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The Lookout Retreat is a wedding venue located in Peacehaven in the East Sussex region of England. This private property is situated in the heart of the South Downs National Park. The six acres of land surrounding the Retreat provides ample opportunity to explore the surrounding countryside. The Lookout Retreat is ideally suited to host intimate wedding celebrations with friends and family.

Facilities and Capacity

The Lookout Retreat features a one-of-a-kind outdoor amphitheatre built into the land with seating for up to 100 people, an ideal location to exchange vows against the stunning backdrop of the National Park. As you stroll through the sprawling gardens, you and your beloved can toast to the beginning of married life together. Enjoy a delicious meal with up to 22 guests in the outdoor seating area or celebrate with a larger crowd in a marquee or bell tent overlooking the countryside. The Lookout Retreat boasts accommodation for up to 22 guests in the summer season between the main house, the view cabin, and optional glamping tents. Couples planning an intimate winter wedding can welcome up to 16 overnight guests. If exploring the landscape and basking in the incredible views is not enough entertainment, experience the atmosphere of a spa in the on-site hot tub and cold plunge pool.

Services Offered

The Lookout Retreat is proud to offer additional services to couples planning their weddings for a nominal fee. Avail of a wedding planner’s assistance in coordinating every moment of your special day; they can even help you with hiring extra bell tents or a marquee to accommodate everyone on your guest list. The Lookout Retreat’s team of catering professionals can create your dream wedding day menu upon request. Offering a wide variety of cuisine choices and serving styles, your personal wedding chef is committed to tailoring your dining experience to your preferences. Whatever the plan or guestlist for your big day, a wonderful celebration awaits you at the Lookout Retreat.

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Frequently asked questions

Venue type:

In the country
Unusual weddings
Marquees and tents
Woodland and festival
Tipis and yurts
Unique weddings

Ceremony options:

Civil ceremony licence

Dining options:

Seated meal facilities
Private catering allowed
Buffet meal facilities
In-house catering

Evening entertainment:

Marquee available
Live band facilities
Evening reception facilities
DJ facilities

Overnight accommodation:

Overnight accommodation for wedding couple
Overnight accommodation for guests

Other features:

Exclusive use
Car parking
Changing room for wedding guests
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The Lookout Retreat BN10 8AA Peacehaven (East Sussex)
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