Cumberland Hotel Eastbourne
  • 34-36 Grand Parade
    East Sussex
    BN21 3YT
Visiting Eastbourne? The Cumberland Hotel are one of the largest Victorian seafront hotels proudly located near our famous Bandstand and Pier. Whether you are visiting for business or pleasure The Cumberland Hotel will offer outstanding service.

Beautifully located on Eastbourne’s Victorian promenade is The Cumberland Hotel.  With Sea views you can really soak in the sea air and coastal experience.

The Hotel has 72 Bedrooms, and has a number of function rooms to cover a wide spectrum of events.

Get Married in full view of the sea

What could be more spectacular than a Seafront wedding?  The Cumberland is a Licensed Wedding Venue with two areas to choose from both overlooking the seafront promenade.

The Hotel caters for large wedding parties and can offer Accommodation Packages so your guests can relax and enjoy your big day in situ.


Function Rooms for all events

The Hotel boasts some fine function rooms – and can help you organise your special business or private event.

The Cumberland Suite

Is the Hotel’s largest room – able to comfortably allow for up to 200 people within. Originally a ballroom, The Cumberland Suite has a large dance floor and a private bar making it a great space for corporate events, christmas parties – whatever the special occasion may be!

The Coniston Room

Accommodating up to 50 people and with great views of the sea is the Coniston Room.  This room makes the perfect setting for Wedding breakfasts or other specialist functions.

The Derwent Room

Situated on the ground floor, this smaller room accommodates up to 50 people and is noted for it’s elegant oak panelling.  Great for meetings or smaller gatherings and adjacent to the Hotels’ lobby and bar area.

Delicious food and great service

Beautifully situated on Eastbourne’s seafront means you can enjoy fine dining with sea views at the Hotels’ Wordsworth Restaurant.  The Restaurant can seat up to 130 diners making it a great choice of venue for Weddings and other large functions.

The Restaurant is open daily to provide breakfast, lunch and dinner for guests and non residents.  The Head Chef sources the best local produce and can cater for all dietary requirements.


You can't beat the washing up and relax on a Sunday enjoying a fine traditional Roast Dinner at their Sunday Carvery.

Another favourite treat is their Afternoon Tea which is deliciously served in the sea view lounge.

End your day with your drink of choice relaxing in the Lounge Bar – just another opportunity to admire the sea.

The Cumberland Hotel is renowned for it’s service – so whether you are holding an event, enjoying a meal or a drink with a view of the sea – you will be well looked after. Contact the team via email or on 01323 730342

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