Venue Hire

Do you have a special event coming up this year?

Set in the hills above the historic town of Hastings and surrounded by beautiful scenic country parkland, The Retreat offers excellent family friendly facilities in a relaxed and comfortable environment.

The Retreat @ Barley Lane can provide the perfect venue for your event. Whether it’s your birthday, wedding reception, celebrating an anniversary, or saying goodbye to a loved one, our versatile venue can cater for any budget from an extravagant party atmosphere to a smaller more intimate get together.

  • Charming venue
  • Fully licensed bar
  • Restaurant facility
  • Buffet menu available on request
  • 200 person maximum capacity
  • Can accommodate business meetings, team building training days and courses
  • Wakes are handled with sensitivity


Call us on 01424 423 583, or email and we will be happy to discuss the requirements for your event. Alternatively, pop up to The Retreat and have a coffee with us so you can see for yourself what we have to offer.