Welcome to The Cooden Beach Hotel blog page – you’ll find news, hotel updates and useful local tips below. Our hotel offers beachside restaurants, a wedding venue, gin palace, leisure club, spa and more.

We often blog about recent weddings on the Beach in Bexhill, East Sussex… If this is something you’re looking for, please contact our wedding team!

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  • September Sunsets on the beach...
    September 20, 2020
    We reopened on the 4th July and since then we have been overwhelmed by the support of our lovely guests....
  • Undercover journalist reviews hotel
    September 19, 2020
    We've recently been reviewed by undercover journalist, Sam Harrington-Lowe from Title Sussex...
  • Mocktails are on the Menu
    September 18, 2020
    You can enjoy delicious Seedlip mocktails (no alcohol) in the Brasserie on the Beach and Gin Palace...
  • Our COVID-19 Safety Measures
    June 20, 2020
    We want to provide a detailed guide of how we will be operating from Saturday 4 July...
  • Easter Weekend in Bexhill
    Easter Weekend in Bexhill
    March 10, 2020
    What are you plans for the Easter bank holiday? Spend it with us.
  • Mother's Day 2020
    January 7, 2020
    It's to spoil your Mum when there's so many things to pick from...
  • Everything you need to about our "Rooms"
    January 5, 2020
    Here is a quick guide of everything you need to know about our rooms...
  • Valentine's Day 2020
    January 4, 2020
    Enjoy a 3 course candlelit dinner and dancing with Michael Bublé vocalist...
  • Wedding Showcase March 2020
    January 4, 2020
    Tour our beach venue and chat with our friendly & experienced team...
  • Our blouses travel to Kenya
    November 1, 2019
    The reception team donated their blouses to Rotary Club of Senlac who took them to Kenya...
  • Lamb rump at our Bexhill restaurant
    New Autumnal Brasserie Menu
    September 24, 2019
    Friday 27 September 2019 a new seasonal menu launches in our Brasserie...
  • Christmas Celebrations 2019
    September 4, 2019
    Have you seen our Christmas 2019 brochure? We have lots of ideas to share.
  • 10 reasons to visit us this summer
    July 17, 2019
    See our top 10 reasons why you should visit us this summer...
  • New Summer Brasserie Menu
    July 16, 2019
    Our Brasserie on the Beach launches new seasonal summer dishes on 10 May 2019...
  • No Joining Fee!
    May 20, 2019
    Throughout the month of June 2019, there's no joining fee for our Leisure Club...
  • Ploughmans lunch for Father's Day 2019 at a Bexhill Hotel
    Fathers' Day 2019
    May 20, 2019
    Treat your Dad like a King for the day! A great choice of ways to celebrate...
  • Mother's Day Bexhill, East Sussex at The Cooden Beach Hotel
    Spoil Mum on Mother’s Day
    February 18, 2019
    Treat your mum like a Queen for the day. A wonderful choice of ways to celebrate...
  • Beach Restaurant in Bexhill, Eastbourne
    Delicious new menu in our stylish Brasserie
    February 18, 2019
    Our Brasserie on the Beach Restaurant is launching a new menu on Friday 8 Febraury 2019!
  • Wedding Showcase March 2019
    January 14, 2019
    Tour our beautiful new wedding gazebo and newly built wedding function room...
  • Enjoy a romantic Valentine's
    January 13, 2019
    Dine in our Brasserie on the Beach, enjoy Afternoon Tea, stay overnight or enjoy a tipple in our Gin Palace...
  • Leisure Club - No Joining Fee
    December 18, 2018
    Join our Leisure Club for free today! Start 2019 off with a healthy bonus...
  • Christmas Fayre Menu
    November 29, 2018
    A Christmas dinner doesn't always have to wait until Christmas day...
  • Christmas Brochure 2018
    Christmas Celebrations for 2018
    June 9, 2018
    Celebrate the festive season by the sea with your friends and family. Do get in touch very soon so you don't miss out!
  • Music at Cooden Beach Hotel - Bexhill
    A Rockin' New Years Eve for 2018
    June 9, 2018
    The fabulous Dave B sings Rockin' Elvis & Friends in the Tavern Kitchen... a fun way to see in 2019!
  • General Manager at The Cooden Beach Hotel in Bexhill
    June 8, 2018
    Introducing Jenny, our General Manager at the hotel. Jenny is celebrating 25 years at The Cooden Beach Hotel in July 2018.
  • Meet the staff - The Cooden Beach Hotel - Bexhill
    Meet our new Brasserie Manager
    June 7, 2018
    Introducing Evelina, the new manager of our Brasserie on the Beach.
  • Wedding Fairs in Bexhill in East Sussex
    It's Wedding Fair Season!
    June 7, 2018
    Exciting times are ahead for all the soon to be bride and grooms! As they will be attending various wedding fairs across East Sussex, come a...
  • Sinatra & Friends - 27 October 2018
    June 5, 2018
    Stephen Dunnet sings Sinatra & Friends in the Tavern Kitchen on Saturday 27 October 2018. Enjoy a swing-infused evening!
  • Sweet Cart at The Cooden Beach Hotel in Bexhill
    Wedding Showcase September 2018
    May 13, 2018
    We'd love to welcome you to our wedding showcase event on 28th and 29th September 2018.
  • Winter Weddings
    May 3, 2018
    Why not take advantage of seasonal reductions based on our comprehensive wedding package during the winter months?
  • 70's & 80's music at The Cooden Beach Hotel in Bexhill
    The 70's & 80's - 15 June 2018
    February 6, 2018
    The Tavern Kitchen is dancing the night away to 70's & 80's music. Join us on Friday 15 June 2018 for a singalong!
  • Father's Day at The Cooden Beach Hotel in Bexhill.
    Father's Day On 17 June 2018
    February 6, 2018
    Are you wanting to treat your Dad this year? Spoil him on Sunday 17 June for Father's Day, he deserves it!
  • Meet the staff - The Cooden Beach Hotel in Bexhill
    Meet our Events Planner
    February 4, 2018
    Meet the fabulous Debbie who ensures the lead up each wedding and event runs smoothly! Read her short interview to find out a bit more about...
  • Prawn Starter at The Cooden beach Hotel Bexhill
    Dine Al Fresco from April 2018
    February 4, 2018
    Our Beach Terrace officially opens on April 1st - Easter Weekend 2018! Depending on the weather it will open earlier.
  • Meet the staff - Cooden Beach Hotel in Bexhill
    Meet our reception manager
    February 4, 2018
    Meet the lovely lady Ali, who ensures your check-in process is quick and simple. Read her short interview below...
  • Lobster and Chips at The Cooden Beach Hotel in Bexhill
    New seasonal menu in our Brasserie
    February 2, 2018
    Our new seasonal menu in the Brasserie on the Beach launches on Friday 2 February 2018! Come and treat yourself.
  • Afternoon Tea at the Cooden Beach Hotel in Bexhill
    Treat your Mum this Mother's Day
    February 1, 2018
    Great ideas for ways to 'make your mother's day' on Sunday 11 March 2018 with dining and gift voucher options!
  • Christmas Tree at The Cooden Beach Hotel in Bexhill
    Christmas Review - 2017
    January 31, 2018
    The Christmas period is always a busy and fun time at the Hotel - we all enjoy it!
  • Meet our Head Chef - The Cooden Beach Hotel - Bexhill
    Meet your head chef - Michael Smith
    January 22, 2018
    Meet the man behind our delicious dishes, find out what is his favourite...
  • Wedding Cake - The Cooden Beach Hotel
    Wedding Showcase February 2018
    November 26, 2017
    Come along to our wedding showcase event and meet our dedicated wedding team! We’ll be delighted to chat about your ideas.
  • Valentine Rose - The Cooden beach Hotel - Bexhill
    A special Valentine's Evening
    November 25, 2017
    Make Valentines Day 2018 memorable for both of you with views directly on the beach.
  • Swimming Pool - The Cooden Beach Hotel - Bexhill
    No Joining Fee at the Leisure Club
    November 24, 2017
    No joining fee at our Leisure Club throughout the whole of January and February 2018!
  • Winner of the East Sussex Women in Business Awards - 2017
    Award-Winning Hotel Transformation!
    September 21, 2017
    Award-Winning Hotel Transformation! On Friday 15 September 2017, Lesley Kimber from The Cooden Beach Hotel was awarded 3 prestigious awards...
  • Wedding Showcase Blog
    Wedding Showcase September 2017
    June 15, 2017
    Come along to one of our wedding showcase events! Upcoming dates: FRIDAY 29th SEPTEMBER 5.30pm - 7.30pm Welcome drinks & canapés...
  • Cajun Chicken Skewer
    Delight your Dad this Father's Day
    June 7, 2017
    Father’s Day - Sunday 18 June 2017 If you’re looking for the perfect gift for your Father, we have something he’ll love. Our new Brasseri...
  • New Wedding Brochure - Sept 2017
    May 25, 2017
    UPDATE - this brochure is now available on our wedding page or download it here We will have a new wedding brochure in September 2017, al...
  • Plan Your Christmas Celebrations for 2017
    May 16, 2017
    Celebrate a magical Christmas and New Year with your partner, friends, family and colleagues at The Cooden Beach Hotel. There really is s...
  • Why not plan a Mother's Day treat?
    March 31, 2017
    Treat your Mum to a wonderful 2 course meal for £25 or a 3 course meal for £30 in our new Brasserie on The Beach. Stylish and relaxed dining...

If you have any questions about any of our blogs, please contact our friendly team – they’ll be happy to help you.

Do take a look at our gallery of photographs where you’ll be able to see our range of restaurants, our Gin Palace, our Leisure Club, recent weddings on the beach here in East Sussex as well as lots more…

We look forward to welcoming you and hope to see you soon!