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Bedgebury National Pinetum & Forest

Bedgebury Road, Goudhurst, Kent, TN17 2SJ

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Bedgebury National Pinetum & Forest

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Open every day, Bedgebury is the perfect place for cyclng, walking, riding and playing in a spectacular world of trees.

The National Pinetum is a world-class collection of dramatic conifers and a beautiful setting for a country walk in all seasons. The two thousand-acre Bedgebury Forest offers miles of family cycling, mountain-biking, riding, walking and adventure play for all ages and abilities.

The Visitor Centre has cycle hire, refreshments and showers. As a location for healthy outdoor activity in a beautiful setting, Bedgebury is in a class of its own.

Find out more in this blog post: An Autumn Walk at Bedgebury Pinetum and Forest.

 

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vehicle admission fee applies

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4.5 of 5 stars
  • Certificate of Excellence 2019
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Recent Reviews:

  • Pepperpot1976
    Kent, UK
    Trip Type:
    Family
    Good display but very crowded
    4 of 5 stars
    Tuesday, 7th January 2020
    We enjoyed the lights but the experience would've been better with fewer people. We felt if we wanted to stop and take photos we were holding others up behind us. There were lots of very young, noisy... Read full review
  • tracynorthcat
    Trip Type:
    Family
    Fun
    4 of 5 stars
    Tuesday, 7th January 2020
    We visited the Bedgebury Christmas lights on a wet windy evening which maybe slightly spoilt the attraction. There was plenty of lights and scenes to see. There was also a fire pit where you could... Read full review
  • HayleyO_13
    Dartford, United Kingdom
    Trip Type:
    Family
    Beautiful Christmas light display in the forest
    4 of 5 stars
    Saturday, 11th January 2020
    We visited Bedgebury with 2 Children and my elderly father in law. We all had a wonderfully festive time and really enjoyed the light displays during our forest walk. It was very well presented... 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

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
  • In town/city centre

Specialist Features

  • Cyclists welcome
  • Family Fun

Opening Times

2020 (1 Jan 2020 - 31 Dec 2020)

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

Awards

  • Visit England Awards -VisitEngland Visitor Attraction - Welcome 2017 VisitEngland Visitor Attraction - Welcome 2017 2018
  • Regional and Miscellaneous -Tourism South East Member 2019 Tourism South East Member 2019 2019

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