West Sussex Watersports - Plan your holiday now!

We’ve been out and about filming some of the best seasonal highlights from around the county. We aimed to capture the essence of summer in West Sussex for our watersport-enthusiasts or for those who want to try something new. We hope we’ve given you some great ideas and inspiration to plan your holiday here.

Looking for somewhere to stay? There are eco campsites and posh glamping, quirky cottages, comfy boltholes, beach huts and luxury hotels. There’s even some tree houses if you’re looking for somewhere a little bit different!

Check out the businesses featured and plan your next trip

Lewis Crathern kitesurfing on the water in Sussex

Lewis Crathern

Worthing’s professional kitesurfing coach

Paddleboarder in the sea for 2XS


Windsurfing, kitesurfing, SUP and surf lessons in West Witterings

paddleboarders heading out onto the water


SUP tuition and hire for beginners and experienced paddlers

Underwater diving with Mulberry Marine Experiences

Mulberry Marine Experiences

Selsey based diving and marine education centre providing, snorkelling, diving and free diving courses as well as boat hire for local wreck dives

K66 Boardriders equipment on the beach

K66 Boardriders

SUP tuition and hire in Worthing Town East Beach

Outside of Coast Cafe des Artistes

Coast Cafe

Worthing East Beach for beachside food, or just a relaxing drink

A group ready for a kayaking lesson with Fluid Adventures in West Sussex

Fluid Adventures

Chichester-based canoe and kayak company, offering tours and trips

Kayak Coach Trip

The Kayak Coach

Based in Adur River Ashurst, but also offers kayak tuition and hire right on the river Adur

Woman with paddle boards

Moxie Unleashed

Guided paddleboarding tours on the River Arun

Riverside Restaurant Cafe Bar outside picnic benches overlooking the water


A fantastic team rooms that also offers boating, paddleboarding hire and mountain bike hire

Young girl on a boat during a Cobnor Activity Centre Trust class

Cobnor Activities Centre Trust

Watersports and family activity days in Chichester Harbour