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Top recommendations from locals

From sightseeing to hidden gems, find out what makes the city unique with the help of the locals who know it best.

Café
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“Great marina side cafe for breakfast and lunch. Also a great spot to enjoy a cheeky sundowner. ”
  • 19 locals recommend
Grocery or Supermarket
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“Great shop for all your essentials including a Post Office and really good croissants! Hot baguettes also available most mornings.”
  • 8 locals recommend
Premise
“The Marina is an idyllic place to visit and is only a stones throw form the cottages. It's great if you're after a scenic place for a walk or to enjoy looking at some of the impressive boats that are moored.”
  • 4 locals recommend
Sublocality Level 1
“Wonderful views across Bosham, walk around the area and take in this special place and atmosphere. Plenty of cafes to relax in.”
  • 4 locals recommend
Storage
“A first-class marina set in the beauty of a natural harbour and picturesque countryside makes Chichester a wonderful destination marina and a worthy recipient of the Yacht Harbour Association’s Five Gold Anchors Award. Explore the myriad of quiet anchorages, discover the wildlife along The Salterns Way or follow the canal path to the historic city of Chichester.”
  • 4 locals recommend
Natural Feature
“Lovely marina to walk around, great views of Chichester harbour, Car park. Restaurant. cafe bar. 7 miles from East Dean”
  • 2 locals recommend
Storage
“Lovely path along the waters edge - The Boat House Cafe in the marina is worth a visit.”
  • 3 locals recommend
Store
“This garden centre has an excellent cafe/restaurant, and lots of interesting things to buy. It is close to the Lamb Inn in Birdham, which also does good food.”
  • 4 locals recommend
Bicycle Store
“If you would like to hire an e-bike please get in touch with us and we can arrange this for you via our local e-bike centre. ”
  • 1 local recommends
Harbour / Marina
“Stylish cafe for breakfast. Bike or walk there from the cottage along the Chichester Canal or 5min drive”
  • 2 locals recommend
Lodging
“a beautiful area for site seeing, coastal walks visting Chichester Cathedral, Arundel Castle, Petworth House, Brighton and the historic harbour of Portsmouth”
  • 1 local recommends
Post Office
“Post office and NIsa local. Great mini mart . Stop here to buy your supplies for the weekend . Fresh bread. ”
  • 1 local recommends
Bus Station
“From the electric lock gates to the vast pleasure craft moored within the marina, a trip here will usually combine a coffee or meal at the restaurant or be a stop off along the coastal path. Birdham Pool Marina is a short walk away over the narrow canal lock gates.”
  • 1 local recommends
Garden Center
“Great garden centre with furniture and lovely seaside themed gifts/home furnishings”
  • 1 local recommends