Destination guide

Travel to friendly Lewes

Take a vacation to Lewes and enjoy the area's history, culture and opera. Well known for its gardens, bars and spas, this welcoming city won't disappoint. Sheffield Park Garden and Drusilla's Zoo are just a couple of the must-sees in the area. Are you looking for specific amenities for your getaway? Many of our vacation rentals feature full kitchens and laundry facilities.

Activities

Activities and attractions in Lewes

Do you want to discover attractions to visit while you're in town? Venture out of your cozy vacation rental and check out everything that makes Lewes a one-of-a-kind vacation spot. Here are some of the major attractions to see, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Drusilla's Zoo (7.3 mi / 11.8 km)
  • Brighton Sea Life Centre (9.5 mi / 15.3 km)
  • Brighton Pier (9.5 mi / 15.3 km)
  • Eastbourne Pier (14.2 mi / 22.8 km)
  • Lewes Golf Club (1.9 mi / 3.1 km)
  • East Sussex National Golf Club (4.3 mi / 6.9 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural features in Lewes

Whether you're looking for exciting outdoor activities or just want to spend some time taking in the scenery, you'll be sure to find the perfect setting for your vacation in Lewes. These are some of the area's most eye-catching sights, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Sheffield Park Garden (7.2 mi / 11.6 km)
  • Brighton Beach (9.6 mi / 15.4 km)
  • Beachy Head (14.2 mi / 22.9 km)
  • Southover Grange Gardens (2.4 mi / 3.9 km)
  • Lewes Priory Park (2.5 mi / 4 km)
  • Spring Barn Farm Park (3.3 mi / 5.3 km)
How to get there

Transportation to and around Lewes

The nearest airport is in London (LGW-Gatwick), located 20 mi (32.1 km) from the city center.

If you prefer to travel by train, Lewes Cooksbridge Station, Lewes Station and Lewes Glynde Station are the main stations in the city.

Can I find a vacation rental around Lewes?

Yes, our 2019 property listings offer a large selection of 1,166 vacation rentals near Lewes. From 449 Houses to 183 Cabins, find a unique house rental for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best places to stay near Lewes for a holiday or a weekend are on HomeAway.

What is the best area to stay when traveling to Lewes?

Whether you're traveling with family or friends, here are the areas with the largest selection of vacation rentals for a holiday trip or just for a weekend in Lewes:

  • Brighton City Centre: 408 vacation rentals
  • Seafront: 413 vacation rentals
  • Kemptown: 296 vacation rentals
  • The Lanes: 267 vacation rentals
  • Meads: 83 vacation rentals

For other neighborhoods, please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available.

What are the popular points of interest near where I can stay when traveling to Lewes?

HomeAway offers a large selection of vacation rentals near lovely places in Lewes. From HomeAway travelers, the most popular points of interest to stay for a holiday trip or just for a weekend are:

  • Southover Grange Gardens: 1,248 vacation rentals
  • Spring Barn Farm Park: 1,214 vacation rentals
  • Anne of Cleves' House: 1,248 vacation rentals
  • Lewes Station: 1,252 vacation rentals
  • Charleston Farmhouse: 1,286 vacation rentals

But there are many other points of interest around Lewes listed on HomeAway where you can find your place to stay. Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available near the point of interest of your choice.

Can I rent Houses in Lewes?

Yes, of course. HomeAway has 449 Houses in Lewes. Our other popular types of vacation rentals in Lewes include:

  • Cabins: 183 rentals available
  • Condos/Apartments: 464 rentals available
  • Cottages: 183 rentals available

But you can also enjoy a great stay in one of our other vacation rentals including Studios and more.

Can I find a vacation rental with pool in Lewes?

Yes, you can select your preferred vacation rental with pool among our 40 vacation rentals with pool available in Lewes. Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available.