Plan Your Visit

Where To Find Us

We are located within Betteshanger Country Park.

Click here to view in Google Maps

Once you arrive in the car park, walk left past the entrance to the visitor centre and follow the trail. Boonies will be in front of you.

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Getting Here

Find us using Google Maps or navigate to:

Betteshanger Park, Sandwich Road, Deal, Kent CT14 0BF

By Road – If you’re using a satnav, please use postcode CT14 0BF. Please be aware, your satnav may take you along small country lanes. For a more direct route from the M20 or A2/M2, follow the A256 to Sandwich and then pick up the A258. Please do not follow road signs to Betteshanger village.

By Rail – We are well serviced by the main rail networks and Southeastern High Speed from London. Our nearest train stations are Deal (3 miles) or Sandwich (4 miles).

By Bus – Our local bus provider is Stagecoach and the No. 13 stops close to the park.


Admission & Parking

Betteshanger Park operate a barrier-less admission system which uses Automatic Number Plate Recognition (ANPR) technology.

There is an admission charge of £3.50 per vehicle if you stay more than 20 minutes.

Parking is payable on-site or online at up to 48 hours after your visit.

Charges apply all day, every day. No ticket is required.

Blue Badge – holders are exempt from charges but are required to take their badge to a member of staff at Cycle Hire in order to have their vehicle registration removed from the ANPR system.

On Foot or by Bicycle – You can enter Betteshanger on foot or by bicycle for free. There are no charges to use the cycle tracks, trails or the play area.


What To Wear

Clothing you don’t mind getting wet and messy.

Dress for the weather – we’re open in wind, rain, snow and beautiful sunny skies.

For the best experience please wear trainers or boots.

Remember to bring a spare set of clothes and a towel.



Reception / Shop with chilled drinks, snacks and Boonies merchandise available.

Small changing room on-site.

Larger changing rooms and shower facilities are situated within the main visitor centre of Betteshanger Country Park.



Please familiarise yourself with our disclaimer below.

BOONIES Disclaimer – New Form


Certificate of Liability Cover

If you require a copy of our liability cover, please click the link below.

AIM – Certificate of Liability Cover – QBE v16 1