Enjoy one of Britain's best villages
If you're looking for a quintessential British village, look no further. Tucked away in West Sussex amongst stunning countryside, Ashington may be small, but it's perfectly formed. It's even been named Village of the Year on multiple occasions. Nearby, you'll find RSPB Pulborough Brook - perfect for nature lovers, while Steyning Museum offers an interesting insight into the area's history.
Explore Arundel Castle
Set on a hilltop overlooking the West Sussex countryside, this impressive castle dates back Nearly 1,000 years. Today, many original features remain, including the Norman keep and barbican. Visitors can admire the finely preserved castle interior, take a stroll through the walled gardens or climb the 131 steps of the keep to enjoy views over the stunning South Downs and winding River Arun.
A day by the sea in Worthing or Brighton
Just a short drive from Ashington is the seaside town of Worthing. The perfect spot for a peaceful day on the beach followed by some fresh fish at one of the beachfront bars. If you fancy something a bit livelier, bustling Brighton is just a bit further along the coast. Looking for a cheap hotel Near Ashington? Travelodge Billingshurst Five Oaks hotel is just a short drive away, or you can stay beside the sea at Travelodge Worthing Seafront hotel.