With a long coastline, rolling landscapes and medieval towns, there is so much to see and do in East Sussex. Packed full of historical landmarks, stunning scenery and lovely coastal towns, East Sussex is the ultimate holiday destination. And just a short train ride from the capital, this is a great escape from the busy city or the perfect base for a day trip to London.
There is so much to see and do throughout East Sussex. Make the most of stunning coastline and visit the seaside towns of Eastbourne, Hastings and Bexhill. There are plenty of pebble beaches including Hastings Beach, Pevensey Bay and Eastbourne Beach which are very popular. Eastbourne Pier is a traditional seaside pier with amusements, cafes and fish and chips and a must when visiting the area. The beautiful Seven Sisters chalk cliffs are also an must-see natural landmark on the coast of East Sussex.
Beyond the coastline, visitors can explore medieval villages with cobbled streets, quaint shops and cosy cafes. Walk around the battleground where William the Conqueror engaged with the Saxons in 1066 at Battle Abbey. And go on walks and bike rides through the South Downs National Park or the Seven Sisters County Park. With lots of family-friendly activities including Pevensey Castle, Drusillas Park and The Observatory Science Centre and plenty of dog-friendly accommodation options and cafes, East Sussex is perfect for the whole family.
Staying in a self-catered cottage is ideal for your next holiday in East Sussex. Relax in a cosy away from home and use your cottage as a base for exploring the area. Apple Cottage on Lower Marley Farm, Gallery Apartment and The Studio are all dog-friendly cottages sleeping 2 to 4 guests. With everything you will need for a peaceful break in East Sussex, you can make the most of cooking, eating and relaxing with your loved ones.