Hire the Linklater Pavilion

The Linklater is an inspiring venue, nestled on the edge of the nature reserve. It is fully accessible and easy to reach by public transport, cycling or on foot. We have some car parking facilities on site and the car parks in Lewes Town centre are nearby.


Upstairs in the Linklater, a series of moveable walls provide versatile arrangements of the space and we can offer:


  • The whole of the upstairs space, accommodating up to 120 

  • The Mettyear Room, accommodating up to 40 people

  • The River Room, accommodating up to 30 people

  • The Winterbourne Room, accommodating up to 10 people


Facilities we offer are:

  • Free WiFi access

  • Digital projector

  • Access to the kitchen, including use of crockery and cutlery

  • Full disabled access


For an additional charge we can offer:

  • Tea, coffee and biscuits

  • A  guided tour of the building and nature reserve

Cost of hire


Please contact us to discuss your requirements and the cost of hiring space at the Linklater. We have preferential rates for not for profit organisations and for groups whose work meets our objectives around sustainability and environmental engagement.

Linklater Pavilion Terms of Use

The Mettyear Room in use

A view of upstairs space at the Linklater Pavilion

Linklater Pavilion, Railway Ln, Lewes BN7 2FG

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