If you are planning a special celebration such as a birthday or anniversary, family gathering, dinner party with friends or private reception for work colleagues, our state rooms offer the perfect venue for a memorable occasion. Host your guests in rooms showcasing a rich arts history, exuding character and ambiance.
Rooms can accommodate up to 100 guests depending on the type of event.
Enjoy a real sense of occasion in our grand State Rooms, with oppulent décor showcasing a rich arts history.
Celebrate the festive season with a party, lunch or dinner for family, friends or work colleagues at West Dean College of Arts and Conservation. Tempting menus start from £37.50pp with an emphasis on tradition and locally sourced produce with seasonal vegetables from West Dean Gardens.View the menu
The largest of three interconnecting rooms, linked with the Old Dining Room and Music Room. It offers opulent Edwardian décor, book lined walls and a splendid early 18th century tapestry panel. This room is perfect for larger receptions.
An intimate yet airy space for receptions and dinners, with a fascinating mix of traditional and surreal artwork. The Music Room is at the centre of the three interconnecting rooms.
This elegant and impressive room boasts a large Victorian dining table, Dutch floral marquetry chairs and artworks. An ideal space for dinner parties and fine dining.