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Teapot Island

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Address: Hampstead Lane, Yalding, Maidstone ME18 6HG, England
Phone Number:
+44 1622 814541
10:00 - 15:30
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Sun - Sat 10:00 - 15:30

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This is a strange little place but definately worth a visit. There is a nice small play park for the kids, a museum housing at least 7000 teapots and a cafe that serves very nice... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Chatham, United Kingdom
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Pune, India
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89 reviews
31 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 30 helpful votes
Reviewed yesterday NEW

We stumbled upon this little jewel of passionate collecting. There are several roomfuls of shelves lined with the most exquisite teapots, some commemorating events and characters, some stacked with everyday sights like a laid table, a stove top...others quirky with a capital Q. The cheerful lady who owns and runs the museum is the epitome of a passionate collector. And... More 

Thank LailaFreddy
Level Contributor
11 reviews
4 attraction reviews
Reviewed 4 days ago NEW via mobile

If you want a relaxing hour out of your day then this is a great adventure plenty for the little ones to do not so much for older children but a great choice for an afternoon out xx

Thank Elaine B
Kent, UK
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213 reviews
55 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 272 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago

Yalding is a nice setting, walks along the river, meadows and a weir. A place you would come to. We had the breakfast. Two smoked bacon, two sausage, one egg, two harsh browns, loads of beans, mushrooms, bread and butter and a cup of tea, seven pounds. The portion was just right for me, but I like to eat. The... More 

Thank GlyderFawr
Kent UK
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15 reviews
6 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Pleasant time spent with teapots Museum well stocked with millions of teapots . Good location and pleasant walks along the river. Good food in restaurant. Doves in dove cot.

Thank Vs612013
Kent, United Kingdom
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9 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago

been there several times, had lunch there and if you just want a light bite they do that too. It is very nice sitting outside. They also have a teapot museum.

Thank lin1308
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5 reviews
5 attraction reviews
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

What a great day out I absolutely love this place what a little gem in would highly recommend this place xzz

Thank Nadine W
London, United Kingdom
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68 reviews
32 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

A very interesting day out, for non-collectors and collectors as they have teapots for all occasions and interests

Thank Gordon D
Chatham, United Kingdom
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236 reviews
66 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 64 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This is a strange little place but definately worth a visit. There is a nice small play park for the kids, a museum housing at least 7000 teapots and a cafe that serves very nice meals as well as snacks and drinks. Parking costs £2.50 at weekends and then you pay for each bit as you go. Entry to the... More 

Thank Allisoncsuk
Tonbridge, United Kingdom
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21 reviews
5 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 20 April 2017 via mobile

First visit and certainly coming back. For ladies who like to lunch is a great place to eat and drink. Probably nice for gentlemen too. Teapots are fun. Nice walk along the towpath to work off the calories. Met a Spanish Water dog unusual breed!!

Thank lovelyliz1
Maidstone, United Kingdom
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44 reviews
15 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 29 helpful votes
Reviewed 17 April 2017

Lovely lunch, home cooked and plentiful, resonalbly prices friendly staff, and clean and a look at there huge collection of teapots

Thank Sarahkelly67

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