There is plenty of things to do when you visit England's premier seaside city, Brighton. Whether you are here for a weekend or just an overnight stay, the adventures are endless! Discover the independent shops and cafes of North Laine and The Laines, blow away the cobwebs with a walk along Brighton beach or the famous pier and finish the day with a night out enjoying Brighton's buzzing bar and food scene.
Just a 2-minute walk from My Brighton, enjoy the best shopping on the English south coast. Visit the many pubs, cafes, theaters and museums that define Brighton's bohemian and cultural quarter.
Visit http://northlaine.co.uk/ for more information!
Take an easy 10-minute stroll to the famous Brighton Pier. Opened in 1899, the Brighton Pier is home to fairground rides, bars, restaurants and deckchairs to enjoy the sea view.
Visit http://brightonpier.co.uk/ for more information!
Brighton Beach greets guests on warm and sunny days. Just a 10-minute walk from our hotel, enjoy sitting at the beach with your family or friends or walking along the Pier for exciting food and shopping opportunities. The British weather can be famously unpredictable but even on wet weather days there is nowhere better to blow away the cobwebs!
We're proud to have Chilli Pickle onsite at My Brighton. This award-winning restaurant offers and bright and airy dining space serving street food-inspired dishes and homemade ice-creams.
The Chilli Pickle is a family run and nationally recognised Indian bistro. Centrally located, this popular independent restaurant features in the top ten restaurants in Brighton and Hove, boasts a number of awards, and has some very excellent reviews.
Small Batch Coffee offer amazing, top quality coffee online as well as having coffee shops across the South East including within My Brighton. They've been roasting in Brighton since 2006.
Award-winning cocktail bar!
Voted "Best Drinking Venue 2017" at the Brighton Restaurant Awards, at Merkaba we believe cocktails should be enjoyed in a beautiful, cultured and relaxed environment. Come on down with friends and family to celebrate life with an artisan cocktail from our extensive and ever-changing menu.
Monday to Wednesday – 5:00pm to 12:00am
Thursday – 4:00pm to 01:00am
Friday – 12:00pm to 01:00am
Saturday -12:00pm to 02:00am
Sunday – 03:00pm to 11:00pm
To book a table at Merkaba please contact our team on
01273 900 387 or firstname.lastname@example.org
*Smart Casual dress code applies. The management reserves the right to refuse entry to the premises at all times.
The Grade I listed Brighton Dome has had many guises. Over its 200-year history, the venue has been a stable block, a temporary hospital, a roller rink and now the south coast's leading multi-arts venue.
Since it first leapt into view in 1967, Brighton Festival has become one of the major milestones in the cultural calendar and the country’s leading and most progressive mixed-arts festival.
Each May, England's 'city on the edge' hosts three packed weeks of prestigious premieres, international commissions, daring collaborations and memorable performances from the worlds of dance, music, theatre, visual arts, books and outdoor spectacle.
The Great Escape is the festival for new music, showcasing 450 emerging artists from all over the world in 30+ walkable venues across the city. It’s the first place to discover your new favourite artist and see them in an intimate setting before they go on to headline major festival stages.
TGE is also attended by the music industry who are on the hunt for the next big thing. They run a convention alongside the gigs featuring insightful panels, topical debates, keynote speeches and networking opportunities in abundance.
Right next door to My Brighton is Jubilee Square - Brighton’s newest and most exciting outdoor venue. The space is used for a diverse range of cultural activities including Live Art showcases, street theatre, exhibitions, community events, outdoor screenings and music events.
Yes - award-winning sparling wine in England to rival champagne from France!
Ridgeview welcomes visitors to its beautiful vineyard and winery which is nestled at the foot of the South Downs in the village of Ditchling. It is in an ideal location set within the picturesque South Downs national park and close to the bustling city of Brighton.
Ridgeview is a family company dedicated to the production of the highest quality sparkling wine using traditional sparkling grape varieties and methods. Devotion to the vineyards and winemaking has resulted in Ridgeview being the proud winners of numerous international sparkling wine trophies.
For visitor details check out their website below.
Silo was conceived from a desire to innovate the food industry whilst demonstrating respect: respect for the environment, respect for the way our food is generated and respect for the nourishment given to our bodies. This means that the Silo team create everything from its whole form cutting out food miles and over-processing whilst preserving nutrients and the integrity of the ingredients in the process.
Its brewery, old tree creates fermented drinks using foraged and intercepted plants, herbs, vegetables and fruit. They have their own flour mill which turns ancient varieties of wheat into flour the original way, opposing over-processed industrialised bread making techniques. The team churn their own butter, make their own almond milk, roll their own oats and support a nose to tail ideology, meaning that if an animal dies for food we will maximise the whole beast, respectfully.
Situated in the heart of the Laines, Hell's Kitchen's been serving Brighton since 1951. It's a New York style deli with a sunny attitude, serving a wide range of products from its Bad ass sandwiches, freshly baked pastries & healthy salads, not to mention their famous Latkes. The team cook and prepare all food on site daily in their hellish kitchen.
The Brighton & Hove Food and Drink Festival is a year-round celebration of food and drink with the Sussex and The World Market Big Weekender taking place every May and August on Hove Lawns, alongside events which include the Sussex Gourmet & Wine Bus Tours and International Chef Exchange.
With local producers, growers, restaurants, bars and food retailers firmly at it’s heart, it’s a showcase of the fantastic food, drink and hospitality to be found in the city and surrounding Sussex. We also work alongside international destinations in Europe and further afield to co-promote the gastronomic offering of Sussex and our partner regions globally.
Rated by the New York Post in February 2012 as one of the world's leading local food events, the festival is a not-for-profit Community Interest Company run by members of the business community with generous support from our sponsors, supporters and patrons.
Twice a year artists and makers open their houses and studios, providing art lovers the chance to browse and buy original artwork direct from the artist. With a focus on quality and value for money, the Artists Open Houses festival aims to bring a dynamic mix of arts and crafts to the widest possible audience, providing visitors and viewers with engaging and inspiring experiences.
Visitors can expect to see a wide range of art including jewellery, ceramics and textiles, paintings, sculpture, printmaking, photography and many other media whilst also having the opportunity to chat directly with the artists. The Artists Open Houses festival is free for visitors and open to everyone.
A home-from-home for the people that make Brighton great. Situated in Brighton’s counter-cultural heart – North Laine - Kooks serves breakfast and brunch until 5pm with mains from midday, and a dinner menu kicks in from 6pm.
Head chef Richard Shakespeare has a passion for fresh, well-sourced ingredients and big flavours at prices that won’t break the bank, all complimented by a well-stocked bar, extensive wine list, craft beer and a soundtrack curated by dj/producer Tim Healey.
Founded by former MasterChef contestant Stacie Stewart, the Eat Naked Cafe is Brighton's first clean eating super food cafe. It serves nourishing, natural food, free from chemicals and processing, gluten, wheat, refined sugars and pretty much free from dairy too. A very delicious and guilt-free experience!
The Royal Pavilion is an exotic palace in the centre of Brighton with a colourful history. Built as a seaside pleasure palace for King George IV, this historic house mixes Regency grandeur with the visual style of India and China.
Save 10% off entry tickets purchased online at their website
Julien Plumart Boutique et Salon de is the creative outlet to Julien’s passion and quest for perfection. Situated in the heart of Brighton it is the perfect place to meet for tea and cake, treat yourself to an afternoon tea in our Tea Room or get a luxurious box of macarons.
Julien injects creativity, fun and ingenuity into all he does. His products are brimming with artistic flair, delectable flavours, high quality French ingredients, seasonal produce and a love of all things French. They are a marriage of workmanship, artistry, and an eagerness to please.
They display an impressive selection of 18 flavours of macarons along with dozens of delicate cakes and exquisite tarts.
Also check out sister shop - Julien Plumart Café: the epitome of a Parisian Patisserie-Café.
We have partnered with Freedom Leisure (right next to the hotel) so My Brighton guests can work out. Discount passes are available for swimming, gym, sauna and steam room, each activity is just £2.50 per session with a pass. Ask at reception for passes, more information on the facilities can be found here.
We’re proud to be working with Massages Brighton. They provide a comprehensive range of high-quality treatments, compatible with your individual needs. The techniques used will not only help you to ease muscle tension and alleviate aches and pains but also leave you feeling relaxed and refreshed.
– Deep Tissue massage
– Swedish massage
– Sports massage
– Therapeutic massage
– Aromatherapy massage
– Indian Head massage
– 30min – £40
– 60min – £60
– 90min – £80