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Our hidden gems are currently all in Sussex and Surrey with new listings added every day

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The GoLark Gems – Our Favourites

Step back in time to the days of innovation, determination and record breaking on the site of the world’s first purpose-built race tracks. Brooklands Museum is a living tribute to the pathfinders of the past.
An idyllic location that’s perfect for both the active and those seeking peace and quiet, Rottingdean Beach is something of a must-visit
Brighton Toy and Model Museum is an independent toy museum situated close to the city’s main railway station. Its collection focuses on toys and models produced in the UK and Europe up until the mid-20th century.
Stunning artworks and picturesque countryside come together to create a hugely enjoyable experience.
An iconic arboretum that reflects the colours of each changing season, Winkworth has been managed by the National Trust since the 1960s.

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Take a walk to remember around Newhaven, and you’ll see a fabulous range of murals. Great art really is all around you here!
Ideal For... Everyone
A fascinating, and somewhat quirky, collection of exhibits is waiting to be discovered right here in Brighton’s Booth Museum of Natural History
Ideal For... Everyone
A fabulous art gallery in Eastbourne, Towner is an award-winning facility that has something for all lovers of contemporary art
Go back in time and discover the right history and powerful maritime heritage that has made Newhaven what it is today
Ideal For... Everyone
Find out what life is really like behind the scenes at a top English football club. The Amex is a must for all footie fans.
Ideal For... Everyone
Lark Alert: This Week’s Top Pick!

American Express Stadium Tours

Have you and your family ever wanted to go behind the scenes and see the fabulous American Express Stadium and what’s it like behind the scenes of one of England’s most famous football clubs?  

Surrey Standouts: Explore Popular Listings

A very popular family-run, organic lavender grower in Surrey. Set amid 25 acres of rolling countryside, it has everything you need for a dazzling day out with all the family.
Ideal For... Families Solo Flyers
Hobbledown Adventure Farm is a hugely popular Surrey attraction. With everything from high ropes to swinging lemurs, there’s so much to see and do at this much-loved venue.
A huge 52-hectare theme park, zoo and hotel complex in Surrey. Home to the 25-metre Croc Drop, exhilarating Tiger Rock log flume and the Jumanji-inspired Mandrill Mayhem, as well as an acclaimed zoo with over a thousand animals plus two beautiful resort hotels.
Ideal For... Families
One of the very best family days out can be had at Chobham Adventure Farm. Everyone will want to visit the animals, the youngsters will want to savour the soft play area and mums and dads will want to relax in the cafe. A whole day might not even be enough!
A friendly community venue offering a no-contract gym, personal training centre, fitness classes, squash courts, indoor cycling, ski slopes and much more. Head to Sandown Sports Club for a fabulous fun day out.
An exciting treetop adventure course full of zip wires, barrel crawls and fun activities for a family day out with the kids in Esher, Surrey. Two fun-packed courses are here, so be sure to bring your A-game!
Ideal For... Families
Check out some GoLark verified reviews
Ninja Arena, Eastbourne, East Sussex
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“Great fun for families with all ages and for adults as well. Was a great workout for all of us!”
Sharnfold Farm, Pevensey, East Sussex
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"Sharnfold Farm has improved massively in the last couple of years, it has a play area, café, farm trail and tractor ride. Lots of animals you can feed, mini golf, sand pit and along the walk there are activities to do so keep’s the kids busy!”
Wakehurst, National Trust, West Sussex
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“A real favourite with our family and friends, such a lovely place to visit anytime! They do activities throughout the year so lots for the kids to do with two main restaurants and a few mobile coffee pods as you walk around – comes in handy!”
Jumpin, Burgess Hill, West Sussex
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"Almost everything you can imagine to do! Gets very hot so I advise to wear light clothing and bring water. Venue gets very busy and although there is parking, I’ve had to park on the road.”
Hobbledown Surrey
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“Much bigger than I’d realised, with so much to do across a big area. Parking easy, friendly staff, indoor play as well as outside so we had plenty to do with our children aged 6 and 8.”