Garden events

During recent years Goodnestone has been the setting for a number of spectacular events, including fireworks in aid of charity, opera, and various concerts classical, jazz and rock. There are usually two to three plant sales each year, with renowned Kent nurseries taking part.

2017 Events

Open for the National Garden Scheme on:
Sunday 12th February
Sunday 26th March
Saturday 27th May
Sunday 1st October

Unless otherwise stated all enquiries 01304 840107 or

Telephone 01304 840107

Please find below our 2017 information

Gardens open on the following dates:

Sunday 12th: Snowdrop Day in aid of the NGS from 12 - 4

Sunday 26th: in aid of NGS from 12 - 5

April - September:
Sunday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Bank Holidays from 11 - 5. The tea room is open May - August on garden open days

Open for the NGS on Saturday 27th May from 12 - 5

Sunday 1st - in aid of NGS from 12 - 4


Following a period of extensive refurbishment, we are very pleased to announce that the Mansion is now available to let. For further details please, click here or ring 01227 806987.

Walk in Jane Austen's Footsteps and follow the newly reinstated 18th century Serpentine Walk. To find out more, click here