Gardens to visit in Sussex



Sussex is a wonderful county to visit gardens
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It is one of the sunniest places in England with rolling countryside, hidden villages, a great coast and so much to see. Just 45 minutes from London by car you could vist several places in a day or alternatively why not say in one of our recommended hotels which are detailed on our pages.
Great Dixter is one of Britain's top gardens made famous by the great Christopher Lloyd, originally designed by Lutyens. Sissinghurst Castle is nearby so it may be worth staying a few days to visit the area. With this in mind we feature hotels nearby and also in the towns of Brighton, Hastings and Sussex.
If you are from overseas then another option is to join one of our organised guided gardens tour which cover this area and the whole of the British Isles. The prices are reasonable and there are departure points in London as well as other places - look now.

Alfriston Clergy House

Alfriston Clergy House, National Trust, Sussex

Sussex, Alfriston Clergy House in Sussex has a delightful small garden and is run by the National Trust

Arundel Castle Gardens

Arundel Castle and Gardens

Sussex, Historic Castle and beautiful gardens to take your breath away

Make sure you put Arundel Castle and Gardens in your diary, you will not be disappointed

Batemans House Garden, Sussex

Batemans Garden, near Burwash

Sussex, Rudyard Kipling lived here at Batemans from 1902 to his death in 1936 and was responsible for most of the Garden which surrounds the Jacobean House.

Borde Hill Gardens in Sussex

Borde Hill Garden, near Haywards Heath

Sussex, Borde Hill garden is a great place to visit at any time of the year see why

The modern Garden at Follers Manor

Follers Manor Garden, near Alfriston

Sussex, Widely acclaimed Follers Manor Garden was featured and created on Channel 4's 'Landscape Man' and has since won numerous awards for the stunning landscaping within the South Downs National Park.

Great Dixter Gardens

Great Dixter House & Gardens

Sussex, Great Dixter is the family home of the late Christopher Lloyd, who had devoted his lifetime to creating one of the most experimental, exciting and constantly changing gardens of our time.

Herstmonceux Castle and Garden

Herstmonceux Castle and Garden

Sussex, Herstmonceux is renowned for its magnificent moated castle, and gardens set in beautiful parkland and superb Elizabethan gardens.

Spring at High Beeches Garden

High Beeches Garden

Sussex, High Beeches Gardens is 27 acres of tranquil and enchanting woodland and water gardens.

Highdown Garden near Worthing, Sussex

Highdown Gardens, near Worthing

Sussex, Congatulations to Worthing Borough Council who maintain this lovely Chalk Garden, Highdown Gardens.

Nymans Garden

Nymans Garden, near Crawley

Sussex, Nymans Garden is one of the finest gardens in England. See why we rate it so highly.

Parham House Gardens

Parham House Gardens

Sussex, These stunningly beautiful gardens at Parham surround an Elizabethan House.

Pashley Manor Gardens

Pashley Manor Gardens, near Wadhurst

Sussex, There are magnificent views; a walled garden containing a Rose Walk, Rose Garden and Kitchen Garden; Victorian greenhouse; herbaceous borders and much more.

Sheffield Park Garden in Autumn

Sheffield Park Garden

Sussex, Sheffield Park is a great landscaped garden created by Capability Brown in the 18th century.

St Marys Bramber Garden

St Marys Bramber Garden

Sussex, The garden at St. Mary's Bramber is set around a charming 15th century house which must be seen.

Standen House and Garden

Standen House Gardens

Sussex, Standen House is an Arts and Crafts family home, complemented by a beautiful 13 acre hillside garden.

Sussex Prairie Garden

Sussex Prairies Garden

Sussex, Sussex Prairie Garden of approx 6 acres planted in a naturalistic style using 30,000 plants of 600 different varieties.

The Walled Garden at Cowdray Park

The Walled Garden at Cowdray Park

Sussex, A stunning Tudor-style historic garden next to the Cowdray Ruins in Midhurst, recently restored by Jan Howard.

Wakehurst Place and Garden

Wakehurst Place Gardens, near Haywards Heath

Sussex, Wakehurst Place was leased by the Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew in 1965 from the National Trust.

West Dean Gardens

West Dean Gardens, near Chichester

West Sussex, One of the greatest restored gardens in Britain open to the public today. Set in the beautiful Lavant valley in the glorious South Downs.