Arun is a region in West Sussex that includes the towns of Arundel, Bognor Regis and Littlehampton. Visitors to Arun find much to see and do. A holiday rental home in Arun will put you close to all of the most popular activities and attractions. Each home is very well-appointed, so you will be sure to have everything that you will need to enjoy your stay.
The beach and river provide the opportunity for all manner of water related activities including boating, fishing and swimming. The Arundel Ghost Experience is a fun way to learn about some local legends. You will embark on a candlelit walking tour during which your guide will tell you some tales of local hauntings. The Flying Fortress is a good idea for a rainy day. This spot boasts a number of games – all indoors – for kids of all ages.
Museums, historic structures and lovely natural attractions are some of what you may see whilst on holiday to Arun. The Arundel Castle was constructed in 1067. This castle has been meticulously restored and provides a look at what life was like here hundreds of years ago. The nearby Amberley Museum and Heritage Centre is another way to learn about the history of the area. This museum is home to hundreds of exhibits including some about the history of communications, electricity, cars and more. You will see tools and even have the chance to visit craftsmen’s workshops. The Arundel Wildfowl and Wetlands Centre offers the chance to do a bit of bird spotting or just enjoy spending time in the out of doors.
There are some chilly winter nights but, for the most part, you will find that the winters in Arun are quite mild. The summers are mild as well. During the winter months the average low temperatures are between 2° and 5° C and average highs are between 8° to 11° C. During the spring the average lows are 5° to 8° C and the highs are 13° to 17° C. During the summer the average lows are 11° to 14° C and the average highs are 20° to 23° C. There is between 34 and 62 mm of rain per month.
The closest airport to Arun is Shoreham Airport (ESH), located 19 km away. Another option is Gatwick Airport (LGW), which is 64 km from Arun. A railway station is located just 1 km away, but many visitors prefer to have a car for use during their stay.