Bowls breaks in Eastbourne are a popular choice for enthusiasts and players looking to enjoy their favorite sport in a picturesque coastal setting. Eastbourne, located in East Sussex, England, offers a range of facilities and attractions for a fulfilling bowls break experience. Here's what you can expect:

  1. Bowls Clubs and Facilities: Eastbourne is home to several bowls clubs and venues, each offering well-maintained greens and excellent facilities. Whether you're a seasoned player or a beginner, you can find clubs that cater to all skill levels. Some popular bowls venues in Eastbourne include Gildredge Park Bowls Club, Hampden Park Bowls Club, and Devonshire Park Indoor Bowls Club.

  2. Competitions and Tournaments: Eastbourne hosts various bowls competitions and tournaments throughout the year. These events attract players from different locations, providing an opportunity to test your skills against others and potentially win accolades. Keep an eye out for local bowls calendars or check with the clubs to see if any tournaments align with your visit.

  3. Scenic Surroundings: Eastbourne's coastal location offers a stunning backdrop for your bowls break. Take breaks between games to enjoy walks along the beach or explore the picturesque South Downs National Park, which is just a stone's throw away. The beautiful scenery adds to the overall experience and provides a refreshing change of pace.

  4. Leisure and Entertainment: Eastbourne boasts a range of attractions and amenities beyond the bowls greens. You can indulge in other leisure activities such as visiting art galleries, exploring historical sites like Pevensey Castle, enjoying traditional seaside attractions along the Victorian-era Eastbourne Pier, or catching a show at the Congress Theatre.

If you are looking to arrange bowls matches in Eastbourne or the surrounding areas, Best Western York House Hotel is the perfect place for you to stay whilst on tour. Ideally located only 1 mile from Eastbourne Train Station and close to all main roads, getting to your matches wont be a problem.

Group rates are available for bookings of 25 people or more. Simply call our groups department on 01323 412 918 or email

FAQs: Bowls Breaks at York House Hotel, Eastbourne

  1. Does York House Hotel offer facilities for bowls breaks? 

    Yes, York House Hotel in Eastbourne provides facilities for guests to enjoy bowls breaks. We have partnerships with local bowls clubs and can assist in arranging playing sessions, accessing nearby greens, and providing equipment if needed.

  2. Are there any bowls tournaments or competitions held near York House Hotel? 

    Eastbourne hosts a range of bowls tournaments and competitions throughout the year. Our hotel can provide information on upcoming events, help with registration, and offer a comfortable stay for participants looking to compete or spectate.

  3. What amenities does York House Hotel offer to enhance the bowls break experience? 

    At York House Hotel, we strive to ensure a pleasant and convenient stay for our bowls break guests. Our amenities include comfortable accommodations, on-site dining options, complimentary Wi-Fi, and a friendly staff who can assist with any queries or special requests.

  4. What other attractions and activities are available near York House Hotel for non-bowling leisure time? 

    Eastbourne offers a range of attractions and activities for non-bowling leisure time. Guests can explore the scenic South Downs National Park, stroll along the promenade, visit historical sites, enjoy the beach, or take advantage of the town's shopping and entertainment options. Our concierge is available to provide recommendations and assist with planning these activities.

Please note that it's always recommended to contact York House Hotel directly for the most up-to-date information regarding their specific offerings and arrangements for bowls breaks.