1 Compton Street
Vernon House Hotel is one of the UK's most magnificent Victorian hotels, built in 1836 and situated two or three minutes walk to the famous Eastbourne Pier and a few minutes to the heart of the town centre and the seafront. The perfect venue for a getaway break, family holiday and romantic weekend, you will find our professional and helpful staff will guarantee you unforgettable holidays, many great stories to tell and memories to keep forever.
This magnificent hotel has been sympathetically restored and modernised by the owners to meet the 21st century requirements. Today it provides elegant accommodation with 25 rooms - some with a balcony and sea views. Our restaurant provides excellent food and there are many superb leisure facilities at your disposal includes restaurants, bars and night entertainment programmes.
Vernon House offers everything you need on your own doorstep. We are just 100 metres from Eastbourne's famous promenade and very close to the pier, bandstand and town centre. The main railway station and shopping centre are just a few minutes walk away.
Eastbourne has an enviable sunshine record which ranks amongst the top in the country and our beaches have won at least one seaside award every year. Our great town offers different events, such as Airbourne, the largest free Air Show in the UK . Eastbourne provides numerous attractions such as the theatre, castles, golf, tennis, gardens, Sovereign harbour, the towering cliffs of Beachy Head and the beautiful Marina.
It is an excellent place for foreign cuisines, shopping and night life. Delight in picturesque villages in the surrounding areas, glorious gardens in Kent & Sussex and vineyards and historic homes. We are close to the cosmopolitan City of Brighton which is 30 minutes away and the fabulous Tunbridge Wells is a 40 minutes away.
Tea and coffee making facilities
Internet connection (high speed)
Breakfast (Full cooked)
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Heritage Rated from 1- 5 (low-exceptional) on historic interest
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Alfriston, St Andrew's Church - 6.3 miles (Historic Church)
Alfriston Clergy House - 6.3 miles (Historic Building)
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