Many of Kent’s highlights can be found within easy driving distance of Ashford, so it is a popular place to stay or visit on a day trip. The Ashford Golf Club and the Godinton House and Gardens are just two of the popular sights here, adored by locals and visitors alike. Two more worthwhile attractions that are nearby Ashford are the St. Mary's Church and the Port Lympne Wild Animal Park and Gardens.
There are plenty of unique cultural attractions in and around Ashford. There are many excellent destinations to take the family for a few hours including the Elham Valley Railway Museum in Folkestone.
If the sun is out, follow the lead of the locals who know the area best and head outside to the nearby parks and reserves. Feel the breeze through your hair at one of the local beaches, for example Hythe Beach in Hythe.
Take a break from sightseeing and relax at the Boughton Golf Club in Faversham and the Chart Hills Golf Club. Grab your clubs and tee off.
For those without kids, there are some great places to relax, including Biddenden Vineyards.
When you’re ready to rest your weary feet after a day spent exploring the many charms of Ashford, check in to one of the area's range of accommodation options. Take your pick from the Ashford International Hotel - Kent, the Holiday Inn Ashford Central, or the Holiday Inn Ashford North A20.