Properties to rent in Crawley

Crawley is the ideal place to rent if you are looking for the perfect balance between exploring the countryside and living in a thriving market town with great transport links to London.

Browse our properties to rent in Crawley and the surrounding areas and get in touch to arrange a viewing. With our full management services, we make being a tenant easy and simple with our lettings services.

Key benefits of renting in Crawley

Flexible travel options at home and abroad

Set in the heart of West Sussex, Crawley has excellent links into London, with fast trains to London Victoria station taking just over 30 minutes, meaning you avoid the high rental costs of the city whilst keeping ease of access to all of London’s events and activities.

Crawley is also very close to Gatwick Airport which has frequent international flights, meaning you can easily fly abroad without a long, stressful journey to the airport for your departure. With regular trains running from Crawley and Three Bridges station to the airport, you don’t even have to worry about parking and parking fees.

The M23 motorway is located just next to the town and can link you to other parts of the country quickly and easily. In just over half an hour you can reach Brighton – a fun seaside town full of vibrant nightlife, bars and restaurants, as well as a beautiful pebble beach with entertainment for all the family on the pier.

Crawley is not only a wonderful town to live in itself, but has quick and easy transport links. So, when you’re looking to plan your weekends you can enjoy some sea air on the coast, or head to the hustle and bustle of London depending on how you feel.

A choice of neighbourhoods

There are now 13 neighbourhoods in Crawley:

  • West Green
  • Northgate
  • Langley Green
  • Three Bridges
  • Pound Hill
  • Ifield
  • Tilgate
  • Southgate
  • Gossops Green
  • Furnace Green
  • Broadfield
  • Bewbush
  • Maidenbower

This means there’s a huge amount of choice when it comes to renting a property in these areas, and each one offers its own individual qualities.
Our team would be happy to chat to you about the different areas and discuss which would be most suited to you.

Shopping, entertainment and relaxation

Shopaholics can enjoy more than 70 shops at County Mall Crawley Shopping Centre, with countless others just outside in the high street and square. With late night opening on Thursdays, and plenty of restaurants and cafes within the 450,000 square-foot mall, you need go no further for all your shopping needs.

There is also a wide variety of supermarkets in the town, including Tesco, Sainsbury’s, Lidl, Aldi, Asda, Morrisons and Iceland.

For those who like a night out, there are plenty of pubs, bars and clubs in Crawley to keep you entertained. The go-to club in the town is Moka, boasting a capacity of 1,200 across two unique rooms. The venue offers a variety of events and entertainment for all the different types of clubbers.

Restaurants are in abundance in the town, ranging from Italian, Mexican, Thai and Indian, to American, Chinese and cosy gastropubs. You can easily find popular chains such as Pizza Express and Giraffe, as well as fine dining options and independent restaurants.

Family life

The town has a large choice of schools, including 28 primary schools, seven secondary schools and two special needs schools. Outside of term time there are plenty of things to do for children of all ages. Families can get back to nature at Tilgate Park or Buchan Country Park.

At Tilgate Farm, you can enjoy walled gardens, a lake, a forest and even a maze. Buchan Country Park boasts 170 acres of countryside where you can enjoy orienteering, sculptures and its beautiful lake which is home to a range of dragonfly species.

Fancy a day on the farm? Why not feed the animals, try out an escape room or have fun on the trampolines at Tulleys Farm? The multi-activity centre also hosts their famous Halloween event which sees people from across the country turn up to be spooked. There are appropriate scares for the young ones, and scarier attractions for older children and adults.

Back in Crawley’s town centre, you’ll find a leisure park with a 15-screen Cineworld cinema, as well as a bowling alley and restaurants, including Pizza Hut, McDonald’s and Harvester. The town’s leisure centre, K2 Crawley, offers a wide range of facilities including an Olympic-sized 50m pool and leisure pool, 12m climbing wall, badminton courts, squash courts, a fully equipped gym and much more.

The town is also nearby to the Guildford’s Spectrum where you can take the children ice skating, swimming and bowling. For any sports fans, why not go and watch Crawley FC play at the local stadium?

Opened in 1988, The Hawth Theatre in Crawley offers one of the liveliest and most diverse programmes of arts and performance in the South East. The theatre runs 350 performances a year ranging from comedy, film, musicals and plays while playing host to artists, musicians, dancers and performers from around the world.

There is something for all the family, and plenty of performances for couples to enjoy on date night too.

For friends and family

Have friends and family visiting? There are plenty of hotel options including well-known chains such as Travelodge and Holiday Inn. Less than 10 miles away from Crawley is South Lodge, a five-star country house hotel in Horsham, West Sussex. The luxury hotel offers babysitting/childcare, gift shops and wedding services. You can also experience fine dining at one of the hotel’s outstanding restaurants, or enjoy a cocktail or a glass of wine in one of the hotel’s lounges or on the terrace.

Healthcare

Should you ever need health treatment, Surrey and Sussex Healthcare NHS Trust provides a range of clinical, outpatient and day surgery services at Crawley Hospital. The hospital is conveniently located in the town centre.

Renting property in Crawley with Zoom995

Renting a property in Crawley is a big and exciting step for you and those you live with. As well as being a fantastic place to live, Crawley boasts some affordable prices despite its premium location near London, Gatwick Airport and Brighton.

Why rent with Zoom995? We can find you the rental property you require whether it’s for your whole family, just something for the week so you can commute to London, or if you’re looking for a house share. We’d be more than happy to chat to you about your requirements and expectations, just give us a call on 0333 358 3095, or email us on lettings@zoom995.co.uk.

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