Royal weekends in Sussex

Make like the nobility and live it up in regal style by following one of our bespoke royal itineraries. West Sussex is rich in heritage, culture, and sporting pursuits traditionally enjoyed by the royal family. Plan a royal break in Sussex and follow one of our specialist curated weekends, take your pick from sporting and cultural activities to exploring our great houses, vineyards and restaurants. There is an abundance of fine wine and artisan food to sample in Sussex, fit for a king!

Inside view of Arundel Cathedral

Sussex castles & kings

Discover the enchanting castles, cathedrals and stately homes of Sussex – and their intriguing connections to the royal family, past and present.

Great houses, gardens & grapes of Sussex

Explore grand halls and glorious gardens, topped up with a splash of wine from some of England’s finest vineyards.

Pebble beach at Bognor Regis, looking out to the pier

Explore a royal coastline

This royal-themed itinerary shows you the Sussex coastline through a royal-tinted filter. The Sussex coastline is home to a millennia’s worth of royal stories.

A weekend of royal pursuits

This itinerary blends the traditional pastimes of royals with some of the places visited by the Duke and Duchess of Sussex in the year they married.

Discover more this summer

Looking for more ways to celebrate the Coronation of His Majesty The King and Her Majesty The Queen Consort? Or perhaps you’re planning a trip away as a couple to celebrate an upcoming milestone of your own? Even if you’re  looking to make special memories with family or friends, we’ve got so many exciting ways to help add a bit of West Sussex sparkle to your next trip.

A couple walking in the gardens of Chichester Cathedral

Summer in Sussex

Summer is the perfect time to spend quality time together, and there’s no better place to do it than West Sussex.

Meerkat at Tilgate Nature Centre

Eleven things to do in West Sussex

Visit a museum or gallery, explore the great outdoors, or get up close with nature. We’ve got something for all to enjoy.

view of the restaurant at Bolney Estate

Celebrate the West Sussex way

We’ve rounded up some of the best places in our county to host your do, from cosy and low-key venues to grand destinations.

People on a vineyard tour at Tinwood Estate

Discover West Sussex wine

Sussex is often referred to as the heartland of English winemaking, so we’ve rounded up the vineyards that you can tour, taste and experience for yourself.