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Deluxe Room, 1 Double or 2 Single Beds

Max Occupancy: 2 guests (up to 1 child, 1 infant)

Executive Room, 1 Double or 2 Single Beds

Max Occupancy: 3 guests (up to 2 children, 2 infants)

Junior Suite

Max Occupancy: 3 guests (up to 2 children, 2 infants)

Family-friendly hotel on Eastbourne seaside

Across from beach

Known as the "White Palace," the historic Grand Hotel Eastbourne is within a mile of Eastbourne Pier, 4 miles from Beachy Head, and 10 miles from Drusillas Zoo Park. Brighton is 40 minutes away.

Spa and fitness

Recreation includes a full-service health spa with sauna and steam room, an indoor pool with spa tub, a seasonal outdoor pool, a well-equipped fitness center, and a supervised playroom for kids.

Wireless Internet

Individually decorated in classic style, Grand Hotel Eastbourne's 152 guestrooms offer such modern conveniences as complimentary wireless Internet access, TVs with satellite channels, and phones with voice mail.

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Hotel Amenities

Hotel Amenities

Known as the "White Palace," the Grand Hotel Eastbourne was built in 1875, and has retained much of its Victorian elegance, with high ceilings, rich fabrics, and marble columns. Guests choose between 2 fine-dining restaurants, and afternoon tea is served in the airy Great Hall. Family-friendly amenities include a supervised children's playroom, a children's afternoon tea menu, board games, and milk and cookies at turndown. Child care is available for a fee. The hotel offers a seasonal outdoor pool, a year-round indoor pool, and a full-service health spa with a fitness center, steam room, sauna, and a menu of spa treatments. 17 meeting and event rooms of varying sizes accommodate groups up to 300, and complimentary wireless Internet access is available in public areas. A complimentary breakfast is available every morning. This is a smoke-free property.

  • Free breakfast
  • Free self parking
  • Free WiFi
  • Number of restaurants - 2
  • Full-service spa
  • Turkish bath/Hammam
  • Indoor pool
  • Outdoor seasonal pool
  • Bar/lounge
  • Health club
  • Spa tub
  • Supervised childcare/activities
  • Sauna
  • Steam room
  • Rooftop terrace
  • Airport transportation (surcharge)
  • Spa treatment room(s)
  • Spa services on site
  • Business center
  • Number of meeting rooms - 17
  • Meeting rooms
  • Babysitting or childcare (surcharge)
  • Concierge services
  • Dry cleaning/laundry service
  • Laundry facilities
  • 24-hour front desk
  • Express check-in
  • Express check-out
  • Free newspapers in lobby
  • Multilingual staff
  • Wedding services
  • Garden
  • Barbecue grill(s)
  • Fireplace in lobby
  • Gift shops or newsstand
  • Hair salon
  • Porter/bellhop
  • Safe-deposit box at front desk
  • Elevator/lift
  • Luggage storage
  • Smoke-free property
  • Number of buildings/towers - 1
  • Number of floors - 4
  • Total number of rooms - 152
  • Year Built 1875
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Family Friendly Amenities

  • Free Wi-Fi
  • Indoor pool
  • Rollaway/extra beds available
  • In-room childcare (surcharge)
  • Babysitting or childcare (surcharge)
  • Laundry facilities

Internet

Available in all rooms: Free WiFi

Available in some public areas: Free WiFi

Parking

Free self parking

Room Amenities

  • Free WiFi
  • Room service (24 hours)
  • Satellite TV service
  • Premium bedding
  • Hypo-allergenic bedding available
  • Shower/tub combination
  • Coffee/tea maker
  • Cribs/infant beds available
  • Rollaway/extra beds available
  • Daily housekeeping
  • Turndown service
  • Free newspaper
  • Free bottled water
  • In-room childcare (surcharge)
  • In-room massage available
  • Hair dryer
  • In-room safe
  • Bathrobes
  • Designer toiletries
  • Phone
  • Iron/ironing board (on request)
  • Desk
  • Blackout drapes/curtains
  • Climate control
  • Private bathroom
  • Individually decorated
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Where to Eat

Mirabelle Restaurant - Fine-dining restaurant serving modern European cuisine. Refined setting with white tablecloths, upholstered chairs, high ceilings, and ornate chandeliers. Seating for 50. Jacket and tie requested for dinner. Reservations recommended. Open for lunch and dinner.

Garden Restaurant - Classic English cuisine with a modern interpretation. Elegant decor with white tablecloths and upholstered chairs. Seating for 180. Jacket and tie requested for dinner. Reservations recommended. Open for breakfast, lunch, and dinner.

Afternoon Tea - Selection of sandwiches, pastries, and beverages. Served daily in the Great Hall. Special children's afternoon tea menu available.

In-room dining - Available 24 hours a day.

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Nearby Things to Do

An outdoor pool is open seasonally, while an indoor pool with spa tub is available year-round. A health club provides cardio and strength-training equipment and fitness classes. Other recreation amenities include miniature golf, snooker, and a staffed children's playroom.

The recreational activities listed below are available either on site or nearby; fees may apply.

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Spa Services

The hotel's full-service spa features signature treatments with products from Paris-based Matis skincare company. Guests choose from a menu of facial, massage, and body treatments, including the Chocolate Cream or Cranberry Body Mask, the Marine Collagen Mask, and massage therapy with warm volcanic stones and cool marble. Spa facilities include a sauna and steam room. A hair salon is also on site.

Accessibility

To make requests for specific accessibility needs, complete the “Special or Accessibility Requests" section of “Trip Preferences" when you book your hotel.

Hotel Policies

Check-in

Check-in time starts at 3 PM

Check-out

Check-out time is 11 AM

Payment types

Pets

Pets allowed, Only dogs are allowed

You need to know

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on hotel policy.

Government-issued photo identification and a credit card or cash deposit are required at check-in for incidental charges.

Special requests are subject to availability upon check-in and may incur additional charges. Special requests cannot be guaranteed.

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Fees

The following fees and deposits are charged by the property at time of service, check-in, or check-out.
  • Pet fee: GBP 20.00 per pet
  • Rollaway bed fee: GBP 10.00 per night
The above list may not be comprehensive. Fees and deposits may not include tax and are subject to change.

We should mention

This property offers transfers from the airport (surcharges may apply). Guests must contact the property with arrival details 72 hours prior to arrival, using the contact information on the booking confirmation.

Awards & Affiliations

Green / Sustainable Property
This property participates in Green Tourism Program, a program that measures the property's impact on one or more of the following: environment, community, cultural-heritage, the local economy.
  • The property is a member of the Small Luxury Hotels of the World.
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