Eastbourne is set in a beautiful position at the edge of the South Downs National Park. This starts at the west of the town with Beachy Head, the Seven Sisters, Birling Gap and then Cuckmere Haven.
There is an excellent range of pubs,bars, bistros and restaurants within walking distance.
The shops, seafront, Devonshire tennis courts, theatres, museums, the start of the South Downs Way and Beachy Head are all nearby.
Throughout the year Eastbourne hosts several major attractions such as the Airbourne Air Show, the International Tennis Championships, Beer Festival and Beachlife (Sports event).
The Pier and carpet gardens
View across to Cuckmere Haven
Eastbourne is an ideal base to visit the many attractions in Sussex and the surrounding area. These include National Trust properties, castles, vineyards, gardens, local history museums, sports facilities, the Downs and beaches.
A full range of maps and information on places and events are available.
Sovereign Harbour on the eastern side of Eastbourne