The sitting room

What a lovely experience. The prayer meetings were fantastic! Great Facilities for disability and I will return again. - Ben

A place of beauty

Calm,peaceful and nothing is too much trouble at Penhurst. - Phylis

Art Room external

....Lovely log fire. The meals and drinks were wonderful and I particularly loved the Chapel. - Jen

Guests relaxing

I felt very ‘held’ by the depth of your collective prayer and this enabled me to relax into my retreat. Thank you so much for the work that you do for Our Lord in providing a ‘safe place’ for retreatants simply to ‘be’. This is such a valuable ministry for the family of God in today’s world. - Linda

Art Room2

I can't put into words how much better I feel. As we drove down the drive this morning my eyes were streaming with tears, just as they had been when I first walked in our bedroom last Sunday... a very special week in the caring, respectful serenity of Penhurst. My outlook on the months ahead is a lot brighter. -

A place for contemplation

Such a lovely place, food and faith. - Julia

A welcome awaits

Nothing less than perfect. Thank you. - Tony

One of the bedrooms

.....Rejuvenated. So blessed!! - Don

Classic view of the Centre

I couldn't come to the UK without visiting Penhurst again! - Janet -Sydney

Happy visitors by Jay Ashworth

I was looking for stillness and rest at Penhurst and found peace as well. - Frances


Penhurst is a small, friendly Christian Retreat Centre where a warm welcome is offered to all. We also specialise in support for mission partners, cross cultural workers and full-time Christian workers from the UK and overseas.

Situated in an area of Outstanding Natural Beauty, it is just 10 miles from the coast in the Sussex High Weald. The beauty, peace and comfort of this place create an ideal setting in which to draw closer to God and experience his love.

Comfortable full-board accommodation is available for up to 16 guests sharing 8 bedrooms including 2 ground floor en-suite rooms, one of which is fully adapted.


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