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The Hydro is the ideal conference and meetings venue in Eastbourne. Conduct your meetings with an ocean view while your delegates enjoy chef’s choice buffet.

The hotel features four fully equipped meeting rooms as well as a private dining room. Free uncapped WiFi and unrestricted parking in and around the hotel is available.

Please note that the Hotel offers corporate rates for all meetings hosted in the rooms at the Hydro Hotel

Meeting rooms

The Hydro hotel features meeting rooms that cater between10 to 120 guests. The Orangery, a bright and airy atrium located off of the restaurant that can be used for private breakfast, lunches or dinners. The two largest of the main function rooms, The Wedgwood and The Garden suite, these both feature sea views and patio or balcony access for you and your delegates.

For your more private meetings, the Meads room and Hornsby suite are ideal to host up to 16 people.

Meads room

The Meads room is situated on the ground floor, an ideal room that can be flexible for private use catering up to 20 guests. The room is perfect for a boardroom meeting or even private celebration. It adjoins the comfortable Drawing room and will accommodate from 10 to spaciously up to 30 guests.

Hornsby suite

The Hornsby suite is situated on the third floor. The Suite features its own separate reception area, a popular choice for accountant and solicitor meetings.

Wedgwood room

The Wedgewood room is situated on the first floor, decorated in the Wedgwood blue theme featuring a large balcony with sea views. It is an ideal venue for meetings up to 100 delegate’s theatre style, or cabaret style. The room is flexible with seating arrangements tailored for your needs.

Garden suite

The largest function venue at the Hydro, this newly renovated, air conditioned suite, situated on the ground floor, enjoys sea views and a large patio leading out onto picturesque gardens.  There is also a private bar and reception area. The Garden suite accommodates from 40 up to 120 guests. Be it theatre style, cabaret style or a celebration function this room caters for all.

The Orangery

The Orangery, a bright and airy atrium located off of the Crystal restaurant that can be used for private breakfast, lunches or dinners catering between 8 and 20 guests.


The Hydro Hotel welcomes group bookings and has special group rates available. The Hotel can also offer special arrangements for groups such as porterage, a welcome drinks reception, a meeting room for presentations and packed lunches can be arranged for day trips out.

For group enquiries simply email or call 01323 720643.