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YHA Brighton - Hostel

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Overview of YHA Brighton - Hostel

YHA Brighton - Hostel

4.0 star property

4.2/5 Very good

Popular amenities

  • Free WiFi
  • Restaurant
  • Breakfast available
  • Business services
  • Bar
  • Housekeeping
Old Steine, Brighton, England, BN1 1NH

Explore the area

  • Popular LocationBrighton Royal Pavilion3 min walk
  • Popular LocationBrighton Pier3 min walk
  • Popular LocationBrighton's Naturist Beach18 min walk
  • AirportLondon (LGW-Gatwick)42 min drive

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About this area


Located near the beach, YHA Brighton - Hostel is in Brighton City Centre, a neighbourhood in Brighton. Corn Exchange and Brighton Dome are cultural highlights, and some of the area's attractions include Brighton Pier and SEA LIFE Brighton. Beaded Lily and Cliffe High Street are also worth visiting.

What's nearby

  • SEA LIFE Brighton - 3 min walk
  • Brighton Royal Pavilion - 3 min walk
  • Brighton Pier - 3 min walk
  • Brighton Beach - 3 min walk
  • Brighton's Naturist Beach - 18 min walk

Getting around

  • Brighton Station - 14 min walk
  • Gatwick Airport (LGW) - 43 min drive

About this property

YHA Brighton - Hostel

4-star hostel located in Brighton City Centre
YHA Brighton - Hostel provides amenities, such as a bar and a restaurant. Stay connected with free in-room WiFi.
You'll also find perks such as:
  • Full breakfast (surcharge), smoke-free property and meeting rooms
  • A 24-hour front desk, a lift and luggage storage
  • Guest reviews give top marks for the helpful staff
Room features
All 51 rooms offer amenities such as free WiFi.
Extra amenities include:
  • Free infant beds and daily housekeeping


Chinese (Cantonese), Chinese (Mandarin), Czech, Dutch, English, Portuguese, Spanish

Cleaning and safety practices

Enhanced cleanliness measures

High-touch surfaces are cleaned and disinfected

Social distancing

Social distancing measures in place
This information is provided by our partners.

Property amenities


  • Available in all rooms: Free WiFi
  • Available in some public areas: Free WiFi

Parking and public transport

  • No on-site parking available

Food and drink

  • Full breakfast available for a fee daily 7:30 AM–10:00 AM: GBP 9.95 per person
  • 1 restaurant
  • 1 bar

Family friendly

  • Free cots/infant beds
  • Snack bar/deli


  • Lift

Guest services

  • 24-hour front desk
  • Daily housekeeping
  • Luggage storage

Business services

  • Meeting rooms


  • If you have any requests for specific accessibility needs, please contact the property using the information on the reservation confirmation received after booking.
  • In-room accessibility (select rooms)
  • Step-free path to entrance
  • Well-lit path to entrance
  • Wheelchair-accessible path to lift
  • Wheelchair accessible (may have limitations)


  • Smoke-free property

Room amenities


  • Free cots/infant beds

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Check-in from 3:00 PM - anytime
Minimum check-in age - 18


Check-out before 10 AM

Special check-in instructions

Front desk staff will greet guests on arrival
For more details, please contact the property using the information on the booking confirmation
All adult guests are required to present a valid government-issued photo ID card at check-in.
The name and address on the booking must match the photo ID presented by the guest at check-in. This property does not accept name changes for existing bookings.

Access methods

Staffed front desk


Pets not allowed (service animals are welcome, and are exempt from fees)

Children and extra beds

Children are welcome
Rollaway/extra beds are not available.
Free cots are available on request at the property

Payment types at the property

Important information

Optional extras

  • Fee for full breakfast: GBP 9.95 per person (approximately)
  • Towels available for a fee (or guests may bring their own)

The above list may not be comprehensive. Fees and deposits may not include tax and are subject to change.

You need to know

This property is managed by a professional host. The provision of housing is linked to their trade, business, or profession
Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on property policy
Government-issued photo identification and a credit card, debit card or cash deposit may be required at check-in for incidental charges
Special requests are subject to availability upon check-in and may incur additional charges; special requests cannot be guaranteed
Special cancellation policies or charges may apply for group reservations (more than 8 rooms for the same property/stay dates)
Be prepared: check the latest COVID-19 travel requirements and measures in place for this destination before you travel.
Please note that cultural norms and guest policies may differ by country and by property; the policies listed are provided by the property
Please note that this property does not charge an additional temporary membership fee. Discounts are not available for members of YHA (England and Wales) or IYHF as part of this booking.

National rating

This establishment has received its official star rating from VisitEngland, the National Tourist Board for England.

Property is also known as

YHA Brighton Hostel
YHA Brighton
YHA Brighton - Hostel Brighton
YHA Brighton - Hostel Hostel/Backpacker accommodation
YHA Brighton - Hostel Hostel/Backpacker accommodation Brighton

Frequently asked questions

Is YHA Brighton - Hostel pet-friendly?

No, only service animals are welcome at the property.

How much does it cost to stay at ?

As of 2 Dec 2022, prices found for a 1-night stay for 2 adults at on 27 Dec 2022 start from €46.35, including taxes and fees. This price is based on the lowest nightly price found in the last 24 hours for stays in the next 30 days. Prices are subject to change. Choose your dates for more accurate prices.

How much is parking at YHA Brighton - Hostel?

This property doesn't offer parking.

What time is check-in at YHA Brighton - Hostel?

Check-in is from 3:00 PM - anytime.

What time is check-out at YHA Brighton - Hostel?

Checkout is at 10 AM.

Where is YHA Brighton - Hostel located?

Located in Brighton City Centre, this hostel is steps away from Old Police Cells Museum, Brighton Beach and Brighton Royal Pavilion. SEA LIFE Brighton and Brighton Pier are also within 5 minutes. Brighton Station is 14 minutes by foot and Brighton (BSH-Brighton Train Station) is 14 minutes.

Can I cancel my reservation for free at YHA Brighton - Hostel and receive a full refund?

Yes, YHA Brighton - Hostel offers free cancellation on select room rates, because flexibility matters! Please refer to YHA Brighton - Hostel cancellation policy on our site for more details about any exclusions or requirements.

Overall score and ratings


Very good

Rating 5 - Excellent. 113 out of 216 reviews" "
" "5 - Excellent 52%
Rating 4 - Good. 66 out of 216 reviews" "
" "4 - Good 31%
Rating 3 - Okay. 20 out of 216 reviews" "
" "3 - Okay 9%
Rating 2 - Poor. 9 out of 216 reviews" "
" "2 - Poor 4%
Rating 1 - Terrible. 8 out of 216 reviews" "
" "1 - Terrible 4%




Staff & service




Property conditions & facilities



4/5 Good

Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, amenities, property conditions & facilities

5/5 Excellent

Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, amenities, property conditions & facilities
Excellent staff, very nice, would come here again
Stayed 1 night in Oct 2022

5/5 Excellent

Stayed 1 night in Aug 2022

4/5 Good

Stayed 1 night in Aug 2022

5/5 Excellent

Travelled with family
Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, property conditions & facilities, room comfort
Fantastic stay , what a find , we will be back ! Spotlessly clean , friendly /helpful staff , loved the breakfast , amazing value for money and a sea view !!!
Comfy bunk beds
Stayed 2 nights in Jul 2022

2/5 Poor

Disliked: Cleanliness, property conditions & facilities
When i arrived was was late for a wedding quickly and dashed to wedding when i arrived back there was a brown stain on the quilt cover,around 2am i was woken the the very loud sound of pigeons chooing did not stop all night so loud impossible to sleep at 6am the person in the room above started bieng sick evet 30 to 40 minstill i check out i informed the reception about my experience just a oh sorry that reacition was quite insulting the pigeons must be nest there not a sudden problem i paid £110 for a single room with no sleep frankly terrible stay
Stayed 1 night in Jul 2022

1/5 Terrible

Stayed 1 night in Jun 2022

4/5 Good

Stayed 1 night in Jun 2022

5/5 Excellent

Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, property conditions & facilities, room comfort
Stayed 1 night in Jun 2022

5/5 Excellent

Travelled with group
Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, property conditions & facilities
Needed a location in middle of Brighton to stay over after a music gig , this was perfect and we knew what we were getting , clean and good value for money
Stayed 1 night in May 2022