If you are looking for hotels near South Downs National Park, then Eastbourne is simply a superb place to spend your summer in. Boasting the best weather in Britain, and idyllic scenery, there simply is no competition with Eastbourne.
Eastbourne`s Victorian seafront feels like a trip back in time and features some of the most elegant and history-stooped hotels and bed and breakfasts that the South Coast has to offer near the South Downs National Park.
There are endless reasons why you should choose Eastbourne in East Sussex near the South Downs National Park, for your holiday destination, not just this year, but every year after that! With plenty of things to do and its simplistic, natural beauty, you will never tire of everything that Eastbourne exudes.
The Arden Hotel is very near to the South Downs National Park and places you right in the middle of all of this. With sea views and fresh salty sea air, you will wake up energized and recharged. Start your day right by waking up in a comfy bed followed by a hearty breakfast, leaving your car in the ample parking space provided and take a stroll along Eastbourne`s beautiful promenade, that leads right onto the South Downs National Park. Take in the history and simplicity while visiting the Pier or the Wish Tower. Or if your heart is in the country, then you can get lost in the South Downs which is set just at the edge of Holywell beach. Enjoy the rolling hills of the countryside of the South Downs National Park or the rocky cliff edge of the awe-inspiring, world famous, Beachy Head.
Unwind in the afternoon at the tea rooms which are situated right on the seafront where you can relish in some afternoon tea with a scone (or two). Or take it easy with a spot of golf or a game of bowls in the warm, evening sun. For the night time why not pop over to the bandstand and get yourself a ticket to see many fabulous tribute bands in honor of the classics such as Bob Marley, ABBA and much, much more.
The Arden Hotel is situated in an ideal location right near the South Downs National Park and is close by to many of Eastbourne`s wonderfully, diverse range of restaurants, in and around the town center.
If you are feeling adventurous and seeking day time activities to give you a bit of a thrill, then try out Eastbourne`s water sports or cycle the Cuckoo Trail which runs from Hamden park right over to Heathfield! Or perhaps you are feeling arty in which case, you can visit the local Towner Art Gallery or close to that, at the Congress or Devonshire Park Theater you can go and enjoy one of the fabulous shows that are put on regularly.
The Arden Hotel is in close proximity to the South Downs National Park and all the major children`s play areas. Take the children swimming at Sovereign Leisure Centre or, let them perfect their tricks at the skatepark (right on the seafront!). Fort Fun and Treasure Island are situated right on the seafront and are equally fun and fantastic for children of all ages.
Eastbourne has so many exciting events going on all year round - there really is something for everyone! Prepare to be amazed when you go to Eastbourne`s airshow to witness a fabulous show of airplanes of all kinds paraded through the sky or attend Eastbourne Extreme (also on the seafront), to watch skills in skateboarding, rollerblading and BMX.
Don`t worry though - Eastbourne has events for adults too! Eastbourne International tennis championships take place throughout the summer every year and are not to be missed! As well as this, there is Eastbourne`s Beer Festival which you can find on the Western Lawns, right by the Wish Tower. Enjoy locally crafted beers, ciders, and ales or if you are a little more cosmopolitan then try out the international brews from all over the world, while appreciating some fine weather and uplifting music.