The Chapel Down Winery



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

Tel: +44 01580 766111

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The Chapel Down Winery


Chapel Down is England’s leading wine producer with an award-winning range of sparkling and still wines. Based in Kent, in the heart of the Garden of England, we produce wines of the highest quality and which we believe offer the best expression of England.

Chapel Down is located in the beautiful Kent countryside, and is open to visitors throughout the year. We offer a number of experiences from guided tours of the vineyard and winery, to gift experiences and the opportunity to lease your own vines. All have been designed to give our guests a relaxed insight into our vineyards and winery whilst having the opportunity to take in the stunning surroundings at our Tenterden site. We also have The Swan Wine Kitchen on site offering a delicious seasonal menu (2AA Rosette restaurant).

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Telephone: 01580 766111



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


  • On-Site cafe/restaurant - On-Site restaurant - The Swan Wine Kitchen is a place to enjoy food whilst relaxing in the countryside it inherits. Set in the vineyards of Chapel Down, enjoy the warmth of the natural surroundings with a fresh menu every season. For further information, please visit Telephone: 01580 761616 Email: Picnic benches and fresh in-store deli.
  • 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
  • Tourism South East Award -Tourism South East Member 23/24 - Bronze Tourism South East Member 23/24 - Bronze 2023

Opening Times

2023 (1 Jan 2023 - 31 Dec 2023)

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