Our popular festive afternoon tea returns this year. Available daily from 2.45pm to 6.00pm in the Great Hall and Lounges between Sunday 1st December - Sunday 22nd December and Friday 27th December - Sunday 29th December.

Monday -Thursday
£28.00 per adult
£37.00 to include Champagne

Friday - Sunday
£31.00 per adult
£39.50 to include Champagne

Children’s Afternoon Tea
£15.50 per child


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 & Cream Cheese


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


Spiced Apple & Cranberry Sausage Roll


Freshly made Traditional Tea Pastries to share from a Festive Selection including:

Cranberry & Cream Mount Blanc Chocolate Cup, Redcurrant Macaroon, Mince Meat & Almond Jalousie

To book please contact our reservations team on 01323 412345 and for more festive information in the Grand Hotel's Christmas & New Year brochure, please click here