South Downs accommodation options

If you are visiting the South Downs, you will have an array of accommodation options to choose from. Whether you are travelling with the family or celebrating a special occasion with a loved one, this beautiful region has a little something for everyone. From luxury hotels beside the beach to campsites in the wilderness, you will certainly be spoilt for choice.

Luxury hotels

Whether you choose to stay in Brighton or Chichester, the South Downs caters to all preferences and budgets. If you are looking to indulge in a little R&R during your trip, then you may want to consider booking a luxury hotel. With a variety of four and five-star options, hotels in the South Downs are perfectly suited to romantic getaways and memorable weekends away. Perhaps you’re looking for a city break or a stylish retreat beside the sea. Either way, you can expect to find a fabulous place to stay. From renowned spa hotels to chic boutique stays, this type of accommodation is ideal for adding a little bit of luxury to your holiday.


Perfect for those on a tighter budget, the South Downs is brimming with charming B&Bs. If you’re looking for a more cultural experience, a locally owned Bed & Breakfast is a great choice. Get to know the owners and fellow travellers as you enjoy a home-cooked breakfast each morning. Many B&Bs are situated within a residential property, offering a more cosy stay.

Holiday rentals

If you are travelling with the kids and want plenty of space to relax, you may want to consider renting a holiday home. This popular option means that you can cook your own meals and save money on restaurants and bars. You will also have ample space to store your bikes and other sporting equipment. Many holiday homes boast a lovely outdoor area that’s also perfect for BBQs and spending quality time with the family.


With so much greenery and outdoor scenery, it should come as no surprise that the South Downs offers some of the best campsites in the UK. Perhaps you want to hike through the South Downs National Park with your tent or take the kids back to basics and reconnect with nature. Whatever the reason, camping is a great way to disconnect from our busy day to day lives. From stylish glamping yurts in East Sussex to more traditional campsites near Brighton, there are plenty of options throughout the r

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