Highley Manor
  • Crawley Lane
    West Sussex
    RH17 6LA
At Highley Manor, the only limit is your imagination! As one of the area's finest corporate entertaining, business, private event and wedding venues, Highley Manor is renowned for its flexible approach, keen attention to detail, versatile function rooms and modern conference facilities.

Corporate events, conferences, meetings, weddings, parties... the only limit is your imagination!

Set in over 7 acres of stunning Sussex countryside close to Crawley, is Highley Manor, a 19th century manor house that oozes style, charm and character. Once host to the rich and famous during the high-living 1920s, it is now a beautiful country house that is the perfect choice for a wide range of corporate and private functions: 

  • Conferences
  • Meetings
  • Networking events 
  • Training days
  • Launch parties
  • Weddings, civil ceremonies and civil partnerships
  • Anniversary parties
  • Engagement parties
  • Birthday celebrations
  • Retirement parties
  • Wakes
  • Christenings and naming ceremonies
  • Dinner parties
  • Marquee events
  • Charity and gala dinners
  • Presentations

Highley Manor's team of event organisers are highly experienced in all aspects of planning and hosting business and private functions. Whether you are planning an informal reunion or extravagant wedding; small business meeting or annual conference; you will enjoy a dedicated service that suits your individual needs and budget.

The luxury venue has 19 rooms on-site, which include 12 doubles and 7 twin doubles. Rooms are only available to event attendees, ensuring exclusive use throughout your stay.

Highley Manor is located on Crawley Lane, Balcombe and although it is surrounded by acres of countryside, enjoys easy links to the M23, A23 and A22. There is also free parking for up to 75 cars. 

To truly experience the charm and style of this historic manor house, it is highly recommended that you visit the venue; please call the team at Highley Manor on 01444 811 711 to arrange a tour of the facilities.

Corporate events at Highley Manor

Set your business apart from the crowd by hosting your corporate event at Highley Manor near Crawley.

Exclusive conference facilities, flexible rooms that can adapt to varying seating configurations, and the spectacular charm of a historic country manor. Great value day and 24 hour delegate rates are available seven days a week, which include room hire, equipment, refreshments and delicious meals prepared by the Manor's in-house chef, as well as accommodation for longer stays.

From formal interviews to larger corporate events, Highley Manor can cater for groups ranging from 10 to 100, depending on seating configurations and rooms used. Evening events using the bar area, main function room, main hall and a smaller room can comfortably hold 200 guests. Please contact the venue for further details.

From training days to presentations, the events team at Highley Manor provide unsurpassed attention to detail and a flawless service, which, complemented by the venue's historic and exclusive atmosphere, ensures that your corporate event is a success.

Weddings at Highley Manor 

When you think of your wedding day, what do you imagine? A grand country house surrounded by acres of natural beauty that is exclusively yours? Rooms with French doors opening out to landscaped grounds and spectacular views over the West Sussex countryside? Grand chandeliers and marble fireplaces? A choice of different menu options that can be tailored to your needs? Full flexibility to plan the wedding of your dreams?

Highley Manor offers all of this and so much more. A glorious mix of luxury and home-from-home comfort, the venue near Crawley hosts weddings seven days a week and has five areas to suit a wide range of party sizes, as well as the option to hold a marquee event in the country house's extensive grounds. 

You aren't tied into a set package; a member of the team will meet with you to discuss ideas, dates and budget, before creating a bespoke service that suits you. For example, if a formal wedding breakfast isn't for you, why not opt for a buffet, hog roast or barbecue? As General Manager, Vanessa Maskell comments, “The bride and groom can choose to have a wedding day that is as formal or informal as they want. The only limit is their imagination!” 

In addition to offering an exclusive service at surprisingly affordable prices, you can actually hold your wedding ceremony in the former Shelley family chapel and register your wedding in Highley Manor's evocatively named Poet's Room.

Enjoy an exclusive wedding day for less at Highley Manor!

An unforgettable wedding doesn't have to cost the earth; Highley Manor is offering a special promotion throughout November 2013 and January, February, March and November 2014 – Sunday rates apply for any day of the week. 

Your wedding, with 60 day guests and a further 40 evening guests will cost just £5553.00. This special rate includes exclusive use of the venue, a glass of Pimms for each day guest on arrival, wedding breakfast, half a bottle of wine per person during your meal, a glass of Prosecco for the toast and an evening buffet for 100 guests.

As you can expect, this offer is proving to be highly popular, so please call Highley Manor on 01444 811 711 as soon as possible to secure your chosen date.

Contact Highley Manor 

Please call the team at Highley Manor on 01444 811 711 for further details about the facilities available, to request a brochure or make an appointment to view the historic venue.

Please remember to mention The Best of Crawley when contacting local venue, Highley Manor – thank you. 

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Latest Reviews

Excellent service. An ideal venue for the wedding breakfast. Very friendly and attentive staff. Clean & comfortable rooms