Welcome to the Elstead Village Website

Elstead is a beautiful village, situated in the Surrey Hills Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty between Godalming and Farnham.   We have two conservation areas in the centre of the village and are surrounded by stunning countryside, including many commons used by residents for walking, cycling and horse riding.    

Village Calendar

Find out what events are on in the village or tell us about your event.


With lots of different sports, clubs and societies, there is something for everyone.

Local Area

Beautiful countryside, lovely pubs and plenty of history to explore.

Neighbourhood Plan

Click here to review and comment on our draft Neighbourhood Plan

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Elstead Village News Magazine

Issues cost 80p and can be paid for by annual subscription or purchased from the Spar. If you would like to receive the Village News please click on the image for information on how to subscribe.

Upcoming Events

Elstead News

  • Natural England – Views & Volunteer Event

    English Nature is running some research into how people use heathlands and protected areas. As part of a local nature improvement project called “heathlands connected” English Nature would like to hear your views by answering this survey on how you use the commons - Heathlands Project Surrey Hills (snapsurveys.com). The survey is...
  • Bonfire Hill

    Elstead Parish Council understands that an offer for the purchase of the land at Bonfire Hill has been accepted by the vendor. The purchaser is someone with a long association with the village, who intends to transfer ownership of the land to a charitable trust administered by the Parish Council...
  • Coronation Celebrations

    Celebrating the Coronation On Sunday May 7th, the day after the Coronation, Elstead was proud to offer it’s older residents a Coronation Tea, and the village came together to make sure that a truly excellent time was had by all. The Hall was decorated with flags and bunting, flowers and union...
  • New Parish Councillors

    Following our annual meeting held on May 22nd, two further councillors were co-opted onto Elstead Parish Council. Both, along with our newly elected councillors were welcomed to the meeting. Elstead Parish Council now comprises; Pat Murphy (chair) Jane Jacobs (Vice Chair and Planning Chair), James Collis, Leif Davidsen, Andy Goundry,...