Access Statement

Access Statement for Kipps Backpackers - Brighton


We are a 36 bedded independent hostel situated in Brighton
The Hostel is situated over 4 Floors and offers dormitory rooms to private rooms. We are situated on a main busy road opposite the Royal Pavillion


* The nearest Train Station is Brighton, which is situated approx a 10
minute walk from the hostel
* The nearest Bus station is situated near the beach front, which is
approx 10 minutes walk from the hostel
* A Local taxi service has accessible taxis if required
* The hostels details can be seen at
* You can contact the hostel by phone or email (details below)

Arrival & Car Parking Facilities

* We do not have any parking facilities
* There are 2 NCP car parks close by and parking meters on the
street behind the hostel off Edward Street
* There is no coach parking available at the hostel, this is available on
the sea front.
* We are situated on a main road, so the drop off point would be on
Edward Street, a couple of minutes walk back to the hostel

Main Entrance, Reception & Ticketing Area

* There are 6 steps leading to the front door.
* Reception is located on the first floor
* Floor covering is carpet
* There is an intercom at the front door
* There is a pager system in place to alert staff 24 hours a day

Public Areas - Hall, Stairs, Landing, Corridors etc

* The corridors are quite dark as some areas do not have natural light
coming in
* The stairs leading to the 1st floor are steep
* Wi Fi throughout the hostel and a free internet pc is situated in the
lounge on the first floor.
* Floor covering is carpet

Public Areas - Sitting room, lounges, lobbies etc

* The lounge and bar area are situated on the 1st floor

Public WCs

* There is 1 main public WC off of the bar area on the 1st floor, there
are 2 steps leading from the bar to the toilet area
* The remaining WCs are situated in the hostel on the 3rd and 4th
* Staircase to the floors are quite narrow

Self-Catering Kitchen

* There is a self catering kitchen on the 1st floor next to the bar.
* There are 2 steps leading from the bar to the self catering kitchen
* There is 1 large free standing oven
* The flooring is vinyl

Additional Information

* No pets or dogs
* No Smoking
* A Member of staff is always available on site including at night.(Via a
pager system)
* Emergency Lighting and fire alarms fitted. We ensure that all guests
are evacuated in the event of a fire or any emergency require
* Evacuation procedures shown in each bedroom - pictoral and written

Kipps Brighton
76 Grand Parade

Telephone: +44 (0) 1273604182



Hours of operation: 8.30am-11.30pm daily

Future Plans

* We have no alterations planned
* We have no proposed adjustments to services and facilities

Contact Telephone and Email Address

We welcome your feedback to help us continually improve if you have any comments please phone
01273604182 or email