Reuthe's The Lost Gardens Of Sevenoaks
Since opening our gates in 2018, we’ve been proud to work with a great group of local talented individuals to put on engaging events for our visitors. Our events programme includes Alpaca Treks, Farmers and Craft Markets, Christmas Woodland Santa Experience and Market, Jazz Nights, Dining Experiences, Wellness and Spa Days, Open Mic events, Mini Festivals, Fitness classes, Children’s Survival Camps, Children’s Birthday Parties ( Adult birthday parties as well for that matter!), forest bathing, craft classes and seasonal school holiday clubs. We also have a trails for Easter and Christmas which is are perfect for little ones. Check out our What’s On page for details and tickets for all our events
Our Parking, Toilets, Café, Nursery and Market areas are all fully accessible. The Gardens themselves are on a steep slope in places with natural paths, so are not fully accessible for buggies and those with limited mobility.
If you wanted to Hire the Gardens ( or part of the Gardens, please check out our Private Events page for full details of the outdoor and covered spaces we can offer)
Award-Winning Plant Nursery
We have won 28 gold medals for our rare & special plants grown in Kent & Britain. Rhododendrons and azaleas are the stars of the show at Reuthe’s, where you’ll find the best selection of these beautiful plants in the area. Whether you’re looking for something to brighten up your garden or a specimen plant to show off, Reuthe’s has something for everyone. The knowledgeable staff can help you choose the right plants for your needs and give you tips on how to care for them.
Though we’re tucked into the beautiful Kent countryside, getting to Reuthe’s is a snap. We’re a short journey from Sevenoaks and Tonbridge in Kent, and there are plenty of transport links that will easily allow you to step into The Lost Gardens of Sevenoaks, even without a car.
Sevenoaks (5 miles) and Hildenborough (6 miles) are both on the London Bridge / London Charing Cross to Hastings mainline. Sevenoaks (7 miles) is also on the Thameslink line from Bedford. Borough Green and Wrotham (3½ miles) are on the London Victoria to Ashford line. Taxi ranks / phones are available at all stations.
5 miles east of Sevenoaks on the A25 Reuthes is signposted next to the Crown Point Pub. Drive down a 300m unmade driveway to access the car park and grounds. We offer free parking at Reuthe’s except on specific event days
Go Travel 404 from Sevenoaks train station, Monday to Friday will drop off at Reuthes/Crown Point Pub in Seal Chart/Ightham (please tell driver).
Arriva 308 Sevenoaks train station to Gravesend, hourly service Monday to Saturday alight Reuthes/Crown Point Pub in Seal Chart/Ightham (please tell driver)
The roads around Ightham Mote are single carriage-way country roads with National Speed limits. The nearest cycle route is the Tonbridge to Ivy Hatch Loop (visit cycle-route.com for more details). Bike can be safely chained within Reuthe’s Estate
Location & Hours
March- October 8.30-16.30
Open all year round except Christmas Day