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 About Amberley
Attractive Arun valley village. Waterpoint, café, Pubs, Museum, mainline railway and B&Bs. Train to Arundle historic castle town with all facilities and YHA.

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 Places to stay in Amberley

Sportsman Inn
Crossgates, Amberley  BN18 9NR
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 Property type: Country Inn (Pub)

The Sportsman is located on the fringe of the village known as Amberley Known as the 'the pearl of the South Downs', whose many thatched cottages and pretty gardens lend immense charm, while its great antiquity is highlighted by its Norman Church and medieval castle. Ideal for walkers and cyclists following the South Down Way, or holiday guests exploring the many delights of the Arun Valley and beyond. The Sportsman Inn has been welcoming guests in off The South Downs for over one hundred years. They come for the fantastic food and drink, warm hospitality and of course the finest view in the South of England.

Room TypePer room
1 single ensuite room£65.00
3 double ensuite rooms£85.00
2 twin ensuite rooms£85.00
1 family ensuite room-

vegetarians catered for this property has an alcohol licence packed lunches available evening meal available drying facilities available 
Last updated: 7/27/2018

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Woodybanks Cottage
Crossgates, Amberley Sussex BN18 9NR
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 Property type: B & B
 Accreditations: ETB 4 Star

Woodybanks is situated in picturesque Amberley, West Sussex, adjacent to the South Downs Way walk, and it comprises of 2 guest rooms: 1 twin and 1 double. All rooms have luxury private bathroom, tea/coffee facilities, colour television, hair dryers, long mirrors, reading lamps etc. The house has been refurbished in country pine and beautiful soft furnishings, and has full central heating, with ample off street parking. There is a guest sitting and dining room with log fire and colour television. Summertime at "Woodybanks" brings the spectacular sunsets from May-August across the flood plains of the "Wildbrooks" visible from most rooms. Swans, geese and many interesting small birds can be observed, along with the occasional deer and sheep and cattle in the summer months. Camera and binoculars are a must when packing. Amberley is Old England at its best with its peace, tranquillity and idyllic setting. Evening meals are available for the local pub.

Location and supplementary information [view map]
Amberley nestles nicely along the 'South Downs Way', and is one of the show villages of West Sussex, referred to often as the 'Pearl of Sussex' and an 'artist's haven'. Travel along the B2139 from Storrington or Arundel. Lifts are availiable by arrangement to and from the station, and the footpaths + station close.

Room TypePer room
1 double room (shared facilities)£75.00
1 twin room (shared facilities)£75.00

vegetarians catered for packed lunches available drying facilities available 
Last updated: 6/17/2015

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Alternatively, you might like to try the following hotels just outside Amberley...

Harkaway, Pulborough, 2 miles back from Amberley.
Long Island, Pulborough, 1 mile on from Amberley.

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pets accepted herePets accepted   packed lunches availablePacked lunches available
evening meal availableEvening meals available   this is a no smoking propertyNo smoking property