Featured hotels in Sussex Historic County

  • £38.70

    Average price per night

    The View Hotel, Eastbourne
    9.0 Superb 2,317 reviews
    Description On the coast at Eastbourne, the View Hotel offers modern en-suite rooms, most of which have balconies. Situated on the main promenade, the beach is just a few minutes’ walk.
    Review

    "If in Eastbourne area... stay here! Excellent all around and near seaside."

    Ian. Philippines
  • £80

    Average price per night

    The Ginger Pig, Brighton & Hove

    The Ginger Pig

    Hove, Brighton & Hove

    9.3 Superb 372 reviews
    Description Set in Brighton & Hove, The Ginger Pig is 2.1 km from i360 Observation Tower and offers facilities like bar and on-site dining.
    Review

    "The room and bathroom were absolutely amazing. Beautiful decor, thought was put into the details. I was completely amazed. Breakfast was delicious and the personnel was very helpful and friendly."

    Claudine. Netherlands
  • £90

    Average price per night

    Cowdray Golf Lodge, Midhurst
    9.2 Superb 216 reviews
    Description Set in Midhurst, Cowdray Golf Lodge has a terrace. Free WiFi is available. All rooms in the hotel are fitted with a kettle.
    Review

    "Walking distance to the Cowdray Polo Club and the Gold Cup Finals"

    Monica. USA
  • £80

    Average price per night

    Flint Barns, Rathfinny Wine Estate, Alfriston
    9.1 Superb 102 reviews
    Description Located in Alfriston, 1.8 km from Drusillas Park, Flint Barns, Rathfinny Wine Estate has a number of amenities, including a garden, a terrace and free WiFi.
    Review

    "highly recommend Flints Barn!!!"

    Silke. Germany
  • £89

    Average price per night

    The Driftwood Bexhill, Bexhill
    9.7 Exceptional 360 reviews
    Description Offering free WiFi, The Driftwood Bexhill is situated in Bexhill. All rooms in the hotel are equipped with a flat-screen TV.
    Review

    "Great place to stay. Modern and comfortable. Lovely bathroom. We were given coffee and biscuits on arrival! Thoroughly recommend this place"

    Katrine. New Zealand
  • £59.20

    Average price per night

    Red Brighton Blue, Brighton & Hove

    Red Brighton Blue

    Kemptown, Brighton & Hove

    9.8 Exceptional 645 reviews
    Description Located in Brighton & Hove, within an 8-minute walk of Brighton Pier and 800 metres of The Royal Pavilion, Red Brighton Blue offers accommodation with a terrace.
    Review

    "The owners of Red Brighton Blue were lovely. All the amenities were of a first class quality. The rooms were stylish, breakfast excellent and hospitality was perfect."

    louise. Gibraltar
  • £80

    Average price per night

    The Priory Court Hotel, Pevensey
    9.3 Superb 210 reviews
    Description With one of the most impressive settings in East Sussex, The Priory Court Hotel, opposite Pevensey Castle is surrounded by history.
    Review

    "Very warm and friendly welcome with a nice pot of tea. Staff were very friendly and polite."

    Ronald. Australia
  • £80

    Average price per night

    West Dean College of Arts and Conservation, West Dean
    9.0 Superb 232 reviews
    Description Set in acres of West Sussex countryside, West Dean College of Arts and Conservation is just 6 miles from historic Chichester and 13 minutes’ drive from the heart of the South Downs National Park.
    Review

    "It was stately, reminded me of Highclere castle (downton abbey)"

    Cleo. USA
  • £94

    Average price per night

    Blanch House, Brighton & Hove

    Blanch House

    Kemptown, Brighton & Hove

    9.2 Superb 317 reviews
    Description Situated less than a minute's walk from the nearest beach, Blanch House is a Regency-era 3-star townhouse hotel in the heart of Brighton town centre.
    Review

    "Seems to be one of Brighton s hidden gems a delightful place with attentive staff will certainly return ASAP"

    Callykid. Spain
  • £80

    Average price per night

    Sedlescombe Golf Hotel, Sedlescombe
    9.1 Superb 279 reviews
    Description Set in beautiful countryside, Sedlescombe Golf Hotel is next to Sedlescombe Golf Club. Each stay includes a 9-hole round of golf on the par-3 course.
    Review

    "The bed was huge and really comfy. The bath was great. The white company products. The food at the restaurant was good quality and catered well for a gluten free diet"

    Harriet. United Kingdom

Sussex Historic County highlights

History in Hastings
The site of the famous 1066 battle, Hastings offers countryside and coastline that is scattered with relics and ruins from the past.
The opulent Royal Pavilion
Designed as a Brighton residence for George IV, the Royal Pavilion combines Regency grandeur with the esoteric styles of India and China.
Shopping at The Lanes
Brighton Lanes’ quirky streets are crammed in with boutiques, independent shops, cafés and live music.
The rolling hills of the South Downs
South Downs National Park’s 628 square miles include breath-taking views, ancient woodland, lowland heaths and traditional country pubs.
The Wealden Valley’s classic English homes
Bateman’s is a stunning 17th-century Jacobean cottage, once the home of Rudyard Kipling. The surrounding gardens and woodland cannot be missed.
The UK's largest Bonfire Night
Remember, remember the 5th of November … " Lewes’ 7 bonfire societies put on the country’s largest Guy Fawkes Night, attracting over 80,000 visitors.
Arundel Castle's history
Founded towards the end of the 11th century, Arundel Castle has been the seat of the Dukes of Norfolk for close to 1000 years.
Outdoor activities at Seven Sisters Country Park
Seven Sisters Country Park’s 280 hectares include great walking, cycling, birdwatching and canoeing through valleys and grassland.
Goodwood’s racing and grounds
The legendary motorsports circuit, horse-racing track and country house are set over 2 miles on this picturesque estate.
Eastbourne Tennis
Eastbourne’s grass courts showcase some of the world’s best female tennis players in the run-up to the Wimbledon Championships.