Meetings & Events

When delegates attend a conference, banquet or other business event at The Grand in Eastbourne, it’s almost impossible for them not to be immediately impressed with the grandeur and elegance that greets them on arrival.

Together with an outstanding range of facilities and services, it confirms the Grand as the premier conference venue in Eastbourne, Sussex and beyond.

With 17 fully equipped meeting rooms we can comfortably accommodate all types and sizes of conference, business meeting and event, including international conferences, seminars, banquets and receptions of up to 350 people.

The Grand is such a large and stately hotel that many of our meeting and conference rooms are discreetly tucked away, so your delegates will quickly forget they’re in a seaside hotel and nothing will distract from the days business. Our dedicated events team are always at your disposal right from the initial planning stage and are there to ensure that everything runs smoothly, it is this combination of great facilities, great location and excellent staff which has led to us being widely regarded as one of the best conference venues in Sussex.

Contact the team

Telephone: +44 (0)1323 412345


The 24-hour Delegate Rate is inclusive of:


Two-course luncheon

Three-course dinner

Full English breakfast

Daily newspaper

Main meeting room hire and dedicated Event Manager

Morning and Afternoon servings of tea and biscuits

Initial serving of mineral water, cordials and wrapped sweets




The Day Delegate Rate (8:00am to 6:00pm) is inclusive of:

Morning and Afternoon servings of tea and biscuits

Two-course luncheon

Main meeting room hire with dedicated Event Manager

Initial serving of mineral water, cordials and wrapped sweets


Quick Enquiry

Exclusive Use

At the Grand we have a number of options for those meetings and events that require a little more privacy and exclusivity.

Business Travel

The Five Star Grand Hotel holds prime position on Eastbourne’s seafront close to both Eastbourne’s town and business centre, making it the perfect destination for business travel, convenient yet anything but commercial.