Hotels in Burgess Hill: Set in peaceful Sussex countryside nestling beneath the Downs, yet only 20 minutes from Gatwick Airport and the centre of Brighton, The Hickstead Hotel is the perfect location for a country break, a private conference or meeting, or a Sussex country wedding. Have a great night's sleep in one of 52 contemporary en suite bedrooms, including Executive Rooms, and enjoy outstanding menus on our Oak Tree Bistro and Grange Bar. The Courtyard Suite provides top quality and extremely flexible meeting facilities. Major routes to London are close by and on our doorstep are some of the best sightseeing locations in Sussex, making The Hickstead the perfect base from which to explore this lovely county. We look forward to welcoming you to The Hickstead.