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Rebuilt in the 19th century by architect John Nash, this building features a unique mixture of classical and Indian styles, which has been labeled as "Hindu-Gothic."
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4/5 Pavilion Buildings | Pavilion Gardens, Brighton BN1 1EE, England
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Most Helpful Positive Review
Reviewed 25 April 2004

If you are in Brighton, definitely, definitely, definitely take the time to see the Royal Pavillion. If nothing else, the shock value of the interiors are worth the few pounds sterling it costs to get in. Although the decoration might be considered tacky, it has...More

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Most Helpful Critical Review
Reviewed 18 April 2003

I toured (unguided walking tour) this local landmark on my first and only trip to Brighton, England in December (2002). Is it worth a visit??? If you have between 30 minutes and two or three hours, and about 9 or 10 dollars a piece to...More

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Reviewed today

The splendour of this place is quite breathtaking. Very well worth a visit and a credit to the people who care for it.

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Reviewed today via mobile

This is so beautiful.stunning building...ice rink has been put up for Christmas and the New Year..walk around is so relaxing..

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Reviewed today

A well spent hour and a half with very helpful staff. Recommend a visit. Arrange parking beforehand or get a taxi!

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Reviewed today

I went to England on a school trip,the third week of October . We visited the Royal Pavilion in Brighton and it ' s simply amazing .The Pavilion was built for George 4th ,who was considered as an excessive king .The Palace was absolutely fantastic...More

Thank Nina_bkr
Reviewed today

So I went on a school trip in England,and the last day we went to Brighton. It's an interesting city whith the Royal Pavilion, but it's not free. Brighton is near the sea, which makes a beautiful view and many beaches of rocks. There are...More

Thank Mmldv1
Reviewed today

I went to Brighton on the 18th of October for a cultural trip with my english teachers and there was not a lot of tourists. There was a lot of varied shops and commercial center, there is also the Royal Pavillon which was very good...More

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Reviewed yesterday

Ostentation overload, the Pavilion is worth a visit. Todays Royal family would never get away with this.

Thank Jean L
Reviewed yesterday

A delightful place to visit. Amazing furnishings. Very opulent. Excellent audio commentary about the history of the palace.

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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

The Prince Regent’s seaside Palace has always been an iconic building in Brighton and has recently been refurbished. The Interior is lavish and very much over the top with it’s interpretation of Chinese decorations including massive dragons trailing huge chandeliers. The Prince Regent, later George...More

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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

well worth a visit a place with great history and amazing decor it has unbelievable artwork, decor and furniture with a distinct oriental feel and plenty of dragons ..when you enter each room make sure you look up

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22 August 2018|
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Response from Richard P | Reviewed this property |
I'd say two hours to really take in the detail. You could do it in less but it's not the cheapest place, and a quick scoot round probably isn't good value for the entry fee.
6 July 2018|
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Response from Paul D | Reviewed this property |
I found this too. Use Google maps.
6 July 2018|
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Response from Glenn A | Reviewed this property |
Yes, The Royal Pavilion is a long way from where it shows on the little map inset. It is much nearer the sea. If you tap on the little map it will bring up a bigger map. Expand that and look just east of the A23 a few... More