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Top East Sussex Romantic Hotels

Cavendish Hotel
Great for couples
3.5 out of 5
38 Grand Parade, East Sussex, Eastbourne, England
Free cancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is £39 per night from 28 Sep to 29 Sep
3.8/5Good! (974 reviews)
Couples like: bar, on the beach
Travellers say...

"Clean room riendley staff always stay threre has gotten very dated but we like it and comfortable beds for the price for location well worth it"…"

Reviewed on 1 Sep 2020

Cavendish Hotel
The George in Rye
4 out of 5
98 High Street, Rye, England
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4.6/5Exceptional! (277 reviews)
My oh my, we loved George in Rye!

"Paul at the bar was a favorite! Great cocktails and service! Beautifully decorated spaces, comfortable rooms, excellent food. It was just a great experience."…"

Reviewed on 17 Jul 2019

The George in Rye
Drakes of Brighton
Great for couples
4 out of 5
Free cancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is £107 per night from 6 Oct to 7 Oct
4.6/5Wonderful! (341 reviews)
Couples like: bar, on the beach
Gorgeous in every way!

"The hotel is beautiful, the staff very helpful and friendly, the view stunning and the food delicious - lovely stay"…"

Reviewed on 1 Mar 2020

Drakes of Brighton

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Brighton House
4 out of 5
Free cancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is £120 per night from 28 Sep to 29 Sep
4.5/5Wonderful! (685 reviews)

"Lovely reception & comfortable room. A very welcoming experience."…"

Reviewed on 19 Jan 2020

Brighton House
East Sussex National
Great for couples
4 out of 5
Little Horsted, Uckfield, England
Free cancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is £96 per night from 19 Oct to 20 Oct
4.4/5Wonderful! (512 reviews)
Couples like: full-service spa, couples spa treatments, restaurant with garden view, hot tub
Travellers say...

"Great place to getaway from city lights and life. Green all around."…"

Reviewed on 16 Aug 2020

East Sussex National
The Grand Hotel Eastbourne
Great for couples
5 out of 5
King Edwards Parade, Eastbourne, England
Free cancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is £145 per night from 1 Oct to 2 Oct
4.4/5Wonderful! (766 reviews)
Couples like: full-service spa, hot tub, on the beach
Travellers say...

"This is 5 star at its best. Everything is taken care of by an exemplary team of staff. Lots of extra touches like how well everything is presented from food and drinks to a turn down service. Nothing is to much trouble and service is friendly and prompt."…"

Reviewed on 24 Sep 2020

The Grand Hotel Eastbourne
Buxted Park Hotel
4 out of 5
Buxted, Uckfield, England
Free cancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is £200 per night from 28 Sep to 29 Sep
4.4/5Excellent! (288 reviews)

"Beautiful hotel and location, staff excellent very attentive very good breakfast and dinner."…"

Reviewed on 4 Mar 2020

Buxted Park Hotel
The Grand Brighton
Great for couples
4 out of 5
Free cancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is £128 per night from 5 Oct to 6 Oct
4.4/5Excellent! (1,302 reviews)
Couples like: beachfront dining, on the beach
Travellers say...

"Hotel is lovely. The receptionist was very efficient but without a smile. Breakfast was good but I would suggest going early say around 7:15 to avoid the rush. We did this on the second day of our stay. The first day we went at 8:30 and the restaurant was packed and service slow. I think the Grand ..."…"

Reviewed on 24 Sep 2020

The Grand Brighton
Bannatyne Spa Hotel Hastings
4 out of 5
Battle Road, St Leonards-On-Sea, England
Free cancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is £94 per night from 28 Sep to 29 Sep
4.3/5Excellent! (260 reviews)

"We had a pleasant stay at this hotel. It’s a shame the spa and gym facilities are currently unavailable to guests, but there’s still a lot to like about this place. The pros are: - clean and lots of procedures in place to ensure it’s containing the spread of COVID-19 -spacious and well equipped room ..."…"

Reviewed on 29 Aug 2020

Bannatyne Spa Hotel Hastings
Best Western Lansdowne Hotel
3 out of 5
King Edwards Parade, Eastbourne, England
Free cancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is £63 per night from 4 Oct to 5 Oct
4.2/5Excellent! (585 reviews)

"Great position. And very friendly staff. Lovely room overlooking the sea and promenade."…"

Reviewed on 19 Sep 2020

Best Western Lansdowne Hotel
Hotel du Vin Brighton
Great for couples
4 out of 5
2 Ship Street, Brighton, England
Free cancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is £85 per night from 28 Sep to 29 Sep
4.2/5Very Good! (513 reviews)
Couples like: bar, on the beach
Travellers say...

"Lovely accommodation, great bar very comfortable bedrooms."…"

Reviewed on 26 Sep 2020

Hotel du Vin Brighton
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Pocket Guide: Romantic Hotels Hotels in East Sussex

Whether it's a weekend getaway, a wedding anniversary or time to pop the question, a romantic hotel in East Sussex is the ideal location. With picturesque scenery, a stunning coastline and beautiful accommodation, the county is just the place to spend a loved-up weekend enjoying each other's company.

How to Choose a Romantic Hotel in East Sussex

The county of East Sussex has plenty of romantic hotels in idyllic locations. Many are in rural towns and villages where you can get rest and relaxation in peace and quiet. Others are based in the region's seaside towns with access to a wide range of shops, bars and restaurants.

The hotels vary from grand Victorian establishments with lots of luxury facilities, to more intimate boutique hotels and up-market guesthouses that make a perfect base for exploring the area. Whether you want to luxuriate in the spa, take a long hike or even play some rounds of golf together, you can find your ideal romantic hotel in East Sussex.

Romantic Days Out in East Sussex

If you decide to venture from your hotel to explore the region, there are plenty of attractions for couples in the area. One of the biggest draws in the region is Brighton with its promenade and iconic pier. Whether you choose to indulge in some fizz at one of the local bars, share fish and chips on the seashore or treat yourselves to some luxury chocolate in the Bar Du Chocolat, there's romance to be had.

There are several stylish stately homes in the county as well so you can relive times gone by and enjoy walking together in some beautiful gardens. Firle Place, Great Dixter, Glynde Place and Pashley Manor Gardens are all worth visiting. Each has its own fascinating history and many of the homes have cafés or restaurants on-site so you can have lunch or dinner before heading back to your romantic hotel.

The selection of romantic hotels in East Sussex gives you the opportunity for a special break together enjoying great locations, day trips, food and drink no matter what the occasion.

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