Frequently Asked Questions
We are open most Sundays and Mondays from March through until October. Afternoon tea is served in the Ballroom from 1:00pm with the last sitting at 4:10pm and will follow your tour. If you're booked onto the 3:30pm tour, your tea will take place before your tour so please arrive earlier for this. For more information surrounding our dates and times, 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.
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.
We can accommodate allergens and dietary requirements and this information is asked for at the time of booking. If there are any changes or if you’re unsure of anything please do contact us in advance by calling the Ticket Office on 01243 755055.
Orders for tickets may be cancelled, exchanged or returned provided that this occurs within 48 hours of purchase.
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.
3.30pm is the last tour around Goodwood House. The last Afternoon Tea is served at 4:10pm with Goodwood House closing at 5pm. If you’re booked onto the 3:30pm tour, please have tea beforehand.
All visitors to Goodwood House must be pre-booked either online or through our Ticket office. HHA members should also pre-book by calling the Ticket Office on 01243 755055.
When booking your Afternoon Tea and Tour, you will be prompted to select your time slot - this time slot is your tour time. Afternoon tea will follow your tour except if you’re booked onto the 3:30pm tour, please have your tea beforehand.
The guided tour will last approximately 60 minutes.
Below is a table of the timings for the day, make sure you are aware of the timeslot that you have booked your tour for and Afternoon Tea will follow.
*If you book your tour at 15:30, please note that your tea time will be at 14:30 so you have ample time to enjoy your Afternoon Tea.
Please allow up to an hour for your afternoon tea. The last Afternoon Tea is served at 4:10pm.
|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 which includes tea,coffee and biscuits on arrival.
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).
Please speak to the Ticket Office
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