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We were a party of 4 with a little one. Perfect for an afternoon stroll followed by tea in the tea... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
London, United Kingdom
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The walled garden was average but the extensive grounds are beautifully laid out and maintained... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
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Discover a Jacobean house with a Medieval hall and lose yourself in the incredibly beautiful gardens and ancient parkland. Fabulous events and workshop programme throughout the year. Gardens open daily: 1st March- 1st November 1pm-6pm Guided House...more
Godinton House Godinton Park Godinton Lane, Ashford TN23 3BP, England
+44 1233 643854
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We were a party of 4 with a little one. Perfect for an afternoon stroll followed by tea in the tea room. Has a £5 per person entry fee though.

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The walled garden was average but the extensive grounds are beautifully laid out and maintained. There is a small Italian garden and there is also a large sunken rectangular pond which is very relaxing. The house is absolutely stunning. I have never seen such carved...More

Thank David D
Reviewed 1 week ago

Opens at 1pm and from obtaining tickets to the tour of the house and then extensive walks around the gardens and ponds made this a really enjoyable afternoon. The guides that took us for a tour of the house were clearly up to speed with...More

Thank Mark R
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Enjoyed looking round the beautiful gardens which was a real treat for my mum. Sat by one of the ponds for a while which was really peaceful. Before we came away, we paid the tea room a visit and had an excellent cream tea with...More

Thank Heather S
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Did not offer any vegan cakes or toasted teacake. Good for vegetarians though. Did not offer soya milk for a hot drink. Easiest option you could offer would be vegan toasted teacake with jam as one option.

Thank Tortoiseshellcat1
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Great house tour and delightful gardens - plus excelleent cream tea ............ what more could anyone want?

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

A good visit with family. Their was a children's treasure hunt and activity day on which we enjoyed. The cafe is very good and the house tour is very interesting.

Thank Ben A
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Plenty to see even just visiting the gardens with themed visits it was sculptures when I visited and all sorts of plants shrubs and trees Friendly staff nice cafe very nice day out

Thank Phillip B
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Superb Jacobean house and gardens Visit regularly and recently visited and saw the pantaloons doing their show on a Saturday night The show was superb and highly entertaining I don't think I have laughed so much in z while especially when the actors managed to...More

Thank S64selim
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Godinton House & gardens are privately owned, but open to the public through the very hard work of a dedicated group of voluntary workers who support the small team of paid staff. In visiting you get the sense of intimacy of a home with the...More

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