LOCAL ATTRACTIONS

We are very lucky to be sited just 15 minutes away from a huge amount of attractions from roman sites, breathtaking scenery beautiful walks and cycles

Whether you're interested in visiting important Roman sites, taking in some breathtaking scenery, visiting nature reserves and wildlife parks, wandering round beautiful gardens and parklands, discovering lighthouses or castles, touring award-winning vineyards, messing about on the rivers, paddling or swimming in the sea, mooching round darling little shops and cafes, or taking part in thrilling outdoor activities... you definitely won't be in danger of running out of things to do in our corner of the world!

Local Towns

  • Wingham (4 miles) - an attractive village and home to Wingham Wildlife Park.
  • Sandwich (8 miles) – a medieval town in the country and home to the famous Royal St. George's and Prince's Golf Clubs along with the saluation great for afternoon tea.
  • Deal (14 miles) - a charming historic town, with beautiful pebble beaches cobbled streets and boutique shops, a pier with a café at the end and a Tudor castle.
  • Canterbury city centre (7 miles) - a popular tourist destination with its awe inspiring Cathedral, cobbled streets and historical buildings.
  • Walmer (10 miles) - home to the stunning Walmer Castle.

  • Ramsgate (9 miles) - known best for its yacht-packed marina and England's only Royal Harbour, and packed with continental charm.

 

  • Dover ( 17 Miles) Dover castle and the port of Dover
  • Broadstairs (11 miles) - with its award winning Blue Flag sandy beaches, delightful independent shops, pubs, bistros and contemporary art galleries along with westwood cross for shopping restaurants cinema, bars and casino.
  • Margate (9 miles) - Kent's oldest seaside towns some say the original, home to the Turner Contemporary and to Dreamland - The UK's original pleasure park.
  • Whitstable (16 miles) - a charming seaside town, famous for its oysters, strong arts culture and rich maritime history.
  • Herne Bay (11 miles) - another traditional, friendly seaside town on the Kent coast.
  • Eurotunnel UK Terminal (22 miles) - get from Folkestone to Calais in just 35 minutes.

Walking

We're conveniently close to the stunning Saxon Shore Way and Stour Valley Walks, as well as a number of well planned circular walks for people of all ages and fitness levels. Whether you like to challenge yourself to covering long distances, or to simply take your time and soak up the beauty of the countryside or coast, there's definitely a walk near here.

Cycling

Not only does National Cycle Route 1 (linking Canterbury and Sandwich) run right past our front door, but there are numerous cycle routes in this area which are suitable for all ages and levels of fitness. Fancy a quick cycle out with the family? or a more challenging ride along the beautiful Kent coast? The choice as they say is yours!

Golfing

There are a staggering eleven golf courses within 10 miles of property! They're mainly private clubs that accept guests (including the world renowned Royal St Georges and Princes Golf Clubs in nearby Sandwich) but there are also a couple of 'Pay and Play' courses: Stonelees Golf Centre and Manston Golf Centre, both of which come highly recommended.

Fishing

Whether you enjoy coarse fishing, river fishing or sea fishing, East Kent has lots of fantastic locations to choose from. Sandwich Coarse Fishery is situated in a quiet, peaceful countryside setting with far-reaching views, even closer we have the river stour just 0.5 miles away or a walk through the orchards to reach it.

Eating Out

Our nearest pub and restaurant is the rising sun in Stourmouth

  • Preston nurseries bistro 1.2 miles
  • Grove ferry 1.9 miles
  • The anchor inn 3.3 miles
  • The dog inn 3.5 miles
  • The duke 5.1 miles

All the above serve great food with a lovely atmosphere, our favourite is our local no taxi needed and just 2 doors away where Chris and Carol always have a warm welcome.

Get in touch with Us

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Stourmouth, Canterbury. Kent CT3 1HZ

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