Castles & Stately Homes
Bayham Abbey (Lamberhurst): 13th Century ruins in the Teise Valley.
Chaleybeate Spring: often referred to as the "beginning of Tunbridge Wells". A fresh water spring discovered over 400 years ago situated in the Pantiles. Guided tours operate from March through to December.
Chartwell (Westerham): former home of Sir Wintson Churchill, the greatest Briton of all time.
Hever Castle (Edenbridge): moated 13th Century manor house, former home of both Anne Boleyn and Anne of Cleves.
Ightham Moat (Sevenoaks): a beautiful moated house featuring a Tudor chapel and hand painted Chinese wallpaper.
Knole (Sevenoaks): one of the largest Elizabethan houses in England set in an extensive deer park.
Leeds Castle (Maidstone): has been described as "the loveliest castle in the world".
Penshurst Place: a magnificent house featuring The Great Hall, completed in 1341.
Scotney Castle & Gardens (Lamberhurst): ruins of a 14th Century moated castle surrounded by romantic gardens.
Smallhythe Place (Tenterden): half timbered 16th Century yeomans home.
Sissinghurst Castle: the ruin of an Elizabethan Manor House, once a prison to captured French seamen during the Seven Years War and home to Vita Sackville-West and Harold Nicholson's famous White and Rose gardens.
Days Out / Places of Interest
Bedgebury Pinetum: has the finest collection of conifers in the world nestled quietly among lakes and valleys in the Kent countryside. A shop and information centre is open daily and refreshments are also available.
Biddenden Vineyards: Kent's oldest commercial vineyard, set in 23 acres of picturesque countryside. The vineyard also offers free guided tours and sampling of their wines, ciders and juices. There is also a cafe and shop with produce available to purchase within the grounds.
Bluebell Railway (Nr. Uckfield): steam train and old fashioned carriages to ride in.
Chapel Down Winery & Brewery (Tenterden): an award winning winery creating world class, premium wines sold all over the globe. Chapel Down offers guided tours of both the vineyards and winery, including wine tasting and sales.
Drusillas Zoo/Park (Alfriston): a great family day out, Drusillas is widely regarded as the best small zoo in the country, focusing on involvement and interaction for children.
Hop Farm (Paddock Wood): is an award winning visitor attraction situated around the world's largest collection of oast houses. Fascinating exhibitions and displays include vividly displayed hop picking at work and shop life in Victorian times. Shire horses and impressive wartime tanks and vehicles are only some of the attractions that provide a very special and enjoyable day out.
Llama Park (Uckfield): fun for the whole family where guests can learn about and interact with friendly llamas and reindeer, surrounded by stunning natural scenery.
The Pantiles (Tunbridge Wells Town Centre): historic 18th Century shopping walk with antique dealers, art showrooms and quality shops in addition to Bath Square, where the original spa water still bubbles away.
Bedgebury Forest: an adventure in a world of trees, Bedgebury Forest offers family cycling, single track mountain biking, walking, Go Ape and adventure play for all ages and abilities. For healthy outdoor activity in a beautiful setting, Bedgebury is in a class of its own.
Bedgebury Park Horse Riding: whether it's an exclusive equine experience or the perfect country escape, Bedgebury Park has it all, offering a range of hacking and lessons for both adults and children.
Bewl Water (Nr. Lamberhurst): Bewl Water is a truly outstanding 770 acre reservoir offering a variety of water sports. Set in the Weald of Kent, an Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty, it is the largest area of inland water in the South East of England and easily the most picturesque. Coupled with the stunning natural rock outcrop at Harrison's Rocks, it is the perfect location for a variety of activities.
Bough Beech Reservoir
Springhill Trout Waters
Copthorne Golf Club
Crowborough Beacon Golf Club
Knole Park Golf Club
Lamberhurst Golf Club
The Nevill Golf Club
Royal Ashdown Forest
Royal St. Georges
Seaford Golf Club