Destination guide

Delight in the oceanfront landscape of St Leonards-On-Sea

Enjoy the history and other features of St Leonards-On-Sea. This welcoming city is known for its seaside, spas and bars. Battle Abbey and Battlefield and Herstmonceux Castle are just a couple of the must-sees in the area. Many of our vacation rentals offer full kitchens, spacious living quarters and sometimes even a hot tub—perfect for a relaxing getaway.


Sightseeing in and around St Leonards-On-Sea

Are you hoping to discover attractions to see in the area? Venture out of your vacation home and check out everything that makes St Leonards-On-Sea a fun place to get away. Here are some of the major attractions to explore, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Eastbourne Pier (13 mi / 20.9 km)
  • Drusilla's Zoo (16.8 mi / 27 km)
  • West Hill Lift (2.4 mi / 3.9 km)
  • East Hill Lift (2.7 mi / 4.3 km)
  • Blue Reef Aquarium (2.7 mi / 4.4 km)
  • Battle Golf Club (5.3 mi / 8.5 km)

Seasonal weather averages in St Leonards-On-Sea

If warm-weather activities are high on your list, July, August, June and September are the hottest months to visit, when temperatures average 69°F.

Natural features

Exploring the natural landscape of St Leonards-On-Sea

St Leonards-On-Sea is famous for its beautiful ocean views, picturesque gardens and pristine beaches. Whether you're an active traveler or just want to spend some time taking in the scenery, St Leonards-On-Sea is a great place to get out in nature. Here are a few of the area's noteworthy natural features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Beachy Head (15.7 mi / 25.3 km)
  • St Helen's Wood (1.5 mi / 2.5 km)
  • St Leonards Gardens (1.6 mi / 2.6 km)
  • Warrior Square Gardens (1.8 mi / 2.8 km)
  • Alexandra Park (1.8 mi / 2.9 km)
  • Blackhorse Quarry (2.1 mi / 3.3 km)
How to get there

Traveling to and around St Leonards-On-Sea

If you're traveling by train, make your way to West St Leonards Station or St Leonards Warrior Square Station and explore the city from there.

What are the popular points of interest near where I can stay when traveling to Saint Leonards-on-sea?

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

  • St Leonards Gardens: 1,289 vacation rentals
  • Warrior Square Gardens: 1,295 vacation rentals
  • West St Leonards Station: 1,299 vacation rentals
  • East Hill Lift: 1,319 vacation rentals
  • The Chapel Down Winery: 1,345 vacation rentals

But there are many other points of interest around Saint Leonards-on-sea 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 Saint Leonards-on-sea?

Yes, of course. HomeAway has 301 Houses in Saint Leonards-on-sea. Our other popular types of vacation rentals in Saint Leonards-on-sea include:

  • Condos/Apartments: 136 rentals available
  • Villas: 5 rentals available
  • Cabins: 178 rentals available

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

Can I find a vacation rental with pool in Saint Leonards-on-sea?

Yes, you can select your preferred vacation rental with pool among our 25 vacation rentals with pool available in Saint Leonards-on-sea. Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available.

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