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Booking direct via our website guarantees you exclusive benefits, including;

- Our Best Available Rate

- A Complimentary Glass of Wine on arrival

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Experience memorable eating and drinking in the Countryside at the Retreat

The Retreat experience is all about enjoying exceptional food and drink. We have two stunning restaurants, the 1772 Brasserie and Yu, pan-Asian Restaurant, as well as a number of fabulous spaces for private parties.

To avoid disappointment, pre-booking is recommended. Book online here, call 01635 800520 or e-mail

For bookings of 10 or more, please e-mail 

The only thing I
like better than talking
about food
is eating. John Walters
Illustration of a lion smoking a cigar

With a timeless environment and an exquisite menu, 1772 is the place to enjoy good times and exceptional food with friends and family. 

Yu, meaning sharing in Japanese, is our very special pan-Asian fine-dining restaurant. Open for dinner Wednesday to Saturday.  

Afternoon Tea at the Retreat is an experience not to be missed. Served in the gorgeous Orangery or Atlas Room. Available from 12 noon to 5pm Monday to Sunday.

We have a choice of characterful private dining rooms, for smaller dining parties up to larger gatherings of 80 guests. 

Our retail and relaxing space for everyone to enjoy consisting of a bakery, coffee house, hair and nail salon, wine cellar and monthly farmers' market. There's also live music every Saturday from 5-7pm - everyone welcome!