Frequently Asked Questions
Goodwood House will be reopening from Monday 17 May. Afternoon Tea & Tours will return from Sunday 23 May and will open every Sunday and Monday through until October. For more information surrounding our dates, please click here.
Please let us know in advance if you are bringing any disabled guests, by contacting the Ticket Office on 01243 755055.
Goodwood always welcomes visitors and guests with disabilities. The House is fully accessible for wheelchair users, with ramp access available at the Front Entrance. All rooms open to the public are situated on the ground floor and there are no stairs to negotiate. An accessible lavatory is also available in the State Apartments.
Information sheets are available in every room to provide details on works of art where labels are inaccessible to wheelchair users. These are also available to visitors in large print on request.
Disabled visitors driving themselves are welcome to park their vehicles on either side of the turning circle at the front of the House; alternatively, if they are not driving they may be dropped off and then collected at the Front Door.
We have a hearing loop available on request for visitors on guided tours at no charge, but this should also be booked in advance.
So we can accomodate these, please let us know in advance if you have any dietary requests or allergens by contacting the Ticket Office on 01243 755055.
We will be following Government guidance allowing us to serve guests sitting at tables indoors in a group of up to six people from different households or two households.
No – Under 5’s are exempt.
We can credit your account so you can re-book for the new year.
Please allow 48 hours to cancel your booking, if you can no longer attend.
We are running at a reduced capacity and a new table layout which allows for social distancing in between tables as per the Government guidelines.
We ask that all guests wear a face covering at all times. unless seated at a table.
Please follow the one way directions when moving around the house and follow social distancing at all times.
Our tours are now self-guided to reduce groups of people, please follow the directions given by our staff and signage on the day.
Hand sanitiser is available for you to use.
Coaches: Coaches can drive up to the front of the House to drop guests off. Please then ask your driver to park in the Ballroom car park (the large car park on the left just after you drive past the House).
Cars: Please park in the Ballroom car park (mentioned above). Disabled visitors driving themselves are welcome to park their vehicles on either side of the turning circle at the front of the House; alternatively, if they are not driving they may be dropped off and then collected at the Front Door.
3.50pm is the last entry to Goodwood House, as this is our final tour time for the day.
When booking your Afternoon Tea and Tour, you will be prompted to select your time slot - this time slot is your tour time.
You are welcome to arrive before or after your tour time to take your afternoon tea however, please do allow enough time before your tour for this. We advise to allow at least an hour for your afternoon tea.
Due to strict social distancing measures, all visitors to Goodwood House must be pre-booked either online or through our Ticket office.
Please note tour length can vary but the tour is usually 1 hour 15 minutes, depending on the guide.
Please allow at least an hour for your afternoon tea. You can take your afternoon tea before or after your tour time.
|TEA & TOUR ADMISSION CHARGES
|Children (under 12s)
|GUIDED TOUR ADMISSION CHARGES
|Children (under 12s)
|GROUPS TOUR ADMISSION CHARGES
|Open Day Morning (Sunday or Monday)
*Pre-booked groups of 20 plus people, price per person.
Gift vouchers are available for both Afternoon Tea and Tour, or simply a Guided Tour of Goodwood House.
To redeem your voucher, booking must be made in advance, prior to arrival. Please book by contacting the Ticket Office on 01243 755055.
Please note we do not allow dogs, except for assistance dogs.
If you would like to book accommodation at The Goodwood Hotel please contact our Hotel Reservations Team on 01243 775537.
We do not have a shop at Goodwood House however, it is possible to buy postcards, guide books and the Glorious Goodwood biography from the front desk (subject to availability).
If you're visiting us Monday to Friday, the Goodwood Shop based at the Motor Circuit will be open 10am - 4pm.
Please speak to the Ticket Office
For further information