Useful Eastbourne info:-

Eastbourne is a large town and borough in East Sussex situated on the south coast. Positioned oposite Beachy Head, it is an area of truly outstanding beauty as well as gaining the title of sunniest place in Great Britain. This beautiful seaside town has a lot to offer tourists, whether you are interested in picnics in the park, traditional seaside attractions or cultural sightseeing, there is something for everyone.

There is something for everyone of all ages to enjoy in Eastbourne. The Eastbourne Miniature Steam Railway Adventure Park is perfect for both adults and children. As well as taking a ride on the miniature locamotives, you can relax in the prize winning gardens, the railway style cafe and picnic areas. There is also an adventure playground to keep your little ones entertained. The Museum of Shops - 'How we lived Then' has over 100,000 exhibits laid out over four floors of authentic old shops, room-settings and various display. This is an excellent way to absorb a bit of local history, and experience it for yourself. For a fun day out, why not visit Drusillas Park, Animal Zoo and Adventure Park which is a short drive away from Eastbourne, or Beachy Head? An area of outstanding natural beauty and tranquility, it makes you feel like you are a million miles away from the busy hustle and bustle of the surrounding towns.

Of course, no trip to Eastbourne would be complete without visiting the pier. It caters for all age groups, with plenty to see and experience, both day and night. If you enjoy shopping then Eastbourne is perfect. With two shopping centres, as well the as Victorian shopping streets of Little Chelsea and the designer shops at the Harbour, there is something for everyone's taste and budget. After all of this, why not relax in one of Eastbournes many inviting restauraunts, such as the Lamb in or Rumblebellys Restauraunt.

 

Taxis

Eastbourne and Country Taxis - 01323 401381
720 Taxis - 01323 417100
Call-a-Cab - 01323 746746

 

Restaurants

The Lamb Inn - 01323 720545
The Belgian Cafe - 01323 729967
Rumblebellys Restauraunt- 01323 728247

Local Activities

Royal Hippodrome Theatre
Drusillas Park
Tourist Information Centre

Amenities

  • No. of rooms: 31
  • Restauraunt/bar
  • Hairdryer/trouser press in each room
  • WiFi available throughout
  • Satellite TV
  • Meeting facilities
  • Tea/Coffee making facilities in each room
  • Lift to all floors
  • Off-site parking

The Pier Hotel - Rooms from £54

The Pier Hotel could not be closer to the beach. It directly overlooks the beach, pier and promenade. The train station is less than a mile away, making it an ideal location for travelling further.

The Pier Hotel has 31 en-suite rooms which include free WiFi, TV, hairdryer and tea/coffee making facilities. Some of the rooms also come with a view that looks directly out over the English Channel.

For your evening meal, you can either sample the delights of Pebble's Restauraunt or you could wander the short distance into town for a huge selection of restauraunts, bars and local entertainment.

PLEASE NOTE: There is no on-site parking, however there are carparks nearby but they are subject to charge.

Amenities

  • No. of rooms: 18
  • Business Centre
  • Jacuzzi
  • WiFi available in public areas

Waterside Boutique Hotel - Rooms from £90

As the name suggests, the Waterside Boutique Hotel is situated on Eastbournes seafront and has an endless supply of stunning sea views.

The bedrooms are all decorated beautifully, allowing you to relax in complete comfort. The more extravegant suites offer a choice of a jacuzzi, sea view bathtub or an in room telescope for any late night star gazing

The Waterside Boutique Hotel also offers a spa. Named The Pearl room, you can really pamper yourself with a range of luxurious massages, body treatments and everday maintenance treatments. The Pearl Room is open to both residents and non-residents.

Amenities

  • No. of rooms: 8
  • WiFi available in public areas

Cromwell House - Rooms from £60

Cromwell house has been taking guests for 90 years. Not only has the bed and breaksfast seen a lot of changes during that time, it knows what you want from it and have created a luxury 4 star bed and breaksfast.

All of the rooms have a shower en-suite facility, tea/coffee making facilities, flatscreen TV and radio alarm clock as standard.

Due to its location, you are so close to a lot of attractions and Amenities, such as the South Downs, Beachy Head, theatres and museums and the New Towner Art Gallery, as well as The Victorian Pier. If you are visiting Eastbourne during the summer, the sunniest place in the UK is also host to a number of events, including Airbourne with the Red Arrows.