Travelling to Highfield School

Highfield School is easily accessed by car from the A3. The nearest train station is Liphook station, which is approximately 5 minutes away from the schools by car. There is a frequent train service from London Waterloo station and trains take approx 50 - 60 minutes. To book a taxi from the station please call Apple Cars on 01428 722 044.

The nearest airport is Heathrow which is approximately one hour's drive. Gatwick Airport is approximately 1 hour and 15 minutes away.

If your child will be travelling alone, the Summer School fee includes transfers from Heathrow if students arrive and depart at Heathrow between 6am and 8pm on the specified arrival and departure day.

Where to Stay

If you are planning to visit, or accompany your child on the journey to Highfield here are our recommendations of where to stay or eat in the local area.

Old Thorns Golf & Country Estate
Address Griggs Green
GU30 7PE
Tel 01428 724555

Originally a 17th century farmhouse and now a contemporary hotel that retains much of its original charm, Old Thorns Manor Hotel is situated in a 400 acre country estate, overlooking its own 18-hole championship golf course. There is a restaurant, swimming pool and spa.

The Lythe Hill Hotel
Address Petworth Road
GU27 3BQ
Tel 01428 651 251

A Luxury Country House Hotel set in the picturesque Surrey Hills offering a haven of comfort, elegance and style in the heart of the English countryside. Set in twenty-two acres of tranquil Surrey countryside, the small but uniquely designed Lythe Hill Hotel and Spa has 42 bedrooms is individually designed to reflect its unique character. There is a restaurant, swimming pool and spa.

Where to Eat

The Links Tavern
Address Portsmouth Road
GU30 7JL
Tel 01428 723773

The Links public house is set on the edge of Liphook village. Family friendly, they offer high quality produce, locally sourced products, and daily specials to reflect the seasons. Well known for fine cask ales and exceptional, award-winning beer. There is a lovely garden for the Spring and Summer.

The Rising Sun
Address Iping Road
GU30 7NA
Tel 01428 741347

About 10 minutes away from the schools by car, this true village local in the heart of unspoilt South Downs National Park countryside is renowned for its good, family friendly atmosphere and  well-kept Fullers ales. There is a daily changing menu of fresh, local and seasonal pub classics and a garden for warmer weather.

For more information on the local area click below to visit our Moving to the Area page or the Hampshire or Sussex Tourist Information website.

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