Boship Lions Farm Hotel

Up to 200
45 Bedrooms
Exclusive Use
Wedding Licence
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COVID-19 Update
With Government announcing hospitality opening from 4th July we anticipate we will open from 15th July 2020 with viewings open hopefully from 15th June 2020. Please get in touch
A Country House Hotel set in 17 acres of grounds. The perfect Wedding Venue with two licensed ceremony room and capacity for 100 seated. Additional facilities include, outdoor pool & tennis court!
Pricing & Costs
Features & Capacity


Venue Type
Dining Capacity
Reception Capacity
No. of Bedrooms
Sleeps No. of People
Bridal Suite
Honeymoon Suite
Usual Access Time
07:00 AM
Usual Finish Time
12:00 PM

Food and Drink

In-House Wine List
In-house Catering
Halal Catering
Alcohol Licence


Exclusive Use
Bridal Changing Facilities
Disabled Access
Grade I/II Listed Building
On-Site Parking
Outdoor Reception Space
In-House Wedding Coordinator

Ceremony & Reception

Church Within Walking Distance
Sound System Available
Fireworks Permitted
Wedding Licence
Dancefloor Available
Confetti Permitted

Cultural Specialists

Jewish Wedding Specialist
Muslim Wedding Specialist
Asian Wedding Specialist
Full Description
Based in the East Sussex country side The Boship Lions Farm Hotel has many unique features, including a variety of wildlife, 3 lakes, and 17 acres of well maintained gardens. As well as an experienced Wedding Coordinator available throughout the day you will also be supplied with team members specially trained for weddings. With function rooms able to cater for small and intimate or much larger weddings up to 200 guests for a sit down Wedding Breakfast there's plenty of space for all of your friends and family. Our new General Manager Stuart joined the team in November 2019 and has already made sweeping changes to improve the Boship Lions Farm Hotels Wedding offerings. He has taken on-board a hugely experienced and successful local Chef who has updated all of the food offerings. He has a passion for fresh and local! The photo opportunists at the Boship are truly unique....... Be it a photo with Oscar the Ostrich or one of his pals the Alpacas! Or around our pond at night perfectly all lit up to capture that truly magical picture.

Personal Message from the Manager

Name of Wedding Contact: Stuart Burridge
First & foremost CONGRATULATIONS on your engagement!!!!!! Taking the first steps in pulling all the different parts of your wedding together can be a taunting task, I am currently doing it myself! but we are here to help. Not only are we a venue where we look after all the food, beverage, staffing and general logistics but we have a wealth of local suppliers that we can recommend to you. Thank you for thinking of us here at the Boship and please do get in touch!!


Year Business Was Established
No. of Weddings Hosted
More than 50
Public Liability Insurance
No. of People In Team
Cassie and James
Married in March 2017
March 2017
Absolutely perfect from start to finish
The day was absolutely perfect from start to finish!! So thank you ever so much!!
Lauren and Aaron
Married in October 2016
March 2017
Our wedding was a dream come true!
Our wedding was a dream come true and we couldn't have done it without the hard work from the team at Boship Lions Hotel. Our day was amazing with no problems and all fun! The food was delicious and the hospitality was warm and welcoming. We cannot thank Francesca and the rest of the team enough for all their hard work on the day and in all the months before. Thank you doesn't even begin to say how grateful we are xx
Katy and Steve
Married in September 2016
March 2017
Fabulous setting for our wedding day!
The Boship hotel was a fabulous setting for our wedding day. The staff and events coordinator were brilliant. All our guests were waited on hand and foot and honestly, nothing was too much trouble. The support we received before, after and during our event was fantastic. Thank you to each and every one of you for making our day truly beautiful.
Sara and Ricky
Married in September 2016
March 2017
We both had such an amazing day!
We both had such an amazing day! The day went so fast but we enjoyed every moment! Beautiful venue and a lot of stunning photo opportunities. We are over the moon with all our photos from our wedding day at the Boship Lions Farm Hotel. Many thanks Sara & Ricky Hedger
Sarah and Daniel
Married in August 2016
March 2017
Thank you so much!
Thank you so much you were amazing and we couldn't have done it without you. We'll leave you some reviews. Thank you again xxx
Vicky and Hamid
Married in March 2016
March 2017
Thank you again for being completely perfect!
We got married here last month and it was totally beautiful, I was treated like a princess by all the staff but especially Craig and Francesca, they made our whole day perfect and I honestly couldn't say there was a moment when they weren't there, me and my husband would not hesitate to go back we would do it in a heartbeat, so thank you for making our wedding day all the more special, the food was amazing no fault there at all and the rooms were beautiful are stay was really comfortable thank you again for being completely accommodating and perfect. ☺️
Location & Contact Details


Lower Dicker, Hailsham, East Sussex, BN27 4AT, England

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What is your No. 1 wedding planning tip for couples?

Relax & enjoy the journey, it will get stressful from time to time but don't get bogged down with that. We are here to help as much as you need us to.

Describe your venue in 5 adjectives.

Quaint, Rustic, Welcoming, Relaxing, Quality

Where’s the best photo spot at your venue?

On the bridge over the lake or with Oscar the Ostrich!

Have you had any celebrity guest or wedding at your venue?


What’s your favourite canapé?

Stilton and Grape Bites

What is your venue's most unique feature?

Variety of animals including Reah's, Emu's, Llamas, Alpacas, Sheep and Ducks

What part of your business are you most proud of?

Our Team, with out a doubt! they work tirelessly to ensure your special day is perfect!

Bridebook Benefits

Bridebook GiftFree Bottle of Champagne