Chilli Fiesta at West Dean Gardens 2017

Chilli Fiesta 11 – 13 August 2017 Put the dates in your diary for next year! Save 20% and book early bird tickets today! The UK’s biggest chilli festival returns. Join the party and dance to live Latin music, watch cookery … Read More

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Why countryside holidays are good for the Soul.

Countryside Holidays Are Good For The Soul Our properties are both located out in the beautiful Chichester countryside. We’ve wide, sweeping views over the fields, and an absolute abundance of wildlife nestling in the gardens. On clear nights, visitors can … Read More

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“I’m bored!!” – not any longer!

“Mum!!!! I’m bored! What can I do???” Ever heard that one before?! Of course, all parents have, and their parents before them!… It is more usual to hear when you are at home and when even the electronic gadgets are … Read MoreRead More

Mothering Sunday

Mothering Sunday

Mothers – those incredibly special, overworked, much undervalued, pillars of the family who we so often take for granted! (How many people do YOU know who will put up with being screamed at, weed and pooed on and kept up … Read MoreRead More

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Bluebell Woods – a “heavenly-scent” experience

If you have never experienced the full glory of an English Bluebell wood – then it should go onto your “Life’s Bucket List” immediately! To find out what I am talking about just watch the video. You can never have … Read More


Petworth Park Walks

Stroll across Petworth Deer Park Words by Hazel Sillver, Sussex Life The resident bucks at Petworth (photo: National Trust) Petworth Deer Park, 3.1m (5k). One of the loveliest winter walks in Sussex is around the deer park at Petworth. Map … Read More

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We’re going to the Beach! Beach! Beach…

“We’re all going on a.. Summer holiday!” Well – you know the rest! This is perhaps one of the few places that is universally LOVED by the British, of all generations. At Chichester Self Catering we have all sorts of … Read MoreRead More


Open Farm Sunday – fun days out in the country!

Great days out for all the family down on the Farm – fun, educational and usually food involved too! SUNDAY 5th June is the date to put in the diary for 2016! We have LOCAL farms who will be opening … Read MoreRead More


Things to do with Kids in the Chichester area

So many things to do… so little time! To help you get about the Chichester area why not look at this link to my Insiders Guide to Chichester… Enjoy! I have nieces and nephews, and a vivid imagination so I … Read More


Are you an individual business traveller?

Are you an individual business traveller? Are you fed up with hotel rooms?? Want more of a home than a bland room? At all my properties we have separate living and sleeping rooms. Do you get tired of staying in … Read More