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The Chapel Down Winery



Tenterden Vineyard, Small Hythe, Tenterden, KENT, TN30 7NG

Tel: +44 01580 766111

The Chapel Down Winery


The Chapel Down Winery is home to the largest producer of English Wines. Visitors can visit our new Wine and Food Store where they will find the best Kentish and English food and drink, including our range of award-winning still and sparkling wines. Upstairs in the Bistro you will be treated to a selection of modern and traditional English cuisine. Visitors can enjoy anything from a full meal to a glass of wine. On warmer days we encourage you to sit out on the sun terrace which overlooks the beautiful Kentish countryside. Guided tours of the vineyard and winery are available from March to October plus tasting and vineyard walks all year round.



  • Guide Dogs Permitted - Not in restaurant
  • Ramp/Level Access
  • Toilets for Disabled Visitors


  • On-Site cafe/restaurant - The Chapel Down Bistro serves morning coffee, lunch and teas. Locally sourced and freshly made food served in beautiful setting. Restaurant/function room seats 80 max.
  • Picnic Site

Establishment Features

  • Toilets

Payment Methods

  • Delta accepted
  • Groups Accepted - Essential to prebook.None.
  • Maestro Accepted
  • MasterCard accepted
  • Max group size - 100
  • Min group size - 10
  • Solo accepted
  • Visa accepted

Tours and Demonstrations

  • Guided Tours Available for Groups


Map & Directions

Road Directions

Nearest major road is A28. From the A28 in Tenterden, follow the B2082 towards Rye for 2.5 miles to Small Hythe. The vineyard is on the right.

Public Transport Directions

Nearest station is Headcorn. Taxi from station or bus to Tenterden changing buses for the winery.


  • Tourism South East Award -13/14 Silver Award - Beautiful South Awards for Excellence 13/14 Silver Award - Beautiful South Awards for Excellence 2013
  • 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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