The Bell is a quirky hotel and pub in the heart of Ticehurst, East Sussex.

Warm and comfortable, it is the kind of place where long evenings begin; where they end is never certain.

All are welcome from near or far
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Food glorious food

We cherish the rich and varied bounty that each season brings and serve it on a plate.

The Bell is Closed



Life after Covid-19 is hard to fathom but we hope to be able to reconnect people in this special place as soon as we safely can.

The crisis challenges our friends, colleagues and families but we will still be here, different for a while, stronger in the long term.

Sleep talking

Seven trees with attached bedrooms.
Three extraordinary lodges and a Love Nest.

We do

As you might imagine, we're no ordinary wedding venue.

Change is afoot...

We are currently undergoing an extension to and refurbishment of our function rooms.

Dog friendly

Muddy paws and wet noses always welcome. Dog friendly breaks and packages available. Please bring a human.





Bit of a do

We’re keen on a bit of a do and have some memorable places to celebrate.

A place to meet

Board meetings, Mother's meeting
or a gathering of world leaders.


We want to celebrate produce from in and around Ticehurst village in all its glory.

On our doorstep

There are many wonderful things to see and do in and around Ticehurst.

"It's been a good year!"

We're delighted to have won a number of prestigious awards and accolades over the last year.


People love The Bell, don’t just take our word for it, read what our customers and the press say.