West Wittering Beach

Providing breathtaking vistas of Chichester Harbour and the majestic South Downs in the distance, the pristine and untarnished sandy shores of West Wittering have long been cherished as a beloved family destination across generations.

Epic vistas and beaches await you

Renowned for its superior water quality and outstanding amenities, this coastal gem has earned prestigious recognition as one of the country’s foremost Blue Flag beaches.

Whether you’re in the mood for indulging in a splendid Sunday pub lunch, discovering our daily culinary delights, or simply unwinding with a pint of Butcombe and a Scotch egg, you’ll experience an authentic British pub atmosphere.

Our generously proportioned rooms, blending rustic refinement with modern aesthetics, mirror our commitment to excellence and the allure of rural life.


The beach is renowned for its stunning natural beauty. It features a long stretch of golden sand overlooking the picturesque Chichester Harbour and the English Channel. The area is surrounded by sand dunes, salt marshes, and a backdrop of rolling green hills, providing a picturesque setting.

West Wittering Beach is a popular spot for a variety of outdoor activities. Visitors can enjoy swimming in the clear waters, sunbathing on the sandy shore, and building sandcastles. The beach is also ideal for windsurfing, kite surfing, and paddleboarding, thanks to its favourable wind conditions.

The beach area is rich in wildlife and is designated as a Site of Special Scientific Interest (SSSI). It’s a haven for birdwatchers, and you can spot various bird species in the salt marshes and mudflats. The surrounding nature reserves are home to a diverse range of plant and animal species.


The White Horse is approximately 30 minutes by car from West Wittering Beach

Head east towards W Strand

Continue onto Pound Rd

Pound Rd turns slightly left and becomes Rookwood Rd/B2179
Continue to follow B2179

At the roundabout, take the 2nd exit onto Main Rd/A286

At Stockbridge Roundabout, take the 2nd exit onto Stockbridge Rd/A286
Continue to follow A286

Slight left onto Ave De Chartres/A286

At the roundabout, take the 3rd exit and stay on Ave De Chartres/A286

At Westgate Roundabout, take the 2nd exit onto Orchard St/A286
Continue to follow A286

Turn right onto Churchside/A286

Turn left onto Broyle Rd/Churchside/A286
Continue to follow A286

At the roundabout, take the 1st exit onto Lavant Rd/A286
Continue to follow A286

Turn left onto B2141

Turn right and the White Horse will be on your left