Destination guide

Explore the oceanfront setting in Selsey

The ocean views and other outdoor surroundings create an inviting atmosphere in Selsey. This welcoming and relaxing city entices travellers with its restaurants and bars. Pallant House Gallery and Chichester Cathedral are just a couple of the must-see attractions in the area. Whether you're planning a family holiday, romantic stay or trip with friends, holiday rentals offer features like full kitchens and laundry facilities for a more convenient stay.


Activities and attractions in Selsey

Are you looking for top things to see and do in the city? Venture out of your cosy holiday rental and check out everything that makes Selsey a fun spot to go on holiday. Here are some of the major attractions to explore, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Chichester Golf Club (4.3 mi / 6.9 km)
  • South Downs Planetarium and Science Centre (6.4 mi / 10.2 km)
  • Hayling Seaside Railway (9.3 mi / 15 km)
  • Funland Hayling Island (9.4 mi / 15.1 km)
  • Goodwood Golf Club (9.4 mi / 15.2 km)
  • CBK Hayling Island (9.4 mi / 15.2 km)

Seasonal weather averages in Selsey

If you're planning a holiday around the weather, August, July, June and September are the hottest months to visit, when temperatures average 21°F.

Natural features

Exploring the natural features in Selsey

Selsey is famous for its beautiful ocean views and pristine beaches. Whether you're looking for adventure or just want to spend some time taking in the scenery, Selsey is a great place to spend some time outside. These are a few of the area's most stunning natural features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Arundel Wildfowl and Wetlands Centre (13.6 mi / 21.9 km)
  • West Wittering Beach (5.7 mi / 9.1 km)
  • Chichester Harbour (7.1 mi / 11.4 km)
  • Beachlands Beach (9 mi / 14.6 km)
  • Kingley Vale (9.7 mi / 15.6 km)
  • Denmans Garden (10.1 mi / 16.3 km)
How to get there

How to get to and around Selsey

The nearest airport is in Southampton (SOU), located 29.1 mi (46.8 km) from the city centre. If you're unable to find a flight that fits your schedule, you could book a flight to London (LGW-Gatwick), which is 39.8 mi (64.1 km) away.

How many holiday rentals are available around Selsey?

Our 2020 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 369 holiday lettings around Selsey. From 20 chalets to 126 houses, find unique self catering accommodation for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends for a long holiday or a weekend break.

What are the most popular points of interest and landmarks to stay near when travelling to Selsey? offers a large selection of holiday accommodations near great places in Selsey. From travellers, the most popular points of interest to stay near are:

  • Bosham Church: 1,291 holiday lettings
  • Chirchester Bosham Station: 1,263 holiday lettings
  • Kingley Vale: 1,152 holiday lettings
  • Hayling Seaside Railway: 1,688 holiday lettings
  • CBK Hayling Island: 1,693 holiday lettings

But there are many other points of interest around Selsey listed on where you can find your place to stay. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available near the point of interest of your choice.

Can I rent Chalets in Selsey?

Yes, of course. offers 20 Chalets in Selsey. Our other popular types of Selsey holiday rentals include:

  • Houses: 126 self catering accommodations
  • Cottages: 146 self catering accommodations
  • Bungalows: 146 self catering accommodations

But you can also enjoy a great stay in one of our other holiday rentals including Caravans and more.

Can I find a holiday accommodation with pool in Selsey?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 54 holiday homes with pool available in Selsey. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.