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Russell Guest House

Russell Guest House

19 Russell Square, Brighton
2.5 out of 5.0
2.2 out of 5 (12 reviews)
Nice guest house near seafrontStaff friendly greeting. Clean and comfortable. Near to shops , restaurants and the seafront
  20 Sep 2017

£40

£40
Hadleigh Hotel

Hadleigh Hotel

14-22 Burlington Place, Eastbourne
2.5 out of 5.0
3.6 out of 5 (10 reviews)
Great Located HotelSwift check in. Clean room. Excellent Location . Couldn't ask for better . A budget price for a mid range hotel. Parking can be problem in the area. Many hotels are on road only.
  22 Aug 2017

£41

£41
Ei8ht Brighton Apartments - Guest house

Ei8ht Brighton Apartments - Guest house

8 Upper Rock Gardens, Brighton
2.0 out of 5.0
3.8 out of 5 (55 reviews)
Nice place close to centreRoom ok strange that you don't see any staff, but we didn't have any problems so didn't need to see any staff. Stayed in room 3B
  11 Sep 2017

£35

£35
New Cosmopolitan Hotel

New Cosmopolitan Hotel

29-31 New Steine, Marine Parade, Brighton
2.0 out of 5.0
2.5 out of 5 (213 reviews)
Hotel overlooking Brighton pier from distance Basic no frills hotel just the job for graduation day value for money good traditional breakfast clean white linen & towels & toiletries' comfortable beds & welcome tray.
  30 Jul 2017

£56

£56
Grand Hastings

Grand Hastings

1 Grand Parade, St Leonards-On-Sea
2.0 out of 5.0
3.3 out of 5 (26 reviews)
Great position on sea front The decor is a little rundown, but our room had everything we needed and was comfortable. We were met by the owner who was charming and very friendly. He even made us a pot of tea and brought it up on our arrival. We saw two of the rooms that had a sea view and they were lovely. If I stay again I ...
  8 Sep 2017

£75

£75
Smart Sea View Brighton Hostel

Smart Sea View Brighton Hostel

9-12 St Catherines Terrace, Hove
2.0 out of 5.0
3.2 out of 5 (11 reviews)
As far as hostels go this is one of the best I've stayed in! No issues
  31 Aug 2017

£17

£17
Afton Hotel

Afton Hotel

2-8 Cavendish Place, Eastbourne
2.0 out of 5.0
3.6 out of 5 (25 reviews)
Great cosy little room for a short stay.Ir was raining heavily when I arrived and the staff member on duty alliwed me to check in early to dry off which I greatly appreciated. The room was small but perfectly adequate for my needs. The only slight quibble was that the water pressure was a little low in the shower - probably due to being ...
  23 Aug 2017

£41

£41
The Queensbury Hotel

The Queensbury Hotel

58 Regency Square, Brighton
2.0 out of 5.0
3.4 out of 5 (65 reviews)
Good location and friendly staffRoom was a bit small for myself and my 15 yr old twins but had all you needed for a short stay. Nice side seaview. Only problem was as we were the top floor we could not get a wifi signal in our room. breakfast was basic but enough to keep you going for the morning. Hotel staff were friendly and ...
  23 Aug 2017

£49

£49
Hotel Pelirocco

Hotel Pelirocco

10 Regency Square, Brighton
2.0 out of 5.0
4.4 out of 5 (31 reviews)
Boutique hotel in great location Quirky, characterful hotel. Lovely location in Regency Square close to sea, restaurants and shops. Staff, service and food very good. Stayed as a wedding guest (wedding reception at this venue) and we all had a wonderful time. The only possible downside is a minimum reservation of two nights - but ...
  4 Sep 2017

£74

£74
Millifont Guest House

Millifont Guest House

8/9 Cambridge Gardens, Hastings
2.5 out of 5.0
3.7 out of 5 (24 reviews)
Ticked all the boxesParking outside (for a fee), 5 minutes walk to the station, 10 minutes walk to the Old town. Friendly owner, large room, comfortable bed, spacious clean en suite. This budget guesthouse was perfect for our one night stay visiting friends in Rye.
  17 Aug 2017

£42

£42
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Pocket Guide: 2 stars Hotels in East Sussex

From picture-postcard countryside to iconic seafront scenes, the southern county of East Sussex promises the visitor a diverse range of attractions. Whether you're on the lookout for a thrilling adventure holiday, a cultural weekend in the city, or a peaceful rural retreat, the wide range of two star hotels in East Sussex can provide an answer that doesn't break the bank.

Lewes: the County Town

The county town of East Sussex may be small, but it's got a great deal to offer visitors. The picturesque high street boasts an array of period architecture, made up of independent shops, classy bars, private residences and - importantly - some great hotels.

Lewes Castle is undoubtedly the town's main attraction. Kept in good condition, the castle is as good a place as any to learn about the county's past. Those with little interest in history can just take in the fabulous panoramic views from the castle's turrets.

The Newmarket Inn offers affordable two star accommodation, conveniently located on the main road into Lewes. There's a good restaurant on the site, and easy access to Brighton town centre and the universities.

Brighton: a Lively, Bohemian Centre

Brighton is the biggest and most popular holiday destination in East Sussex, and it is also the most diverse, offering some form of entertainment to suit all budgets.

For younger visitors, one of the city's major draws is the lively evening scenes. From night clubs to live music venues, there's fun to be had every night of the week. Weekends are typically the busiest, but the week night drinks deals tend to lure out good number of students. Those seeking a quieter way to enjoy the city can wander the bohemian lanes, which are packed with independent shops and cafés.

Two star accommodation is easy to find across the city. From the friendly B&Bs such as Clifton House to the quirkily-themed boutique hotels such as the Hotel Pelirocco, visitors have plenty of choice.

Eastbourne: a Touch of Elegance

Brighton may top the charts when it comes to entertainment, but if you're looking to sample the quintessential elegance of a Sussex seaside town, you're probably better off in nearby Eastbourne.

Eastbourne seafront is home to some of the most exquisite hotels in East Sussex, and not all of them come with top-end price tags. The Afton Hotel occupies a stunning Regency building. There's free WiFi, a meeting room, and even an on-site restaurant. All of the town's attractions are also within easy reach.

A Rural Getaway

East Sussex may be blessed with a good number of lively and historic towns, but it's the natural beauty of the county which attracts some visitors. The Sussex Downs National Park provide ample opportunity for picturesque walks, and the occasional National Trust property and quaint village pub provides the perfect supplement for those off days.

Highlights in terms of rural attractions include The Bluebell Railway - a steam train line running from East Grinstead to Sheffield Park - and Ashdown Forest, which features its very own Llama Park. Of course, there are plenty of excellent rural hotels and guesthouses to house you during your stay.