Holiday Homes in Sussex

All of our holiday homes in Sussex are just an hour from London in the historic county of Sussex, making it the perfect country escape.

With miles of sunny coastline, even more miles of beautiful countryside, interesting towns, picturesque villages, great food, and plenty of places to escape the crowds, Sussex is the ideal place for a UK staycation or weekend break. At Cabins and Castles we have carefully selected the best holiday homes in Sussex. Whether you are looking for a cabin by the sea, a dog-friendly weekend escape, family-friendly cottage, chic summer retreat with swimming pool, countryside hideaway, or romantic bolthole for two – all of our homes are individual, beautifully styled, and carefully curated. Browse our full range of Sussex holiday homes below, or choose from one of the categories above if you have something more specific in mind.

The Coach House at Norton Priory

From £2,100 per week (Min stay 2 nights)

The Coach House at Norton Priory forms part of one of the oldest and most interesting buildings on the West Sussex coastal peninsula.

The Farm Barns, Almodington, West Sussex

From £635 for 3 nights

Grade II listed ‘Farm Barns’ were once a cart house and thatched dairy barn, now gloriously and extensively renovated to make a stunning holiday home…

Crab Cottage, Selsey, West Sussex

 From £385 per night (Four bedrooms)

Tucked away on the very tip of the south coast, Crab Cottage’s beach location makes this the most stylish of Sussex beachside homes…

ÖÖD Cabin at the Secret Vineyard

From £250 per night

ÖÖD is a cabin concept developed by two brothers, who wanted to create a luxurious way of spending the night out in nature, while treading as lightly on the environment as possible.

Cliff End View, Pett Level, East Sussex

From £795 per night

An Arts & Crafts gem of a house, stylishly and stunning renovated, with art, antiques and quirky finds that make every room a delight for the senses…

The Wiston Pump House, Washington, West Sussex

From £195 per night (Min stay 3 nights)

The Wiston Pump House has humble origins; it was built in the early 1900’s to pump water to the Wiston Estate.

The Water's Edge at Bosham

From £1,200 per night

Water’s Edge is a holiday property that has everything your heart could wish for and was featured on Grand Designs.

Meadow Farm, West Wittering

From £410 per night

Meadow Farm is the perfect retreat for multi-generational families or large groups – thanks to its sociable entertaining spaces, flexible and spacious bedroom layout, and generous garden.

The Summer House, Birdham, West Sussex

From £775 per night

The Summer House is a stylish place to assemble a group of friends and enjoy the brilliant location with its wealth of things to see and do


Fair Oak Farm, Mayfield, East Sussex

From £25 per person per night

Fair Oak Farm sits on a large Sussex country estate near the medieval town of Mayfield in East Sussex….

Little Annexe at The Old Rectory, West Sussex

From £120 per night

The Little Annexe is sophisticated, smart, and oozes cool.

The Crow's Nest, Rye, East Sussex

From £135 per night

The ‘Crow’s Nest’ is just the first hint of this home’s connection to Rye and sea-faring….

Little Whispers, Lodsworth, West Sussex

From £180 per night

 Little Whispers is beautifully designed and perfectly styled – the ideal grown-up retreat…

The Meeting Place, Petworth, West Sussex

From £180 per night

The Meeting Place is a stylishly converted apartment, in an historic building at the heart of beautiful Petworth.

Romney Cottage

From £225 per night

One of a pair of simply but stylishly renovated detached farmworkers cottages – Romney Cottage has been brought up to date while maintaining the quiet simplicity of its past.

Kingfisher Lodge, Appledore, Kent

From £170 per night

A former outbuilding to the owner’s home, Kingfisher Lodge has now been transformed into a…

The Bolthole on Pagham Beach, West Sussex

From £295 per night

This relaxing, unique property is the perfect place to relax, breathe and enjoy the most incredible of views – The Bolthole is so…

Pett Level Beach House, East Sussex

From £250 per night

Just minutes from the beach, an easy walk into glorious countryside, a short drive to Camber Sands and Rye, and with just the right mix of contemporary design and convenient mod cons…

Flagstones, Middleton on Sea, West Sussex

From £2500 in an off peak week

Flagstones is a beachfront home in the quiet village of Middleton on Sea….

Walland Cottage

From £215 per night

A splendidly isolated spot, with big skies and fresh sea air – plus a cosy yet simple interior; Walland Cottage offers a beautifully simple escape from the everyday. 

The Doghouse, Pulborough, West Sussex

From £135 per night

The Dog House is light and bright – with large windows overlooking a private terrace…

The Beach House, Hayling Island

From £300 per night

The Beach House is a newly renovated, super-stylish, coastal getaway – right on the beach on Hayling Island.

Seven Vines, West Chiltington, West Sussex

From £280 per night

Seven Vines is a wonderful family holiday home with a fascinating history. It was built by Reginald Wells, an architect who also counts pottery, aviation, and aircraft design & manufacture among his accomplishments.

The Roundhouse, Swallowtail Hill

From £140 per night

The Roundhouse, nestled in a magical setting, is completely individual and one of a very small number of places to stay at….

The Forest House, Turners Hill, Sussex

From £325 per night

Arriving at The Forest House is more than a little like stepping back in time. This stunning listed 17th Century Sussex cottage…

The Long View, Swallowtail Hill

From £140 per night

The Long View is named for the eight acres of wildflower meadow that stretch from its door…


The Vineyard Cottage, Rathfinny

From £265 per night

The Vineyard Cottage, Rathfinny has been carefully and lovingly designed by the family owners of the Rathfinny Estate…

The Salty Shepherd

From £110 per night

Tucked away on a working farm in beautiful Romney Marsh, and just a mile from the sea, the Salty Shepherd has to have one of the most glorious settings it is possible to imagine.

Palm Beach House, Pett Level, East Sussex

From £250 per night

Located just 1 minute’s walk from beautiful Pett Level Beach, this is a stunning seaside four bedroomed home.

The Thatched Cottage at West Wittering

From £150 per night

This beautiful home sits in the most stunning location – The Thatched Cottage at West Wittering is a stone’s throw from a delightful residents-only beach in the famous Witterings. This light, bright property is a blend of modern and traditional, and positively over-flowing with character.

The Grain Store Lewes

From £365 per night

The Grain Store Lewes brings together high ceilings, polished concrete, open plan spaces and huge windows – typically industrial features that hint at the building’s past….

The Outbuilding Appledore, Appledore

From £190 per night

The Outbuilding sits in the picturesque village of Appledore, just over the East Sussex border into Kent.

The Camber Beach House, Camber, East Sussex

From £500 per night

Fans of modern architecture will love this beautifully designed, eco-friendly beach house. Designed by award-winning architects who specialise in coastal homes…

The Hyde, Cuckfield, West Sussex

From £125 per night

Your own secret hideaway, on the shore of your own private lake. You can fall out of your cosy bed, down the jetty, into your boat and out onto the water within seconds.

Springles Cottage, Barcombe

From £250 per night

Springles Cottage sits in the most idyllic rural location – surrounded by beautiful gardens and rolling countryside for a perfect country escape…

The Manor Retreat, Warbleton, East Sussex

From £600-800 per night

The Manor Retreat is a lived-in, well-loved Grade II listed country house that is now available for visitors to enjoy too.


The Loft, Midhurst

From £150 per night

The Loft sits on the upper two floors of a C16th, Grade II listed building in the middle of historic Midhurst …

The Cottage, Mermaid Passage

From £250 per night

The Cottage could not be more perfectly placed to explore the unbelievably picturesque, historic heart of medieval Rye…

Bosham Cottage, West Sussex

From £125 per night

Chocolate box on the outside, and with some wonderful original features on the inside….

Holiday Homes in Sussex 


Cabins and Castles are experts on Sussex and surrounds; we have personally vetted each of the Sussex holiday homes we represent to ensure that it offers something different and a little bit special. As seasoned travellers ourselves, we only select properties that we would be delighted to stay in. As happy Sussex residents, we are extremely knowledgeable about the area, and are more than happy to help if you need advice on the best walks, pubs or places to visit.

Sussex is a county of great beauty and diversity; from the chalk cliffs of Seven Sisters to the rolling sand dunes of the Witterings, the wide-open vistas of the High Weald to the tranquil woodland of Ashdown Forest, the roman streets in and around Chichester to the medieval hill town of Rye. As such it offers something for every discerning guest.

Choose your perfect home from home – and let the charms of Sussex and the south coast inspire and delight.