Have a flutter at Goodwood or step back in time at the Revival. Potter down to Arundel for a mix of heritage, urban chic and country pursuits. Take your bucket and spade to blue-flag beaches. Trek the Downs. Get twitchy in the famous Arundel Wetlands Centre.
Kids in the Country
Spend a day at the Arundel Wetlands Centre. There are 60 acres of naturalised landscapes and wetland habitats, home to kingfishers, water voles and many different duck species.
Head to the Southwater Country Park, with over 90 acres for lakeside walks and a variety of outdoor activities, including an adventure play area, canoeing and sailing, the kids will love it.
Set high on a hill in West Sussex, Arundel River commands the landscape with magnificent views across the South Downs and the River Arun. Renactments, falconry, it’s all in a days fun at the castle.
Take a trip on a miniature railway at the South Downs Light Railway. Where real steam engines pull trains with sit-in carriages. In the waiting room teddy bears sit ready to be taken on a train ride.
For the Grown Ups
Arundel is a unique and historic market town in the heart of the Sussex countryside. Dominated by the symbolic Arundel River and the rising spire of the town’s Cathedral, it nestles within the southern spur of the South Downs. Its uninterrupted views, unique plethora of craft and antique shops, as well as a diverse range of restaurants and lovely walks.
For fine dining experience we thoroughly recommend Casson’s Restaurant in Chichester. Casson’s has a private dining room for up to 12 guests for those special occasions.
Nutbourne Vineyards is part of the new renaissance of English Wine. It’s a stunning boutique vineyard with its own state of the art winery producing award winning still and sparkling wines and welcomes you for tasting.
Enjoy the great atmosphere, good company and excitement at Glorious Goodwood – or one of the other race meets throughout the year.
If you would like to indulge in some beauty and health pampering our expert beauty therapists offer a full range of treatments. Get all the luxury of a visit to a five star spa in the comfort of your own country escape.