Welcome to The White Horses, Rottingdean


Stories are waiting to be discovered


With uninterrupted views of the sea, the charming village of Rottingdean is nestled between soaring cliffs and the East Sussex countryside, located just a stone's throw away from the hustle and bustle of Brighton. It’s here you’ll find The White Horses, proudly sitting on the village's pebble beach seafront. 

Thoughtfully designed with 32 guest rooms and suites, The White Horses offers a coastal escape for short breaks, midweek stays and weekend getaways, promising delightful discoveries at every turn. Indulge in a craft ale or two in our bar. Savour British classics with a contemporary twist in our restaurant, enjoy a craft ale or two on our sea-view terrace, then drift off to sleep in your bed, listening to the sounds of the waves from your window. 

We can't wait to welcome you.

Book now for Summer 2024

A room with a view

Surround yourself with elevated comfort in our collection of beautifully designed hotel rooms, blending modern design with classic coastal charm.

Take a closer look

  • Accessible rooms
  • Bar / Lounge
  • Beach nearby
  • Beer Garden

Your gateway to discovery

Former home of English novelist Rudyard Kipling and famous for its rich smuggling history, Rottingdean is home to many unique stories. Sample local wines at some of the county's top vineyards, learn about the local history with a visit to Rottingdean windmill and find out which Tudor-style building was the inspiration behind the game, Cluedo.

Stories are waiting to be discovered.