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City center 1.50 km Train station 1.50 km Airport 54.35 km
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Your HRS offer

Dbl. from €115.20

HRS price assurance

If you find a better offer, we will refund you the difference.


Free for HRS guests:
  • Parking directly by the hotel

Important information

Style of hotel and ambience

Commanding a magnificent view out to sea, the Hydro Hotel offers guest rooms furnished with classic elegance, reflecting its old-world atmosphere. For nearly 120 years, the hotel has been welcoming guests to its appealing accommodation, providing traditional English delicacies and French cuisine. Today, it also boasts its own hair salon.

Service & 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 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,

Reception open
From 07:30 to 23:00

Reception manned at weekends
From 07:30 to 23:00

Check-In : 14:00
Check-Out : 10:30

Free for HRS guests:
  • Parking directly by the hotel Parking directly by the hotel
Accepted payment methods

The following credit cards are accepted by Hotel The Hydro:

Visa Eurocard/MasterCard American Express

Hotel The Hydro

Location and distance

Google Map

City center

1.50 km


54.35 km
London Gatwick Airport (LGW)

Train station

1.50 km


0.00 km

Location of the hotel

The hotel is located on the outskirts of the popular seaside resort of Eastbourne, around 20 minutes’ walk from the famous Eastbourne Pier, in an area known particularly for its vibrant nightlife. For walkers and nature lovers, the South Downs National Park is close by. Enjoy the marvellous view of Beachy Head’s impressive chalk cliffs.

Frequently asked questions about Hotel The Hydro

Does Hotel The Hydro offer free WLAN in the room?
The WLAN in the hotel is chargeable and has the following prices:
  • WLAN with Internet access in lobby
  • WLAN with Internet access in rooms Hourly rate 0,00 GBP Cost per day 0,00 GBP Provider Arqiva
Does Hotel The Hydro offer parking spaces for guests?
Guests of the Hotel The Hydro can use the following parking options.
  • Hotel-owned car park Fee per 24 hours 0,00 GBP
  • Parking directly by the hotel
Can I have breakfast in Hotel The Hydro?
Unfortunately the Hotel The Hydro does not offer breakfast for guests.
At what time can you check in at the Hotel The Hydro at the earliest?
Check-in is possible from 14:00 at the earliest.
What is the latest time to check out?
Check-out is possible at the latest by 10:30 clock.
How far is the nearest train station?
The next station is 1.5 km away from the accommodation.
How far is the nearest airport?
The nearest airport is 54.4 km from the hotel.
What are the advantages of booking the Hotel The Hydro via HRS?
HRS customers receive the following benefits when they book the Hotel The Hydro:
  • Parking directly by the hotel
Is there a restaurant in the Hotel The Hydro?
The hotel has its own restaurant.
Is the hotel barrier-free?
Hotel The Hydro belongs to the barrier-free hotels in Eastbourne.
Are the hotel rooms equipped with air conditioning?
Unfortunately, the hotel rooms in the Hotel The Hydro do not have their own air conditioning.
Is it possible to cancel my booking at the Hotel The Hydro free of charge?
With our Flex rate, HRS customers can always cancel their hotel bookings free of charge before 6 pm on the check-in day.
When is the reception occupied?
At the Hotel The Hydro the reception times are as follows:
  • During the week: from 07:30 to 23:00 Clock busy
  • At weekends: from 07:30 to 23:00 Clock busy
Which payment methods can I use to pay in Hotel The Hydro?
You can pay at the hotel with the following means of payment:
  • Visa
  • Eurocard/MasterCard
  • American Express
Can I collect miles and points during a trip?
With your myHRS account, you will earn miles & points with our partners 'Miles & More', 'BahnBonus' or the 'Boomerang Club' every time you book a hotel. You will find more information here..