Arun Valley all about Amberley
Welcome to the Arun Valley Line, here you will find a list of places to visit along the line, with reviews and offers to help make your visit to the Arun Valley memorable and to encourage you to return to this wonderful area.
The Arun Valley Line enables you to visit the area in a comfortable and sustainable way with Southern Trains.
Take a look at Southern Railways latest travel offers and visit some great locations today.
This August why not join us in celebrating the 150th Anniversary of the railway at Arundel, Amberley and Littlehampton - to make the event one of our local Southern Train drivers - Bob Dorkings has created an badge for the occasion.
has its own railway station on the Arun Valley Line, with regular hourly services to Bognor Regis, Portsmouth and London. Amberley is situated at the foot of the South Downs. Its neighbours are Storrington, Pulborough and Arundel. The village is noted for its many thatched cottages. One of the attractions in Amberley is Amberley Working Museum which is next door to the railway station, the museum holds regular events.
To the north of the village is the tidal plain of the River Arun, known as Amberley Wild Brooks. This wetland area is a Site of Special Scientific Interest which floods in winter and is known for its wildfowl. There are a number of tea rooms and public houses within Amberley which serve a great variety of local fare. Amberley also has a castle, which is now a Hotel. The 'castle' is in fact a fortified manor House next to which is a Norman Church, the Parish Church of St Michael.
Amberley Station is within the South Downs National Park and has great walks including the South Downs Way and walks along the river.
Amberley Museum and Heritage Centre is a great family day out with a host of special events throughout the year from the traditional christmas and holiday events for children to an Ale festival for the grown ups, crafts, vintage vehicle rallys and exhibitions, situated right next door to the railway station and within minutes walk of the River Arun and some wonderful scenic walks.
Amberley Wild Brooks....
South Downs National Park and the South Downs Way....
The River Arun...
Public Houses and Tea Rooms
The Bridge Inn
Amberley Village Tea Rooms
Amberley Castle Hotel
The George and Dragon
Riverside Tea Rooms
If you visit one of the above tell us about your visit.
You can also visit the following locations
- Bognor Regis
- Christs Hospital
- Three Bridges
If you visit somewhere we have not listed on this page please do let us know.