Free WiFi

$300.00           Half  Day Hire (no food $250.00)                                         

$550.00           Full Day Hire                                       

$50.00 hour     Full Hire all Downstairs   

$35.00 hour     Function Room only

$25.00 hour     Panel Room only


               ADDITIONAL ITEMS FOR HIRE     

$50.00            Projector

$25.00            Speakers & Microphone

$25.00            White board & pens 


$12.00 each   Large White table cloth (trestle tables)

$7.00 each     Small White table cloth (round tables) 

$100.00         Crockery & Cutlery (70 place setting)

                      Hireage includes 100 chairs, 8 trestle tables, 10 round tables (not to be taken outside please) 



Thank you very much for choosing Duart House for your Conference or function. 

The following, are the conditions you agree to:

Please love & respect our listed Historic Building. We do! 

Hygiene Regulations & cleaning requirements after use. (Please see manual provided in kitchen) 

Specific rules: SORRY, but the following are Not Negotiable! No smoking in the house or on verandas. No naked flameor candles. (The fireplaces are old and are now purely ornamental) 

All furniture to stay inside, chairs stacked 6 high in the storage room, with tables. Please note: any damage to fittings, 

fixtures, furniture or building you will be liable for.

Please do not touch the George Thompson Prichard Paintings (They are all individually alarmed)  If an alarm is activated a call out fee will be charged and will be in cured by the hirer  Functions must close by 10pm The car park & grounds MUST be vacated by 10.30pm sharp. (Hastings District Council requirement in consideration of our neighbours)

Health & Safety: Your safety & that of your guests is paramount, please heed all notices &  observations made by the

caretaker. Including the location of the First Aid Box & Fire Extinguishers.Please complete Health & Safety form as necessary. We are not a fully commercial entity, rather a charity run by volunteers. Your cooperation is appreciated.

Return the key to our caretaker & hand in the health & safety form if one was needed to be filled out. Your patronage has been very much appreciated.

Please tell us if anything has not met your expectation: Contact House Committee

Duart House & Gardens make a delightful boutique venue for small conferences & workshops of all kinds. If you would like a charming location for your conference or function please contact us for further details. Duart House & Gardens provide outstanding opportunities for photography. In Spring & Summer the garden is a blaze of colourful roses & other flowers & many impressive trees. The circular driveway & imposing facade of the house make a wonderful backdrop for photographs.

We have on-site car parking for 20+ cars.