets are not allowed.

Suggested AI generated itinerary

    Day 1

  • Breakfast: The Breakfast Club - A trendy cafe serving delicious breakfast options, located 0.3 miles from Drakes of Brighton.
  • Lunch: The Chilli Pickle - An award-winning Indian restaurant offering a variety of flavorful dishes, located 0.4 miles from Drakes of Brighton.
  • Dinner: The Salt Room - A modern seafood restaurant with stunning sea views, located 0.2 miles from Drakes of Brighton.
  • Activity: Brighton Palace Pier - Enjoy thrilling rides, arcade games, and beautiful views of the coastline, located 0.5 miles from Drakes of Brighton.

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Meeting rooms and event rooms at Drakes of Brighton

Below are the meeting, conference and event spaces at Drakes of Brighton.

Feel free to use the Drakes of Brighton meeting space capacities chart below to help with your event planning. HotelPlanner specialises in Brighton event planning for hotel rooms and meeting space for corporate events, weddings, parties, conventions, as well as negotiated rates and trade shows.

Meeting room name L x W x H
Event space layout
Crescent tables layout
Classroom meeting layout
Hollow square table layout
U-shape meeting layout
Boardroom meeting space
Convention booth layout
Theatre layout
Reception desk for meetings
Registration desk for meetings
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the Meeting Room

The intimate but fully equipped meeting room provides the perfect surrounding to influence productivity and performance, with impeccably designed facilities and up-to-the-minute technology. Benefitting from plenty of natural day light, and air conditioning, coupled with the excellent customer services, drakes has become a populare choice for descerning busines travellers looking for stylish alternatives to the more traditional hotels. The Room is also ideal for private business breakfasts, lunch or dinners and comes with dedicated waiting staff.
Room type:
General Meeting Room
Total size:
236.8 Sq. Miles
5 x 4 x 2 M
Floor level:
1 Lower ground
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Amenities available
  • Coffee / Tea Setup
  • Food / Beverage
  • Projection equip.
  • WIFI Internet
  • LAN Internet
  • Teleconferencing
  • Flip Chart
  • Air Conditioning
Half-day space rental fee:
£150.00 GBP
Full-day space rental fee:
£240.00 GBP
24hr reservation rental fee for the space:
£225.00 GBP
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FAQs about Drakes of Brighton

What time is check in?

Check in time is 14.00 based on the hotel's local time. Early check in may be available if requested at the front desk on the day of check-in.

What time is check out?

Check out time is 11.00 based on the hotel's local time. Late check out may be available if requested at the front desk during your stay.

How many rooms does Drakes of Brighton have?

There are 20 rooms in the property.

Is there any meeting space at Drakes of Brighton?

Yes, they have 1 meeting room that can support various table layouts.

What kind of breakfast is at Drakes of Brighton?

Breakfast Award 2014 from Quality in Tourism. Breakfasts available from £7 to £15.00 ranging Continental Breakfast buffet with local, live yogurts, seasonal fruit selection, to Eggs Benedict or Florentine, full English (using locally sourced produce) and Scrambled Eggs with Smoked Salmon. Vegetarian options available as well as gluten free/soya milk on request.


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