The Grand Hotel, Eastbourne

£115 - £205 pp
Up to 180
152 Bedrooms
Exclusive Use
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A stunning white palace on the coastline at Beachy Head, The Grand Hotel is a friendly and beautiful hotel with fabulous facilities for your wedding day.
Pricing & Costs

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Choose from a selection of enchanting wedding packages tailored to suit your unique style and preferences. Our classic package offers timeless elegance, while the gold package exudes opulence and sophistication. For an extravagant affair, the grand package is the perfect choice, leaving your guests in awe. If you prefer a more intimate celebration, our intimate package is thoughtfully crafted to create cherished memories with your closest loved ones. For those seeking a private and romantic escape, our elopement package is a match made in heaven. Embrace the magic of winter with our winter wishes package, where the allure of the season adds an enchanting touch to your festivities. If you're looking for a serene and beautiful ceremony, our ceremony-only package offers a seamless experience. Finally, for those seeking to reaffirm their love and commitment, our vow renewal package allows you to relive your special day and cherish your journey together. At The Grand Hotel, Eastbourne, we are devoted to bringing your wedding dreams to life. Our expert team will guide you through every detail, ensuring your day is nothing short of perfection. Let us be a part of your love story, as we create memories that will last a lifetime.
What is included in this pricing:
Multiple course wedding breakfast
Canapés included
Furniture included
Wine / soft drinks allowance per guest
Non consumables (e.g. linen, lights etc.)
Couple accommodation included
Wedding coordinator available on the day
Private room(s) included (non-exclusive use)
Exclusive use
Features & Capacity


Venue Type
Dining Capacity
Reception Capacity
No. of Bedrooms
Sleeps No. of People
Bridal Suite
Honeymoon Suite
Usual Access Time
Usual Finish Time
Late Night Extension

Ceremony & Reception

Church Within Walking Distance
Sound System Available
Wedding Licence
Dancefloor Available
Confetti Permitted


Exclusive Use
Spa On-Site
Bridal Changing Facilities
Pet Friendly
Disabled Access
Grade I/II Listed Building
On-Site Parking
Outdoor Reception Space
In-House Wedding Coordinator
Water View

Food and Drink

Corkage Charge for Own Alcohol
In-House Wine List
In-house Catering
Alcohol Licence
Halal Catering

Cultural Specialists

Jewish Wedding Specialist
Asian Wedding Specialist
Muslim Wedding Specialist
Full Description
If you are looking for old-world charm combined with elegance, The Grand is the ideal place for you! We have several stunning rooms for you to choose from: the fairytale Princes Room for a larger function; the Arundel Room with gorgeous natural lighting, the wood-panelled Dukes Room for smaller celebrations; the architectural beauty of the Compton Room; and the spectacular Silverdale room. Along with our outstanding selection of function rooms, we offer mouth-watering cuisine and wedding co-ordinators at hand to help you with everything! We also offer the honeymoon suite with breathtaking views of the sea.

Personal Message from the Manager

Name of Wedding Contact: The Events Team
We are a team of dedicated wedding co-ordinators here at The Grand in Eastbourne. We love looking after wedding couples and know how to make your magical day even more special...


Year Business Was Established
No. of Weddings Hosted
More than 50
Public Liability Insurance
No. of People In Team
Andrew Woods
Happy couple married in August
August 2023
Great wedding at The Grand
Tracey was extremely helpful and accommodating. She made our wedding day run smoothly and we are very thankful.
Katie and Larry Stokes
Happy couple married in May
August 2023
I will highly recommend The Grand Hotel!
I just want to say a massive thank you to Tracey and the rest of the team, we could not have wished for a better day. Tracey did an amazing job sorting everything out. All the staff were amazing on the day, everything was perfect. I will recommend The Grand Hotel to everyone for any event, I can't fault the hotel in any way. Again thank you so much for everything.
Rachel Hampson
Happy couple married in March
August 2023
We had the most wonderful wedding at The Grand Hot
From the early conversations with Marie through to the execution of the day, we could not fault it. The venue, food and service were outstanding and the whole day was stress free, which made it the most perfect day! Thank to all the staff who made it so special.
Rachel and Rob Hampson
Happy couple married in March
March 2023
The most wonderful wedding at the Grand Hotel
We had the most wonderful wedding at the Grand Hotel. From the early conversations with Marie through to the execution of the day we could not fault it. The venue, food and service were outstanding and the whole day was stress free, which made it the most perfect day! Thank to all the staff who made it so special
Mike Davids
Happy couple married in October
August 2023
Wonderful wedding at The Grand
Food was lovely and we had a wonderful wedding at The Grand Hotel, Eastbourne.
Mike Davids
Happy couple married in October
March 2023
Wonderful Wedding
Food was lovely and we had a wonderful wedding at The Grand Hotel, Eastbourne.
Location & Contact Details


King Edwards Parade, Eastbourne, East Sussex, BN21 4EQ, England

Travel Notes

A twice hourly service runs for London Victoria line, which takes 90 minutes. Direct links are available from Gatwick Airport and takes 50 minutes. Gatwick Airport is located 50 minutes away via M23/A23 towards Brighton and then the A27 Brighton to Eastbourne. Heathrow Airport is located 1 hour and 45 minutes away via M25 (anti-clockwise) / J7 (Brighton).

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Describe the best wedding that happened at your venue?

It is hard to pick one wedding as each wedding has beautifully unique elements special to each couple. The best weddings are those filled with love and joy, whatever that may look like

What is your No. 1 wedding planning tip for couples?

Book your venue as soon as you can... everything else can be arranged around it

What’s your favourite personal touch you’ve seen at a wedding?

A couple grew their own centrepieces from the day they booked The Grand as a wedding venue

Describe your venue in 5 adjectives.

Breathtaking, Romantic, Classic, Spectacular, Luxurious

Where’s the best photo spot at your venue?

The Great Hall by the fire place

Have you had any celebrity guest or wedding at your venue?

We see many familular faces at The Grand Hotel

What’s your favourite canapé?

Peeled Prawn Tails in Cocktail Sauce

What’s your favourite midnight treat?

Bacon butties!

What is your venue's most unique feature?

We only hold one wedding per day

What part of your business are you most proud of?

The dedication of our staff. They strive to make every wedding as personal and flawless as possible

Bridebook Benefits

Bridebook GiftA complimentary upgrade for the Bride and Groom
Bridebook Special Offer10% off all guest bedrooms when booking via Bridebook