Our popular festive afternoon tea returns this year. Available daily from 2.45pm to 5.30pm in the Great Hall and Lounges between Tuesday 1st December - Sunday 20th December and Sunday 27th December - Tuesday 29th December.

Monday -Thursday
£28.00 per adult
£37.00 to include a delicious glass of Champagne

Friday - Sunday
£31.00 per adult
£39.50 to include a delicious glass of Champagne

Children’s Afternoon Tea
£15.50 per child (for children under the age of 12 years when 1 full paying adult has full Afternoon Tea)


Festive Afternoon Tea makes a perfect gift for Christmas or even for a festive birthday treat. Vouchers come in a beautiful presentation sleeve ready for the lucky recipient, purchase your gift vouchers here.


The Great Hall and Lounges decked out with trees and baubles are the perfect setting for joining our classic traditions with a special Christmas twist including:

Tea Sandwich Selection in Malted Brown & Soft Grain White Breads:

Sussex Smoked Salmon with Dill
Coronation Turkey Breast 
Home cooked Ham & Honey Spiced Chutney
Cucumber and Cream Cheese


Homemade freshly baked Scones with Cinnamon Sugar Crust, Cornish Clotted Cream and English Strawberry Jam


Spiced Apple & Quince Sausage Roll


Freshly made Traditional Tea Pastries to share from a Festive Selection including:
Cranberry & Cream Mont Blanc Chocolate Cup, Redcurrant Macaroon, Mincemeat & Almond Jalousie

The Grand Junior Afternoon Tea

Choice of one sandwich from the following:

Peanut Butter and Jelly, Chocolate Spread with Banana
Strawberry Jam, Egg Mayonnaise or Cheese and Marmite

Chocolate Yule Log
Mini Mince Pie Ice Cream
Cranberry Milk Shake

If you suffer from a food allergy or intolerance, please inform a member of staff,  who will be happy to assist you when placing your order.

A discretionary 10% service charge will be added to your bill for all food and beverage services and will be shared by the entire team.

To book please contact our reservations team on 01323 412345.  

Please note the above menus are a sample.