Rope swing and zip wire and tennis
Picnics and messing about by the river
Walks to four pubs The Harrow, The Queen’s Head, The Half Moon and The Cricketers
From The Queens Head or The Half Moon it’s an easy walk to the boating lake. Rowing boats and canoës avaiable for 40 minutes. Phone 07871 269650. Single and double canoës are £3.50 p.p. and rowing boats are £2 children, £3 adults.
Pick-Your-Own farm walk at Durleighmarsh Farm plus Wednesday and Saturday visiting fishmonger – great seafood!
Fly-fishing – please click on the Fishing tab for detailed information. If you’re not an expert there’s river-fly management – or pond-dipping to the rest of us! We can give you the buckets and info sheets for what mini-beasts to count
BBQs and treasure hunts
Build shelters and a bonfire and if you want to REALLY DO THIS LIKE A PRO – there’s:
Bespoke Bushcraft with an instructor! – by prior arrangement
Private all-site functions fully-catered – we can cater for up to 120 in a fabulous stretch tent
Gilbert White’s House – 7.6 miles
In August – Hollycombe do their Edwardian Steam Fairground at Night
Butser Ancient Farm – 9 miles
Polo at Cowdray – £5pp, take a picnic and even your dog – 10 miles
Cowdray Ruins and Farm Shop and Restaurant
Jane Austen’s House – 11.6 miles
Weald and Downland Open Air Museum – highly recommended 15 miles
West Dean Gardens – 15 miles
Uppark House, National Trust – 7 miles
Go Ape, Alice Holt Park (min. 10 years and 1.4m) – 13 miles
Continuing your holiday …
West Wittering Beach is 45 minutes by car
and London is an hour or so away, but you were probably trying to escape London!