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Waterstones Brighton

71-74 North Street, Brighton, BN1 1ZA

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Opening times

Opening 09.00 to 19.00 tomorrow
  • Monday 09.00 - 19.00
  • Tuesday 09.30 - 19.00
  • Wednesday 09.00 - 19.00
  • Thursday 09.00 - 19.00
  • Friday 09.00 - 19.00
  • Saturday 09.00 - 19.00
  • Sunday 11.00 - 17.00

Christmas 2018

    • Late Night Shopping
    • 29th Nov 09.00 - 21.00
    • 13th Dec 09.00 - 21.00

Contact us

  • Call us on 01273 206017
  • Email us at [javascript protected email address]
  • Twitter: @BrightonWstones
  • Facebook: pages/Waterstones-Brighton/324262170950489


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A vibrant five-floor city bookshop, Waterstones Brighton is a haven of coffee, cake and wonderful books.

Situated by Brighton's iconic Clock Tower, our Waterstones is a destination for tourists and locals alike. Whatever your age or interest we are bound to have the book for you. Our range of titles span over five floors, including a Fiction section that highlights local novels and writers, a dedicated Genre Fiction floor with a great Graphic Novels section, a huge floor of Children's books and Toys, a Travel, Arts and Culture floor and a specialist Academic department.

We house  two Café Ws on our Second and Third floors. Here, you will be able to buy books and coffee from the same counter and find a place to sit and enjoy your refreshments amongst the bookshelves. A dedicated community bookshop, we pride ourselves on a lively events programme, a Book Group, Writers Group and a Saturday morning Kids' Club.

Lower Ground Floor
  • Fiction, Classics, Local Interest
Ground Floor
  • Bestsellers, Gifts & Stationery, Greetings Cards, Click & Collect, Customer Orders
First Floor
  • Poetry & Plays, Science Fiction, Crime, Graphic Novels, Gay Interest
Second Floor
  • Children's, Parenting
Third Floor
  • Cookery, Travel, Sport, Art, Fashion, Design, Music, Film & TV, Biography, Indoor Games
Fourth Floor
  • History, Politics, Business, Economics, Philosophy, Religion, Natural History, Popular Science, Languages, EFL/TEFL, Reference, Psychology, Self Help, Mind, Body & Spirit, Humour.

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