Eastbourne Tourist Information

Eastbourne's beautiful Victorian Pier

Eastbourne’s beautiful Victorian Pier

With its miles of award winning beaches, elegant Victorian pier, excellent range of theatres and all year round events programme, Eastbourne is one of the top holiday destinations in East Sussex. Explore the sunny seafront on one of the eye-catching Dotto trains before taking in an outdoor show at the Bandstand or paying a visit to the famous cliffs of Beachy Head which offer far-reaching views over the English Channel.

Floral Carpet Gardens, Eastbourne Seafront

Floral Carpet Gardens, Eastbourne Seafront

Enjoy relaxing in the pretty seafront gardens or indulge in some retail therapy at the town’s large shopping area including independent shops and indoor mall. For a realaxing day out with the kids, explore the beautiful expanse of Hampden Park with tennis facilities and a lake or relax at a historical day out to Gildredge Park and Manor Gardens. Princes Park is the ideal spot to relax and watch the boats sail past or take a picnic and take in the lakeland scenery of Shinewater Park.

Eastbourne is home to an extensive choice of holiday accommodation and whatever your budget, you are sure to find something to suit. Enjoy a luxury stay in a Victorian seafront hotel with many offering evening entertainment and some hotels also offering swimming pools & spas. There are family friendly holiday parks on the surrounding coastline including at nearby peaceful Pevensey Bay or explore our website to find a romantic holiday cottage near Eastbourne just right for you and loved one. With many accommodations also accepting pets, the family dog can also enjoy a holiday to Eastbourne. View our listings for more information and to book online.

Michelle is an experienced travel writer with iknow and has travelled extensively across the UK, Spain, Portugal and the USA. When she’s not busy writing for iknow she enjoys spending time touring museums and art galleries and seeking out the best independent shops in Manchester and Leeds.