Winner of four consecutive Green Flag awards, Bedelands Farm Nature Reserve is a great place for a family day out. Located on the north-east edge of Burgess Hill, it's just a 20-minute drive from the towns of Horsham and Crawley, with Worthing and Arundel around 40 minutes away. Families looking for value-for-money accommodation in the area will find inns and independent hotels in Worthing, Arundel, Horsham and Littlehampton as well as larger chain hotels near Crawley, within easy driving distance of London Gatwick Airport.
Get Back to Nature at a Hotel near Bedelands Farm Nature Reserve
Bedelands Farm Nature Reserve is the perfect place to enjoy exploring a variety of walk-through habitats such as meadows, woodlands and ponds. Take part in some orienteering, go on a guided tour, spot some birds or just relax on a family walk. With regular conservation days and educational events, there's always something happening here. Most guesthouses and B&Bs in nearby Arundel, Littlehampton and Horsham will happily pack a picnic lunch for you, whilst some inns even have their own restaurant, where you can enjoy a family meal after a day in the great outdoors.
Hotels Close to West Sussex's Family Attractions
There are plenty of other family attractions in West Sussex too. The Arundel Lido with its outdoor pools, is a popular spot during the summer months, whilst Worthing beach with its pier, rides and amusement arcades is also a great choice for families with younger children. On the way back from Bedelands Farm Nature Reserve, why not stop off at Q Leisure at Albourne to test your driving skills with some go-karting? Most accommodation in the area offers free self-parking, so you don't need to worry about finding a parking space when you get back to your hotel.
Amenities for Families at West Sussex Hotels
Whether you choose to stay in an independent hotel, B&B or chain hotel, you'll find all accommodation in West Sussex has something in common - great amenities for families. Extras such as cribs or roll-away beds, free WiFi and laundry services make travelling with younger children less stressful, which could explain why West Sussex is so popular with families.