Take a business trip to a hotel in Uckfield
Uckfield is a surprising little town, and a stay in a hotel in Uckfield gives you convenient access to the whole of South East England. Centrally located on the border between town and countryside, you have easy access to a number of larger towns and cities, including Brighton, Eastbourne, and London, whilst also being within walking distance of parkland and countryside. First recorded in 1220, Uckfield was once a stop-off point for pilgrims travelling on to Canterbury, Lewes, and Chichester. Nowadays Uckfield is a pleasant town with a thriving retail industry.
What can I expect to find in Uckfield?
Uckfield is a popular place with those who want to see the finest aspects of the south of England. Travellers to the area enjoy the closeness to areas of outstanding natural beauty and the vicinity to historic towns such as Lewes with its castle and ancient buildings. There are not many places which place you so closely to London - an hour and 15 minutes on the train - and the beaches of Brighton and Eastbourne. Very conveniently, Gatwick Airport is also within 45 minutes drive of Uckfield.
Which business prospects will I find on a trip to Uckfield?
Despite the fact that Uckfield is quite a small town, it has a strong chamber of commerce with over 200 members, making it the third largest in the country. The town's council is dedicated to growth and improvement and, as a result, has recently invested millions into the town. The large Bellbrook business park is a central hub for all local small-medium sized businesses as well as the larger international corporations that have made Sussex their base. These include Roche Diagnostics UK, Filofax, and the Legal and General main office.
What does a hotel in Uckfield have to offer me?
Uckfield plays host to two main events throughout the year: the Uckfield Carnival and the Uckfield Festival. The festival is a celebration of the arts and takes place in July, while the torch lit carnival brings together local families and businesses on the first Saturday in September for a procession through the streets. Besides these events, your hotel in Uckfield is surrounded by nature reserves and parks and is within a short distance of both the South Downs National Park and the Surrey Hills, an area of outstanding natural beauty.