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Grand Parade, Eastbourne BN21 4DN England
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What you can expect during your stay
  • All linens sanitised in high-temperature wash
  • Face masks required for guests in public areas
  • Face masks required for staff in public areas
  • Floors marked for social distancing
  • Hand sanitiser available to guests & staff
  • Regularly sanitised high-traffic areas
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Updated 14/12/21 Safety precautions are provided by the property and are not checked by Tripadvisor for accuracy.
Updated 14/12/21 Safety precautions are provided by the property and are not checked by Tripadvisor for accuracy.


#5 of 40 in Eastbourne
Travellers' Choice

If you’re looking for a quiet hotel in Eastbourne, look no further than The View Hotel.

For those interested in checking out popular landmarks while visiting Eastbourne, The View Hotel is located a short distance from The Wish Tower (0.1 mi) and Emma Mason Gallery (0.2 mi).

Rooms at The View Hotel provide a flat screen TV and air conditioning, and guests can stay connected with free wifi.

In addition, while staying at Eastbourne Centre Hotel guests have access to 24 hour front desk, room service, and baggage storage. You can also enjoy free breakfast. Need a place to park? There is paid public parking available nearby.

During your visit, be sure to check out one of Eastbourne's popular crab restaurants such as The Pilot Inn, The Channel Restaurant & Wine Bar, and The Belgian Cafe, all a short distance from Eastbourne Centre Hotel.

Looking to explore? Then look no further than Eastbourne Pier (0.4 mi), Nigel Greaves Gallery (0.1 mi), and Towner Art Gallery (0.2 mi), which are some popular Eastbourne attractions – all conveniently located within walking distance of the hotel.

The staff at The View Hotel looks forward to serving you during your upcoming visit.

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Property amenities
Paid public parking nearby
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Free breakfast
Taxi service
Business Centre with Internet Access
Conference facilities
24-hour security
Street parking
Bar / lounge
Breakfast available
Breakfast buffet
Breakfast in the room
Complimentary Instant Coffee
Complimentary tea
Banquet room
Meeting rooms
Baggage storage
24-hour front desk
Dry cleaning
Laundry service
Ironing service
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Room features
Air conditioning
Private balcony
Room service
Flatscreen TV
Bath / shower
Hair dryer
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Room types
Ocean view
Bridal suite
Non-smoking rooms
Family rooms
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Languages Spoken
English, German, Portuguese
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Mary wrote a review 16 May
2 contributions1 helpful vote
I have just celebrated my 70th birthday at the View hotel with 51 guests. I cannot thank Kendra and the team enough for giving us a fabulous weekend. The rooms provided for my guests were all lovely .. the sit down meal was beyond expectations .. great service by all the team. The buffet breakfast was great with so much choice. I would highly recommend the View hotel for a function and overnight stays.
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Date of stay: May 2022Trip type: Travelled
carolyn g wrote a review 7 May
2 contributions1 helpful vote
we stayed for three nights for a wedding. The bar and restaurant staff were friendly, professional and very efficient. p=Pauline in the restaurant was brilliant. the wedding function was superb. the whole experience was marred by a parkng ticket on the last day. Tickets were displayed as requested. We were very disappointed this to the reception staff. The young man called the duty manager who was totally defensive and showed zero empathy. The repeated comment was "our staff are trained" and the hotel is nothing to do with the "eastsuffolk Council" . She d1d say she would speak with the staff member concerned but that is of no help to us as we wont know the outcome. T he hotel name is on parking tickets alongside East Sussex council! i am sure the staff are trained but heard nothing of how that is evaluated and monitored. Result is we have had to pay parking ticket as well as £2 daily parking charge
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Date of stay: April 2022
Response from Claire Prysor-Jones, General Manager at The View Hotel
Responded 6 days ago
Dear Carolyn G Thank you for your recent review. It gave us great pleasure reading about how Pauline was able to enhance your experience with the service she provided. As you may be aware we sell the parking permits at the same purchase value as a benefit to our guests, and unfortunately as a hotel we are not responsible for these parking permits which is why we ask guests to complete the permits and this becomes the responsibility of the individual. We do have signage at reception with a notice explaining this situation and we also supply additional information to guests. I can understand your frustrations on this matter, and I have already reiterated to the departmental supervisor to stress this point to the team to ensure all information is given and to clarify guests look at the local road signage in regards to parking. Kind regards Claire Prysor-Jones Hotel Resident Manager
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michael e wrote a review 3 May
Hemel Hempstead, United Kingdom58 contributions50 helpful votes
A really good hotel with brilliant staff. We had a function on there on the Saturday night and the food was excellent. so was the breakfast. Great location too. definitely recommended for functions and a short break.
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Date of stay: April 2022
Response from Claire Prysor-Jones, General Manager at The View Hotel
Responded 6 days ago
Dear MichaelE Many thanks for taking the time to review your event and recent stay with us at The View Hotel. We look forward to welcoming you back in the near future. Many thanks Claire Prysor-Jones Hotel Resident Manager
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Jackie C wrote a review Apr 2022
Eastbourne, United Kingdom39 contributions32 helpful votes
I attended the wedding of me best friend. All the arrangements were at the hotel. The service, decorations, food, wine and accommodation were excellent. I had a single room with an amazing sea view. Decor a little dated but all the amenities. Good Wi-Fi and TV. Tea and coffee in the room which is a bonus. Wonderful staff. Every department from front of house waiters and cleaners. Everyone was fabulous. It made my friends wedding fabulous Breakfast was very good. Everything was clean and Covid compliant Thoroughly recommend a stay to anyone
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Date of stay: April 2022Trip type: Travelled
Response from Claire Prysor-Jones, General Manager at The View Hotel
Responded 3 weeks ago
Dear JackieC2121 Thank you so much for taking the time to review your recent experience with us. I am delighted the hotel team provided a memorable service during your stay. Thank you for your kind comments in relation to the breakfast and housekeeping standards of the hotel. I hope to be able to welcome you back with us in the near future. Kind regards Claire Prysor-Jones Hotel Resident Manager
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cornwall-blue wrote a review Apr 2022
Launceston, United Kingdom358 contributions122 helpful votes
Very comfortable hotel in a great location. Would have given it five stars but for the fact that it was noisy at night. We could hear the disco from where we were sleeping - shame but I guess the wedding party enjoyed themselves which is nice. We also had noisy neighbours - nothing serious but they should have been mindful that it was late.
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Date of stay: April 2022Trip type: Travelled
Response from Claire Prysor-Jones, General Manager at The View Hotel
Responded 4 weeks ago
Dear cornwall- blue Thank you for your review and for uploading your amazing pictures of your stay. I was happy to read that the hotels location was great for your requirements whilst in Eastbourne. I am sorry to read that you were disturbed by the music of a private function at the hotel, however I do hope this will not put your off your next stay with us in your next trip to Eastbourne. Kind regards Claire Prysor-Jones Hotel Resident Manager
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Frequently Asked Questions about The View Hotel
Which popular attractions are close to The View Hotel?
Nearby attractions include Nigel Greaves Gallery (0.2 km), Eastbourne Bandstand (0.2 km), and Devonshire Park Theatre (0.1 km).
What are some of the property amenities at The View Hotel?
Some of the more popular amenities offered include free wifi, free breakfast, and an on-site restaurant.
What food & drink options are available at The View Hotel?
Guests can enjoy free breakfast, an on-site restaurant, and a lounge during their stay.
Is parking available at The View Hotel?
Yes, paid public parking nearby and street parking are available to guests.
What are some restaurants close to The View Hotel?
Conveniently located restaurants include MALAYALAM Restaurant, Anema e Core, and Simply Patisserie.
Is The View Hotel located near the city centre?
Yes, it is 0.6 km away from the centre of Eastbourne.
Are any cleaning services offered at The View Hotel?
Yes, dry cleaning and laundry service are offered to guests.
Does The View Hotel offer any business services?
Yes, it conveniently offers a business centre, meeting rooms, and a banquet room.
Which languages are spoken by the staff at The View Hotel?
The staff speaks multiple languages, including English, German, and Portuguese.
Are there any historical sites close to The View Hotel?
Many travellers enjoy visiting Redoubt Fortress & The Pavilion (1.9 km) and East Dean War Memorial (5.7 km).
Does The View Hotel have any great views?
Yes, guests often enjoy the ocean view available here.