Local Accommodation

Ashdown Park Hotel & Country Club

Ashdown Park Hotel & Country Club is a stunning neo-gothic country house hotel set in 186 acres of landscaped countryside nestled at the heart of the Ashdown Forest, East Sussex. Surrounded by immaculate lawns, secret gardens, lakes and woodland trails, outstanding views are offered from the 2 AA Rosette restaurant and drawing rooms.

The 2 AA Rosette Anderida Restaurant, as well as being locally renowned as one of the best restaurants in East Grinstead and the surrounding areas, is also recognised throughout the county and beyond as being an award-winning restaurant in East Sussex that simply must be sampled.

The country club also has superb leisure facilities including an 18-hole, par 3, golf course, fully equipped gym and spa; a delightful place to relax and unwind.

Each of the 106 bedrooms is individually styled with beautiful views of the grounds and Molton Brown products, for those who like to escape to the country with their dog(s) – a limited number of dog friendly bedrooms are available.

Buxted Park

Built in 1722 by Sir Thomas Medley, Buxted Park’s history is as colourful as it is long. Over the years, this East Sussex hotel has played host to movers and shakers including William Wordsworth, Winston Churchill and Marlon Brando. Now you can see what attracted the great and the good as you explore this country retreat’s many rooms, stroll in the gardens or let the evening unravel as it may in the restaurant.

The Grade II listed Palladian mansion, set in the finest parkland, is a unique backdrop for the most perfect of wedding venues. The house’s historic rooms are one instance where business and pleasure do mix, and private dining is tailor-made for special occasions. Above all, make this country house your home.

Hospitality and service is at the very heart of Buxted Park and we look forward to welcoming you to the hotel and assuring you of our very best attention.

Understated Georgian styling meets modern comfort in Buxted Park Hotel’s 44 bedrooms. Take your pick from unique feature bedrooms, large family bedrooms and classic bedrooms with beautiful views across the grounds. For special occasions, or just a well-deserved treat, it has to be one of the house’s suites. Named after our most famous guests – including royalty and celebrity – these large bedrooms never fail to impress. Many bedrooms include spacious lounge areas, distinctive original features and one has a romantic four-poster bed.

Crowne Plaza Felbridge

Whether you are travelling for business or pleasure, you will appreciate the excellent range of facilities at the Crowne Plaza Felbridge-Gatwick hotel. The hotel has 116 modern and stylish bedrooms, a relaxing spa and boutique gym, Bay Tree restaurant, QUBE bar and 8 purpose built meeting rooms.

Located less than 10 miles from Gatwick Airport, Crowne Plaza Felbridge-Gatwick is a convenient base for both business and leisure, within easy access of the M25 and M23.

The hotel is located close to many fantastic local attractions including the Bluebell Railway, Ashdown Forest, Tulleys Farm, Lingfield Park Resort, Chartwell House (home of Winston Churchill) and within 15 minutes of Gatwick Airport with direct links to London. It also boasts the newly refurbished Chakra Spa and Health Club which includes 5 treatment rooms, gym and leisure facilities.

White Lodge B&B

White Lodge is a luxury bed and breakfast set in the beautiful East Sussex countryside, just 5 miles from the country town of Lewes.

Close to Glyndebourne Opera, Charleston, Sheffield Park House & Garden, and the Bluebell Railway.

This modernist style home offers boutique guest accommodation and delicious homemade Aga breakfasts.

A quiet rural retreat with 10 acres in which to relax and unwind.

With 3 luxurious and spacious en suite guest rooms, guests can enjoy the following during their stay:-

  • Afternoon tea, freshly ground coffee and homemade cake on arrival
  • Powerful walk-in rainfall showers in all en suite bathrooms
  • Plentiful supply of towels, fluffy robes, complimentary slippers and Conran toiletries
  • Free Wi-Fi and Freeview flat screen TVs
  • Wide selection of delicious Aga cooked breakfasts, locally sourced with homemade breads.

The Crown Inn

Dating back to the 16th century, the Crown Inn has been serving locals and travellers for over 250 years.

Situated by the village green in the beautiful and peaceful village of Horsted Keynes in Mid Sussex, with the Bluebell Railway, Ashdown Forest, Sheffield Park & Garden, and Wakehurst Place all within easy reach in the local area.

The Crown has four delightful rooms, all with views of the Cricket Green, and one of which has a comfortable four poster bed and a full English Breakfast is included in the room price.

The Crown also offers a full dining service, with a seasonal menu using local produce wherever possible.