Capacity: 140 seated
Floor: Ground

The Sussex is a great room for medium sized conferences, product launches and break-out rooms. Comfortably accommodating up to 140 people theatre style the Sussex has been the host for a wide range of events from new car launches to blood donors!

Key features iconKey Features

  • Adjoins with direct access to Main Hall
  • Highly adaptable space
  • Online conference access
  • Separate bar/breakout space if required
Theatre Style
Theatre Style


Boardroom Style


Cabaret style
Cabaret Style



Length (widest point) 18.1m
Width (widest point) 12.2m
Area 220sqm
Height (max) 7m
Height (min) 3m


Fluorescent & Halogen Fluorescent
Control in Room Yes
Dimmers No
Windows/Skylights Skylights
Blackout facility No


Hearing Loop No
LAN Network Point Yes
Sound system fitted Yes
Air Conditioning No
Number of 13 amp plugs
3 Phase available No


Street Access Yes
Disabled Access Yes
Kings Centre Map

Plan Your Event

For larger conferences our main hall can seat 575 delegates and is equipped with the latest audio and visual presentation equipment. We also have two further halls including a fully equipped sports hall, all of which can easily be reorganised into excellent exhibition spaces.

There are a number of other rooms accommodating 8 to 150 delegates that can be used as small conference venues, training rooms, board rooms and lecture rooms. Whatever the size of your event, there are dedicated staff that will ensure you get the most from your booking.

Kings Centre has full disabled access and is within easy reach of the main roads into Eastbourne and Hampden Park railway stations.

The Kings Centre offers in house catering. We take great pleasure in offering a high quality buffet menu for conferences at affordable prices. Menus can be tailored to your requirements.

Get in touch for help with your event