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Only 50 minutes from London Victoria, 20 minutes from Brighton and surrounded by 350 acres of spectacular countryside, Great Ote Hall is a stunning historic country venue, in the heart of Sussex offering bespoke hospitality for events of any size.


Whether you are looking for a venue for your civil ceremony and wedding reception or a special occasion such as a birthday or anniversary you will be amazed by the beauty, privacy and flexibility of the house and grounds. Your wedding reception or corporate event will be an unforgettable experience for both you and your guests.

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At Great Ote Hall we can cater for practically any number of guests. Be it an intimate dinner party for 15 in the oak panel dining room or a dinner for 200 in the Ote Hall grounds.

The venue

Carola Godman Irvine has day to day responsibility for the farms and also the weddings and functions, with son Matthew as event’s organiser and charley responsible for the polo enterprise. The farm is located in the picturesque East Sussex Village of Wivelsfield, close to Hayward’s heath and the south downs.

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Estate Office, Great Ote Hall, Janes Lane, RH150SR Eastbourne (East Sussex)
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