Group homestays in Worthing


Worthing_Pier_at_sunset,_low_tideWorthing is a large seaside town in West Sussex. It is situated 10 miles (16 km) west of Brighton.

Worthing Museum and Art Gallery was built in 1908 as the town’s museum and library. The Dome Cinema was built in 1910. It is still open, and is one of Britain’s oldest operational cinemas. Worthing has three theatres: the Art Deco Connaught Theatre, the Baroque Pavilion Theatre and the Modernist.

Since 2008, Worthing Pier has been the home of the annual International Birdman competition. The competition involves human ‘birdmen’ attempting to fly off the end of a pier into the sea for prize money.



The borough has five railway stations: East Worthing, Worthing, West Worthing, Durrington-on-Sea and Goring-by-Sea. All are on the West Coastway Line and are managed and operated by the Southern train operating company. Regular services run to destinations such as London, Gatwick Airport, Brighton, Littlehampton and Portsmouth.


Stagecoach in the South Downs operates several routes around the town and to Midhurst, Brighton and Portsmouth. Worthing-based Compass Travel have routes to Angmering, Chichester, Henfield and Lancing. Other companies serve Horsham, Crawley, Brighton and destinations inbetween. National Express coaches run between London’s Victoria Coach Station and Marine Parade.

Rates for Worthing

Prices are per night. Please note the below is a guide, please contact us for the full rates and list of supplements.

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High season is 1 February to 31 July and 1 September to 31 October.
Low season is 1 to 31 January, 1 to 31 August and 1 November to 31 December.

Supplements for Worthing

Supplement for leaders/drivers in twin room is £3.00 pppn on above prices.
Supplement for leaders in single room, subject to availability, is £6.00 pppn on above prices.
Supplement for drivers in single room is £10.00 pppn on above prices.
Extra packed lunch is £5.00 pppn.
A supplement of £2.00 per person per night will be added for 2 night stay bookings.

Booking fee

1-3 nights = £100.00
4-7 nights = £50.00
8 nights or more = £0.00

  • May include:
  • Broadwater
  • Durrington
  • Findon Valley
  • Goring
  • Heene
  • High Salvington
  • Offington
  • Salvington
  • West Tarring


Please note that although we do cover the above areas we may not necessarily be recruiting new hosts in all areas at all times. If you are thinking of becoming a host, but would first like to confirm if we are currently recruiting in your area prior to completing the application form, please drop us a quick message on our contact us form and let us know your postcode. We will reply as quickly as possible.