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  • Make a splash! Outdoor pools and lidos in Sussex

    Sure, we’ve got the most beautiful coastline in the country but that doesn’t mean we can’t enjoy a leisurely lounge by an open air pool. Here are the top tier spaces to swim and sunbathe and the kids can come too… if they must.

  • Goodwood Hotel

    Is this Sussex’s best sustainable staycation?

    Proof that you can go green glamorously is the Goodwood Hotel in West Sussex who is leading the way with innovative ideas to holiday holistically

  • Review: Oskia ritual treatment at Utopia Spa, East Grinstead

    Tension begone! Muddy Sussex darts off on our lunch break to test the limits of this new luxe body and face treatment at the amazing Utopia Spa within Alexander House, Turners Hill.

  • What’s cooking?

    We ask some of the best chefs in Sussex to spill all about their work, lives, and recommendations for eating well locally. Dishing it this week is Johnny Stanford from AG’s Restaurant, Alexander House near East Grinstead.

  • Muddy reviews: The Star Inn, Alfriston

    A triple treat of sleepy rural peace, local culture creds and stylish Tudor charm, The Star Inn in Alfriston, East Sussex opened to acclaim. Only thing is, does it pass the Muddy test?

  • Review: Cottesmore Hotel, Golf & Country Club

    A country club with impressive spa, restaurant and gorgeous golf course, Cottesmore in Pease Pottage, Sussex has got it all going on.

  • Muddy Review: Fair Oak Farm Retreat

    Peacocks, Pilates and plates of delicious food is this the loveliest retreat in Sussex?

  • Muddy review: Alexander House, West Sussex

    With a stunning spa and newly launched fine dining restaurant, this five-star country manor house should be at the top of your list for a luxe post-lockdown escape.

  • Muddy stays: Drakes of Brighton

    Your go-to hotel to get the romance on, for a girly weekend or just to hang out in Brighton, the most eclectic city in the UK with its array of gorgeous eats, quirky cultural offerings, seaside activities and nightlife.

  • Your best Mother’s Day

    Put down the petrol-station bouquet. Step away from the £2.99 box of chocolates. Here's how to wow Mum this Mother's Day. (If you're Mum, it's absolutely fine to print this out and leave it around the house, email it to everybody's phone, and have it open on all your browsers.)

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