The spiritual home of British motor racing, Bexhill is close to both Eastbourne and Hastings. The historic town of Battle is only a short drive away and the nearest train station is a 15 minute walk away.
From M20 take junction 8, At roundabout take the 1st exit onto the A20 (signposted Lenham, A20), At roundabout take the 2nd exit onto the A20, At roundabout take the 1st exit onto the A20. Turn left onto West Street
Battle Abbey – 7 miles
Battle Abbey was founded around 1070 by William the Conqueror, on the site of the Battle of Hastings. The best-preserved and most impressive part of the abbey is the great gate-house, the finest of all surviving medieval abbey entrances, which was built around 1338. There is an exhibition on the build-up to the Battle of Hastings. Collections include architectural stonework and archaeological finds
Pevensey Bay – 8 miles
Pevensey bay is where William the Conqueror first set foot in England and is steeped in history, explore the award winning sandy beach, nature reserve, castle and Napoleonic Towers
Drusilla’s Park – 12 miles
Rated number one attraction in the UK and only 11 miles away, Drusilla’s Park is a great fun filled family day out. With hundreds of fascinating animals such as meerkats, penguins, gibbons and lemurs to the indoor and outdoor play area with a mixture of climbing, swinging and sliding fun – you can be certain there will be plenty to entertain and excite everyone from the youngest to the oldest visitor.
Eastbourne – 12 miles
The traditional seaside town of Eastbourne with its beautiful carpet gardens lining the promenade between the pier and bandstand is an ideal place for a Sunday morning stroll or afternoon tea. The pier was built in the 1870?s, and has much to offer. Camera Obscura is an original 360 degree Victorian projector, the only pier with a fully functioning attraction of this type
Hailsham – 14 miles
A small country market town that is rich in history and varied architect. The charming high street has a diverse range of shops and the main focal point of the town is St Marys Church which is floodlit in the evening. Relax in one of the town’s local pubs and restaurants or visit the local heritage centre to learn more about the local history.