Last updated on 13 April 11

The Salutation – The Secret Gardens of Sandwich

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  • Parties / Large Groups

    Coach tours and large groups are welcome both in the gardens and tea room. Please contact us for further details or to book a space in the tea room.

  • Parking

    Parking within the gardens is reserved for private residents or for small groups only. However the public car park on the quayside is located right next to the garden entrance.

  • Disabled Access

    Much of the garden is paved and there is a fully equipped disabled access toilet. The side wall of the tea room can be opened up to allow for wheelchair access and the wooden terraced outdoor seating area for the tea room is accessed by a ramp.

  • Shopping

    Delightful Boutique Gift Shop with a selection of unusual gift sourced from throughout mainland Europe. Luxury linen, silverware, china and scented candles, coffee table trinkets, books and stationery; handbags, scarves, jewellery and traditional children's toys.

  • Restaurant

    The Tea Room serves light lunches largely made from organically grown produce from our vegetable garden or from local sources.

  • Light Refreshments

    The Tea Room serves home-made cream teas served on silver cake stands sourced from the Savoy. Home-made cakes, loose leaf teas, herbal infusions and a selection of fine wines, champagne and fresh juices are also served daily.

  • Alcohol license

    You can purchase beer, wine and champage in the Tea Room .

  • Special Events

    Summer Solstice Tour - June 24. Merry Wives of Windsor - July 7. The Sandwich Day - July 17. Sculpture Exhibition - August 23-30. Dusk Tours - August 27-29. Dahlia Festival - August 30 - September 12 To book tickets call 01304 619 919 or e-mail

  • Walks

    Guided tours available, as are audio tours.