Fall in Love with our Sussex Vineyard

Take time out to reconnect with your loved one in the peace and tranquillity of the Rathfinny Wine Estate. Our Vineyard is set within 600 acres of all-encompassing South Downs countryside, with a view to the iconic Seven Sisters cliffs. This is the home of Sussex Sparkling, where we grow all our grapes and craft our vintage sparkling wines. Among the winemaking activity, we offer short break packages all year round so you can stay and enjoy everything our Vineyard has to offer. With two restaurants, cosy accommodation and the finest sparkling wines you could wish for, this is the perfect location for an romantic break in Sussex.


Flint Barns Bedroom
The Flint Barns

Midweek Packages

This winter, enjoy preferential pricing on Wednesday and Thursday night packages between November 2022 – 30th March 2023. Our Escape to Sussex Package includes a taste of everything our Estate has to offer, from a three-course meal in the Flint Barns Dining Room and tour and wine tasting, to an overnight stay and breakfast. From £231 for two people.

The Hut BBQ Weekend

Explore World-Class Wines from Sussex

During your romantic weekend break, you can tour our Vineyard together for a first-hand look at how our world-class Sussex Sparkling wines are created. Our in-depth Vineyard and Winery tours walk you through the whole production process and care that goes into making our wines from grape to glass before a guided tasting at the Cellar Door. Sample our portfolio before enjoying your favourite in front of the fireplace at the Flint Barns.

Tasting Room couple

Wine & Dine in the South Downs

Experience contemporary British cuisine designed especially to be paired with our food-friendly wines. Choose from fine dining at the Tasting Room, wholesome comfort food at the Flint Barns Dining Room and takeaway food and wine from the bar at The Hut throughout your stay. Our team of dedicated chefs have put our corner of Sussex on the map as a real destination for foodies and wine lovers alike with their seasonal menus based on local produce throughout the year.

Flint Barns cosy lounge

Cosy Barn Interiors

Rathfinny Flint Barns Bedroom

En-Suite Bedooms

Tasting Room Balcony Rathfinny Wine Estate

Stunning Vineyard Setting

Woman and Dog Walking Rathfinny Trail

Dog Friendly

Wine Picnic at Rathfinny Wine Estate
Sussex Vineyard Trip From London

Plan a Special Occasion

From date nights and proposals to anniversary breaks, mini-moons and babymoons, we are here to provide the perfect setting for your romantic experience.

Couple on the Tasting Room Balcony

Anniversary Weekend Breaks at The Flint Barns

A stay at the Flint Barns is an idyllic way to spend a romantic anniversary weekend. Nestled in the Cradle Valley and three miles from the English Channel, the endless natural beauty offers a true escape from the noise of towns and cities so you can switch off and enjoy an intimate celebration. If you’re looking for some alone time, long walks and amazing food and wine, this is the perfect getaway for you.

Rathfinny Vineyard Tour

The Perfect Proposal Getaway

Looking for an unforgettable place to propose? Whether you desire a beautiful vista to paint the perfect backdrop or want to pop the question over a romantic dinner, many a match has been made on our Vineyard. Get in touch with our team so we can help you bring your vision to life.