Welcome to the UK's sunniest place!

Welcome to the UK's sunniest place!

Recharge your mind and soul

Recharge your mind and soul

Enjoy year-round events

Enjoy year-round events

A premier coastal retreat

A premier coastal retreat

The greatest of luxuries

The greatest of luxuries

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  1. We have the perfect range of accommodation to suit all needs and every budget. Ranging from luxury hotels and boutique B&Bs for a romantic break to small and friendly guest houses, cosy cottages and self catering apartments, you'll be sure to find plenty of places to stay in Eastbourne. With all featured accommodation inspected to high standards, search for family rooms, seafront hotels, waterside apartments and countryside cottages, all within easy reach of the South Downs National Park.
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  3. Eastbourne is well known for its packed annual events programme, from motor shows to marathons! Find out more about the May bank holiday events such as Magnificent Motors and Beer and Cider by the Sea, or the Beach Life Festival in July. Nature Valley International Tennis takes place in June each year and August sees the arrival of the four day free airshow, Airbourne. For those who have something more challenging in mind, there's the Beachy Head Marathon in October
  4. Eastbourne is The 'Watering-hole of The South.' Dive into its oasis of eateries, bars and pubs that will quench and revive!
  5. Click here to request a copy of the Eastbourne Holiday Guide
  6. We've got plenty of indoor entertainment from trampoline parks to science centres, find your favourite here
  7. Whether it's maps or train times, we've got all the information you need to prepare for your visit
  8. The Story of Eastbourne exhibition and heritage hub tells the story of Eastbourne through the eyes of the real people who lived it
  9. Discover a wide range of Eastbourne shops from high street shops at The Beacon to the quaint Victorian shopping streets of Little Chelsea
  10. The spectacular cliffs tops of Beachy Head are a must see for all visitors to Eastbourne and the South Downs

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What's On Highlights

Brewers Towner Commission

Towner Art Gallery are pleased to announce that German artist Lothar Götz will transform the…

Openings

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1st June 2019-31st May 2021
Bike Nites

Eastbourne's Bike Nites are back!

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29th April 2020

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27th May 2020

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24th June 2020

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29th July 2020

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26th August 2020

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30th September 2020
Market

Come and sample the delights of the UK and abroad as Eastbourne seafront is transformed into a…

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2nd May 2020-10th May 2020

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21st May 2020-25th December 2020

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27th August 2020-31st August 2020
Quiz Nights

Join us on the first Tuesday of every month to test your general knowledge with our quiz night! £2…

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5th May 2020

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2nd June 2020

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7th July 2020

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4th August 2020

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1st September 2020

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6th October 2020

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3rd November 2020

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1st December 2020
TNF CHARITY CUP 2020

A charity football tournament in aid of Prostate UK and Football United against Dementia featuring…

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9th May 2020
Open Mic Night

We are now introducing an open mic night on the second Wednesday of every month at 8pm. The event…

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13th May 2020
SPRING BOUTIQUE & ARTISAN SHOPPING FAIR

Come and enjoy a fabulous shopping opportunity with a unique collection of over 60 boutique owners,…

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14th May 2020
7 COURSE MENU & WINE PAIRING NIGHT

For more information on this event please contact a member of our sales team. Email…

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15th May 2020
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Nostalgic, naughty and perfect for now, Malory Towers is a musical of high jinks, high drama and…

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19th May 2020
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Calling all brave heroes! Enter into a magical world of myths and legends in this fantastical new…

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21st May 2020
Beer & Cider by the Sea

Eastbourne’s seafront Western Lawns plays host to the south coast’s food and drink festival in May…

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22nd May 2020-24th May 2020
John Searle's Funfair

Enjoy a wide range of fuinfair rides for all ages at Princes Park! A great day out, packed full…

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22nd May 2020-30th May 2020
Motcombe Gardens Community Excavation

Explore the stories of Eastbourne's Victorian Farming families and uncover the latest discoveries…

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27th May 2020-2nd June 2020
Hey Duggee at Drusillas Park

A-WOOF! Calling all squirrels! Hey Duggee will be appearing at Drusillas Park! Head down to our…

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27th May 2020

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5th August 2020
Tom Fitzpatrick's Take Five Jazz Club

On the last Thursday of each month various artists will take to the stage and perform an array of…

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28th May 2020

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25th June 2020

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30th July 2020

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27th August 2020

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26th September 2020

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31st October 2020

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28th November 2020

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26th December 2020
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The guy everyone can do an impression of is back with a brand-new stand-up tour. A show that will…

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30th May 2020
Guided Walk along the seafront

Guided walk along Eastbourne Promenade, starting outside the Lifeboat Museum.

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31st May 2020

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7th June 2020

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14th June 2020

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21st June 2020

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28th June 2020

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5th July 2020

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12th July 2020

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19th July 2020

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26th July 2020

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2nd August 2020

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9th August 2020
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Book, Music & Lyrics by Jim Jacobs & Warren Casey Directed by Nikolai Foster Choreography by Arlene…

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1st June 2020

Things To Do Highlights

South Downs National Park

The Downs around Eastbourne are recognised as an area of outstanding natural beauty.

Holywell Retreat

Holywell Retreat is set at the foot of the South Downs, this quant little enclave boasts a popular…

Sovereign Park

This Park aims to preserve some of the shingle beach habitat that was once common along the south…

Borde Hill Garden

Award winning garden rich in history and fine plants with intimate garden 'rooms'. Magical woodland…

Charleston

Charleston is presented to look as it did when the family lived here. To protect the atmosphere and…

Cavendish Sports Centre

Sports Hall and general purpose halls for various sports and activities, along with a fitness suite…

Alfriston Heritage Centre

The Heritage Centre is housed in the historic Gun Room on The Tye in historic Alfriston. It charts…

Devonshire Park

Eastbourne’s oldest park probably dating from around 1873 or 1874 when the Devonshire Park Company…

The Art House

The Art House café is a drop-in creative venue set over two floors. Offering locally roasted…

Knockhatch Adventure Park

Come rain and shine, enjoy a fun action-packed family visit. The Park offers a wide range of…

Eastbourne Downs Golf Course

We are set in one of the most envied positions for any golf course. High on a plateau behind Beach…

Beach

Outstanding views back along the coast toward the Pier. Within easy reach of toilets and…

Italian Gardens

These unusual and secluded lawned Gardens sit in a wooded amphitheatre carved out of the cliff face…

Pevensey Castle

A Roman fortress built in 4thC as a defence against Saxon pirates, includes fine west gate. Norman…

Cuckmere Haven

The old meanders of the Cuckmere River running through Cuckmere Haven are recognised and admired by…

Hampden Park Sports Centre

Sports Hall for a variety of sports and activities, along with an outdoor multicourt, all weather…

The Wish Tower

There were 74 Martello Towers built on the south coast between Folkestone and Seaford. Originally…

South Downs Way

Why not walk or cycle the South Down's Way. The route stretches for 90 miles between Eastbourne…

Accommodation Highlights

Cumberland Hotel

Wonderful seafront position opposite the Bandstand. Elegant foyer and lounges. Breathtaking…

Arlington House

Spacious and stunning holiday home for extended families and friends close to town centre, beach…

Mansion Lions Hotel

The Mansion (Lions) Hotel is situated directly on the seafront. We have bar and restaurant…

Exclusively Eastbourne Holiday Homes

Our extra-special holiday homes are in the choicest locations of Eastbourne and East Sussex. Each…

Garfield Guest House

We are a small, family-run bed and breakfast providing a warm, friendly welcome. We aim to provide…

The New England

Family-run, 9 bedroom guest house on the seafront in Eastbourne. Walking distance of town/Pier. …

Southcroft Guest House

Friendly family home with comfortable rooms and relaxed atmosphere. Located in the Meads area of…

Devonia

Terry & Carolyn welcome you to Devonia,situated in a superb location on Eastbourne's elegant…

The Sherwood Guest House

Classical late Victorian establishment, privately owned, excellent value, personal attention to all…

Beachside

With panoramic sea views and within easy walking distance of Eastbourne's pier, bandstand and town…

holidaycottages.co.uk

Choose from over 50 hand-picked holiday cottages in beautiful Eastbourne, ranging from cosy…

Atlanta Guesthouse

The Atlanta is located directly on Eastbourne seafront and just a short walk from the town centre. …

Best Western York House Hotel

Our elegant Victorian hotel has the most stunning seafront position, just 20 yards from the beach,…

The Sheldon

Perfectly located, family owned bed and breakfast with FREE private parking, FREE fast in-room…

Penhale Holiday Flats

Penhale Holiday Flats are located in a quiet residential road just off the sea front, close to…

Bramley & Teal

Bramley & Teal offers over 50 holiday cottages in and around Eastbourne, as well as a wider…

The Mowbray

Set in an Edwardian building, the Mowbray is an outstanding AA 4 Star Accommodation.The keynote of…

Hydro Hotel

Situated on the South Cliff, the Hydro Hotel enjoys spectacular sea views from a unique garden…

Pier12

6 stylish apartments offering the ultimate modern getaway with all the comforts of home.

Bassets House

Privately-owned seafront guest house. Open all year. Out of season bargain breaks. Free…

Beamsley Lodge

Family run providing a relaxed atmophere on a prime seafront location with some private parking.…

The Langtons Guest House

Karen and Mark welcome you to their stylish Victorian seafront guest house. High quality en-suite…

New Wilmington Hotel

Our charming hotel offers the perfect stop for groups, couples and families in search of a relaxing…

The Grand Hotel

"England's finest resort hotel"- as described by the RAC. 152 bedrooms and suites, dramatic public…

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