Shorne Woods Country Park

Natural space open to all

With its eco-friendly visitor centre and restaurant, fishing lakes, trim trail and picnic and play areas – not to mention 292 acres of beautiful woodlands, wetlands and meadows to explore – Shorne Woods Country Park has everything you need to spend a day enjoying the best of Kent's countryside.

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Opens:
9am
Closes:
dusk or 9pm (whichever is earlier)
Café opening times

Park facilities at a glance

Parking (pay and display)
yes
Disabled parking
yes
Visitor centre
yes
Accessible toilets
yes
Café and refreshments
yes
Easy access trails
yes
Waymarked trails
yes
Horse riding routes
yes
Cycle routes
yes
Trim trail
yes
Tramper hire
yes
Children's play area
yes
Barbecues
no
Drone flying
no

Events and activities at Shorne Woods Country Park

Eco-friendly visitor centre

Opened in 2006, the award winning and eco-friendly visitor centre is at the heart of Shorne Woods. Constructed from local sweet chestnut wood and powered through fully renewable energy, the visitor centre is a modern addition to the country park, whilst remaining firmly rooted in Kentish tradition.

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Delicious food

Take a break for breakfast, lunch or afternoon tea in our spacious, modern café. It's the perfect space to meet up with friends or family, to warm up over a cup of coffee, or enjoy something from our range of homemade cakes, pastries and seasonal menus. There’s also an eco-friendly wood fired pizza oven too.

Find out more about the café at Shorne Woods

Parking season tickets

Get unlimited parking at all 9 Kent Country Parks when you buy a season ticket.

A stunning venue

Shorne Woods Country Park is the perfect setting for your next meeting, function or event. Surrounded by some of Kent's most beautiful countryside, the bookable Chestnut Room has everything you need to bring your events to life.

Learn more about venue hire