Eastbourne is a great destination whether you're visiting on business or pleasure, with a briefcase or a bucket and spade.  The elegant 3 mile promenade facing the hotel backs onto tree lined avenues with restaurants and bars. The town centre is just a leisurely stroll and boasts a selection of high street stores with all the big names within The Beacon.

Tou will be sure to find something to keep you entertained with Willingdon Golf Club and Eastbourne Downs Golf Course just a short drive from the hotel so be sure to pack the golf clubs. There are also plenty of chances to try something new with the Buzz Active water sports only a short distance away.

For young families, there are a number of places to explore such as Drusilla’s Animal Park, Herstmoneux Castle, Shinewater Park, Seven Sisters Country Park and South Downs National Park.  Other attractions include museums, pleasure boat trips and historic houses such as Chaleston and Firle House.

For more information as to what Eastbourne has to offer, Please visit the Visit Eastbourne website.

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The Congress Theatre, Devonshire Park Theatre and Winter Garden are all situated in the heart of Eastbourne’s cultural quarter and just a short walk from the seafront. 


The Pier is 300 meters long offering stunning views of the coastline as well as hosting activities for all with eateries, souvenir shops and family attractions.


Beachy Head and the surrounding areas offer much more than just beautiful coastline. Thousands of visitors flock to the vicinity for gentle walks, challenging hikes, cycling, horse riding and canoeing.


Perfect for yachts and motor boat cruisers alike, this family friendly, award-winning marina offers first-class berths and facilities and a delightful choice of relaxing waterfront cafes, wine bars and restaurants.


Renowned for its magnificent moated castle, set in beautiful parkland and superb Elizabethan gardens, Herstmonceux Castle embodies the history of Medieval England and the romance of Renaissance Europe.


Towner art gallery present major exhibitions of UK and international contemporary art and as a museum, they also have a renowned collection of art from across the ages.


Widely regarded as the best small zoo in the country and we’ve created an animal and child friendly, family environment where the focus is always on involvement


Comprising of 280 hectares of chalk cliffs, meandering river valley and open chalk grassland, the Seven Sisters Country Park is a popular place for a number of outdoor activities including walking, birdwatching, cycling and canoeing.


For over 200 years the Redoubt has stood ready to defend the Eastbourne coast. It formed part of a chain of fortifications built to deter Napoleon's forces in the early 1800s, and it still stands as a unique monument to that time.


Uniquely combining a biodiverse landscape with bustling towns and villages, the South Downs National Park covers an area of over 1,600 km2, offering a multitude of things to see and enjoy.


With over 50 stores, from high street names to local independents, we’re sure you’ll find everything you need at The Beacon. You could also take a break from the shops by immersing yourself in a world of Hollywood blockbusters, obstacle courses and crazy games!


A non-profit organisation, run by East Sussex County Council who's vision is to provide access to outdoor activities to all, running nationally accredited courses taught by qualified instructors, for individuals, groups and families, for children from 6 onwards, for schools, and groups with special needs.


Offering a variety of live musical entertainment with over 140 events each year; from Tribute Shows to 1812 Firework concerts to kids entertainment.


A pirate themed adventure park with a unique mix of indoor & outdoor attractions, to ensure a great day out - whatever the weather! Including an indoor soft play area, an outdoor adventure park and pirate's adventure golf course.