Holywell and the surrounding pebble beach have featured in Eastenders, Christmas
at the Riviera, Miss Marple, Angus, Thongs and Perfect Snogging and also Phill Collins’ music video ‘You’ll be in my Heart’.
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King Edwards Parade, Eastbourne, East Sussex, BN20 7XB
Map reference: TV 603972 Lat: 50.75314 Long: 0.27121
Parking : free
Accessible by Public Transport : Eastbourne station
Holywell Retreat is set at the foot of the South Downs, this quant little enclave boasts a popular café, beach huts and beach chalets. The Dotto land stops here.
This section of coastline provides rock pools full of marine life at low tide, pretty Italian gardens and the dramatic chalk cliffs of Beachy Head.
Dogs are welcome on these beaches but must be kept under control.
Eastbourne Beach is recommended in the Good Beach Guide by the Marine Conservation Society. This beach also holds the much acclaimed Quality Coast Award
Toilets, disabled toilets and beach shower.