Ocklynge Manor is the only accommodation in Eastbourne that has been awarded the AA 5 Star Gold Award since 2005. Located in a peaceful setting, just over a mile from the seafront of Eastbourne. The house is located within a 3/4-acre walk from the city centre and the hospital. The site was once the monastery and commander of the Knights of St. John of Jerusalem.
What makes a stay at Ocklynge Manor unique?
The present building is one of the oldest buildings in Eastbourne, designed about 300 years ago. For at least 1000 years, there have been homes on the site. The Peter Pan illustrator, Mabel Lucie Attwell, also lived there, hence the historic blue plaque on the roadside wall.
What can guests enjoy when staying in the Eastbourne area?
The women's international tennis tournament takes place in Eastbourne at Devonshire Park, in June. Glyndebourne is just a short drive away with its l ocal theatres, museums, sailing clubs, beach, golf clubs and a wide range of National Trust houses. Many people will take a stroll along the South Downs Way or enjoy the enjoy the local countryside.
Where can guests enjoy food and drink?
In Eastbourne, you can find a wide range of restaurants. The South Coast is popular for its fine seafood, but the restaurants of Eastbourne offer more than just local fish. You can choose from Italian, Indian, Chinese, Belgian and even Turkish at over 80 restaurants serving a variety of international dishes.