Local Kent Area

local kent area

Be Inspired By The Local Kent Area

Hever Castle & Gardens is nestled in the stunning Kent High Weald and is surrounded by breathtaking scenery. The local Kent area comprises an array of charming villages, impressive attractions, and beautiful country walks. The spa town of Royal Tunbridge Wells is less than 30 minutes away by car offering an selection of shops, restaurants and the famous Pantiles.

We encourage our visitors to make the most of their trip to the Castle and gardens by staying and enjoying all that West Kent has to offer. We are pleased to provide the below links as inspiration to help you enjoy your time in the local Kent area.

Where to Eat
Other Local Attractions

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Treat yourself to a country break and stay in accommodation near the castle, gardens and golf club…

Hever Castle Luxury Bed & Breakfast – located adjacent to the historic castle, owned by Hever Castle & Gardens

Medley Court Luxury Self-Contained Holiday Cottage – located adjacent to the historic castle, owned by Hever Castle & Gardens

Hever Hotel – located next to the Hever Castle Golf Club, owned & managed by a separate company

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where to eat

Satiate your appetite and quench your thirst whilst enjoying tasty local food and beverages…

Moat Restaurant – Hever Castle (open daily during the day)

Guthrie Pavilion – Hever Castle (opening times and days vary)

The King Henry VIII Inn – Hever (walking distance from Hever Castle & Gardens)

The Wheatsheaf – Bough Beech

The Bottle House – Penshurst

The Spotted Dog – Penshurst

The Little Brown Jug – Chiddingstone Causeway

Thackeray’s Restaurant – Tunbridge Wells

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Other Local Attractions

Whether visiting with the family, a group, or as a couple, be inspired for what to do whilst you’re in the local Kent area…

Hever Castle Golf Club – just a mile from the Castle’s main entrance, offering 27 holes of golf in a picturesque setting

Visit Kent – local tourism website promoting all the Garden of England has to offer

Kent Attractions – featuring top visitor attractions and places to go in Kent

Day Out With The Kids – providing kid-friendly outing ideas

Royal Horticultural Society (RHS) – gardens to visit, plant advice, horticultural courses and more 


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