Gaveston Hall, Nuthurst, Horsham, West Sussex RH13 6RF
Call Rita Barclay on 01403 891 431
OverviewOriginally a boarding school, Gaveston Hall nestles in the rural west Sussex countryside with easy access to the South Downs National Park. However London is only about 1 hour away and Brighton and South Coast are just a 40 min drive. Gaveston Hall now provides great value hostel accommodation for up to 100, mostly in the old school dormitories, but also in some private single and twin rooms and 4 chalets. Couples, families and groups of all sizes including schools, universities and clubs are all welcome. This unique building with its magnificent setting lends itself to celebrations, reunions, family gatherings and weddings. The two dining halls seat 100 and the self catering kitchen is equipped to cater for big events. Half or full board options are also available if you prefer. Outside there is plenty to entertain all ages with play areas, a football field, a tennis court, woodland walks and footpaths leading to the Downs Link Bridleway, a huge picnic area, BBQ and campfire site. There is also a fishing lake and chickens, goats and horses to feed. Outdoor activities can also be provided on site. Indoor entertainment includes table tennis and pool tables and a swimming pool (summer months only). Dogs welcome. BYO bedding or hire. Camping is also available
Beds & Rooms:100: Hall: 1x18, 2x16, 2xdbl, 1xtwin, 1xsgl. Chalets: 2x16, 1x15, 1x14
Open:All year. Daylight hours
Price per night:From £18pp. Small extra charge for bedding hire or BYO
Booking:Ask for booking form by phone or e mail
Directions:Use the postcode RH13 6RF and your Sat Nav or Google Maps will get you here.
Public Transport:Nearest train station Horsham, which is on the Southampton to London Victoria line via Gatwick. Then taxi to Gaveston Hall.
Walks:Long Distance Walks
This accommodation allows dogs by arrangement, is available to individuals and has a pub within walking distance. It is on the Re-opening for Summer 2020 page, the map of accommodation for school groups, the Wedding Venue page, the ideal for retreats page and the Hostels with Camping map.
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Four good reasons to plan an Autumn Break at Gaveston Hall in the Sussex Countryside
September 1st 2020
Lovely walking countryside direct from our door and campfires to light up autumn evenings. Friendly local pubs for eating out with cosy log fires. Peace and quiet to enjoy the wildlife and farmland surrounding us. Good value centrally heated cabins with beds for up to 12 people (you can also visit us alone).
Gaveston Hall in rural West Sussex, is open and taking bookings from groups of friends and families
July 27th 2020
With a variety if separate self catering cabins and great outdoor areas to socialise, Gaveston Hall is an ideal place for a holiday with multiple households whilst maintaining social distancing.
A former boarding school nestling in beautiful countryside, Gaveston Hall accommodates groups of all sizes in a selection of chalets. Set in magnificent grounds with a football field, tennis court, woodland walks and fishing lakes.
Exciting accommodation for you and your dog
November 8th 2019
Dog friendly accommodation tucked away in the Sussex countryside, plenty of walks lakeside or within the woodlands
Gaveston Hall is a stunning ex-boarding school right on the doorstep of the South Downs national park. Containing facilities such as tennis courts and a football pitch even the most active of traveler will find it difficult to tire of this stunning location. Dogs are more than welcome but in the grounds please keep dogs on leads
But if an unleashed stretch of the legs is needed there are plenty of long distance walks nearby that will keep you and your dog happy, with the beach only being 45 minutes by car there is a great variety to choose from be it woodland or otherwise you wish to visit.
Other animal friends can also be found on site, goats, chickens and horses are waiting to be fed and made a fuss of. Just make sure your canine doesn’t get jealous.