Towner Art Gallery is located opposite Carlton Court Hotel. It hosts one of the most significant public art collections in the South of England and draws over 100,000 visitors a year. It was described by ITV News as “the region’s biggest art gallery”, in 2017.
The Devonshire Park Theatre is a Victorian theatre located in the town of Eastbourne, in the coastal region of East Sussex, 180 yards from our hotel. The theatre was designed by Henry Currey and was built in 1884. In 1903, it was further improved by the theatre architect Frank Matcham.
As a seaside resort Eastbourne derives a large and increasing income from tourism, with revenue from traditional seaside attractions augmented by conferences, public events and cultural sightseeing. The other main industries in Eastbourne include trade and retail, healthcare, education, construction, manufacturing, professional scientific and the technical sector.
Wish Tower is located 350 yards away from Carlton Court Hotel. One of 74 Martello Towers built along the south coast to defend against Napoleon in the early 1800’s, the Wish Tower built on grassed slopes is number 73. Featuring guided tours, special events and the popular Western View cafe next door.
Eastbourne Pier is 0.6 miles away and was opened in 1870. Beachy Head is 5.6 km from the accommodation.