Group visits at Godinton House & GardensGroup visits at Godinton House & GardensGroup visits at Godinton House & Gardens

Groups are very welcome at Godinton and can either enjoy the House & Gardens or just the Gardens.

The house is available for group bookings of 12 or more Monday to Thursday.
The tour of this fascinating house takes approximately one hour with one of our enthusiastic and informative guides. If your party consists of more than 15 people it will be necessary to divide you into smaller groups for the tour, this will however be arranged on arrival by our guides.

In the garden a guided tour can be arranged with our head gardener Vivien Hunt for a small additional fee or the beautiful twelve acres of formal and informal gardens can be enjoyed at your leisure.

During your visit to Godinton you may wish to have some refreshments, these can be pre-booked with our tearooms, from coffee and biscuits, to a wholesome ploughman's lunch or our delicious homemade cakes and cream teas.

Morning Coffee & Biscuits £2.00
Afternoon Tea & Cakes £3.50
Cream Tea £4.75
Sandwich Lunch £7.00
Ploughman's Lunch
(Cheese, Ham or Pate)

You may picnic in the grassy paddock area beside the car park, or you can enjoy your picnic in the garden by prior arrangement.

We look forward to welcoming you and your group to Godinton.


Godinton House & Gardens & The Chapel Down Winery

At 10.30am you will arrive at the historic Godinton House & Gardens, enjoy a cup of coffee prior to a fascinating guided tour of this ancient house. After a light lunch (additional cost, see below) explore the twelve acres of beautiful formal and informal gardens before departing at 2.30pm.

On arrival at Chapel Down you will be escorted by one of the knowledgeable guides on a tour of the vineyards and winery followed by a wine tasting. After the tour browse in the Wine and Fine Food store before enjoying coffee and biscuits in the Bistro. Finally rejoin your coach after what will have been a truly enjoyable and memorable day in the Kent countryside.

Prices for tours:
15+ Price on application

Lunches at Godinton must be pre-booked

Sandwich Lunch £7.00
Ploughman's Lunch
(Cheese, Ham or Pate)

This tour is available from Easter to the beginning of October.
Monday - Thursday only.

For more information about the Chapel Down Winery please visit their website at

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