Amberley Castle

Arundel, West Sussex

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A romantic Relais & Châteaux castle hotel in the South Downs, with gourmet dining and beautiful grounds – includes breakfast and three-course dinner

With 900 years of history and a 60-foot curtain wall around its 12 acres of landscaped grounds, Amberley Castle has been transformed by Andrew Brownsword from a medieval landmark into a luxe country retreat. Set within the peaceful green pastures of the South Downs National Park in West Sussex, its magical gardens play host to private tennis courts, a croquet lawn and an 18-hole putting course.  

Guarded by gleaming suits of armour, you can dine in serious style at the hotel's gourmet restaurant. Bedrooms have retained their regal vibes, with rich fabrics and a scattering of antiques. Wake up to a full English breakfast each morning, before you head out to explore the surrounding countryside, quaint English villages and nearby mansions that give the area its charm. Amberley Castle scooped a TripAdvisor Certificate of Excellence.

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Please note that jeans, trainers and sportswear are not allowed in the restaurant.

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  • Dining on a five-course tasting menu in the dazzling setting of The Queen's Room
  • Taking a seasonal stroll through the South Downs
  • Staying in an authentic, 900-year-old medieval castle

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