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Visit Eastbourne

Eastbourne, East Sussex, BN21 4BP

Voted best UK place to visit in 2023 by Time Out!

A short break in Eastbourne will leave you feeling re-energised, refreshed and invigorated.

With miles of pristine beaches and South Downs National Park coastline to explore, the UK’s sunniest place regularly welcomes more than 5 million visitors every year. This year Eastbourne also welcomes the prestigious Turner Prize – the world’s leading prize for contemporary art – to Towner Eastbourne, a leading art gallery offering the south east’s largest gallery space.

Discover cycling adventures, beautiful scenery, vibrant events, famous movie locations, a thriving international arts scene, sensational Sussex Vineyards, family theme parks and much more.

Eastbourne is ideal for visitors of all abilities. All just 90 minutes from London Victoria, there is plenty for the perfect getaway, from award-winning 5 star luxury and boutique B&Bs to cosy cottages and waterside apartments at the picture perfect harbour. Offering a refreshing break by the sea, with oodles to keep all ages entertained - Eastbourne has it all for a sensational 2023 break!

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Other things to do nearby

4th Aug 6:00pm - 10:00pm

Jodie Harsh for Brighton Pride at Brighton i360 – 18+ only event

Join us for the highlight of the summer, Brighton Pride 2024! Get ready for a day of love, acceptance, and vibes as we celebrate in our home city. We’ll be joined by DJ, drag queen and party starter, Jodie Harsh for a huge beachside party on the Brighton i360’s upper deck.

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26th Jul 8:00pm - 12:00am

An Evening with Red at Brighton i360 – 18+ only event

Join us for an exclusive dining and experience with live music 450ft in the sky! Enjoy a four-course meal accompanied by the soulful sounds of powerhouse vocalist Red.

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Bates Green Garden

Bates Green Garden was designed and planted by the late Carolyn McCutchan over a period of many years from 1968.

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Knockhatch Adventure Park

Come rain or shine, Knockhatch Adventure Park is the perfect place to visit in Sussex for a family day out!

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Paradise Park and Gardens

From plants to play, Paradise Park has something for all generations of the family to enjoy a unique and exciting day out.

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Brighton i360

Glide up gently to 138 metres high in the spacious glass viewing pod to enjoy 360° views of the sea, the sky, the South Downs, and the buzz of the city below.

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Firle Place

A country estate in the South Downs National Park.

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