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Stunning gardens at Goodnestone Park, a unique Kent wedding venue

Visiting Us

Opening times

Manor House

Available: For exclusive hire
t: 01304 695097


What3words: For mansion and wedding parking



09.00 – 17.00
Last admission 16.00
Please pay admission by cash

on Monday and Tuesday
t: 01304 840107




Old Dairy Café

Open Wednesday to Sunday
09.00 – 17.00
t: 01304 695098





Goodnestone Park grounds: The perfect backdrop for corporate events and celebrations


Please note the grounds immediately around the manor house will be closed to garden visitors when the house is occupied (areas B, C, D and E on map – link below).  The rest of the gardens will be open.

Upcoming dates are as follows:

Saturday 22nd June
Tuesday 25th June
Friday 28th June from 2pm until reopening Monday 1st July
Saturday 6th July
Friday 12th July – Monday 22nd July
Saturday 27th July
Saturday 3rd August
Sunday 4th August
Thursday 8th – Monday 12th August
Wednesday 28th August
Saturday 31st August




Capture magical wedding photos in the breathtaking grounds of Goodnestone Park

Finding us

I am visiting:

  • The House
  • The Gardens & Old Dairy Café

Goodnestone Park House,
Goodnestone, Kent CT3 1PL

Get directions

Set in the heart of the Kent countryside, Goodnestone is under an hour by train from London (or 90 minutes by car); and under 30 minutes drive from Dover. 

Goodnestone Park House Café

Access and public transport

The only vehicular access to the gardens is through the village of Goodnestone – drive past the school, the FitzWalter Arms pub and village church and you will arrive at the car park. For satnav directions please use CT3 1PJ.

Unfortunately, it is not possible to reach the Goodnestone Park via public transport. The nearest train station is two miles away at Adisham (unstaffed).

Goodnestone Park House Café

The Old Dairy Café

Open Wednesday to Sunday
09.00 – 17.00

The Old Dairy Café and the Gift Shop are open to everyone.  For groups of 6 or more, booking for the Cafe is recommended.

t: 01304 695098

Goodnestone Park grounds: A dream setting for your Kent wedding

The House

In the future the House may be available for public visits (by appointment only).  Details will be published on an annual basis on the website. Alternatively, you can book a stay at Goodnestone Mansion.

t: 01304 695097

Stunning gardens at Goodnestone Park, a unique Kent wedding venue

The Gardens

Admission tickets to view the gardens are available from the Old Dairy Café Wednesday – Sunday.  On days when the Cafe is closed  please make use of the Honesty Box.  To fully enjoy the gardens, we would suggest you allow a couple of hours. Prices for entry are detailed below. Note that you do not need to book in advance for the gardens.
Please note the mansion is not open to the public.

t: 01304 695097


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