The Coastal West Sussex area is a great place for a short break, family holiday or day visit.

It is easy to get here from the London Airports, and London Gatwick is in West Sussex. The Cross Channel Ferry Ports at Newhaven and Portsmouth are nearby, and there are direct train services to London from across the county.

On bike, on foot or on the water, enjoying the surrounding countyside, Experience West Sussex as the coast has lots to offer

The area is rich in heritage, places of natural beauty, culture and attractions. It offers historic houses and cathedrals, heritage attractions, world-class gardens, stunning downland scenery, and a picturesque coastline.

All this plus stylish shopping, a wealth of local produce, and over 100 great attractions – West Sussex has plenty on offer to make your visit a memorable one!

For more local information about individual destination across Coastal West Sussex, visit one of the destination websites.

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West Sussex is one of the best places to live in the country. The South Downs National Park and our varied coastline provide outstanding natural beauty; castles, country homes, theatres and galleries provide our cultural heritage; and few places can offer such high class sports venues as GoodwoodCowdray ParkHickstead and Chichester Marina.

West Sussex offers the visitor and resident a huge choice of outdoor activities, water sports, family days out and events, all along it’s coastline and up into the South Downs National Park. If you are looking for inspiration for a weekend or even a reason to live here have a look at Experience West Sussex website.


Experience West Sussex and All on Board

Seeing what the area has to offer