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Bedgebury National Pinetum & Forest

Rother

Type:Forest

Park Lane, Goudhurst, Kent, TN17 2SJ

Tel: +44 01580 879820

Bedgebury National Pinetum & Forest

About

Open all year, Bedgebury National Pinetum & Forest is the perfect place for healthy outdoor activity.

The National Pinetum is home to one of the world's leading collections of conifers and offers a beautiful setting for peaceful walks and picnics. Bedgebury Forest features miles of family cycling and mountain-biking, walking, running and horse riding, as well as Go Ape tree top adventure, and adventure play for all ages and abilities.

The Visitor Centre features a cafe, a cycle hire shop (including adapted cycles), toilets, showers, a bike wash area, information centre and a community classroom.

Vehicle admission fee applies

 

Guide Prices

vehicle admission fee applies

Facilities

Catering

  • On-Site cafe/restaurant
  • Picnic Site

Establishment Features

  • All weather attraction
  • Dogs admitted on a lead
  • Horse Riding
  • Open New Year
  • Toilets

Leisure Facilities

  • Cycle Hire

Parking & Transport

  • On site parking

Payment Methods

  • Groups Accepted

Provider Preferences

  • Forest Location

Specialist Features

  • Cyclists welcome
  • Family Fun

TripAdvisor

TripAdvisor
  • Certificate of Excellence 2018

TripAdvisor Traveller Rating:

  • Excellent
    395
  • Very Good
    187
  • Average
    41
  • Poor
    26
  • Terrible
    11

Recent Reviews:

  • ndglb03
    Tenterden, United Kingdom
    Trip Type:
    Family
    Peak season prices, low season service
    2 of 5 stars
    Tuesday, 15th January 2019
    Arrived on Sunday afternoon to find it very busy. Shocked to discover it would cost £13 to park! Granted, there is a 20 minute grace period but, having already taken some time to park, change and... Read full review
  • 634lane
    West Malling, United Kingdom
    Trip Type:
    Family
    New Year Day walk
    5 of 5 stars
    Wednesday, 16th January 2019
    Absolutely lovely liked the attractions for the children also the dog enjoyed the walk and the walks were graded Read full review
  • tanyaw262
    Trip Type:
    Family
    Perfect Christmas Experience
    5 of 5 stars
    Monday, 21st January 2019
    After reading some of the other reviews I was reluctant to book to see the Christmas lights, however I'm so glad we did. Yes the parking was rather expensive but other than that it was fantastic. I... Read full review

Map & Directions

Road Directions


Located close to the Kent/East Sussex border, approximately 2 miles north of Flimwell and within an hour's travel from London, Ashford, Hastings.  From London leave the M25 at junction 5 and join the A21 southbound towards Hastings.  Bedgebury is signposted off the A21 on the B2079.
 

Public Transport Directions


Nearest Railway Stations - Wadhurst, Tunbridge Wells, Etchingham, Staplehurst, Marden

Awards

  • Regional and Miscellaneous -Tourism South East Member 2018 Tourism South East Member 2018 2018
  • Visit England Awards -VisitEngland Visitor Attraction - Welcome 2017 VisitEngland Visitor Attraction - Welcome 2017 2018
  • Regional and Miscellaneous -Beautiful South Awards Winners 2018/19 – Gold Beautiful South Awards Winners 2018/19 – Gold 2018

Opening Times

2019 (1 Jan 2019 - 31 Dec 2019)

* Open all year. 8am till dusk (8pm in summer)

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