The Lanes, Brighton

4.2
#1 of 7 in Neighborhoods in East Sussex
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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  • Very interesting and nice place in Brighton. Full of life and tings to offer. You never get bored there. Also, it’s a very iconic and characteristic place, so I definitely recommend a visit even if...  more »
  • Honestly, could not see what all the fuss was about - and overall not that impressed. Very difficult to navigate (although some would like this) - did not see or find anything I wanted to buy - there....  more »

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