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Featured East Sussex Independent Hotels

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Congress Apartments

Congress Apartments

31-41 Carlisle Road, Eastbourne
4.5 out of 5.0
4.2 out of 5 (342 reviews)
Very nice hotel Really nice apartment but room was not working well so felt cold would go again hopefully next time … - 

£27

£27
The Grand Brighton

The Grand Brighton

97-99 King's Road, Brighton
4.5 out of 5.0
4.3 out of 5 (1,724 reviews)
Brighton Grandeur We were looked after well by friendly staff. Breakfast was fab with lots of healthy options. - 

£89

£89
Queens Hotel

Queens Hotel

1-3 Kings Road, Brighton
3.5 out of 5.0
3.8 out of 5 (576 reviews)
1st choice always Tower suite is one of the best rooms with best views you can get. Close to everything, great staff, … - 

£54

£54
Kings Hotel

Kings Hotel

139-141 Kings Road, Brighton
3.5 out of 5.0
3.5 out of 5 (1,295 reviews)
Very good breakfast. Friendly staff. Large comfortable clean room. Good location for Westfield and … - 

£39

£39
Britannia Study Hotel

Britannia Study Hotel

150 Western Road, Brighton
3.5 out of 5.0
3.9 out of 5 (575 reviews)
Nice and good location for everything Very friendly and helpful .. Try to do their best to make guests feel comfortable - 

£48

£48
Legends Hotel Brighton

Legends Hotel Brighton

31-34 Marine Parade, Brighton
3.5 out of 5.0
4.1 out of 5 (244 reviews)
Amazing Mazie the Restaurant was so: fun, friendly and fabulous she needs her own telle show. Have a perfec … - 

£50

£50
New Cosmopolitan Hotel

New Cosmopolitan Hotel

29-31 New Steine, Marine Parade, Brighton
2.5 out of 5.0
2.7 out of 5 (598 reviews)
don't believe all the reviews having read the reviews for this hotel is was a bit worried, but to no avail. I found the hotel was … - 

£32

£32
Pelham House

Pelham House

St Andrews Lane, Lewes
4.5 out of 5.0
3.9 out of 5 (70 reviews)
just right. Great location, good room size, warm and toast and excellent breakfast. Thank you. - 

£32

£32
Drakes of Brighton

Drakes of Brighton

43-44 Marine Parade, Brighton
4.5 out of 5.0
4.5 out of 5 (188 reviews)
Upmarket boutique hotel accords from beach Very comfortable bed and buffet breakfast very good. Nice cocktail bar - 

£83

£83
Preston Park Hotel

Preston Park Hotel

216 Preston Road, Brighton
3.5 out of 5.0
3.0 out of 5 (203 reviews)
This hotel needs some updating, tired around the edges, but bed very comfortable and good price - 

£54

£54
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Pocket Guides: Independent Hotels in East Sussex

If you value diversity and great choice when planning a trip or holiday, you should consider the selection of independent hotels in East Sussex. Independent hotels include affordable bed and breakfasts, stylish and intimate boutique hotels, classic grand hotels and country house hotels with sprawling grounds. With great locations in towns by the sea and tucked-away rural villages, you'll be spoiled for choice.

Choosing an Independent Hotel in East Sussex

East Sussex independent hotels are situated throughout the county. Locations vary between rural country spots on the edges of forests, and bustling towns on the edge of the sea. You could stay in one of the UK's iconic seaside resorts - Brighton, Hastings or Eastbourne - or take a room in a tiny village in the heart of the countryside. Whether you want beaches with fish and chips or hiking trails and cosy pubs, there's an independent hotel for you.

The facilities on offer vary from hotel to hotel. All have clean, comfortable rooms and many offer breakfast either included or with a small surcharge. Some have restaurants and bars on site and some offer business services and free Wi-Fi. Several of the hotels even have spa services, fitness facilities and golf. You can find the right hotel by looking for the amenities that are important to you.

Things to Do in East Sussex

When planning your trip to East Sussex, there are plenty of days out to enjoy and adventures for all the family. There is a huge array of historic locations with castles, stately homes, battlefields and abbeys to visit. Some offer guided tours so you can learn even more about them. For the more outdoorsy, there are ample country and coastal walks on offer and plenty of forests to explore. One of the most popular is Ashdown forest, home of children's favourite, Winnie The Pooh.

There are also the beaches with all of the traditional amusements associated with the British seaside to keep kids big and little happy.

There are many reasons to stay in an independent hotel in East Sussex and, with the diversity on offer you're sure to find the right one for your trip.