Brighton & Hove has wireless internet hotspots popping up all over town mainly due to the Wi-Fi installation company Looseconnection and Pier to Pier but also thanks to a few forward thinking publicans, hoteliers and café owners. Here are some we know of, please feel free to add to the list.
Pubs with wireless connectivity:
Brighton Tavern, 100 Gloucester Road, Brighton;
The Crescent, 6 Clifton Hill, Brighton;
Freemasons, 38-39 Western Road, Hove;
The Juggler, 21 Western Road, Hove;
Montpelier Inn, Montpelier Place, Brighton;
The Norfolk Arms (formerly Polar West), Western Road, Hove;
The Open House, Springfield Road, Brighton;
The Red Lion, 1 Hove Place, Hove;
Walk of Fame Café, Brighton Marina, Brighton,
The Druids Head, 9 Brighton Place, Brighton, The Globe, Middle Street,
Prince Albert pub at 48 Trafalgar Street,
The Bath Arms 4 - 5 Meeting House Lane
Also see below.
Pier to Pier, Brighton Seafront
Free wireless internet covering the beach and seafront between the piers alongside a few 'inland' points - see map here. Run as a non-profit community group operated by volunteers they also provide a beach wind sensor and a web cam.
Free wireless internet points at:
Riptide, Kings Road Arches, Brighton BN1 1NB
Brighton Sailing Club, 109 Kings Road Arches, Brighton
The Fishing Museum, Kings Road Arches, Brighton
(the three nodes above give coverage pretty much anywhere on the beach between the piers, as long as the user can see an antenna)
The Granville Hotel, 124 Kings Rd, Brighton, BN1 2FA
Audio, 10 Marine Parade, Brighton, BN2 1TL
Springfield Road, Brighton
Livingstone Road, Hove
Heist, 57 West Street, Brighton
Cuckmere Pub, 15 Western Street, Brighton
Denmark Terrace, Brighton
The Dragon, 58 St Geoges Rd, Kemptown, Brighton
The Pub formerly known as the Queens Head, 10a Steine Street, Brighton
Looseconnection is installing Wi-Fi internet hotspots in cafés and bars across the South of England. Their basic Wi-Fi service is FREE at all hotspots. Wherever you see the logo displayed (right) you can connect to the network. Even Brighton beach is covered! See the map below for their current hotspots.
Also check-out our Cyber Cafés page...