Eastbourne Short Break


£119.00 per person as of 15/04/2023

Escape to historic Eastbourne at the Best Western York House Hotel for a relaxing two-night stay. Upon your arrival, enjoy a complimentary welcome drink to kick start your break and a traditional afternoon tea during your stay. Take in the seaside sights and delights of Eastbourne and explore local tourist attractions such as Pevensey Castle and Beachy Head.

Your Great Little Break includes:
⛱Two nights’ bed and a full English breakfast
⛱Traditional afternoon tea - can be taken either day (worth £16.95 per person)
⛱Welcome drink on arrival (choice of 125ml glass of house wine (red or white), house beer or soft drink)
⛱Late check-out of 1pm (worth £20)

This deal is fully refundable up to 7 days before your arrival and you can enjoy free amendments up to 72 hours prior to your arrival

Why we love this

📍Explore Eastbourne’s Victorian pier, complete with an abundance of activities and attractions.

📍You’ll be staying in the Victorian elegance of York House Hotel - the perfect seafront location to admire the views of Eastbourne, its charming beach and four-mile promenade

📍Eastbourne is home to Europe’s largest man-made marina. Sovereign Harbour, with its variety of restaurants, shops and attractions, is easily accessed via public transport from opposite the pier or from the town centre.


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    • 4
    • 2 nights min stay

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    • 4
    • 2 nights min low season 3 nights high & Weekends

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    • 4
    • No Minimum Stay

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    • 4
    • 2 nights min stay

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    • 4
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    • 4
    • 2 nights min stay

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    • 4
    • 3 nights Min Stay low season 7 nights high seasons

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    • 4
    • 2 nights min stay

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