• Smiling teenagers wave their arms in the air as they jump off a groin onto Littlehampton East Beach

    Things to do

    The fantastic range of family friendly attractions in and around Arundel, Bognor Regis and Littlehampton will keep kids of all ages entertained!

  • Arundel's majestic castle and cathedral dominate the skyline of the town as it is viewed across a bright green field with a wooden fence in the foreground

    History and heritage

    Discover some of the country's oldest and most beautiful architecture at historic sites in Arundel, Bognor Regis and Littlehampton.

  • Boats shaped as white swans look out into the distance on Mewsbrook Park Boating Lake

    Parks and gardens

    Sussex by the Sea boasts a fantastic selection of parks and gardens, including three Green Flag award winners!

  • A speedboat cruises along the turquoise water of the River Arun on a bright, sunny day with blue, green and red buildings overlooking it

    Where to stay

    Enjoy views over the River Arun, the sea or the stunning Sussex countryside with a range of quality accommodation to choose from.

  • Two women on brown horses ride through green grass on top of the South Downs countryside with blue sky and the sea in the background

    Walk, cycle and ride on the South Downs

    Explore the South Downs National Park - an area of outstanding natural beauty - on foot, by bike or on horseback.

  • Crowds gather by a music stage in Littlehampton bathed in the orange light of the setting sun

    What's on

    Take your pick from some great Sussex entertainment, from family fun days and festivals to unique sporting events.

  • Four children dressed in brightly coloured clothing smile as they sit on rocks in front of the white peaks of Butlins on Bognor Regis Beach


    The kids will love the clean, safe, family friendly sand and shingle beaches in Littlehampton and Bognor Regis.

  • Children throw their hands into the air as the green caterpillar rollercoaster winds its way around the tracks at Harbour Park, Sussex by the Sea


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Arundel at Christmas. Picture taken during the annual Arundel by Candlelight event, held on the first Saturday of each month


Quirky, fun and cosmopolitan, Arundel is ideally located between the South Downs and the Sussex coast. This modern market town is famous for its stunning castle and cathedral and fantastic annual arts festival. It's full of history and heritage, contemporary culture and leisure activities that the whole family will enjoy!

Read about the upcoming Arundel by Candlelight on 05 December 2015






Bognor Regis

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Bognor Regis Christmas Lights



Bognor Regis

A great family seaside resort for a Great British seaside holiday!

Known for long sunshine hours and vintage English coastal holiday charm, Bognor Regis boasts a clean, safe Seaside Award winning beach, two Green Flag parks and a great shopping centre too.


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The view upriver from Littlehampton Harbour along the new walkway


A popular south coast holiday resort, Littlehampton has so much to offer! A Blue Flag and Seaside Award winning beach, a bustling marina and harbour and unique modern architecture, coastal holidays in the UK don’t come much more memorable than this!


South Downs

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Two women walking through wild flowers and woodland

South Downs and villages

Combine the best of English coast holidays with the acres of stunning and rolling countryside that is the South Downs. Picturesque and charming villages sit at foot of Britain's newest National Park - the perfect accompaniment to a traditional UK coastal holiday.

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