Indulge in the history of Emsworth

Emsworth and the surrounding area is steeped in history. From Fishbourne’s Roman ruins to the bustling harbour, you can see history come to life around you. Known for ropemaking and oyster fishing, rumours are that smugglers used tunnels beneath the town to escape customs! Nearby Goodwood is world renowned for its various festivals and Chichester Festival Theatre is a leader of the arts. Emsworth also lays claim to being the home of P.G. Wodehouse, author of Jeeves & Wooster.

Enjoy the wind in your hair!

Sports enthusiasts can explore coastal cycle paths or Hayling Island for windsurfing. Nature lovers can explore Chichester Harbour, an Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty. Full of wildlife, you may even spot a seal or two when taking a trip out on a restored oyster boat.

Shop ’til you drop!

Foodies can enjoy the town’s restaurants and delis or head to Chichester and Portsmouth for a wider choice. For shopping, Gunwharf Quays is full of high street and premium brands.

Making memories

Little ones can run free on West Wittering beach or explore the wonders of the Mary Rose. Perfect for families who want to explore coastal life.

Emsworth is a coastal escape within easy reach of the city. Perfect for those looking for a weekend of fresh air and new experiences.