The Chapel Down Winery

The Chapel Down Winery is home to the largest producer of English wines.

Chapel Down are England’s leading winemaker with a mission to change the way the world thinks about English wine. Based in the Garden of England, their world class winemaking team produce award-winning sparkling wines of exceptional quality. Fresh and crisp, we invite you to raise a glass of England’s finest.

Discover their home and join them at their winery estate in Tenterden, Kent, for guided tours and experiences with their team of passionate wine experts (advance booking required). Learn the process of winemaking from grape to glass, enjoy a guided tour around the vineyards, or treat yourself to a delicious meal at their onsite restaurant.

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

Experiences range from guided tours and tutored wine tastings to lunch in the restaurant and overnight stays. All have been designed to give guests a relaxed insight into the vineyards and winery, whilst having the opportunity to take in the stunning surroundings of our Tenterden estate. Prices start at £28.00 per person and are bookable via the website.

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

Outside visitors can explore the vineyards using a vineyard trail map or relax in the Herb Garden with a glass of Chapel Down sparkling wine.

Opening Times

Open daily 10.00am to 5.00pm all year round.

Please check our website for tour bookings and restaurant availability.


At the Chapel Down winery there are dedicated disabled parking bays and an accessible toilet.
There is ramped access to the Winery shop.
The Swan restaurant is located on the first floor and is accessed via a full flight of external steps.


Member: Gold member

ATAK Trade Pass Accepted

Events at The Chapel Down Winery