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Brighton Pier

Enjoy fun-filled hours at this Brighton attraction, home to fairground rides, amusement arcades and classic seaside snacks.

Brighton Pier is the heart of the town’s seaside entertainment scene. Spend an afternoon eating cotton candy and riding thrilling roller coasters and come back in the evening for a stroll.

Head to the Victorian pier’s modern theme park for its mix of thrill, traditional and children’s rides. Go for a spin on the roller coaster, brace for a splash landing on the log flume, ride the bumper cars and check out the ghostly going-ons in the Horror Hotel.

The pier’s Booster ride offers fantastic views over the pier, taking you up 130 feet (39.6 meters) before dropping down at a rate of 60 miles per hour (96.5 kilometers per hour). Set 0.3 miles (0.5 kilometers) out into the water, the Helter Skelter ride offers views as far as the Isle of Wight.

Play video and other games at the Palace of Fun and at the Dome, two large amusement arcades.

Be sure to enjoy some of pier’s traditional food, such as doughnuts and hot dogs. There are more than 30 food kiosks as well as bars and a fish and chip restaurant.

Enjoy a stroll along the pier and admire its Victorian decorative ironwork features. These walks are particularly lovely on warm summer evenings around sunset, when you can watch the lights come on and illuminate the surrounding area. From here, you can see the remains of the pier's old rival, the West Pier. Storm damage and fires finished off the structure, and all that can be seen today are parts of its metal skeleton.

Brighton Pier and its theme park are open every day except Christmas Day. Admission to the pier is free, although you will have to pay to enter the fairground. Tickets are available for unlimited rides all day long. The pier is located across the road from Brighton’s main bus station, while the railway station is within walking distance. Street parking is available for a fee nearby.


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Jurys Inn Brighton Waterfront ¥8,179
Jurys Inn Brighton Waterfront

Jurys Inn Brighton Waterfront

Kings Road Brighton, Brighton, England
     
    4.0 out of 5.0 Stars

    Nestled on the beach, this Seafront hotel is within a 5-minute walk of Brighton Fishing Museum, Brighton Beach, and Brighton Pier. Brighton Centre and Brighton Sea Life Centre are also within 5 minutes. Brighton Station is 14 minutes by foot and Brighton London Road Station is 27 minutes.

    Legends Hotel Brighton ¥5,718
    Legends Hotel Brighton

    Legends Hotel Brighton

    31-34 Marine Parade, Brighton, England
       
      3.0 out of 5.0 Stars

      Located in Kemptown, this beachfront hotel is in the city center and within a 5-minute walk of Brighton Sea Life Centre and Brighton Pier. Brighton Beach and Brighton Royal Pavilion are also within 10 minutes. Brighton Station is 19 minutes by foot and Brighton London Road Station is 28 minutes.

      Royal Albion Hotel ¥5,186
      Royal Albion Hotel

      Royal Albion Hotel

      35 Old Steine, Brighton, England
         
        3.0 out of 5.0 Stars

        Located in Seafront, this beachfront hotel is in the city center, just steps from Brighton Sea Life Centre, Brighton Beach, and Brighton Pier. Brighton Centre and Brighton Royal Pavilion are also within 10 minutes. Brighton Station is 16 minutes by foot and Brighton London Road Station is 25 minutes.

        Queens Hotel ¥7,849
        Queens Hotel

        Queens Hotel

        1-3 Kings Road, Brighton, England
           
          3.0 out of 5.0 Stars

          Located in Seafront, this beachfront hotel is in the city center and within a 5-minute walk of Brighton Beach, Brighton Pier, and Brighton Sea Life Centre. Brighton Royal Pavilion and Brighton Centre are also within 10 minutes. Brighton Station is 15 minutes by foot and Brighton London Road Station is 27 minutes.

          Jurys Inn Brighton ¥5,186
          Jurys Inn Brighton

          Jurys Inn Brighton

          101 Stroudley Road, Brighton, England
             
            4.0 out of 5.0 Stars

            Located in Brighton City Centre, this eco-friendly hotel is within a 15-minute walk of Brighton Toy and Model Museum, Brighton Dome, and Brighton Theatre Royal. Brighton Centre and Brighton Beach are also within 1 mi (2 km). Brighton Station is only a 4-minute walk and Brighton London Road Station is 12 minutes.

            The Old Ship Hotel ¥5,188
            The Old Ship Hotel

            The Old Ship Hotel

            Kings Road, Brighton, England
               
              4.0 out of 5.0 Stars

              Located in Seafront, this beachfront hotel is in the city center and within a 5-minute walk of Brighton Fishing Museum and Brighton Centre. Brighton Pier and Brighton Beach are also within 10 minutes. Brighton Station is 13 minutes by foot and Brighton London Road Station is 28 minutes.

              Hotel du Vin Brighton ¥10,507
              Hotel du Vin Brighton

              Hotel du Vin Brighton

              2 Ship Street, Brighton, England
                 
                4.0 out of 5.0 Stars

                Nestled on the beach, this Seafront hotel is within a 5-minute walk of Brighton Fishing Museum and Brighton Centre. Brighton Pier and Brighton Beach are also within 10 minutes. Brighton Station is 13 minutes by foot and Brighton London Road Station is 27 minutes.

                The Grand Brighton ¥12,236
                The Grand Brighton

                The Grand Brighton

                97-99 King's Road, Brighton, England
                   
                  4.0 out of 5.0 Stars

                  Located in Seafront, this beachfront hotel is in the city center, just steps from Brighton Centre and Brighton Beach. Brighton Pier and British Airways i360 are also within 10 minutes. Brighton Station is 13 minutes by foot and Brighton London Road Station is 28 minutes.