Enjoy a guided tour of our vineyards and winery where you learn about the English grape harvest and the intricate Traditional Method of English sparkling wine. Our tour concludes with a tutored wine tasting of our award-winning range of sparkling and still wines.

Our Winery Shop stocks our full range of wines and spirits, including some ‘cellar door’ exclusives, which are available to sample from our tasting bar. As well as a deli counter featuring locally produced cheese and charcuterie, and an array of gift hampers, accessories and glassware. 

Our shop is open daily from 10am until 5pm.

We offer a range of winery experiences, from a guided tour and three course lunch to a wine tastings amongst the vines. These are perfect gifts for wine lovers or for indulging yourself. 

The Swan Restaurant is a two AA Rosette and Michelin Bib Gourmand restaurant specialising in modern British cuisine and locally sourced seasonable produce.

The 80-cover restaurant boasts a private dining Chef’s Table and outdoor terrace with spectacular views across the county. Visit The Swan website for the latest menus, opening hours and events.

The Swan is currently closed on Mondays and Tuesdays.

Looking for somewhere to stay and explore Kent, The Garden Of England? Whilst we currently don't offer onsite accommodation, our team can advise you on various options in the surrounding area of Tenterden, Rye and Ashford.

Celebrating with Chapel Wine Sparkling Wines in Kent


Chapel Down is located in the beautiful Kent countryside, close to the picturesque market town of Tenterden, 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.


Chapel Down is nestled in the village of Small Hythe, just outside the stunning market town of Tenterden in Kent. Our facilities are best accessed by car or, if arriving via public transport, within easy reach via taxi. For more information on how to find us, please visit the Contact Us page.

Preparing for your Visit

If you would like to discuss your visit or have any queries, please contact a member of our tourism team who will be pleased to help.

Chapel Down Leaflet- Find out more about us

Vineyard Trail Map- Explore our vineyards and herb garden

New for 2023 - Vine to Wine
29 Nov 2022

New for 2023 - Vine to Wine

As the perfect gift for wine lovers, our new Vine to Wine package allows you to lease a number of our Bacchus vines at our winery estate in Tenterden, Kent.   Taking you from grape to glass, Vine to Wine is our most personalised offering. From participating in the grape harvest to receiving a case of custom-labelled wine, the package includes: