4* Hotel in Sussex

Meet The Team


01825 880088

Email reservations@eastsussexnational.co.uk

To make your next booking please call Racheal who would be very happy to help you. They can also book as part of your reservation spa, golf, or reserve you a lovely table for dinner in our two rosette restaurant.



Russell Lines


Russell has worked in the hospitality industry for over 20 years and has worked in Canada, Europe and across the UK for some leading hotels. Russell joins the East Sussex National Resort directly from Nutfield Priory where he also held the position of General Manager.


Chloe Smith


Chloe has worked in the hospitality industry since the age of 16 starting as a Food & Beverage waitress. Chloe has risen through the ranks through her great passion and ability and is now one of the foremost operations managers in the South East.

Chloe has worked for some leading hotel groups and directly joined East Sussex National Resort from De Vere Venues.

Events Team

Telephone 01825 880228
Email events@eastsussexnational.co.uk

Nicola Hails
Sales Office Manager (Maternity cover)

Nicola’s team can cater for all your conference and event requirements. The team specialise in making sure that every event receives those special added touches

We look forward to working with you very soon.

Resort Sales, Marketing & PR Enquiries

Please contact

Ben Hioco – Resort Sales Director

Ben has worked in many different sales and marketing roles, his role is to develop the resort into one of the UK’s leading spa,  golf & meetings destinations. For all sales and marketing enquiries please do not hesitate to contact him.


Telephone 07866845820
Email ben.hioco@eastsussexnational.co.uk



Steve Graham – Golf Operations Manager & Memberships

Steve has worked in golf club management for over 14 years and joined the Company in 2012 from Littlehampton Golf Club, where he was the General Manager. Steve has been involved in golf for over 30 years having briefly turned professional in 1993.

Telephone 01825 880256
Email golfevents@eastsussexnational.co.uk

David Bridger – Golf Shop Manager
email – shop@eastsussexnational.co.uk



Telephone 01825 880185
Email spa@eastsussexnational.co.uk

Carol Lord – Spa Manager

Our award winning spa prides itself on delivering an exceptional range of holistic treatments using products by ESPA. The Spa team would be very happy to discuss any treatment with you. Or for that special person why not treat them to some of our Spa vouchers.


Resort Sales

Telephone 07595 047780
Email Sharon.worby@eastsussexnational.co.uk

Sharon Worby  – Resort Sales Support

Sharon has been working in the health club reception where she has  been a firm favourite with all our members.  Sharon is now looking after our health club membership and is also working with all our local corporate clients. If you would like to know more about or health club membership packages or would like to discuss your business requirements in more detail please do not hesitate to contact Sharon directly.

Health Club

Telephone 01825 880195
Email spa@eastsussexnational.co.uk

Matt Goodwin
Health Club Manager

Matt  has a wealth of knowledge and experience in the field of Health Club and Spa management and ensures the service provided by his team is at the highest level.



Telephone 01825 880227
Email weddings@eastsussexnational.co.uk

Wedding / Christmas Co-ordinator

Please contact us for details of all our fantastic wedding packages.  Our senior operations team will work with you to ensure your special day is perfect in every way. If you would like to make an appointment to see all we have to offer please contact us and we will be happy to assist.

Food & Beverage Manager

Telephone 01825 880088
Email fb@eastsussexnational.co.uk

Vivek Singh – Food & Beverage Manager

Vivek has a wide background in the hospitality industry he has worked for many of the global brands and has recently joined East Sussex National Resort to develop our food and beverage operation. He has a real passion for great food and excellent service. If are thinking of holding a special celebration or would like to know more about our different bars and restaurants please do not hesitate to give Vivek a call.

Restaurant & Bars Manager

Telephone 01825 880088
Email barmanager@eastsussexnational.co.uk

Sam Maynard – Restaurant & Bars Manager

Sam has joined East Sussex National Resort as our restaurant and bars manager. Sam will quickly become a firm favourite with all our customers. He and his team offer excellent customer service. Please come and say hello to him when you next visit the resort