Hydro Hotel


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82 bedrooms with dramatic sea views over the English Channel and towards Beachy Head. The Hydro Hotel is the nearest to the South Downs Way and within walking distance of the start of the 100 mile route through the South Downs National Park. The hotels features 2 restaurants, the Crystal and Conservatory, and guests may relax in our luxurious lounges. Facilities include an outdoor pool, Croquet and putting green.

Celebrating over 120 years of fine cuisine and exceptional personal service, the Hydro Hotel is renowned for exceeding our guests' expectations. The Crystal Restaurant serves a more traditional cuisine with all dietary requests catered for. The Conservatory, with views over the grounds and the sea, offers a more brasserie informal setting for guests to enjoy. Full lounge and room service menus provide either formal or informal meals and light dishes according to your appetite and preference.

The Hydro Hotel has 4 private dining and meeting rooms which regularly accommodate small celebrations and intimate parties or conferences from 10 to 120 guests. Exclusive use is also available for those special larger events.

Spacious lounges and a large conservatory overlooking the hotel garden and sea are a particular feature of this well established hotel. Ample parking is available.

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Guide Prices

Number of Rooms / Units
Room / Unit TypeRoom / Unit Tariff*
Doublefrom £85.00 to £140.00 per room per night for bed & breakfast
Double Seaviewfrom £105.00 to £160.00 per room per night for bed & breakfast
Singlefrom £42.50 to £70.00 per room per night for bed & breakfast
Twinfrom £85.00 to £140.00 per room per night for bed & breakfast
Twin Seaviewfrom £105.00 to £160.00 per room per night for bed & breakfast

*As a guide, prices are per room per night for hotels, guest houses, B&Bs and serviced apartments and per week for self-catering accommodation.

Note: Prices are a guide only and may change on a daily basis.



  • Disabled facilities

Booking & Payment Details

  • Christmas special programme
  • Euros accepted
  • Travel agent bookings
  • Visa/Mastercard/Switch accepted


  • Evening meals
  • Licenced (table or bar)
  • Packed lunches provided
  • Restaurant open to non-residents
  • Snacks/afternoon tea
  • Special diets available
  • Vegetarian diet available


  • Baby listening service
  • Children welcome - This property has not specified a minimum age for children. Please check with them to find out whether they will accept your children.
  • Cots available
  • High chairs available

Heating Facilities

  • Central heating


  • Staff fluent in French
  • Staff fluent in Spanish

Laundry Facilities

  • Ironing facilities
  • Laundry facilities

Leisure Facilities

  • Fishing
  • Golf available (onsite or nearby)
  • Regular entertainment
  • Swimming pool - outdoor onsite

Meeting, Conference & Wedding Facilities

  • Conference facilities


  • On street/public parking
  • Private parking

Property Facilities

  • Air conditioning
  • Designated smoking area
  • Dogs/pets accepted by arrangement
  • Laundry/valet service
  • Lounge for residents' use
  • Night porter
  • Passenger lift
  • Telephone (public)
  • Television available
  • WiFi or internet access

Room/Unit Facilities

  • Hairdryer

Site Features

  • Garden

Target Markets

  • Coach parties welcomed

Property Facilities: Double Seaview

  • Dogs/pets accepted by arrangement
  • Private facilities



Tripadvisor Traveller Rating:

4.5 of 5 stars
  • Travelers Choice 2021
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
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    Hydro Hotel


    4 AA Stars 4 AA Stars 4 AA Stars 4 AA Stars 4 AA Stars Hotel
    Mount Road, Eastbourne, East Sussex, BN20 7HZ

    Tripadvisor Traveller Rating

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    Season (1 Jan 2021 - 31 Dec 2021)


    • 4 AA Stars Hotel
    4 AA Stars Hotel


    • Other AwardsSelf-assessed Accessibility Information Self-assessed Accessibility Information 2020
    • Visit BritainWe're Good to Go We're Good to Go 2020
    • The AAAA COVID Confident Scheme AA COVID Confident Scheme 2021
    • Eastbourne AwardsMember Of EHA Member Of EHA 2021

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