About West Sussex

What makes West Sussex so special?

There’s so much to explore and discover in our county – from the picturesque coastline, to rolling hills and beautiful countryside, to bustling towns and a cathedral city. There’s something for everyone in West Sussex, whether you’re looking for family-friendly days out, romantic getaways or action-packed adventures. Browse all the possibilities, get inspired and plan a trip to remember.

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Coastal West Sussex


West Sussex is famous for its beautiful coast. Take a stroll along The Witterings’ sandy beaches or enjoy a classic day at the seaside. With 50 miles of coastline to explore, it’s time to experience a breath of fresh air.

Country West Sussex


The South Downs National Park and surrounding areas are among the most beautiful countryside locations in the country. The crowning jewel of the West Sussex landscape, don’t miss the opportunity to take in the scenery.

Towns in West Sussex


There’s always something going on in West Sussex’s towns. Whether you’re looking for a real foodie experience, a dose of wellbeing and relaxation or a cultural education, find out what West Sussex has to offer.

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