WINE TASTING TOURS

Coming soon

Just as soon as we can, the Gardner family will be throwing open the gates of Ashling Park Estate for vineyard visits and wine tasting tours.

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Discover the area

There’s plenty more to explore in the South Downs region, so a visit to Ashling Park Estate could be the highlight of an extended trip.

Fishbourne Roman Palace

< 4 miles from Ashling Park Estate

Originally built in AD75 and rediscovered ‘by accident’ in the 1960s, the well preserved remains give a glimpse of the home life of wealthy Roman settlers. Stunning mosaics.

Chichester

< 5 miles from Ashling Park Estate

If you’re craving history and culture, head to Chichester. Highlights include the 11th century cathedral and the considerably newer Chichester Festival Theatre.

Stansted Park House

< 6 miles from Ashling Park Estate

A gorgeous Edwardian house and 1,800 acre estate with plenty going on in the grounds, including a miniature railway and a maze. Lovely tea room in the walled garden.

Goodwood House

< 6 miles from Ashling Park Estate

The celebrated home of annual racing events including the Goodwood Festival of Speed (fast cars), the Goodwood Revival (fast old cars) and Glorious Goodwood (fast horses).

Staunton Country Park

< 7 miles from Ashling Park Estate

Ideal for younger kids, with gardens to explore and animals to pet. They run seasonal events too, so whatever time you visit there’s something new to try.

Weald & Downland Living Museum

< 8 miles from Ashling Park Estate

A 40 acre rural expanse dotted with rescued and replica buildings that manage to bring 1,000 years of history to vivid life. A totally immersive experience. And very dog friendly!

Tangmere Aviation Museum

< 9 miles from Ashling Park Estate

Opening between February and November, this museum is dedicated to the history of military aviation with flight simulators, air raid sirens and more adding to the atmosphere.

 

Hayling Island

< 12 miles from Ashling Park Estate

A lovely little island famous for its watersports. Great for families with the Funlands amusement park at Beachlands (roller coasters and all) a particular attraction.

Cowdray Park

< 15 miles from Ashling Park Estate

Known as the home of British Polo (a perfect occasion to drink our fizz!) The estate also houses luxury event venues, golf, holiday cottages and a superb farm shop.

Arundel Museum

< 15 miles from Ashling Park Estate

A fascinating museum telling you all about the history of Arundel Castle and the town. Plenty of interactive exhibits to keep the kids interested, too.

Petworth House

< 25 miles from Ashling Park Estate

A fabulously decorative 17th century house with paintings by artists including Gainsborough and Turner. The landscaped garden is Capability Brown at his best.

Royal Navy Submarine

< 25 miles from Ashling Park Estate

Walk around a World War II submarine and imagine life below the sea. One of many attractions on the Portsmouth Historic Dockyard site.

Parham Park

< 25 miles from Ashling Park Estate

An Elizabethan house and gardens that manages to have a very homely feel. In June they host the Sussex Game and Country Fair. Olde world fun meets tradition with a capital ‘T’.

"Our wine tours are less 'hint of gossamer on frosty meadows' and more 'hit me with another taste of sparkling heaven'."

MATTHEW GARDNER