Irrespective of age, race, class, sexual orientation or disability we welcome you to The Moreland, Brighton. We aim to cater for the needs of visitors generally not requiring wheelchair access. The following is a summary of our provision. We are aware of and sensitive to the needs of people with disabilities and welcome all questions and are happy to help and assist wherever we can.C_TBW45_70
There is a very good bus service to all areas of Brighton the nearest bus stop is at the top of our road outside Waitrose in Western Road about 50 metres away. The train station is 7-
We have a comprehensive website but we do not produce printed brochures, however, we can send hard copies of any part of the website (which you can also print) or we can tell you about our accommodation via telephone or e-
You can contact us by telephone or e-
We are located half way down Montpelier Road (No. 33), on the left, just past the Western Road junction and our property is accessed via three steps up from the pavement (each about 20 cm high), there is no gate. We have one forecourt parking space –
Access to our reception is NOT suitable for wheelchairs. We have had guests stay that use a wheelchair as conveyance but who are also able to negotiate stairs with assistance.
We always help with luggage.
Entrance & Reception
Our front door is 84cm wide and leads into a porch with a further inner door of 80 cm wide, this is always locked but we do have a push button bell which is easily reached. There are no grab rails available. There is no public toilet.
The hallway has accessible width of 75 cm at it’s narrowest point. The inner lobby area is covered in core matting, the rest of the entrance hall is covered in carpet. There are no hand rails and no seating in the entrance hall or anywhere in the communal areas.
Public Areas and Bedrooms –
We have 8 rooms located over 5 floors.
Lower Ground Floor = 0 bedrooms
Lower Ground Floor = breakfast room
Ground Floor = 2 bedrooms & reception area = Rooms 1 & 2 (double rooms)
First Floor = 2 bedrooms = 17 standard height steps to Rooms 3 & 4 (double rooms)
Second Floor = 2 bedrooms = 35 standard height steps to Rooms 5 & 6 (double rooms)
Third Floor = 2 bedrooms = 50 standard height steps to Rooms 7 & 8 (double rooms)
All stairways have a continuous bannister handrail to the right-
All internal stairs and corridors are carpeted, they are well lit with bright clean decor throughout.
OUR ENTIRE PREMISES IS STRICTLY NON-
Room 1: ground floor, no internal steps, double en-
Room 2: ground floor, no internal steps, double en-
Room 3: first floor, 17 standard height steps, double en-
Room 4: first floor, 17 standard height steps, double en-
Room 5: second floor, 35 standard height steps, double en-
Room 6: second floor, 35 standard height steps, double en-
Room 7: third floor, 50 standard height steps, double en-
Room 8: third floor, 50 standard height steps, double en-
Room 3 has a bath.
En suite shower facilities have standard width openings with bi-
Rooms 7 & 8 ensuites have limited space.
All sanitary ware is of a standard make and height.
There are no grab rails in any of our ensuites.
All of our rooms are centrally heated and all radiators have individual thermostats.
All rooms have:
Remote controlled flat panel TV’s with built in DVD players,
DAB digital radio/alarm/iPOD docks,
Deep pile carpet,
Well stocked hospitality tray,
Bath sheets, hand towels and face cloths
There are photographs of all our rooms on our website and are a good representation.
Laundry facilities are not available but an iron and ironing board (2 of each) are available to borrow. For rooms 1, 2, 3 & 4 they can be found on the 1st half landing. For rooms 5, 6, 7 & 8 they can be found on the 2nd half landing.
The breakfast room is in the basement.
From the ground floor you go to the end of the corridor and turn left through a standard doorway, down one step, turning left again and going down a further 13 steps. There is a hand grabrail halfway down on the left. There is no grab rail from the top of the stairs.
Furniture is flexible and can be moved on request, Dining Tables are 60cm x 60cm square. Chairs are of a standard height without arms.
The breakfast is an extensive continental style and is self service from the buffet area. All items can be reached from a normal standing position. We do not wait the tables, but will serve tea/coffee.
With advance notice we are pleased to cater for any special dietary requirement including vegan, dairy-
This is carried out on the ground floor, where there is a table that has fresh flowers and general information on Brighton. This table can be used to rest upon to fill in the guest information forms. There are NOT any seats or toilets.