Destination guide

The friendly city of Ashford awaits you

Come and experience Ashford and its history, monuments and wineries. Travelers to this welcoming city praise the bars, gardens and spas. Leeds Castle and Canterbury Cathedral are just a couple of the must-sees in the area. Are you looking for specific amenities for your getaway? Many of our vacation rentals feature full kitchens and laundry facilities.


Sightseeing in and around Ashford

Are you looking for top things to see and do while you're in the area? Venture out of your vacation home and check out everything that makes Ashford a fun spot to vacation. Here are some of the top attractions to see, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Ashford Golf Club (1.7 mi / 2.7 km)
  • South of England Rare Breeds Centre (6.4 mi / 10.3 km)
  • Port Lympne Wild Animal Park and Gardens (7.6 mi / 12.3 km)
  • Faversham Golf Club (8.9 mi / 14.3 km)
  • London Beach Golf Club (8.9 mi / 14.4 km)
  • Chart Hills Golf Club (9.8 mi / 15.7 km)
Natural highlights

Exploring the natural landscape of Ashford

Ashford is famous for its pristine countryside and picturesque gardens. Whether you're looking for adventure or just want to appreciate the scenery, Ashford is a great place to get outside. Here are a few of the area's most stunning sights, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Dymchurch Beach (10.1 mi / 16.3 km)
  • Brogdale Collections (10.5 mi / 16.9 km)
  • Hythe Beach (10.7 mi / 17.2 km)
  • Fisherman's Beach (10.7 mi / 17.2 km)
  • Mount Ephraim Gardens (11.2 mi / 17.9 km)
  • Oare Gunpowder Works County Park (12 mi / 19.3 km)

Traveling to and around Ashford

The nearest airport is in Manston (MSE-Kent Intl.), located 25 mi (40.2 km) from the city center. If you can't find a flight that works for your travel itinerary, you could book a flight to London (SEN-Southend), which is 29.8 mi (48 km) away.

If you prefer to travel by train, Ashford International Station, Ashford Wye Station and Ashford Charing Station are the main stations in the city.

Where to stay around Ashford District?

Our 2019 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 1,602 holiday lettings near Ashford District. From 949 Houses to 150 Condos/Apartments, find the best place to stay with your family and friends to discover Ashford District area.

What are the most popular points of interest and landmarks to stay near when travelling to Ashford District?

HomeAway offers a large selection of holiday accommodations near great places in Ashford District. From HomeAway travellers, the most popular points of interest to stay near are:

  • Ashford Designer Outlet: 1,512 holiday lettings
  • Ashford Charing Station: 1,439 holiday lettings
  • Tenterden Museum: 1,514 holiday lettings
  • Ashford Museum: 1,506 holiday lettings
  • Ashford Golf Club: 1,500 holiday lettings

But there are many other points of interest around Ashford District listed on HomeAway where you can find your place to stay. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available near the point of interest of your choice.

Can I rent Houses in Ashford District?

Yes, of course. HomeAway offers 949 Houses in Ashford District. Our other popular types of Ashford District holiday rentals include:

  • Condos/Apartments: 150 self catering accommodations
  • Villas: 6 self catering accommodations
  • Cabins: 385 self catering accommodations

But you can also enjoy a great stay in one of our other holiday rentals including Cottages and more.

Can I find a holiday accommodation with pool in Ashford District?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 102 holiday homes with pool available in Ashford District. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.