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Tel code: 01903 | code search
Postcode: BN18 | code search
Population: 4500
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Food Legends:
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Folk Customs:
Jack in the Green
Little Edith's Treat

Arundel Events

May
Downland Art Society Annual Spring Exhibition
Royal Armouries Jousting

June
Corpus Christi Carpet of Flowers
Sussex Guild Craft Show

August
Arundel Festival
Arundel Festival Castle Concerts
Arundel Gallery Trail

November
St Wilfrid's Hospice Santa Fun Run
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Swan Hotel
"We visited The Swan for a two-night stay in October, for what I hoped would be a romantic stay for my birthday. Having researched the alternatives, we were attracted by ..." More

Avisford Park
"We played the course while staying at the Hilton Hotel on the same site. The golf course was in excellent condition, all parts of the course were being kept ..." More

Avisford Park
"Good Points: Staff,cleanliness, location.Excellent breakfast Bad Points: Room small, bar expensive. General review: Very good

Date visited: 2009-01-27 ..." More

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"Offham near Arundel - A really pretty view although can get busy in summer is the black Rabbit Pub, outside the view of the river and the castle is delightful, ..." More

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To walk into the vast Drawing Room that overlooks the ...More

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The historic town of Arundel, West Sussex lies at the foot of the South Downs on the River Arun.
The town is overlooked by the country's second biggest castle.
Within minutes you can be in some of England's most beautiful countryside.
Arundel castle was established at the time of the Norman conquest. It has been home to the Dukes of Norfolk since the 1500s. The castle is extremely well maintained and has been restored through the ages. Whilst it is still a private home, you may visit it between April and October. (please check for exact opening hours).
The narrow streets of the town house many antique shops, craft shops, tea rooms and restaurants.
The Port of Arundel, which was still operating at the beginning of the 20th Century was mentioned in the Norman Doomsday Survey. Amongst the tall ships moored on both sides of the river, smugglers would try to land their contraband of tea, tobacco & brandy at night. The Wey-Arun canal, that linked the Rivers Wey & Arun allowed goods to be shipped on barges to and from London. The canal is presently closed and in many places overgrown, although restoration work is currently underway.
The Arundel Tourist Information Centre in the High Street is well worth a visit if you wish to learn more of Arundel. Audio guides of the town are available to hire

Accountant

D Macdonald & Co Ltd
Hyams McGilvray
Martin & Molland

Attraction

Amberley Museum & Heritage Centre
Arundel Castle and Gardens
Arundel Museum and Heritage Centre
Arundel Wildfowl and Wetlands Centre
Cathedral of Our Lady and St Philip Howard
Denmans Garden
Forge Gallery

Budget

Comfort Inn Arundel *book online*
Premier Inn Arundel *book online*
YHA Arundel *book online*

Care Home

Westergate

Church

Cathedral of Our Lady and St Philip Howard
St Nicholas Church

Dentist

Walberton Dental Surgery

Doctor

Dr Buchanan & Partners
Flintcroft Surgery
The Surgery

Estate Agent

Cluttons Daniel Smith
Cubitt & West
Dockerills
Sims-Williams
Topham & Company

Farmers Market

Arundel Farmers Market

Golf Club

Avisford Park

Hostel

YHA Arundel

Inn

Norfolk Arms
St Marys Gate Inn
Swan Hotel
White Hart
White Swan Hotel

Market

Arundel Farmers Market
Fontwell Park Car Boot
Ford Airfield Saturday Car Boot
Ford Airfield Thursday Car Boot

Pub and Bar

Arundel Arms
Eagle Inn
Olive Branch

Shades Wine Bar Bistro

Racecourse

Fontwell Park Racecourse

Restaurant

Arundel Arms
Arundel House
Boat House
Muse (The)
Olive Branch
Out & Out
Pappardelle
The Town House
Tudor Rose
Zigs Restaurant

Solicitor

Green Wright Chalton Annis

Taxi

Adams Airport Cars
Best Airport Cars
Cab Co
Castle Cars
Cathedral Cars Of Arundel
Private Transfer
Taxi & Courier Services

Venue

Amberley Castle
Hilton Avisford Park

Vet

Equine Veterinary Hospital

Sports Clubs

Arundel (Amateur Football)
Walberton CC (Cricket)

Shops

Country Ways Florist
Focus On Flora
Arundel Arboretum Ltd
The Relish In Spice Company
Zimmer Stewart Gallery
Farringdon Gallery
Baynton-Williams Gallery
Gallereya
Absolutelyorganics Ltd
Relish In Spice Company
Squibbly Biskit
Chester House Beauty Clinic
Arundel Butchers
JAM Gallery
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Antiques

Arundel Antiques Market
Old Corn Store Antique Centre
Decorum Antiques & Interiors
Crown Antiques
Castle Antiques
Arundel Antiques Gallery
Arundel Antiques & Collectors Centre
Antiquities
Antique Interiors
Arundel Eccentrics

Places to Stay near Arundel

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The Town House (0.01 miles)

The Town House

The Town House Restaurant with rooms is a splendid Regency building situated in a commanding High Street position overlooking Arundel Castle. It is just a few minutes walk from a whole range of antique shops ... More | visit website

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Norfolk Arms (0.02 miles)

Norfolk Arms

Our hotel is set under the battlements of Arundel Castle and has an atmosphere of traditional permanence. The kind that prevails in all of the gracious buildings that make up Britain's colourful heritage. Part of the ... More | visit website

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Swan Hotel (0.04 miles)

Swan Hotel

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Situated in the heart of Arundel in the High Street, close to the River Arun, the Swan Hotel is a Grade II listed Victorian property dating back to 1759, that ... More

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White Hart (0.17 miles)

White Hart

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The White Hart is a traditional public house 5 minutes walk from the town centre and Arundel Castle entrance.Arundel railway station is a 10 minute walk and a bus stop ... More

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Portreeves (0.26 miles)

Portreeves
Offering unique, great value, self catering & B&B accommodation, situated on the banks of the River Arun, within half mile of Arundel town centre with its imposing Castle and Cathedral, and only a few minutes ... More | visit website
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St Marys Gate Inn (0.32 miles)

St Marys Gate Inn

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A traditional country inn with an excellent restaurant, bar and 9 en-suite bedrooms. We are next door to Arundel Cathedral and a short stroll from the Duke of Norfolk's home, ... More

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Arundel Park Hotel (0.49 miles)

Arundel Park Hotel

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Located midway between Brighton & Portsmouth on the A27. The hotel is superb for business stop offs and leisure breaks. Plenty of free parking and just a short 4 minute ... More

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Premier Inn Arundel (1.10 miles)

Premier Inn Arundel
Located on A27, within walking distance of Arundel station. 10 minute walk into historic Arundel with castle, cathedral and The Wildfowl and Wetland Trust. 10 minute drive to the seafront and wonderful countryside walks. 17 ... More | visit website
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White Swan Hotel (1.14 miles)

White Swan Hotel

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With its full refurbishment The White Swan Hotels is now back on Arundelís map! Now part of Pebble Hotels, The White Swan has strived to create a contemporary edge to ... More

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Comfort Inn Arundel (1.17 miles)

Comfort Inn Arundel

The Comfort Inn Hotel hosts 53 good sized en-suite rooms, all equipped with tea & coffee making facilities, wireless internet and TV. Many of our rooms have fantastic views across the beautiful lush countryside and ... More | visit website

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