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What To Do Whilst On Staycation?

Whether you are away to relax, to get out in nature, to eat out in the countryside or completely zen out in our staycation venues, we have something to do for everyone.

Below are some ideas of what you can get up to to enhance your experience with us...

Beauty Treatments

We have a local beautician that specialises in relaxation pamper experiences for guests enjoying their stay with us.

You can book from a range of treatments such as: massage, facials & body treatments.

Ellie is able to set up in the venue & help make your experience that extra bit of relaxation.

Treatments can be performed in the 'Piggery' inside & outside on sunny days, & also at the 'Shepherds Hut' during warmer months.

For more information please contact Ellie through the following:



You can book your pamper through the link below:

Tennis Lessons

Book a private lesson at our local tennis club, just 3 miles from us with 7 outdoor courts (floodlit) including 4 new artificial clay courts.


The Kayak Coach offers kayak & canoe trips on some of the beautiful rivers in Sussex such as the Cuckmere, Adur and Ouse. This is close to The Fountain Ashurst so you could combine hiring a kayak followed by a drink or lunch at the pub. (

Bike Hire

We have mountain bikes available to hire during your stay at a cost of £10 per day.

Knepp Castle Safaris

Visit one of the largest rewilding projects in lowland Britain. Vehicle-based safaris or guided walking tours observing birds, mammals, butterflies, beetles, reptiles, plants and fungi in a setting that feels as wild and dynamic as the African bush. 10 minute drive from The Piggery.

L e o n a r d s l e e  G a r d e n s

Walks through the gardens with lakes and plenty of wildlife including wallabies. A few miles from The Piggery.

F e r r i n g & L a n c i n g  B e a c h e s

Nymans and Wakehurst are local National Trust Gardens.

Ferring and Lancing Beach are 30 minute drive and both have beach cafes worth a visit (Bluebird Café and The Perch respectively). Check tides (Worthing tide times) before you go.

W i s t o n  E s t a t e

Honest and delicious food, celebrating the produce of this land and sourced from local farmers and suppliers.
Enjoy the vineyard, tasting, tours & events.

Where Is Good To Eat?

We have put a list together of our favourite local restaurants which can inspire you for your stay with us.

Please make bookings prior to your stay to guarantee you will get into your first choice.

The Interlude at Leonardslee:


Why not mark a special occasion with dinner at our local Michelin starred restaurant, just 2 miles from The Piggery. A contemporary restaurant set within the historic woodland gardens of Leonardslee Estate serving a changing set menu with home grown and local seasonal produce. They also serve afternoon tea. Open Wednesday to Saturday. Highly recommended!

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