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Address: Mote Road | Ivy Hatch, Ightham, Sevenoaks TN15 0NT, England
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+44 1732 810378
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10:30 - 17:00
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Sun - Sat 10:30 - 17:00

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We visited Ightham Mote in February. We walked round the estate which was a little treacherous in places due to snow and mud. We still had a great family day out. As National... read more

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 5 days ago
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Kent, United Kingdom
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Kent, United Kingdom
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7 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

We visited Ightham Mote in February. We walked round the estate which was a little treacherous in places due to snow and mud. We still had a great family day out. As National Trust members we've visited Ightham Mote a few times and have never been disappointed. The food in the restaurant has always been served to a good standard... More 

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2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Had a nice day out and all the staff were helpful and friendly, however I have never been served by a most rude and condescending individual. He was belittling and should not have been serving customers, I overheard other people talking about him. If you want people to recommend others to visit and enjoy a truly wonderful day, then this... More 

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IghthamMote, Manager at Ightham Mote, responded to this review

Dear Simon. Thank you for your feedback. You are not clear where you were and who displayed this behavior and on what day. If you'd like to let us know so we can follow up please do email Ightham Mote, marked confidential. Many thanks. More 

London, United Kingdom
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40 reviews
24 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Gardens are interesting and well kept. There is a lovely wooded play area for children by a babbling brook. A good National Trust shop and excellent restaurant serving lovely food. The house itself is really interesting and bigger than it first appears. Lots to see inside and the huge dog kennel in the courtyard is always popular with little children... More 

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Thank Ruth568
Sevenoaks, United Kingdom
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22 reviews
3 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 39 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

as National Trust members we often visit their properties and Ightham Mote is one of our favourites to visit when we have friends or family staying. It's easily manageable for young children and elderly. highly recommend it.

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Thank MrsBBT
Kent
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68 reviews
24 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 32 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Living not too far from Ightham Mote also being a member of The National Trust we call in to stroll around the garden and have a meal, worth the visit..

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Thank Westyhammy
Tonbridge, United Kingdom
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76 reviews
11 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Lovely house and grounds. Travelling with elderly mother in law so could not climb the steep hill, so we used the goof cart to make the shirt journey up & down the hill. The staff were very accommodating. Lunch at the cafe was delicious. The restaurant was packed, so get there early in Summer!

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Thank cazmo71
London, United Kingdom
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237 reviews
75 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 107 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 January 2017 via mobile

We have driven past this place a fair few times and we are now so glad we actually stopped and went around this place. It is a beautiful place to walk around and relax in. It has been very well kept and as there weren't very many people at the time we were there it made it even more peaceful.... More 

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Maidstone, United Kingdom
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6 reviews
3 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 January 2017 via mobile

My husband and I have lived in Kent all of our lives but had never been here. We were lucky enough to just catch the last tour of the day. It was very informative and well worth the time. We had Ted who was great. Can't wait to return when the season changes.

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Thank pratts-bananas
Greater London, United Kingdom
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7 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 January 2017

Really nice house very hands on you are incouraged to feel at home very informal one of my favourite National Trust houses

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Thank Susan E
Sevenoaks, United Kingdom
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4 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 January 2017

Have been to Ightham Mote and number of times over the last year and have found it to be very good with a range of cake as well as lunches. Good parking

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