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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
    408
  • Very Good
    191
  • Average
    43
  • Poor
    27
  • Terrible
    11

Recent Reviews:

  • Need_more_free_time
    Kent
    Trip Type:
    Family
    Relaxed walk in the sunshine
    4 of 5 stars
    Friday, 19th April 2019
    Great value for annual ticket, visit as many times as you want, admission is monitored by car registration attached to the membership. Nice cafe and bike hire available. Read full review
  • GibboL
    Maidstone, United Kingdom
    Trip Type:
    Family
    Great day out
    5 of 5 stars
    Saturday, 20th April 2019
    Third visit in 3 months, the kids and adults love it here. It’s really beautiful and the kids play trail is fantastic! Looking forward to our next visit. Parking is £15 per car but no entrance fee... Read full review
  • Jane Mary R
    Royal Tunbridge Wells, United Kingdom
    Trip Type:
    Couples
    Beautiful Park with Something for Everyone
    5 of 5 stars
    Sunday, 21st April 2019
    We imagined that a pinetum would be like a rather dull forest but nothing could be further from the truth. It is a beautiful park full of open areas criss-crossed by lovely paths. There is a wide... 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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