Loved by tourists and locals

Eastbourne, which lies on England’s sunny south coast, is a beautiful seaside town.

With more than four million visitors every year, it has attractive beaches and is near some of the most beautiful countryside in England.

Our town is the sunniest place in the UK according to the Met Office
In 2013, Eastbourne was voted the happiest place to live in the UK by Office of National Statistics

The sunshine coast is a great place to study English.

Top Reasons to Visit Eastbourne:

Largest Free Air Show in the UK
International Tennis Competition
Bonfire Procession and Fireworks
Award Winning Seafront
Highest Chalk Cliffs in the UK
Film and TV Location
140 Concerts a Year
Award Winning Art Galleries
Beautiful Countryside
Thailand Connection
Inspirational Town

Eastbourne Facts

  • Population 100,000

  • Distance from London 90 minutes by frequent direct trains to the heart of London

  • Distance to Airport Gatwick 1 hour (direct train or road) Heathrow 2 hours by road

  • Seafront Eastbourne’s beach is recommended by the Marine Conservation Society Good Beach Guide