East Grinstead Hotels
East Grinstead, United Kingdom
The ancient market town of East Grinstead offers a wealth of architectural heritage surrounded by lovely English countryside. Located in West Sussex in southeast England, East Grinstead is an old market town where the four counties of Kent, Surry, East Sussex and West Sussex meet. The famous Christmas carol, "Good King Wenceslas", was composed at East Grinstead Sackville College. ... Read more »
East Grinstead Attractions
- East Grinstead Sackville College
- St Swithun’s Church
East Grinstead Activities
- Visit Ashdown Forest, where Winnie the Pooh stories are set
- Tour Standen,a country house containing one of the best collections of arts and crafts furnishings and fabrics
- With the Greenwich Meridian running through its grounds, stand with a foot in both the east and west at the East Court Mansion
East Grinstead Climate
East Grinstead has a mild winter, with temperatures reaching average highs of 7°C (45°F), and a slightly warmer summer, with average highs of 21°C (70°F). July is typically the hottest month, while January and February are the coldest. Rainfall is evenly spread throughout the year.
Getting There & Around
East Grinstead’s nearest airport is Gatwick Airport, the United Kingdom’s second-largest airport. The railway station to town is located next to the South Terminal.
Metrobus is the most prominent bus company in town; tourists purchase a ticket from the bus driver upon boarding. The main taxi stand is at the train station, but tourists can arrange for a taxi by calling the company directly.« Hide