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What is not to like about this place, as far as gardens go it is one of the most visually stunning... read more

Reviewed 3 July 2016
Nick H
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Had a fantastic afternoon flying 4 birds Eagle Owl Harris Hawk Barn Owl and Vulture. What an... read more

Reviewed 20 June 2016
Julie N
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Doddington Place Church Lane, Doddington, Sittingbourne ME9 0BB, England
+44 1795 886101
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Reviewed 3 July 2016

What is not to like about this place, as far as gardens go it is one of the most visually stunning gardens I have ever seen. From the immaculate stripped lawns to the dramatic rock garden there are different sections of the garden for all...More

Thank Nick H
Reviewed 20 June 2016 via mobile

Had a fantastic afternoon flying 4 birds Eagle Owl Harris Hawk Barn Owl and Vulture. What an absolute joy to be so close to these magnificent birds. My Falconer was so friendly and informative. Thank you for a great day

Thank Julie N
Reviewed 21 May 2016 via mobile

This is one of our favourite places to go at the moment. We have just got a season family ticket as we are here so much. Gardens are beautiful and our little one loves exploring them. The ponds are really lovely and there are tadpoles...More

Thank Sarahjskin
Reviewed 18 May 2016

I took my two girls (5 & 7) to visit Doddington Place Gardens, which were nice generally - the gardens are nicely set out for a gentle stroll. However, I could not get the girls away from Dave the bush-craft man! He was simply excellent...More

Thank aic1066
Reviewed 12 May 2016

My friend and I were lucky today. I had misread the opening times, normally Wednesdays and Sundays, but somebody had released a faulty leaflet, so they told us, so they let us in anyway for a fiver. Started liking the place right there. Pun intended....More

Thank Wary1
Reviewed 9 May 2016 via mobile

This was our first visit to Doddington Place Gardens, and the wonderful friendly welcome we received from the lady at the ticket booth really set the scene for a fantastic visit. There is so much space in the gardens to explore, or just sit on...More

Thank Esme H
Reviewed 27 April 2016

Just go along and see the wonderful Gardens. Not an enormous area so very easy to walk but plenty to see. Also boasts a lovely café reasonably priced and lovely. Plenty of places for Children to run.

Thank Christopher E
Reviewed 22 April 2016

A wonderful garden in the heart of the Kentish countryside. Has super views and is a must visit garden. The garden is situated so that you can take in the borrowed landscape while wandering the well stocked and pretty garden. It is full of surprises...More

Thank peeneff
Reviewed 27 March 2016 via mobile

As part of the Hawking Centre Birds of Prey experience we were located at Doddington Place Gardens. A really beautiful location and scenery, lovely to walk around. Best part for those just in the gardens was that the Hawking Centre do a Birds of Prey...More

Thank Hannah C
Reviewed 27 February 2016

Lovely to have winter cheered up with a beautiful and well-kept garden with many interesting features. As well as snowdrops there were daffodils, helibores, primroses and other colourful flowers. The large trees and woodland walks would be a delight at any time of year. Arrived...More

Thank Veronica H
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The website says that dogs are allowed in leads.