Popular Lettings in Eastbourne
Highlights in Eastbourne
- Family friendly beaches
- attractive pier
- striking countryside
- golfers’ delight
Most popular in Eastbourne
Prices and availability
Holiday rentals and lettings in Eastbourne
Eastbourne is a quiet, relaxing, tranquil town, with exceptional beaches, a superb pier and interesting and vibrant shopping. Look for lettings near the beach if you want instant access to the sand or consider the exceptional views from holiday rentals up on the cliffs around the town. Most lettings are near the coastline, but if you prefer to be more inland you’ll find delightful accommodation in Eastbourne’s old town. For upmarket rentals the Eastbourne Marina is just to the north of the central area.Holiday rentals to suit all needs
Many visitors to Eastbourne are retired, and there is no shortage of delightful bungalows for people who might find stairs harder, together with accessible outdoor spaces and bathrooms. Family friendly Eastbourne also attracts couples with children, and larger accommodation in stunning properties with well-kept gardens is ready and waiting for you to enjoy. Waterside lettings by the marina are smart and sophisticated and make for a perfect romantic getaway. No matter what your needs, Eastbourne is ready and waiting for you, so why wait?
Holidays in Eastbourne
The area and getting around
Eastbourne is a haven of harmony and relaxation. Take in the sea air on the lovely beaches, or stroll around town and discover a hidden gem of a café, or find the perfect gift to take home. Enjoy the sophistication of the marina, and feel the wind in your hair as you head to the top of Beachy Head or one of the many other cliffs around the edge of town. Take a stroll along the pier and ponder the meaning of life as you look out over the waves, and savour a leisurely afternoon tea in the pier’s Victorian tearooms.Revel in Eastbourne’s natural delights
The surrounding areas of Eastbourne feature magnificent cliffs, snowy white from the chalk and topped with green grassy tufts. Looking out over the award winning beaches and clean blue sea, the cliffs give a stunning view of Eastbourne town as well. The name Beachy Head comes from the Norman French beauchef, which means ‘beautiful headland’.
Travellers and activities
Eastbourne boasts numerous golf courses, some of them over a century old. If you are looking for a traditional member’s club, the Royal Eastbourne is for you. With one 18 and one 9-hole course as well as an excellent restaurant, you are guaranteed a wonderful day out. The Eastbourne Golf Club is also a member’s club, but is very relaxed – with no tee times, just turn up and wait your turn (day membership available). The beginner golfer might feel happiest at the Lottbridge Golf Club which calls itself the Friendliest Club in the southeast and welcomes those just starting out and golfers with a low handicap.Eastbourne for outdoors enthusiasts
Hikers will revel in the walks and treks along the cliffs around Eastbourne, and the striking countryside behind them. Take a walk to the nearby Beachy Head lighthouse at the foot of the cliff, or visit the Belle Tout lighthouse to the west of Beachy Head. Belle Tout was built in 1832 and while it’s now decommissioned it proudly stands over some of the best views in the region.
Swimmers take note! The sea water in Eastbourne is rated as ‘Excellent’, by the MCS Good Beach Guide!
Top 5 travel tips in Eastbourne
The Towner Art Gallery made its home in Eastbourne in 1923. The collection includes some 4,000 pieces of art, many from local artists but also from internationally renowned artists such as Picasso and Henry Moore!2. Ride the Eastbourne Miniature Steam Train
An outstanding miniature steam train puffs its way through five acres of parks and gardens. If one small train isn’t enough for you there’s a model railway to see too. There’s also a nature walk to explore, an adventure playground and a café to relax in afterwards!3. Step back in time at the Eastbourne Redoubt
200 years ago a chain of fortifications was built along the coast to deter Napoleon. Now a terrific home of military collections, this is a must-see for those interested in military history.4. Taste traditional chippy chips
For a true taste of Britain, don’t miss the traditional chippy based on Eastbourne’s pier. Although the pier was damaged by a fire, refurbishment is going well and there’s plenty to see – and eat – on a visit there.5. Delight in a 360 degree view of the sea
Eastbourne’s Camera Obscura is an excellent example of this Victorian invention which gives you astonishing views of the landscape. The camera uses a single tiny hole to project a complete all-round view of the seafront to visitors.
FAQ: Frequently asked questions about holiday rentals in Eastbourne
At an average price of £109.86 per night, Eastbournelies at thelower end of the price range for holiday rentals in the United Kingdom.When can you get the best deals on holiday rentals in Eastbourne?
Those who want to save as much as possible should travel to Eastbourne in March, April, and May the cheapest months of the year, with average prices of £92.54, £95.28, and £100.19 per night, respectively, based on data collected in 2019.In which months is it more expensive to rent a holiday letting in Eastbourne?
When you look at renting a holiday letting in Eastbourne, the highest prices are usually seen in the month of August (with an average of £132.84 per night), followed by September (£119.99), and December (£119.75).Are there usually many holiday lettings available in Eastbourne?
It is recommended that you book your stay in plenty of time when visiting Eastbourne, as only 48% of our properties are usually available throughout the year.What are the best months for a sponteneous getaway?
In 2019, the months with the largest number of available properties in Eastbourne were March, April, and May with average availabilities of 79.8%, 75.5% and 74.25%, respectively.During which months are there fewer rentals available in Eastbourne?
The months with the lowest propereties available in Eastbourne are, in order, August, December and October, with respective average availability figures of 14.4%, 28%, and 28.75%, based on data collected in 2019.Are there many holiday lettings in Eastbourne?
In Eastbourne we have a comprehensive catalogue of approximately 350 properties, with options for all tastes, thanks to our 11 local and international partners.