The sitting room

...This is an amazing place- a real rest with spiritual encouragement-It makes a difference. -

A place of beauty

I come as often as I do because everything about Penhurst is spiritually uplifting and renewing. - Bruce

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You will get an exceptional welcome and hospitality at Penhurst during your stay. The facilities are perfect for a retreat- The right balance of space and community. -

Guests relaxing

The presence and peace of God fill this place- It's a touch of heaven in this earthly place. -

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I am so glad that I found this place. - Mary

A place for contemplation

As always a wonderful welcome from all- It feels like coming home. I am so lucky to have this Spiritual resource so near to home. - Tina

A welcome awaits

A place where Heaven touches earth..... - Roddy

One of the bedrooms

A safe place ...Beautiful, peaceful and lovely fellowship. - Darren

Classic view of the Centre

Perfect timing and a perfect setting for my retreat. A real Blessing. - Helen

Happy visitors by Jay Ashworth

A superb time of relaxation, reflection and encouragement. - The men of St John's Blackheath


Penhurst is a small, friendly Christian Retreat Centre where a warm welcome is offered to everyone. 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.


What DOES True Happiness look like?

No need to have a faith to consider this question. Come along, whatever your beliefs to discover practical ways to grow.....

Training for Spiritual Directors, Ministers, Chaplains, Pastoral Supporters

An Introduction to Reflective Practice 19th October 10am - 4.30pm ......

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