Archive for August, 2011

Oriental Live and Farewell To Jenna

1 September

Don’t forget to come to my music night tomorrow night (1 September) in our gorgeous cocktail bar.
Entertainment starts at 7:30 with me and my friends.

I have worked my final shift as a receptionist today as I am sadly leaving The Oriental to persue my music and studies. I have loved working here and want to say a massive thank you to all the staff and guests I have met. It has been a real pleasure and a hotel that I adore. I will still be running music nights on the first Thursday of every month so I hope to see you at those events.

Jenna xxx

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Oriental Live – September 1

Wow… this month’s Oriental Live seems to have come round quick !

jenna-guitarOur monthly music nights have been going since June and have been a huge success for us. If you haven’t been to one yet, then come on down this Thursday (1 September) from 7:30 and enjoy entertainment from Jenna Bennett and Friends in our gorgeous cocktail bar.

www.facebook.com/jennabennettmusic

For more information call 01273 205050

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Radical Bloomsbury Exhibition

The Art of Duncan Grant and Vanessa Bell, 1905-1925

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Brighton Museum , found in the beautiful Pavilion Gardens , is currently holding an exhibition of the Bloomsbury Artists (who have long been associated with Sussex through their Charlestown home) .

The exhibition , which is running until October , showcases the contribution from Duncan Grant and Vanessa Bell , as well as exploring the relationship between their work and the Avant-Garde art from 1905-1925. Focussing on paintings , textiles ,  screen and painted room panels.

For more information please click here

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Jools Holland

December 11, @ The Brighton Centre

joolsThe king of Boogie-woogie is back in town with his rhythm and blues orchestra and Shane MacGowan as his special guest. Holland will be performing all of his classic songs and his new material, covering aspects of all of his solo-career.
It is needless to say that this is going to be an incredible show – a perfect idea for early an Christmas treat.
For more information please follow this link.

Book your accommodation now, call us at The Oriental 01273205050.

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Oriental Facebook, Like – Love – Share

www.facebook.com/theorientalbrighton

Like us on facebook for all the latest offers, photos, news and updates on our gorgeous boutique and this amazing, vibey city.

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Taste The Summer

summer-cocktailThe Oriental is situated just off the seafront and after a day on the beach we recommend you come to our bar and try one of our many refreshing cocktails. We are currently expanding our menu and are always open to suggestions and variations so we can make sure our drinks are exactly how you want them to be.

Our personal summer favourites:

Amaretto Cooler – Disaronno, orange and cranberry juice stirred with ice and lime
Byzantine – Basil, Gin, pineapple juice shaken with ice, passion fruit syrup and lime. Topped with tonic water
Classic Mojito – White rum, mint and fresh lime. Served with ice and tonic
B-Right on – Gin, cranberry juice, amaretto and Chambord topped with ice and served with orange slice.

Our bar is open Wednesday and Thursdays (till 9pm)
Friday and Saturdays (till midnight)
Bank Holidays (till midnight)

Call us on 01273 205050 or click here for more info

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Barefoot Unplugged – Mexican Theme

26 August, 7pm

The yellow wave cafe is one of our favourite places to go here in Brighton, especially in the summer. Not only do they beach sports available, but they also hold free acoustic entertainment. At the end of this month the beautiful Kelly Barnes (who is a regular performer here at The Oriental) will be singing throughout the evening.
There will also be a mexican themed BBQ available for £10, pre book your tickets for the scrummy food! Or entry is free if you just fancy a drink and some live music whilst watching the  sunset.

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Staxx Entertainment

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If you have ever come to one of our monthly music nights ‘Oriental Live ‘ then you would have had the pleasure of hearing Lisa Wadham and Simon Eden perform beautiful acoustic covers. These two talented musicians have many projects on the go, but they are most well-known for their function band ‘Staxx’. If you have a wedding or corporate event coming up then this band is for you. They are professional, fun and will have the right music for everyone. Click here for more information.

If you are coming to Brighton for a corporate event, wedding or any special occasion then The Oriental could be just the accommodation you need. Our nine bedroom guest house is friendly and relaxed but will also see to any requests to make your stay hassle free.

Call us now on 01273 205050 or visit our website.

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Jurassic Brighton

1 July – 4th September

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Brighton has gone Dinosaur crazy after the launch of an exhibition in Churchill Square. The shopping centre’s rare collaboration with the natural history museum has meant that shoppers are able to discover exciting facts about the prehistoric creatures. There are additional exhibits placed around the Centre, including touch and feel boxes and even a real T-Rex skull!
It’s an exciting showcase and one that’ll be interesting and fun for all ages.

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Bryan Adams

7 December @ Brighton Centre

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The legendary Bryan Adams is returning for his ‘Waking up the neighbours’ 20th Anniversary tour. He will be playing with his full band and will be performing all of his classic songs, as well as those from the 3x platinum selling album.

Expect to be singing your hearts out over two hours of non-stop hits.

Click here to buy tickets.

For information on accommodation, please call us at The Oriental on 01273 205050 or visit our website.

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