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Excellent 5/5 Score from 36 reviews

Seafront Penthouse With Private Sun Terrace

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Excellent 5/5 Score from 36 reviews

from £85 /night

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Private sun terrace

Penthouse / 1 bedrooms / sleeps 4

Key Info
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 0 km
  • Great for children of all ages
  • Car not necessary
  • No pets allowed

Directly overlooking the sea this is a beautiful, newly refurbished, one-bedroom luxury penthouse apartment at the top of an iconic seafront building. Stunning panoramic and uninterrupted direct sea views from the living room, bedroom, and 7.3 x 1.7m private sun terrace with doors opening onto the terrace from both the living room and bedroom.

The apartment is furnished and equipped to a very high standard with everything you may need for your stay, including high quality Egyptian cotton bedlinen and White Company towels. Fast wireless broadband and wall-mounted LCD televisions in both living room and bedroom with Virgin TV / films package. Beautiful bespoke Italian blue granite kitchen and stunning bespoke designer bathroom with luxurious under-floor heating. We are delighted to be in Tripadvisor's top 10 guest-rated of all holiday apartments in Brighton and Hove.

Embassy Court is a beautiful and historic listed 1930s Modernist building, and the apartment and its immediate neighbours were the first ever penthouse apartments to be built in the UK. The architect Wells Coates's top priority for the apartment was pleasure and making the most of the wonderful top floor view. The sea-facing private sun terrace, windows, and glass doors therefore run the entire length of the apartment giving a real sense of openness and space. Note from the pictures that the bedroom is small and designed purely for sleeping, but with its whole wall made up of windows and French doors you can sit up in bed and look out to sea!

The apartment is close to all central Brighton has to offer with its eclectic shops and restaurants, the Pier, and The Lanes, and has many fantastic amenities on its doorstep including one of the best rated restaurants in Brighton (The Gingerman). Waitrose supermarket is a few minutes walk. Brighton and Hove stations are a few minutes by taxi, Gatwick Airport thirty minutes by train and London fifty minutes by train.

Please note that the apartment is ideal for a couple. While it can sleep four (with sofabed) it is a small apartment so is best suited to two adults with up to two children. Bookings for three or four adults may be considered but it would be a very tight squeeze and we generally prefer not to crowd the apartment or our neighbours.

A three-night minimum stay applies to Bank Holiday and Brighton Marathon weekends, four-night minimum to High Summer, Easter, Christmas and New Year periods.

LIVING ROOM (4.2m x 3.2m)

Directly facing the seafront with sea views stretching across entire length of room and doors opening onto the private sea-facing sun terrace. Real Scandinavian wood floors, sofa seating for three (converts to sofabed with pocket-sprung mattress), wall-mounted LCD TV, wi-fi, dining table and chairs for four.

KITCHEN (2.6m x 1.9m)

Fully fitted and well equipped bespoke kitchen with real Italian blue granite surfaces and all new Siemens appliances (dishwasher, washer-dryer, fridge-freezer, microwave, convection hob and oven). Far-reaching views across Brighton and Hove to the Sussex Downs. Real Scandinavian wood floors.

BEDROOM (2.7m x 2.5m)

Directly facing the seafront, small bedroom with enormous sea views along the length of the room and doors opening onto the private sea-facing sun terrace. Double bed, wall-mounted LCD TV, small wardrobe, real Scandinavian wood floors.

BATHROOM (2.4m x 2m)

Bespoke Italian fully tiled bathroom with luxurious under-floor heating and deep bath with Hansgrohe rainfall shower over.

SUN TERRACE (7.3m x 1.7m)

Directly facing the seafront, fully tiled sun terrace with designer planters from Chelsea Flower Show award winner Fernando Gonzalez, stunning panoramic sea views, dining seating for two.

Parking can be arranged on request at extra charge. There is lift access but as a listed building with some steps and the lifts being very small we regret that there is no wheelchair access. Travel cot with mattress and highchair provided on request free of charge.

If you are interested in staying with us please let us know your preferred dates and we'll be delighted to come back to you asap. As a small and friendly team we also always really appreciate any info you might like to give about you and your trip.

Size Sleeps up to 4, 1 bedrooms
Will consider Corporate bookings
Access Car not necessary
Family friendly Great for children of all ages, Suitable for people with restricted mobility
Notes No pets allowed, No smoking at this property

Features and Facilities

Luxuries Internet access, DVD player, Sea view
General Central heating, TV, Satellite TV, Wi-Fi available
Standard Kettle, Toaster, Iron, Hair dryer
Utilities Clothes dryer, Dishwasher, Cooker, Microwave, Fridge, Freezer, Washing machine
Rooms 1 bedroom, 1 bathrooms of which 1 Family bathrooms, Solarium or roof terrace
Furniture 1 Sofa beds, Double beds (1), Cots (1), Dining seats for 4, Lounge seats for 3
Other Linen provided, Towels provided, High chair
Outdoors Balcony or terrace
Access Parking

About this location

The Brighton and Hove region

Sussex includes the seaside resorts of Brighton and Hove, Hastings and Eastbourne as well as historic towns like Rye and Arundel. West Sussex offers excellent walking, yachting and is home to 'Glorious Goodwood'. East Sussex is home to the rolling South Downs and beauty spots such as the Seven Sisters, Beachy Head, and Devil's Dyke.


Read up on Brighton and Hove - tons of things to do, easy access further afield including London.

Walk out of the building onto the seafront. Take a left and you're in Brighton take a right and you're in Hove.

Best of both worlds, walking distance to everything you'd need including nearby groceries stores and plenty of restaurants. Waitrose is a 5 minute walk-away.

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Review 1-10 of 36

15 Feb 2015


"Excellent location, beautifully appointed apartment."

Had romantic valentines stay in this lovely place - wish it was mine. Small but perfectly formed with stunning views. Every small detail been thought of and extremely helpful and attentive owner. H… More

17 Dec 2014


"exactly as described, no disappointment!"

Lovely place, nothing is missing, it is as described and communication with owner was outstanding from day one. the owners look after their property and their customers, and are very accommodating. … More

17 Nov 2014


"What a place! What a view!"

Spent a glorious 4 days in the apartment in October, and had a wonderful time. It has everything you could need, and is the perfect bolthole away from the noise and bustle of Brighton while being righ… More

20 Oct 2014


"Perfect place in every way!"

My cousin and I stayed here for a week in September. Although I booked it because of the view (which is spectacular) everything else was top notch as well. Whatever you need is in this apartment. W… More

14 Sep 2014


"Ideal,inside and out!"

A great amount of care has been taken with the furnishing and decorating of this apartment,plus the kitchen and bathroom are outstanding.The terrace is roomy and the sea views fantastic,as far as the marina in one direction and far into Hove the other.For us,the location is perfect,walkable into Hove or into Brighton,all along the seafront,plus only a few minutes walk to Western Road with it's choice of shops,pubs and restaurants. Despite the floor to ceiling windows and doors (fantastic views!) there was no traffic or street noise to be heard. Building security was good,the lifts small,but vital for the 10th floor. All in all we loved it ,a perfect short break base. Olivia,who I liaised with,was most helpful and friendly.

1 Sep 2014



We had a lovely week here. The flat was in an excellent location with a fantastic direct view of the sea and also of Hove from the kitchen. Everything in the flat was to a high standard and we had e… More

15 Aug 2014


"Wonderful clean and modern Apartment with great views"

I have just spent a week at this wonderful Apartment. I loved it and I didn't want to come home! The decor is great and the view is fantastic. The sea seams so close that you feel you could touch it … More

11 Aug 2014


"Wow factor apartment!"

This was the perfect apartment for us, small though it is (as it is described) - it had everything we needed and a great vibe. We loved waking up each morning 10 floors above the promenade and being a… More

28 May 2014


"Fabulous view of Brighton's seafront"

The apartment is on the top floor of the building and has a great balcony and view overlooking the sea front. When the sun shines, the balcony gets the sun for a large part of the day. The apartment has everything you need with modern equipment and decor. The double bedroom is very small and not for those who like to be surrounded by space, but we found the bed very comfortable and the room perfectly adequate. The parking space is an added bonus in Brighton. Although we did not meet Olivia in person, she was very friendly and responsive to our questions etc. We will definitely be returning another time.

21 May 2014


"Wow, what a fabulous place"

Don't like Brighton and had no intention of going there, noisy crowded and a bit tacky. However, looked and looked for a hotel with a seaview for a quiet break after an incredibly stressful time. In desperation looked in Brighton, still no suitable hotel, checked finally for a rental and found this place. GOOD CALL! Fantastic sea view, and high enough that the noise and dramas of a Brighton weekend could have been on another planet. So much better than the best Hotel, as we just sat on the balcony, cooked our own food (big saving on overpriced noisy restaurants) and enjoyed the killer view. The place wasn't big but absolutely perfect for a couple, and we reckon we'll go back and take the kids - we'll fit, and it'll be worth it. Finally, the icing on the cake was the very best and most genuine service from the owner/manager. No customer care course graduate this, just someone who was enthusiastic, friendly and efficient. Nothing matches this. However hard I try I can't think of anything negative to say - the only downside was the bongo drummer on the beach below in teh middle fo the night, and I can't blame the owner for that!

Review 1-10 of 36

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      Calendar last updated:01 Apr 2015

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