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Budget-minded travellers will find good deals in Eastbourne, and visitors give high marks for the seaside and lively bar scene. Welcoming and countryside, this city also attracts tourists with its cafes. Top sights in the city include Eastbourne Pier, Redoubt Fortress and Military Museum and Beachy Head.
- There are 120 hotels and other accommodation options in Eastbourne
- The closest major airport is in London (LGW-Gatwick), 33.3 mi (53.6 km) from the city centre
Sightseeing and Staying in Eastbourne
Attractions like Eastbourne Pier, Treasure Island and Eastbourne Miniature Steam Railway Adventure Park are fun for kids of all ages. The city's natural setting is picturesque, including the the sea and these places to visit: Beachy Head, Eastbourne Beach and Seven Sisters. A couple of additional sights to add to your agenda are Redoubt Fortress and Military Museum and Sovereign Harbour.
Top places to see around the area include Pevensey Castle, 4.1 mi/6.7 km from the heart of the city, and Drusilla's Zoo, which is 6.8 mi (10.9 km) away.
Getting around Eastbourne
To venture out into the surrounding area, hop aboard a train at Eastbourne Station or Eastbourne Hampden Park Station. Eastbourne might not have as many public transport options to choose from so consider a car rental to maximise your time.
Dressing for Eastbourne
- Between January and March, you can expect average temperatures of 11°C during the day and 2°C at night
- From April to June, the average during the day is 21°C, whilst the average at night is 4°C
- July to September has daytime averages of 21°C with night-time averages of 9°C
- Between October and December, you can expect daytime averages of 16°C and night-time averages of 2°C
- Eastbourne gets about 735.20 millimetres of rain per year
- Usually July and August are the hottest months with an average of 21°C, whereas January and February are often coldest, averaging 2°C
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