Best Western Lansdowne Hotel

King Edward's Parade, Eastbourne, East Sussex, BN21 4EE, England
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Best Western Lansdowne Hotel

Enjoy Eastbourne in wonderful comfort.

Be our guest at this charming, family-run, pet-friendly hotel in Eastbourne. The Best Western Lansdowne Hotel enjoys an excellent location on the seafront, with Beachy Head, the South Downs and Brighton all within easy reach. Boasting sea views that show more

Bars, Free WIFI, Golf Nearby, Lift to all floors, Pets Allowed, Restaurants, Twenty Four Hour Service
There is parking available nearby.
Pets accepted
£12.00 per pet per night
Free WIFI available throughout the hotel
Check-in & Check out14:00 | 11:00

Restaurants & Bars

The Best Western Lansdowne Hotel is not only a great place to stay in Eastbourne, but a wonderful place to dine too.

  • Devonshire Restaurant
  • Regency Bar

Devonshire Restaurant

Located on the ground floor, The Devonshire restaurant prides itself on traditional Sunday lunches. We source our ingredients locally where possible. The restaurant offers superb views of the sea and excellent service. Our breakfast menu offers both Full English and Continental breakfast options. We also have an exclusive dining suite within the restaurant, ideal for smaller private parties.

Opening hours
Breakfast: 07:30 - 09:00
Lunch: 12:30 - 14:00
Dinner: 18:30 - 20:30
Weekend times may vary

Regency Bar

Our cosy and traditional bar is ideal for morning coffees, afternoon teas or evening drinks. There is a bar and lounge menu available Monday to Saturday from 12pm to 9pm. We offer a wide variety of snacks and bar meals throughout the day. Why not enjoy one of our afternoon teas? Choose from our finger sandwiches and fruit or scones with clotted cream - all served with a pot of tea and coffee.

At the Best Western Lansdowne Hotel, we have five comfortable lounges available - ideal for you to enjoy your morning coffee or an afternoon tea. One of the lounges is pet-friendly, so you can bring your beloved pet with you to relax. From this seafront hotel in Eastbourne, youll be able to enjoy spectacular views perfect for when you just want to unwind after a busy day.

Opening hours
12:00-11:00
Weekend times may vary

Weddings

The Best Western Lansdowne Hotel is an excellent wedding venue in Eastbourne. Our newly redecorated function rooms offer incredible views over the sea and western lawns. With the help of our professional wedding coordinator and events team, we'll make sure that you can fully relax and enjoy your wedding day, stress-free. In fact, we offer the complete wedding package in Eastbourne.

  • Wedding Service & Reception Venue
  • Catering
  • Registrar

For any enquiries please call Sharron Winter on 01323 725174

Wedding service and reception venue

Our seafront hotel is the ideal wedding venue in Eastbourne - with various room sizes to suit your function. For a smaller and more personal wedding, our Martello room is perfect - it fits up to 40 people. Meanwhile, the Lawns room will seat up to 70 and has beautiful sea views. For a larger party, our Jevington room will seat up to 130 people and offers a private bar, lift access and a large dance floor.

Catering

Our wedding menus are individually priced, so just choose what you want and enjoy excellent value for money. We offer a 3-course wedding breakfast menu, set menu or finger buffet evening reception menu. Our 'Intimate' Eastbourne wedding package covers everything you need - from arrival drinks and evening reception through to wedding night stay for the bride and groom in one of our superior sea-view rooms.

Registrar

Registry office:
Eastbourne Register Office
Town Hall, Grove Road, Eastbourne, BN21 4UG
01323 415051

Golf

The Best Western Lansdowne Hotel has some very scenic golf courses nearby in Eastbourne.

Surrounded by the South Downs National Park, this course offers spectacular views. Despite being downland, the course has been designed for an easy walk, set out over two levels and a great loop.

Five miles from the hotel, the 6601 yard, 18 hole course has a par of 72.

  • Eastbourne Downs
  • Royal Eastbourne

Eastbourne Downs

The Best Western Lansdowne Hotel has some very scenic golf courses nearby in Eastbourne.

Surrounded by the South Downs National Park, this course offers spectacular views. Despite being downland, the course has been designed for an easy walk, set out over two levels and a great loop.

Five miles from the hotel, the 6601 yard, 18 hole course has a par of 72.

5.00 miles away in Eastbourne

Course information

  • Pro shop golf facilities
Course type

Location

Off Site

Holes

18

Par

72

Distance

6601 Yards

Handicap

No handicap required

Prices

9 holes £13.00
18 holes £25.00
Tuition £36.00

Royal Eastbourne

This course offers a wonderful view across Eastbourne and the English Channel, with a combination of open fairways and narrow doglegs.

Five miles from the hotel, the 6077 yard, 18 hole course has a par of 70.

5.00 miles away in Eastbourne

Course information

  • Pro shop golf facilities
Course type

Location

Off Site

Holes

18

Par

70

Distance

6077 Yards

Handicap

No handicap required

Prices

9 holes £13.00
18 holes £42.00
Buggy hire £26.00
Tuition £45.00

Meetings & Events

There's plenty to choose from at the Best Western Lansdowne Hotel when it comes to meetings and conferences in Eastbourne. We have a variety of rooms and capacities - and they're all easy to get to, t...

  • Alfriston Room

For any enquiries please contact events on 0844 387 62 40

There's plenty to choose from at the Best Western Lansdowne Hotel when it comes to meetings and conferences in Eastbourne. We have a variety of rooms and capacities - and they're all easy to get to, thanks to the excellent local road and rail links. We offer 7 meeting rooms, with the biggest one fitting 90 delegates in a theatre style. If you wish to stay over, we offer a variety of competitive delegate packages that are totally flexible.


Rooms

For the perfect conference venue in Eastbourne, the Alfriston, Jevington, Martello and Lawns rooms offer natural daylight and can accommodate around 30-40 people in a boardroom style. If you need a more intimate venue, the Berwick, Glynde and Litlington rooms are smaller, accommodating 10-12 delegates. All are well-specified with the essential equipment you need. In addition, we serve refreshment and meal breaks as and when you want them.

Available Room Set Ups

  • Banquet
  • Boardroom
  • Classroom
  • Theatre
  • U shape

Alfriston Room

The Alfriston room is located on the lower ground floor and has both stair and lift access to the room. The Alfriston also have natural daylight and can accommodate approx. 40 people boardroom style.

Room Theatre Classroom U-Shape Boardroom Banquet
Alfriston Room 80 35 35 40 0
Lawns Room 80 35 35 40 60
Martello Room 50 25 25 30 30
Berwick Room 20 12 8 12 0
Glynde Room 15 10 8 10 0
Jevington Room 80 35 30 40 0

Reviews of Best Western Lansdowne Hotel

Traveller Overview:
4.0 Rating: 1463 reviews
Excellent 44%
Very Good 37%
Average 11%
Poor 3%
Terrible 2%
Rating

693ivano, wrote review 11/12/2019

Christmas party night 2019

Booked with friends for the 80s themed party night. We decided to stay over and were really impressed with the beautiful newly refurbished bedroom. The hotel seems to have undergone a fair bit up reno... more

Rating

12ljr, wrote review 02/12/2019

Short stay

Sea front hotel made up of individual houses tastefully connected. Evening meal very good, breakfast choice good although some items were luke warm and needed replenishing quicker. Had a November DBB ... more

Owner Response
Jamieson B, General Manager at Best Western Lansdowne Hotel, responded to this review
Dear 12ljr, Thank you for posting your kind comments on Trip Advisor. I am glad you had a great experience at excellent value for money. On behalf of myself and the Team at the Lansdowne Hotel, we look forward to welcoming you back very soon. Please note booking direct saves money, we will always match and beat any rate found on line. Kindest Regards, Jamieson Berriman
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bruce602, wrote review 02/12/2019

Beautifully decorated Hotel

The Hotel must have been recently refurbished, from reception to the rooms it was clean and fresh. Excellent buffet breakfast. I must tell you about the beds and pillows, you are transformed into a he... more

Owner Response
Jamieson B, General Manager at Best Western Lansdowne Hotel, responded to this review
Dear Bruce, Thank you for posting your extremely kind comments and Five Stars on Trip Advisor. We are very pleased you enjoyed your stay. Please note refurbishments are on going. On behalf of myself and the Team at the Lansdowne Hotel, we look forward to welcoming you back very soon. Please note booking direct saves money, we will always match and beat any rate found on line. Kindest Regards, Jamieson Berriman
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katesparker, wrote review 20/11/2019

Fantastic hotel

We have been staying at this hotel over the years and to see the changes take place are amazing. The newly decorated lounge is stunning. Love the colours and very tastefully done. We stayed in a lovel... more

Owner Response
Jamieson B, General Manager at Best Western Lansdowne Hotel, responded to this review
Dear Katesparker, Thank you for posting your extremely kind comments and Five Stars on Trip Advisor. I am delighted you continue to stay with us and enjoy the fantastic refurbishments. Pancakes seam to be going very well !!! On behalf of myself and the Team at the Lansdowne Hotel, we look forward to welcoming you back very soon. Please note booking direct saves money, we will always match and beat any rate found on line. Kindest Regards, Jamieson Berriman
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Misterstonehead, wrote review 19/11/2019

Another great stay

Took an overnight stay with our friends, as usual the reception staff and manager were so welcoming and professional. We has a quick snack and we’re welcomed by Helen in the Bar with the usual smile a... more

Owner Response
Jamieson B, General Manager at Best Western Lansdowne Hotel, responded to this review
Dear Misterstonehead, Thank you for posting your extremely kind comments and Five Stars on Trip Advisor. Lovely to be able to welcome you back so soon, we look forward to your return event in the new year. On behalf of myself and the Team at the Lansdowne Hotel, we look forward to welcoming you back very soon. Please note booking direct saves money, we will always match and beat any rate found on line. Kindest Regards, Jamieson Berriman

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