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The Lanes, Brighton and Hove

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Neighborhood · Shopping
A quaint city neighborhood of narrow alleyways, small boutiques, and cozy restaurants, The Lanes is widely regarded as a shopper’s paradise. This historic district, once the heart of a fishing town, hosts an eclectic mix of shops, tiny cafes, and lively bars. Buskers add a musical note to the scene as visitors from all corners of the globe explore this maze of twisting lanes, which follow the pattern of the old fishing town’s streets. Spend a lazy day here searching for one-of-a-kind gifts. Enjoy a meal and a drink at one of the area’s pubs, always teeming with friendly locals, and hosting regular musical events. Use our Brighton and Hove day trip planner to visit The Lanes on your trip to Brighton and Hove, and learn what else travelers and our writers recommend seeing nearby.
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  • The lanes are narrow alleys intertwining the back streets of Brighton...and occupied by many independent shops, which I love. Brighton is like the Manchester of the south...free spirited...  more »
  • The Lanes are the best part of Brighton & Hove, you just need to know were to find them. They have so many odd, wonderful and mysterious shops and I absolutely love shopping there.  more »

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