'A vintage caravan, s’mores over the fire pit, games on the lawn and fairy lights reflecting off the lake towards a breathtaking view. You couldn't want for a more perfect day'
New for Autumn/Winter
CREATIVE CLASSES & Mini BABY SHOWERS
in our pretty wedding barn!
Whilst the size of gatherings is a little 'hit and miss' with changing Covid-19 restrictions, we are still filling our barn as much love as is permitted!
Join our own in-house MAKER, along with a few carefully chosen experts, for some fun, relaxed creative workshops in our pretty barn. Why not subscribe for special offers and advance booking notice!
And although Wedding Receptions are a little diffferent at present, they are at least back! Contact us for a bespoke and flexible quote for wedding receptions in our heated barn.
See our dedicated WEDDING PAGE for our usual wedding information for the 2021 season and beyond.
Rest assured, we have worked hard to ensure your safety, and been awarded a GOOD TO GO award by Visit Britain, identifying us as a safe and secure events venue.
Crabapple Barn is set on three beautiful acres, amongst apple trees, bramble-hedged fields, an old croquet lawn and pretty quarter-acre lake. You and your guests look onto an uninterrupted view that seems to encompass the entire South Downs - all the way down to the sea. We believe it is one of the finest views in Sussex! Every corner is a backdrop for stunning photographs, and we are surrounded by woodlands and fields.
Our beautiful Sussex Oak Barn is packed with character and ideal for WEDDINGS, VINTAGE AFTERNOON TEA PARTIES and our unique BoHo HEN PARTY PICNICS with a FLOWER CROWN WORKSHOP.
With room for up to 100 seated guests, a vibey industrial-style bar, cute vintage caravan in the orchard and a swing over the water, it's ideal for country style weddings and all life's special occasions.
We only host one event on any given date, and limit weddings to around six a year. This ensures you have our complete attention - and sole use of the entire venue. We also have generous access times either side of your event, so you can relax and take your time to enjoy the whole journey.
New for late 2020 & early 2021 - With Govt. advice that smaller weddings may be permitted towards the end of this year, we are pleased to offer our beautiful wedding barn, full heated and decked out with seasonal greenery for the ultimate festive wedding celebration! A themed Medieval Feast? An intimate Candle-Lit Reception Meal? Or why not have the ultimate New Years Eve All-Glammed-Up Cocktail Reception? Contact us for more information.
Why not check out our Gallery page, full of past celebrations that we've already loved sharing.
Our 5* Google reviews reflect the care we give to every one of our lovely couples. We'd love to show you around!
'no matter what your occasion, we are all about those special touches'
NEW FOR AUTUMN/WINTER 2020
We all need a bit of 'down time' right now hey! Come and join one of our creative workshops here in our pretty barn, with afternoon tea and a chance to refresh. We're rated as a Covid Secure venue by VISIT ENGLAND and work hard to keep you all safe, whilst having a really fun experience trying something new. More details of current workshops are on our dedicated web page, and we also take bookings for private workshops for small groups, all in line with current Covid restrictions. Why not subscribe to our ADVANCE BOOKING CLUB for special offers advanced release notice as we book up quickly!
WEDDINGS, BABY SHOWERS and Life's Special Moments
NEW! Winter 2020 dates available, including Christmas and New Years Eve, in our full heated barn, for wedidngs up to 30 guests.
Our gorgeous Oak framed Barn, sits in the old orchard, seating up to 100 guests (when restrictions allow). Conveniently located next to the fire pit area and permanent bar, it has great spill-out areas for the evenings!
During the current restrictions we are also able to offer small, Covid Compliant BABY SHOWERS and MINI-EVENTS. We are certified as a COVID SECURE venue by Visit England, and work hard to ensure you have a safe, and beautiful time together.
When you celebrate with us you have all the experience of our team to support you, and we see every couple as completely unique!
"For the two of us, home isn't a place anymore. It's a person. And we are finally home."