In and around Hellingly
The sleepy east Sussex village of Hellingly sits just ten miles north of Eastbourne. The White Hart and The Kings Head are two traditional village pubs, whilst further north The Gun offers seasonal British food and lovely countryside views. Head into Eastbourne for a delightful stroll along the seafront or take in a show at the Grade II* listed Congress Theatre. History buffs will love Redoubt Fortress, a well-preserved Napoleonic fortification.
Just 45 minutes in the car from the village of Hellingsly, bustling Brighton is one of the UK's coolest seaside resorts. Head for the famous Lanes, a charming maze of quirky independent retailers and fashion boutiques. Each year the city plays host the Brighton Pride, with dozens of stunning floats, raucous street parties and world-famous live music acts in Preston Park. During summer, head down to the pebbly beach or test you luck on the arcades at Brighton Pier.
Stunning walks in High Weald
Hellingsly is just 20 minutes by car from High Weald Area of Oustanding Natural Beauty, which offers picturesque walks amongst lush green landscapes spanning Surrey, Sussex and Kent. Head for Bewl Water Near Royal Tonbridge Wells for beautful lakeside views and romantic picnic spots.
Looking for a cheap hotel Near Hellingsly? Travelodge Hellingsly Eastbourne Hotel is perfectly placed, or Travelodge Eastbourne Willingdon Drove Hotel is perfect the coast.