West Sussex is one of the prettiest counties in England and just over an hour away from London by road or rail. There's plenty to see and do in West Sussex if you're staying overnight, on a city break or a longer holiday. From sea canoeing to hot air ballooning, ghost tours to galleries, there's lots to keep you entertained, and not forgetting the stunning coastal and countryside scenery of course. Whatever your reason for visiting this gorgeous county, you'll find that West Sussex has it all, as well as an excellent selection of friendly, unique independent hotels and B&Bs.
Where to Go in West Sussex
From National Trust properties to country pubs, West Sussex is a beautiful county to explore, by bike, by car or on foot. The Bluebell Railway is a steam train ride and runs between Sheffield Park and East Grinstead. Huxleys Bird of Prey Centre and Gardens, near Horsham, lets you get up close and personally acquainted with hawks, eagles, vultures and owls. Woods Mill Nature Reserve is a mixture of woodland and wetland habitats and is open all year round. Or why not head to Tulleys Farm near Crawley where you can meet and learn about farm animals, explore a maze by torch light or play on a Frisbee golf course? Or visit Jill Windmill, a working windmill, built in 1821 and located in Clayton at the foot of the South Downs National Park. And not forgetting Arundel Castle of course, built in the 11th century and the epitome of a fairy tale castle. A stay in an independent hotel in West Sussex lets you explore this delightful county at your own pace.
Independent Hotels in West Sussex
A stay in an independent hotel in West Sussex means you can relax in style before heading out to uncover all the hidden secrets and delights that this beautiful county has in store. Independent hotels in West Sussex contain everything you need, such as room service and WiFi to make sure your trip is as enjoyable as possible. A stay in an independent hotel in West Sussex lets you unwind in sumptuous surroundings, leaving you free to explore all that this gorgeous county has to offer while feeling refreshed and totally re-energised.