From Heathrow: Depending on which terminal you leave from, you may have direct access to the M25 or have to go along the M4 westbound first to reach the M25. Regardless follow the signs for the M25 towards Gatwick and Dartford and continue on this road for about 31 miles until you reach Junction 7. Take this exit and follow the signs for the M23 southbound marked Gatwick and Brighton. Drive for about 14 miles and take the exit at Junction 10A. Now skip to the last paragraph of this section.
From the M25: Whichever direction you are coming from take the exit at Junction 7 of the M25 and follow the signs for the M23 southbound marked Gatwick and Brighton. Drive for about 14 miles and take the exit at Junction 10A. Now skip to the last paragraph of this section.
From Gatwick: On leaving the airport follow the signs for the M23 southbound marked Brighton. Once on the M23 follow the road for about 3.5 miles and take the exit at Junction 10A. Now go to the next paragraph in this section.
From Junction 10A: having left the M23 take the second exit at the first roundabout marked B2036 for Balcombe and Cuckfield and follow Balcombe Rd for about 3.5 miles until you reach a mini-roundabout at which you should take the first exit onto Haywards Heath Rd. Follow this road for about 4.5 miles until you are on the outskirts of Haywards Heath. There is a sharp left-hand bend (opposite Burrell Rd) and immediately after passing under the railway bridge turn right onto Mill Green Rd. Go straight over the next roundabout and continue for 0.5 miles along Perrymount Rd and the Broadway until you join the one-way system. Keep left and follow the A272 which takes you left into South Rd. At the next roundabout take the third exit onto Frankton Rd and continue for 0.6 miles. At the next roundabout take the second exit, and the Birch Hotel is on your left immediately after the Shell garage.
For satnav devices, our postcode is RH17 7SF.