Hotels in the South Downs

Whether you’re spending your time walking in the South Downs National Park, dressing up for Glyndebourne or revving those engines at Goodwood, hospitality comes in all shapes and sizes in this picturesque part of Sussex. This elegant part of the world has gained a reputation for English wine in recent years, including the likes of Three Choirs and the award-winning Wiston Estate, while its hotels are also well known for serving exquisite food.
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Hotels in the South Downs

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The Old Store

The Old Store

Chichester

It may have lost its old store, but a pretty village on Goodwood’s doorstep has an excellent B&B instead.
  • child_friendly
  • golf
  • walking
  • garden
  • value
  • bandb
  • wifi
  • exceptional_value
  • bb
  • veganfriendly
  • good_value
  • vegetarian_friendly
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The Halfway Bridge

The Halfway Bridge

Petworth

In the heart of the South Downs national park, this 18th-century inn is a well-judged mix of friendly local and restaurant-with-rooms.
  • child_friendly
  • golf
  • walking
  • garden
  • wifi
  • parking
  • outdoor_dining
  • foodie
  • restaurant_with_rooms
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The Crown Inn

The Crown Inn

Chiddingfold

On the corner of the village green, this ‘lovely’ country inn has been extending a hospitable welcome to pilgrims and travellers for centuries.
  • babyfriendly
  • child_friendly
  • historic
  • parking
  • vegetarian_friendly
  • weddings
  • wheelchair_accessible
  • wifi
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The Lamb at Angmering

The Lamb at Angmering

nr Littlehampton

‘The welcome is warm; the staff, unfailingly smiley; the ambience, lively; and the food, very good’ at the Newbon family’s revived village pub on the edge of the South Downs national park.
  • child_friendly
  • pub_with_rooms
  • veganfriendly
  • vegetarian_friendly
  • wifi
  • outdoor_dining
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The White Hart

The White Hart

South Harting

Traditional pub values attract locals, ramblers and overnighters to this dog- and family-friendly 16th-century inn, in a peaceful South Downs village close to the National Trust’s Uppark House.
  • pub_with_rooms
  • wifi
  • walking
  • parking
  • child_friendly
  • dog_friendly
  • conferencemeeting_friendly
  • outdoor_dining
  • vegetarian_friendly
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Park House, Hotel & Spa

Park House, Hotel & Spa

Midhurst

Now a luxury spa hotel in a ‘magnificent’ setting, this country house was a family home when it first opened its doors to the Cowdray Park set back in 1949.
  • weddings
  • child_friendly
  • golf
  • walking
  • garden
  • spa
  • dog_friendly
  • disabled_facilities
  • wifi
  • tennis
  • country_house
  • indoor_pool
  • outdoor_pool
  • conference_meeting
  • activities
  • wine
  • value
  • disabled
  • conferencemeeting_friendly
  • outdoor_pursuits_hunting
  • fishing
  • wheelchair_accessible
  • electric_charging_point
  • babyfriendly
  • parking
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The Old Railway Station

The Old Railway Station

Petworth

Built in 1892 to enable the Prince of Wales to travel to Goodwood Racecourse, Petworth’s railway station has been ‘lovingly restored’ into a ‘remarkable’ B&B.
  • garden
  • value
  • bandb
  • wifi
  • parking
  • romantic
  • historic
  • walking
  • wheelchair_accessible
  • disabled_facilities
  • vegetarian_friendly
  • honeymoon
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Where to stay in the South Downs

From the Itchen Valley of Hampshire in the west to Beachy Head, in the Eastbourne Downland Estate, East Sussex, in the east and amazing wildlife by The River Meon, the South Downs is home to spa hotels and Michelin Star favourites, romantic retreats and family-friendly getaways. It is a feast for the senses in all ways.

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Last updated: July 27, 2021