Newhaven Tourist Information

Newhaven is an excellent base for a family seaside holiday with boat trips, a beautiful marina and daily ferry rides across the channel all easily available. There are also two beaches in the town and its smaller neighbour, Peacehaven, offers beautiful cliff-top walks and good access onto the Sussex Downs. A hotel or B&B in Newhaven town centre is within easy reach of the ferry port and marina or to make the most of the beautiful views, enjoy a stay at a holiday cottage in Peacehaven close to the cliff edge and walks.

Enjoy a great choice of attractions during your stay in Newhaven including family days out to Paradise Park which has a kid’s play ground and life size dinosaur trail. The Victorian Newhaven Fort also hosts a regular range of exhibitions, vintage rallies and jazz evenings and you can learn about the Fort’s role in the D-Day Landings during World War II. The marina also offers plenty of attractions for a day out including excellent shopping, pubs and restaurants. A boat trip to the Seven Sisters Heritage Coast is just one you can take from Newhaven Marina; ideal for a day out on the water. Enjoy browsing through our listings and find the perfect accommodation in Newhaven for your stay with iknow.

Michelle is an experienced travel writer with iknow and has travelled extensively across the UK, Spain, Portugal and the USA. When she’s not busy writing for iknow she enjoys spending time touring museums and art galleries and seeking out the best independent shops in Manchester and Leeds.