The West Sussex market town of Horsham has become a popular destination in recent years thanks to its proximity to London Gatwick Airport (just 20 minutes away by road or rail) and London itself. Accommodation options in the town include independent hotels, pet-friendly hotels and traditional inns, attracting couples, families and business guests.
Visiting Horsham on Business
Travelling to Horsham on business? Trains run regularly from Horsham station into London or to Gatwick or Heathrow Airport, and you'll find a range of hotels offering amenities aimed at business guests. Free high-speed WiFi, conference and meeting spaces and free parking are available at many hotels, with some offering spa facilities, indoor pools and restaurants, ideal for grabbing a bite to eat between meetings or entertaining business clients.
Affordable Hotels near Horsham's Shops and Restaurants
For those enjoying a relaxing break in Horsham, Swan Walk shopping centre has a wide range of high-street chain stores, restaurants and cafés, and is within easy walking distance of most town centre hotels. You'll find most restaurants located on East Street, with takeaways, American diners, Indian curry houses and Chinese restaurants all jostling for space in the bustling town centre, as well as traditional English pubs and tea rooms. Many hotels have their own restaurant or café, and some provide room service, great if you're travelling with younger children or are tired after a long day of shopping.
Get Out and About in Horsham
There's more to Horsham than just shopping. During the summer months, there's live music on the bandstand in the central square, whilst the Horsham Museum in The Causeway area is also worth visiting, to find out more about the town's history. Close by you'll find the Surrey Hills, with its excellent biking and walking trails. Some hotels will even prepare a picnic for you to take out on your day trip, if you ask.
Hotels for All Budgets in Horsham
Horsham's accommodation caters for all budgets, with two star B&Bs, four star inns and even pet-friendly independent hotels that welcome dogs. Excellent amenities such as laundry services, free parking and complimentary breakfasts ensure that your stay in Horsham will be a relaxing one, whether you're travelling for business or leisure.