Featured hotels in Sussex Historic County

  • £39.60

    Average price per night

    The View Hotel, Eastbourne
    9.0 Superb 2,335 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

    "We had an excellent room with 2 balconies and a lovely sea view"

    Sue. Australia
  • £80

    Average price per night

    The Ginger Pig, Brighton & Hove

    The Ginger Pig

    Hove, Brighton & Hove

    9.3 Superb 393 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

    "Big shower, clean big bathroom, large new towels, exceptionally comfortable bed, well designed with all the necessary amenities, attention to detail made it an exceptional experience. I cannot fault it...."

    CLeeD. South Africa
  • £75

    Average price per night

    Cowdray Golf Lodge, Midhurst
    9.2 Superb 226 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
  • £89

    Average price per night

    Flint Barns, Rathfinny Wine Estate, Alfriston
    9.1 Superb 106 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

    "Breakfast is supreme and the staff extremely hospitable as is Spike, the dog. Deep sleeps in absolute peace. The lounge is a perfect place for a family scrabble game."

    Elly. Canada
  • £89

    Average price per night

    The Driftwood Bexhill, Bexhill
    9.7 Exceptional 374 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

    "The personal and professional service, the freshly made to order breakfast, the design and cheerfulness of the place."

    John. Germany
  • £55.20

    Average price per night

    Red Brighton Blue, Brighton & Hove

    Red Brighton Blue

    Kemptown, Brighton & Hove

    9.9 Exceptional 626 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

    "Steve and Peter were lovely hosts. They catered for my husband who has celiac disease without any fuss. The breakfasts were delicious and we plan to stay again when we return to Brighton."

    glenda. United Kingdom
  • £75

    Average price per night

    The Priory Court Hotel, Pevensey
    9.3 Superb 209 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 cosy, very cean, very quiet. Superb property, well worth the little extra money! The castle and pubs close by!"

    Jeremy. Canada
  • £88

    Average price per night

    West Dean College of Arts and Conservation, West Dean
    9.1 Superb 225 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

    "Beautiful property in an idyllic location. Very comfortable firm bed and thankfully no feather pillows 👍"

    Brenda. Australia
  • £82.65

    Average price per night

    Blanch House, Brighton & Hove

    Blanch House

    Kemptown, Brighton & Hove

    9.2 Superb 316 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

    "Staff were very friendly and very accommodating, room was lovely. I would have loved to have stayed longer."

    Jayde. Australia
  • £100

    Average price per night

    The George In Rye, Rye
    9.0 Superb 623 reviews
    Description This luxury, stylish hideaway is located in the centre of Rye and offers elegant, well-designed rooms, local wines and a restaurant menu infused with Mediterranean zest.
    Review

    "You will not be able to fault The George in Rye."

    Jerry. 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.