152-154 Tonbridge Rd, Hildenborough, TN11 9HW     01732 667500     Parking
Our Place is your Space

Café 1809 Hildenborough is a high tech venue with an urban chic feel, available to hire for your business and personal events. The impressive cafe and pavilion areas on the ground floor are versatile and can be themed to your requirements. On the first floor, we have a meeting room, a beauty room for therapists and a fab function room for multiple uses

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Day to day Cafe 1809 Hildenborough is a warm bustling environment catering for everyone. From the early morning coffee lovers, parents visiting with their children to the cyclists who love the pavilion.

But we also know how to host great events! From networking events to birthdays, we can transform the environment suited to you.

Whether you require food from our menu or something a little different, such as canapes, we are sure to make it a special experience.

We also stock alcoholic beverages from the beautiful Chapel Down Rose Brut to their Curious Brew.


  • Screens, located in both the cafe and pavilion – Input via Apple TV, Blue-ray or HDMI
  • Surround sound system
cafe pavilion

The function room is a very bright and airy room located on the first floor at Cafe 1809. This room is versatile and can be hired for a number of uses including:

  • Meetings and conferences – From board room set up to conferences this space is very flexible.
    The hire cost for this room is £15 per hour plus VAT. Rates can be discussed upon enquiry.
  • Classes – We host everything from baby and toddler groups to fitness classes
  • Birthday parties – The function room is a great space for a birthday party
    We provide tailored packages for you or your child’s parties. This can include hire of films to watch on our cinema screen. Use of facilities including, popcorn machine, chocolate fountain and more.
    Food and drink requirements can be discussed including alcoholic drinks for the adults.


  • Cinema Screen (Projected) – Input via Apple TV, Blue-ray or HDMI
  • Surround sound system, including subwoofer that gives an extra dimension to the audio experience
function room

The meeting room located on the first floor of Cafe 1809 Hildenborough is the perfect space to hold small meetings of up to 6 people.

The room is very bright and airy, looking directly out on to the terrace.


  • Access to unlimited fibre optic broadband
  • Flipchart (upon request)
  • Use of the screen to display your presentations

Upon request we can also provide refreshments and menu items directly to your room.

The cost to hire this room is £12 per hour plus VAT.

meeting room

Are you a therapist and looking for a relaxing space to bring your clients? The beauty room may be the perfect solution.

The beauty room is located on the first floor at Cafe 1809 Hildenborough.

When we were creating the beauty room, we wanted to make sure it felt stylish and elegant so that as soon as you walk in you feel completely relaxed… with some scented candles burning, we hope to have created this environment.

The room can be hired out for individual appointments or on a ongoing basis subject to availability.


  • Fresh Towels
  • Massage Table
  • Basin
  • Surround sound system
beauty room
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