Large Houses to Rent in Sussex

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With picture-perfect views, fairy tale castles, lively cities and spectacular coastal views, Sussex is the holiday destination you never knew you needed. The two Sussex counties are the perfect combination of traditional English history and modern home comforts.

From idyllic bike rides along the Sussex coastline to finding hidden gems in the quintessentially British villages and towns, Sussex has something to keep everyone entertained. Discover this historic county for yourselves with a stay in a luxury holiday cottage in Sussex from kate & tom’s.

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Visit West Sussex for fascinating history

West Sussex is an historical county simply begging to be explored. With castles and stately homes around every corner, you’ll never be short of things to do. Head to Arundel Castle, a Norman castle dating back to 1067, for live jousting, guided tours and impressive gardens. As for impressive architecture, West Sussex has it in abundance. Goodwood House is an ornate and awe-inspiring 17th-century stately home, complete with a fine art collection.

Experience life in 14th-century rural England with a trip to the Weald & Downland Living Museum. Interact with farm animals, take part in hands on activities and feel transported back to a different time. Lover of motorsports? Goodwood Motor Circuit is an unmissable spot. Take part in the Festival of Speed or visit for the Glorious Revival, a display of vintage cars. For a change of scenery, why not head to the Kingley Vale Trail nature reserve and explore the local wildlife?

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Fun things to do in East Sussex

While West Sussex provides historical architecture and impressive buildings, East Sussex offers stunning natural beauty and family fun. With views that would look at home on a postcard, East Sussex is a blissful escape for family and friends. The Seven Sisters country park is just one of the impressive areas of natural beauty in this county. 280 hectares of chalk cliffs, open grassland and winding river valley are the perfect spot for relaxing amongst nature.

As well as plentiful nature, East Sussex has exciting activities for the whole family. Take a trip to Brighton Pier for a fun day out by the coast. Boost your adrenaline on the turbo coaster, try your luck in the arcades and enjoy doughnuts and crepes by the sea. Drusillas Park is sure to keep the little ones busy, with soft-play areas, zoo animals, feeding zones and Hello Kitty attractions.

Luxury holiday cottages in Sussex

Whether you’re dreaming of a family getaway or planning your big day with a huge family party, Sussex is the ideal backdrop for every occasion. With an abundance of natural beauty, plenty to keep you and the kids entertained and towns steeped in English history, Sussex is one of the best places to experience the beauty of England.

Gaze up at the stars from the comfort of a luxury hot tub, reconnect with loved ones over a game of tennis on the court or switch off from reality as you unwind in a heated indoor pool. However you choose to while away the hours, kate & tom’s large holiday houses to rent in Sussex have all the essentials for a truly luxury escape.

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Romantic breaks for two, coastal escapes with the kids, stag or hen weekends in the city or even an intimate wedding – kate & tom’s have it covered. Whatever the reason for your Sussex getaway, we have the perfect accommodation for every big group.

Hot tubs, tennis courts, heated pools and games rooms – a kate & tom’s holiday home has it all. Don’t miss out on the holiday of a lifetime, get in touch with our travel team and start planning your Sussex escape.