The sitting room

Am totally in love with this place. The presence of God was palpable. - Robert

A place of beauty

Such a warm and peaceful atmosphere. You feel welcome and at home as soon as you enter through the front door. Thank you for helping me relax and know Peace. - Michelle

Art Room external

Thank you! This place is a God given treasure. - Naomi

Guests relaxing

Very welcoming place....attentive, friendly and a good balance between being "on hand" and respectful of solitude and space. I will be coming back! - Peter

Art Room2

This is a wonderful place to come to be refreshed spiritually, emotionally, mentally and physically. I highly recommend it. - Peter

A place for contemplation

The main lounge at Penhurst is amazing as is the small library. Chris- you were great! Thanks to the rest of the team - a really good retreat. -

A welcome awaits

Thank you for another lovely stay. I really liked the new art room. I could see lots of changes and improvements since I was here last...perhaps three years ago. -

One of the bedrooms

.....Loved the eco friendly and fairtrade focus. -

Classic view of the Centre

Nothing was too much trouble for you. Bless you all for that! The food was wonderful! - Becky

Happy visitors by Jay Ashworth

A perfect place for a retreat. - Sara


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.


Can you make a 24hr retreat 26-27 Feb?

Do you like to recycle, revamp, restore....

Come and try our art room

Enjoy sitting inside and being inspired by...

Feeling creative?

If so don't miss the following ...

It came out so it WILL go back in!

The old Broomhall sofa has finally had a facelift...

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