Biddenden Vineyards And Cider Works

A Working Vineyard Offering Tours And Tastings To The General Public

Our tourism features have been developed and shaped by user feedback over the last ten years, if you have visited Biddenden Vineyard we'd welcome your comments. Biddenden produces; red, white, rose and sparkling wine from nearly a dozen varieties of grapes.

Visitors are welcome throughout the year. Our coffee shop is open daily and there are marked walks around the vineyard for customers to wander at their leisure.  Please note that on occasions the vineyard walks may be closed for essential spraying during the summer & harvest.

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About The Vineyards

This is an attraction where you can sample some authentic Kentish wine (or cider), Biddenden is Kent's oldest commercial vineyard and cider press? There are over 20 acres of vineyards to ramble through, cider presses, the winery and a tasting room, entry to these is free. A coffee shop is open daily. The closest train station is Headcorn, and on site parking is available. The Vineyards and Cider works, offer guided tours at a small cost for minimum of 15 people, and a meal can be included. In conjunction with other local attractions day trips have been organised including The Romney Hythe and Dymchurch Railway and Bewl Water Cruises.

Admission and tastings are FREE

Visitors are welcome to stroll around the 22 acres of vines, set in the beautiful Kentish Countryside. See the presses and bottling line in the Winery then visit our Tasting Room to sample our wines, ciders and apple juice.


The Vineyard hold a regular programme of events as well as attending fairs and markets around the county.

The Christmas Shop opens in early November and continues to Christmas Eve, the guided tour programme will continue in 2013, see the website for the latest details. 2013 sees public opening over the whole four days. There will also be free admission (donations to charity will be welcome) to the attraction for the 'Taste the Best of Produced in Kent' on Sunday 9th June.

Opening times:

  • Mon - Sat 10am - 17.00
  • Sunday & Bank Holidays 11.00 - 17.00
  • Closed on Sundays throughout January and February and from noon 24th December 1st January.

Biddenden Vineyards Ltd

  • Gribble Bridge Lane
    TN27 8DF
  • 01580 291726

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