Facilities to hire

Set in magical gardens on the edge of the Ashdown Forest, Emerson College is an independent adult learning centre, open throughout the year. If offers a wide range of meeting rooms that can be let by the hour, day, or year. Emerson can provide overnight accommodation with meals. Camping facilities are also available.

Simplicity, tranquility and outstanding natural beauty make Emerson a unique venue for all types of events, including conferences, functions and retreats.

Emerson offers:

▪Various sized meeting rooms, large conference hall with stage and concert facilities. Details are listed below.

▪An hour’s train journey from Central London and 30 minutes from Gatwick airport

▪Characterful Grade II listed country house and beautiful grounds

▪Overnight accommodation


▪Organic meals

▪Ample parking

▪Easy reach of the Ashdown Forest


Download our price list and information pack by clicking on the links: 

Price List

Information Pack

Terms and Conditions


For more information or to arrange a conversation or tour please contact Leticia Armengod, Events Manager or Yvette Dellsperger, Director on This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. or by telephone on +44 (0)1342 822238.




Ruskin Hall


Ruskin Hall








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Education Room









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Eurythmy Room









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Common Room









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