Afternoon tea at Basildon Park

Afternoon tea at Basildon includes homemade scones with cream and jam © David Levenson

Afternoon tea at Basildon includes homemade scones with cream and jam

'There are few hours in life more agreeable than the hour dedicated to the ceremony known as afternoon tea.' - Henry James, The Portrait of a Lady.

Afternoon tea is a great option for family events such as christenings, birthdays or anniversaries. Spend time together in beautiful surroundings enjoying a British tradition.

We can serve your friends and family a delicious afternoon tea menu including:

  • A selection of sandwiches
  • Scones with lashings of jam and cream
  • A variety of homemade cake and biscuits

'The mere chink of cups and saucers tunes the mind to happy repose.' - George Gissing, The Private Papers of Henry Ryecroft.

  • Private afternoon tea prices start at £30 per person for a minimum number of 25 people. An additional room hire fee applies depending on location.
  • Please email us or call 01189 843 040 if you're interested in booking a private event.