Discover a selection of 1,500 holiday rentals in West Sussex, GB that are perfect for your trip. Whether you’re traveling with friends, family, or even pets, Vrbo holiday homes have the best amenities for hanging out with the people that matter most, including internet/WiFi and pool. Prices start at £ 75 per night, and cottages and cabins are popular options for a stay in West Sussex. Either way, you'll find a rental for everyone's needs.
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Holiday lettings in West Sussex

The fairy-tale castles, stately homes and rolling downs of West Sussex make it an idyllic location for a relaxing holiday. From walking trails in scenic river valleys and ancient forests to biking through coastal towns and visiting quaint shops, you’ll never run out of things to do in West Sussex. Holiday lettings in West Sussex put you in the heart of this vibrant landscape and all it has to offer.


Historic sites near West Sussex holiday cottages

The rich history and heritage of West Sussex are celebrated in local history sites, historic homes and museums that are perfect for enthusiasts. Holiday homes are available near such attractions as the Petworth House, a 17th-century mansion on a vast deer park, and the Fishbourne Roman Palace, a villa with floor mosaics, Roman gardens and learning workshops. Nymans, a 20th-century garden with a plant centre, walking trails and children’s activities set among historic ruins, and the Chichester Cathedral, a Gothic-style building with Chagall stained-glass windows, guided tours and a cafe, are also great places to explore.

Things to do

Activities near West Sussex holiday homes

West Sussex has limitless options for exciting activities and fascinating landmarks on your retreat. Holiday homes can be found near locations like the Arundel Castle, the restored home of the Dukes of Norfolk with gardens and guided tours, and Devil’s Dyke, a picturesque valley with walking trails and nature programmes. Wakehurst, a botanic garden and country estate with woodlands and lakes, and Goodwood House, a 17th-century stately home with a fine-art collection and entertainment, are also must-visit attractions.

Food & drink

Regional cuisine near West Sussex holiday homes

West Sussex is the ultimate in foodie destinations for the discerning traveller. High-quality, seasonal ingredients from local sources, such as the abundant farmland and coastline, are combined in both traditional English dishes and multicultural fare, creating a distinctive flavour. Try out seafood, samphire, Kentish venison, cod, cuttlefish and other unique dishes in the variety of restaurants near your holiday rental to take in the food culture of West Sussex and discover a new favourite.

Family friendly

Family fun near West Sussex holiday cottages

West Sussex has an array of activities for kids and families. Holiday homes can be found near the Weald & Downland Living Museum, a restored farmstead with farm animals, hands-on learning activities and exhibits that showcase rural life in the past. Butlin’s Bognor Regis Resort, a seaside resort and holiday camp with exciting rides and activities, and the Amberley Museum, a local transport museum with vintage vehicles, an antique railway, and historic buildings in a former quarry, are also fun for kids. For theme-park fun, visit Harbour Park Amusements, a beachfront amusement park with traditional rides for kids and activities.

Good for couples

Romance in West Sussex holiday homes

The tranquil gardens and magnificent architecture of West Sussex are perfect for a romantic holiday with your loved one. Holiday cottages are available near sites like the Borde Hill Garden, a Tudor home’s formal gardens, parkland and wooded area with a traditional English restaurant and cafe, and the Parham House & Gardens, a grand, 16th-century manor with rare artwork, formal gardens and a vast deer park. You could also visit the Pallant House Gallery, a contemporary art museum with masterpieces from renowned artists, and the West Wittering Beach, a sandy beach with picnic areas and calm, clear water.

How many holiday rentals are available around West Sussex?

Our 2021 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 1,727 holiday lettings around West Sussex. From 489 cottages to 521 cabins, find unique self catering accommodation for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends for a long holiday or a weekend break.

What are the most popular destinations to visit in West Sussex?

There are many lovely places to stay for a long holiday or just a weekend break in West Sussex. From Vrbo UK travellers, the popular destinations to visit are:

  • Selsey: 397 holiday homes
  • Chichester: 929 holiday homes
  • Littlehampton: 459 holiday homes
  • West Wittering: 658 holiday homes
  • Bognor Regis: 571 holiday homes

Vrbo UK offers you the possibility to discover many other popular destinations in West Sussex! Please use our search bar to access the selection of self catering accommodations available in other popular destinations.

What are the main cities to discover in West Sussex?

Whether you are travelling solo or with family and friends, here are the cities in West Sussex with the largest selection of holiday lettings for a perfect city break:

  • Chichester: 929 holiday lettings
  • Littlehampton: 459 holiday lettings
  • Bognor Regis: 571 holiday lettings
  • Worthing: 764 holiday lettings
  • Emsworth: 576 holiday lettings

For other cities, please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday homes available.

Can I find easy access holiday homes when travelling by plane to West Sussex?

Yes of course. Our owners offer a large selection of self catering accommodations near to airports. Airports with a large selection of self catering accommodations in West Sussex are:

  • London (LGW-Gatwick): 591 self catering accommodations
  • Chichester (QUG-Chichester - Goodward): 1,069 self catering accommodations
  • Shoreham-By-Sea (ESH-Shoreham): 1,017 self catering accommodations

For other airports, please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.

What are the most popular points of interest and landmarks to stay near in West Sussex?

Vrbo UK offers a large selection of holiday lettings near great places to visit in West Sussex. From Vrbo UK travellers, the top popular points of interest to stay for a holiday trip or just for a weekend are:

  • Weald and Downland Open Air Museum: 1,000 holiday rentals
  • Sumners Ponds: 1,057 holiday rentals
  • Fontwell Park Racecourse: 855 holiday rentals
  • Bosham Church: 1,189 holiday rentals
  • Chichester Festival Theatre: 1,113 holiday rentals

But there are many other points of interest around West Sussex listed on Vrbo UK where you can find your place to stay. Just write your wanted destination in our search bar and have a look at our selection of holiday accommodations.

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