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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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Bedgebury is currently closed due to Covid-19 but has plenty of ideas to keep you busy at home!

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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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TripAdvisor Traveller Rating:

4.5 of 5 stars
  • Certificate of Excellence 2019
  • Excellent
    464
  • Very Good
    213
  • Average
    55
  • Poor
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Recent Reviews:

  • F8342OZgaryc
    Ashford, United Kingdom
    Trip Type:
    Family
    Good walk
    4 of 5 stars
    Monday, 24th February 2020
    Half term visit was a pleasant walk around kids zone without many children however it was good for my two who had time to run around. Good walk around although as expected very wet. Very good cafe... Read full review
  • Ken M
    Wadhurst
    Beautiful park
    5 of 5 stars
    Monday, 9th March 2020
    Visited today with friends with young children for the first time after over 30 years - and it is still as beautiful as I remembered it to be. You can go around at your own pace so you take as long... Read full review
  • Geoff H
    Cranbrook, United Kingdom
    That feeling of wellbeing
    5 of 5 stars
    Sunday, 29th March 2020
    Fortunately, it was sunny on the day we had our last walk (before the Covid 19 lockdown) in one of our favourite places, Bedgebury National Pinetum. This is a glorious place for walking and we... 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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