Hotel The Hydro in Eastbourne - 3 HOTEL INFO stars

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  • Parking directly by the hotel

Hotel description The Hydro

Set in award winning gardens, the Hydro Hotel features an outdoor pool, elegant restaurant and superb sea views across the English Channel and to the cliffs of Beachy Head.

All 83 bedrooms are ensuite and feature duvet, flat screen TV with Satellite, Wi-Fi and a seating area. All rooms include a hospitality tray, hair dryer, telephone and trouser press.

The Crystal Restaurant, which is open from breakfast, lunch and dinner, serves classic British and French cuisine. The Conservatory, which overlooks the gardens and the sea, offers a delicious alternative menu for lunch and light snacks throughout the day, including delicious selections for afternoon tea that can be enjoyed in the many lounges.

There is a hair salon and a beauty room, offering a range of specialist spa treatments and therapies. 

There are five fully equipped meeting and function rooms on site as well as a snooker room. The hotel is a few metres from Eastbourne seafront and the promenade which is ideal for walking, running and enjoying outdoor shows at the Bandstand.  

Hotel is a few minutes walk from the start of the famous South Downs Way walking trail and the entrance to the South Downs National Park. Its just a 20 minute walk from Eastbourne Centre and Eastbourne railway station.

other close attractions include Beachy Head, Pevensey Castle, Alfriston Village, Drusilla's Animal Park, Redoubt Fortress, Towner Gallery and Bateman's.


There is free on-site parking and additional off site parking with no restrictions.. Reception hours: On business days: from 7:30 AM to 11:00 PMOn the weekend: from 7:30 AM to 11:00 PM

Hotel data

Hotel built in 1895, Number of floors 4, Total number of rooms 82, Number of single rooms 13, Number of double rooms 34, of which have 2 separate beds 35, of which have a double bed 34, Reception manned at weekends from 07:30, to 23:00, Reception manned from 07:30, to 23:00, Earliest check-in 14:00, Latest check-out 10:30, English-speaking staff available during the day, English-speaking staff available at night, Hotel, Holiday hotel, Beach hotel, No-smoking hotel, No-smoking room 82

AddressShow map

Mount Road, BN20 7HZ Eastbourne, United Kingdom


  • Station 1.5 km
  • City centre 1.5 km
  • Airport (London Gatwick Airport (LGW)) 54.35 km
  • Highway (M23) 72.0 km

Service times

Reception open:

7:30 AM to 11:00 PM

Reception manned at weekends:

7:30 AM to 11:00 PM

Earliest check-in:

2:00 PM

Latest check-out:

10:30 AM

    Accepted payment methods

  • Visa
  • Eurocard/MasterCard
  • American Express

Hotel facilities

  • Reception (lobby)
  • Elevator
  • Hotel-owned car park Fee per 24 hours 0,00 GBP
  • Car park is directly by hotel
  • Car park is a 0-minute walk away
  • Marked disabled parking space
  • Restaurant(s) 1 open from 07:00.00 until 09:30.00 and from 18:45 until 21:00.00
  • Hotel bar
  • Open-air restaurant/beer garden, etc.
  • Garden/park
  • Sunbathing lawn
  • Garden terrace
  • Outdoor swimming pool open from 07:30.00 until 20:00.00
  • Health and beauty center
  • Fire alarm
  • Smoke detectors
  • Video surveillance of entrances
  • Video surveillance of hotel lobby
  • WLAN with Internet access in lobby
  • Mobile phone reception
  • WLAN operator Arqiva
  • Smoke detectors in all rooms
  • Hallways equipped with fire exstinguishers
  • Hotel has emergency lighting
  • Hotel complies with country/state/local fire laws
  • Emergency exits for each floor
  • Guest rooms accessed by interior entrances
  • Building meets all current local, state and country building codes
  • Guest room doors self closing
  • Parking area equipped with lights
  • Video surveillance recorded 24 hrs a day
  • Emergency back-up generators
  • Hotel staff trained in first aid

Room facilities

  • Special facilities for the disabled (visually impaired/deaf)
  • WLAN with Internet access in rooms Hourly rate 0,00 GBP Cost per day 0,00 GBP Provider Arqiva
  • Cable TV
  • Satellite TV
  • TV remote control
  • Radio
  • Desk
  • Telephone by the bed
  • Telephone on the desk
  • Fax connection
  • Room safe
  • Coffee machine/tea-maker in 82 rooms
  • Soundproof windows
  • Windows for opening
  • Hairdryer
  • Bathroom with bathtub
  • Bathroom with shower
  • Heated towel rack in bathroom

In-house services

  • Large dogs permitted Fee per day 10,00 GBP
  • Pets permitted Fee per day 10,00 GBP
  • Laundry service
  • Parking directly by the hotel
  • Hairdresser/barber

Hotel location

Mount Road, BN20 7HZ Eastbourne -

Evaluations of The Hydro

Overall 2 ratings, including comments: 1 rating
8.6 / 10
Average rating of all hotel guests
100% of all hotel guests would recommend this hotel to their friends
Private Solo traveller
9.2 / 10
July 2016

clean and tidy

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