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Where to stay

Plan your visit by exploring B&Bs, guest houses and hotels near Glyndebourne.

Places to stay listed by distance from Glyndebourne

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Hotels and B&Bs

Blue Door Barns

Blue Door Barns is a cluster of beautifully converted barns around a magical courtyard offering a mix of luxury B&B and/or self catering accommodation to guests. Choose from fully equipped barns with everything you’ll need to cater during your stay, or well appointed double rooms and en suites which come with breakfast delivered to your door each morning. We accept one night stays Sun to Thursday and also weekend stays and are 5 minutes from Glyndebourne by car or taxi. Dog friendly.

Beddingham, East Sussex


A self contained garden room with king size double bed and ensuite shower room, close to Glyndebourne Opera House, for up to two people.

Firle, East Sussex

Bramble Barn

Converted barn situated within 2 acres of downland in Southerham (Glyndebourne 3 miles).We offer 3 rooms:-2 doubles and a twin.

Lewes, East Sussex


‘If the AA awarded a Platinum award, Broadacres would Achieve it’ – AA Inspector November 2019

Broadacres is a large country house with parts dating back to the 17th century, set amongst 18 acres of private, tranquil land. An AA 5 Star Gold property which has also gained both breakfast and dinner awards, it boasts a suite of beautifully appointed luxurious rooms with bespoke picnics and private transportation to and from Glyndebourne, which is a mere 8 minutes away. Phone Jo: 07568 083616

Laughton, East Sussex


A beautiful listed Georgian house set in five acres of land with a superb 18th century walled garden. Two double rooms, one ensuite the other with a private shower room.

Barcombe, East Sussex

Eckington Manor

Queen Anne House in quiet downland village with private parking. Four double rooms all en suite. Delicious breakfast included. Heated swimming pool and lovely garden. 15 minutes from Glyndebourne. No Smoking. No pets. Contact: 01323 811400

Ripe, East Sussex


Old Whyly is an elegant 18th Century listed manor house set a lovely garden and park with a pool and wisteria covered pool house. There is also a tennis court. The house offers beautiful accommodation filled with antique furniture and pictures with the opportunity to dine and experience outstanding food. We offer delicious picnics as well. Glyndebourne is only 15 minutes away.

East Hoathly, East Sussex

The Byre

A luxury retreat nestled in the serene and picturesque South Downs National Park. Near to Glyndebourne and the charming village of Alfriston, The Byre offers convenient access to cultural attractions while providing a peaceful retreat in nature. The Byre is a 13th century Sussex flint barn which sleep up to four guests. The blend of historical features and luxurious elegance offers a completely unique experience. The Byre is an idyllic destination for those seeking a luxurious and peaceful stay.

Milton Street, Alfriston

The Long Man Inn

The Long Man Inn is a welcoming independent Edwardian pub with four overnight guest rooms in the historic village of Wilmington, just under eight miles from Glyndebourne. Although small, we believe we are perfectly formed to offer comfortable and cosy hospitality and accommodation. Breakfast, morning coffee, lunch, afternoon treats and dinner can all be enjoyed in the bar and dining area throughout the day, along with an eclectic and interesting selection of local wines, ales and soft drinks.

Wilmington, East Sussex

Wingrove House

Nestled in the picturesque village of Alfriston, in the heart of the South Downs, this 19th-century country house features roaring log fires, 16 individually-styled guest rooms with exposed wooden beams, New Orleans style balconies and modern bathrooms. The restaurant and walled garden terrace are open daily, offering seasonal lunch, afternoon tea & dinner menus, showcasing the best Sussex produce. Located just 8 miles from Glyndebourne.

Alfriston, East Sussex

Riverdale House

Victorian house, recently refurbished, in a peaceful location, with views of the Cuckmere Valley, all rooms en-suite, guest parking and garden. Tel:01323 871038

Alfriston, East Sussex

The Jolly Sportsman

Just under 10 miles from Glyndebourne, The Jolly Sportsman is an idyllic pub nestled at the foot of the South Downs National Park with four delightful rooms. A hidden gem, it’s the perfect place to relax and enjoy good local food and wine whilst enjoying the delights of Glyndebourne.

All rooms have comfortable super king-size beds with Egyptian cotton linen and towels, quality mattresses, and luxurious en-suite bathrooms with spacious waterfall showers. Breakfast is included in the price. ​As of 1 June, we will be a 7-day-a-week establishment so we can accept room bookings throughout the week. Email:

East Chiltington, East Sussex

Buxted Park Hotel

Set in the heart of 312 acres, Buxted Park is a beautiful country hotel where Georgian styling meets modern comfort. The 2 AA Rosette restaurant boasts an exquisite menu and take your pick from a selection of bedrooms with beautiful views across the grounds. Hospitality and service is at the very heart of Buxted Park Hotel and we look forward to welcoming you to the hotel, assuring you of our very best attention.

Buxted, East Sussex

Drakes Hotel

This 4-star luxury townhouse hotel is located directly on the Brighton seafront, providing the most wonderful sea views from their front-facing guestrooms. Benefitting from either monsoon shower wet rooms and/or free-standing feature baths for long indulgent soaks, all rooms are fully air-conditioned, with waffle robes, slippers and a luxurious range of Green & Spring eco-friendly bath and body products, provided to help you unwind and pamper yourself.

 Brighton, East Sussex

The Nest – Idyllic Woodland Retreat

The Nest is a beautifully interior-designed, self-contained cottage, with a private garden and wonderful views of the woodland beyond. Ideally situated within a 30-minute drive to Glyndebourne in the Sussex village of Danehill, a High Weald Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty, on the edge of the Ashdown Forest. The award-winning Coach & Horses gastro pub is a 2 mins walk away. Sleeps 4 with a sumptuous king-size four-poster bed and double sofa bed. Find luxury and comfort with a connection to nature. VisitEngland Gold Award for excellence.

Danehill, East Sussex

The Cottage in the Garden

Detached, boutique garden cottage for two, featured in Daily Telegraph and Tatler. Romantic luxury in over four acres of private garden with stunning views. Beautiful bedroom with vast bed, ensuite bathroom, lovely living room with wood burner, highly equipped kitchen, veranda. High Weald AONB. Superfast Broadband. Picnics available. Private parking.

Rotherfield, East Sussex

Room for Two

Beautiful converted stable offering luxurious B&B accommodation for two, just 12 miles from Glyndebourne.

Rushlake Green, East Sussex

Boreham House

Boreham House is a lovely Grade II listed Georgian house, with three beautifully appointed en-suite bedrooms and offering award-winning breakfasts.

Boreham Street, East Sussex

Ashdown Park Hotel and Country Club

Ashdown Park Hotel and Country Club sits proudly within 186 acres of the Ashdown Forest in East Sussex, home of Pooh Bear. Boasting 106 bedrooms and suites, gourmet restaurant and elegant lounges it is the perfect place to relax and unwind. The extensive leisure facilities include pool, gymnasium, outdoor tennis courts, spa treatment rooms and 18-hole par 3 golf course.

Nr Forest Row, East Sussex

Ockenden Manor Hotel

A fine Elizabethan manor house set in eight acres of beautiful grounds overlooking Cuckfield Park, with 28 individually decorated rooms, outstanding spa and a delightful Restaurant serving some of the finest food in Sussex.

Ockenden Manor is situated 21 miles from Glyndebourne.

Cuckfield, West Sussex

Stream Farm

Within easy reach of Glyndebourne, a peaceful and beautifully restored 14C hall house set in acres of pasture with glorious views.

Dallington, East Sussex

Netherfield Place Farm

East Sussex Farmhouse, recently redecorated, in a secluded location at the end of a 0.4 mile long private drive near the historic market town of Battle in the heart of the High Weald AONB (Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty). The property has beautiful views over 300 acres of privately owned cattle and sheep grazing pastures, woodland and ponds.

Sleeps 11 in 5 bedrooms.

Netherfield, East Sussex

Gravetye Manor

An Elizabethan Manor in world-famous gardens, complemented by exquisite dining and luxurious, comfortable bedrooms. 40 minutes from Glyndebourne. 01342 810567.

West Hoathly, West Sussex

Companies with multiple properties


Classic Cottages have the perfect holiday home waiting for you in Sussex, ideally placed for exploring the wonders of Ashdown Forest and the South Downs. We cater for all types of breaks, weekend warriors might want to look at our romantic boltholes and we have some fabulous larger properties for the whole family. Classic Cottages are a leading holiday cottage letting agent in the South and West and with over 1300 properties we have so much choice when it comes to your self-catering holiday.

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  • Property listings are ordered by distance from Glyndebourne, except where a listing has more than one location; listings with multiple locations are shown in a separate ‘B&B groups’ section.
  • Property owners may, from time to time, decide to change, update or discontinue certain details or features of their listing.
  • Glyndebourne cannot accept responsibility for the content of the sites listed, nor can we accept responsibility arising from the inclusion of any of the establishments within this site.
  • These are paid-for listings and inclusion here does not imply a recommendation from Glyndebourne.
  • The cost of listing is non-refundable. Should Glyndebourne performances be cancelled, Glyndebourne does not accept any responsibility for any loss however incurred.

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