A town loved by tourists and locals

Eastbourne is a beautiful seaside town

With more than four million visitors every year, Eastbourne has attractive beaches and is near some of the most beautiful countryside in England. In 2013, Eastbourne was voted the happiest place to live in the UK by Office of National Statistics and according to the Met Office, is one of the sunniest places to live in the UK.

Why else is Eastbourne such a great town to visit?

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