Christmas In West Sussex

Christmas is the most wonderful time of the year to spend with family and friends in a picture-perfect setting – while indulging in the most decadent food and drink.

Whether you are planning your big work party, a mouth-watering feast with family or an intimate festive dinner, we are here to make this Christmas the most show-stopping one yet.

Reserve Your Space With Us

For more information and our festive menus please download our Christmas 2019 brochure. 

Please reserve your space with us over the festive period by either clicking BOOK A TABLE.

Call our friendly team on +44 (0) 1243 519 444 or email them on

Festive Celebrations

Our stunning private dining area is a beautiful countryside setting for any Christmas party to guarantee a joyous yuletide ambience for all.

Admire the stunning South Downs in our expansive private gardens and pull a cracker in our beautiful private dining space for up to 14 people.

There couldn’t be a more perfect spot for a magnificent feast with family and friends.

Christmas Party

£26.95 two courses
£29.95 three courses

Plan ahead and get a glass of fizz on arrival for any parties booked before October 31st 2019.


Christmas Day

The big day has arrived. From our passionate local suppliers to the precision of our talented chefs and warm hosting from our team, everything we do comes together to create a wonderfully memorable day.

£85 Christmas Menu

View our Christmas Day menu, priced at £85 per person

Available from midday to 4pm. Please note food is served on Christmas Day to bookings only.

Our mouth-watering menu features a choice of creative and traditional dishes, including traditional roasted turkey goose-fat-roasted potatoes, chestnut stuffing, pigs in blankets, sautéed Brussels sprouts with Parma ham, cranberry jelly and bread sauce.

All followed by and a variety of decadent desserts including The White Horse homemade Christmas pudding with brandy sauce or warm chocolate mousse.

Festive Opening Hours

DateBar OpenFood service
Christmas Eve11am – midnightMidday – 3pm then 6pm – 9pm
Christmas DayMidday – 5pmMidday – 4pm
Boxing DayMidday – 8pmMidday – 5pm
New Year’s DayMidday – lateMidday to 3pm then 6pm – 10pm
New Year’s EveMidday – 8pmMidday to 8pm

Stay with us this festive season

Whether you’re visiting us for a romantic festive retreat or a Christmas party stopover, you can look forward to a very warm welcome here at White Horse. Make West Sussex your home away from home with a stay in one of our beautiful bedrooms.

Each combines modern comfort with rustic elegance with our bed and breakfast rooms having their own individual character.

Rooms feature:

-Homemade a la carte breakfast
– Well-appointed en suite bathroom
– Luxurious Egyptian cotton bedding
– Tea/coffee making facilities

– Eco-friendly espresso machine
– Natural British Bramley bath products
– Flat-screen TV
– Premium quality cotton bathrobes

Are we fully booked?

We’d love to fit you all in but if we can’t we know some great friends of ours that might be able to squeeze you in of you book in quick…

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Dining Ts&Cs

A discretionary service charge of 10% will be added to your bill. Please be aware that all our food is prepared in a kitchen where nuts, cereals containing gluten and other allergens are present. If you have any food allergy or intolerance queries, please speak to a team member who will be happy to help. A deposit of £15 per person is required at the time of the booking and is non-refundable. Pre orders must be received 10 days prior to the date of the event.

Accommodation Ts&Cs

Valid from the 24th to the 31st of December. Includes Bed and breakfast 30 days cancellation conditions. Cancellation until 30 days before arrival date without penalties. Late cancellation or No-Show will incur a charge in full.