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Ockenden Manor is a beautiful Elizabethan Manor House tucked away in Cuckfield, one of the prettiest Tudor villages in England. Crammed with history and character, with its elegant sitting room warmed by a roaring log fire and cosy, wood-panelled bar, Ockenden Manor makes for a perfect escape. The award winning restaurant at Ockenden Manor offers a superb fine dining experience from the beautiful new dining room overlooking the gardens with stunning views to the South Downs National Park. The restaurant serves some of the finest food in southern England and incorporates the freshest ingredients, sourced locally in Sussex wherever possible.

Membership benefits are also available in sister properties Bailiffscourt Hotel - Tapestry Restaurant and The Spread Eagle Hotel & Restaurant. See Bailiffscourt Hotel - Tapestry Restaurant and The Spread Eagle Hotel & Restaurant for details.

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Opening hours

Lunch 12noon - 1.30pm; Dinner 7pm - 9.30pm

Opening hours and days may be subject to change.

What we love

  • Fine dining
  • Restaurant with rooms (Hotel)
  • Private dining



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Awards & Cuisine

  • Stephen Crane
  • Modern British, Vegetarian Recommended
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Private dining

The beautiful Burrell Suite with its oak panelling, stained glass windows and hand painted ceiling offers an intimate dining experience, seating up to 40 guests. For the ultimate WOW factor, the restaurant can also be taken privately and offers stunning views over The South Downs National Park. Drinks can be taken on the Terrace and up to 96 can dine in style. 


Burrell Suite


Minimum 20
Maximum 60

Small Restaurant


Minimum 15
Maximum 25



Minimum 28
Maximum 150



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A Glass of Sussex at Ockenden Manor

Cuckfield, West Sussex

Explore Bolney Wine Estate before settling in with a pre-dinner glass of Sussex sparkling wine followed by a three course dinner, and a deeply comfortable night's stay.

This experience includes a tour and tasting at Bolney Wine Estate; A bottle of Bolney Sussex sparkling wine in a presentation box with two glasses as a memento; Pre-dinner glass of Sussex sparkling wine each; Three course dinner at Ockenden Manor; One night's accommodation with full English and continental breakfast, and full use of the award-winning spa and heated pools.

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