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Sissinghurst Castle Garden

Tunbridge Wells


Biddenden Road, Sissinghurst, Cranbrook, Kent, TN17 2AB

Tel: +44 01580 710701

Sissinghurst Castle Garden


The garden laid out by novelist Vita Sackville-West and diplomat Harold Nicolson is just as beautiful today. Visit Sissinghurst to experience their vision. Stay for a local lunch, visit the shop for perfect gifts or just relax in glorious surroundings.



  • Facilities for Visually Impaired Visitors - Guide book on tape, large print guide and braille guide
  • Toilets for Disabled Visitors


  • On-Site cafe/restaurant - Licensed Restaurant: Mon, Tue, Fri, 1100-1730, Sat, Sun, 1000-1730. Christmas opening with shop.
  • Picnic Site

Parking & Transport

  • On site parking

Payment Methods

  • Groups Accepted - Essential to prebook.

Provider Preferences

  • In countryside


Map & Directions

Road Directions

2 miles north east of Cranbrook on A262, 1 mile east of Sissinghurst village.

Public Transport Directions

Special link from Staplehurst to Garden, Tuesday, Sunday and Bank Holidays only (telephone property for times) otherwise Arriva 5 Maidstone–Hawkhurst (Passing Staplehurst station) Alight Sissinghurst 1¼ mile (20 min walk)


  • Visit England Awards -Code of Practice Code of Practice 2011
  • Regional and Miscellaneous -Tourism South East Member 2018 Tourism South East Member 2018 2018

Opening Times

2019 (1 Jan 2019 - 31 Dec 2019)

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