The Bell in Ticehurst

East Sussex

Type:Restaurant with Rooms

High Street, Ticehurst, Wadhurst, East Sussex, TN5 7AS

Tel: 01580 200234

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The Bell in Ticehurst


The Bell in Ticehurst is a traditional, but wholly unique pub and hotel in the centre of the village of Ticehurst in East Sussex. There’s delicious food in the restaurant and a quirky atmosphere throughout.

There are eleven bedrooms in total. Seven are in the main building, all furnished in a traditional style and some with copper roll top baths. In the garden, there are three lodges set around a fire pit. Based on Kentish oast houses, they have a unique style all of their own. There is also the Love Nest, complete with a rooftop terrace and log burner.

The restaurant is open for lunch and dinner and offers traditional pub food, but served with a twist. Our team of chefs make full use of the local and seasonal produce that abound in the area.

The pub is a relaxing, friendly place where guests and locals can meet, perhaps to enjoy one of the locally brewed real ales on offer. In the cooler months, a roaring log fire is a welcome sight. From the pub, you can step straight into the garden where there’s plenty of space to wander and enjoy the flowers and plants.

The Bell is also a fully licensed wedding venue - you can have the ceremony here, then enjoy a meal with all your guests in either the Assembly Room or Stable.

Guide Prices

Number of Rooms / Units
Room / Unit TypeRoom / Unit Tariff*
Double Room£75.00 per person per night (room only)

*As a guide, prices are per room per night for hotels, guest houses, B&Bs and serviced apartments and per week for self-catering accommodation.

Note: Prices are a guide only and may change on a daily basis.



  • Bar
  • Cater for vegetarians - vegans
  • Restaurant
  • Serve breakfast
  • Serve lunch

Children & Infants

  • Accept children (Minimum age)
  • Food/bottle warming available
  • Highchair

Establishment Features

  • 24 hr return laundry service
  • Available for wedding receptions
  • Children aged 12yrs+ welcome
  • Children aged 5+yrs welcome
  • Conference facilities
  • Event venue
  • Garden/patio for guests' use
  • Licensed for civil marriages
  • Licensed for weddings & ceremonies
  • Open Christmas
  • Open New Year
  • Real log/coal fires
  • Wireless Internet Access

Leisure Facilities

  • Fitness facilities close by - 8 miles
  • Golf Course close by - 1 mile

Parking & Transport

  • Free parking

Payment Methods

  • American Express accepted
  • Maestro Accepted
  • MasterCard accepted
  • Visa accepted

Provider Preferences

  • In countryside

Room / Unit Features

  • Colour television in all bedrooms - Digital TV
  • Ground floor bedrooms available
  • Hairdryer in all bedrooms
  • Radio in all bedrooms
  • Tea & coffee making facilities in all bedrooms
  • Telephone in all bedrooms

Specialist Features

  • Marketed as gay friendly

Travel & Trade

  • Packed lunches available


Map & Directions

Road Directions

Both Stonegate and Wadhurst stations are on the main railway line in to London and at five miles away are equidistant from the Bell. There are also regular buses to and from Hastings and Tunbridge Wells.

Public Transport Directions

From the A21, take the B2087 signposted Flimwell and Ticehurst, following the road for about 1.5 miles past Dale Hill golf club. At the T junction, turn right onto Ticehurst High Street (B2099) and follow the road into the village centre. The Bell is opposite the village square.


  • Regional and Miscellaneous -Beautiful South Awards Winners 2018/19 – Gold Beautiful South Awards Winners 2018/19 – Gold 2018
  • Tourism South East Award -Tourism South East Member - Bronze Tourism South East Member - Bronze 2022

Opening Times

Open Christmas
Open New Year
2022 (1 Jan 2022 - 31 Dec 2022)

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