Destination guide

The friendly city of Ashford awaits you

Come and experience Ashford and its history, monuments and wineries. Travellers to this welcoming city praise the bars, gardens and spas. Leeds Castle and Canterbury Cathedral are just a couple of the must-see attractions in the area. Are you looking for specific amenities for your getaway? Many of our holiday 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 holiday home and check out everything that makes Ashford a fun spot to go on holiday. Here are some of the top attractions to see, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • 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 features

Exploring the natural landscape of Ashford

Ashford is famous for its pristine countryside and beautiful 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 centre:

  • 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)
How to get there

Travelling to and around Ashford

The nearest airport is in Manston (MSE-Kent Intl.), located 25 mi (40.2 km) from the city centre. 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.

How many holiday rentals are available around Ashford District?

Our 2020 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 1,561 holiday lettings around Ashford District. From 620 cottages to 620 cabins, find unique self catering accommodation for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends for a long holiday or a weekend break.

What are the most popular points of interest and landmarks to stay near when travelling to Ashford District? offers a large selection of holiday accommodations near great places in Ashford District. From travellers, the most popular points of interest to stay near are:

  • Godinton House and Gardens: 1,437 holiday lettings
  • South of England Rare Breeds Centre: 1,483 holiday lettings
  • The Chapel Down Winery: 1,360 holiday lettings
  • Ashford (QDH-Ashford Intl. Train Station): 1,422 holiday lettings
  • Ashford International Station: 1,424 holiday lettings

But there are many other points of interest around Ashford District listed on 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 Cottages in Ashford District?

Yes, of course. offers 620 Cottages in Ashford District. Our other popular types of Ashford District holiday rentals include:

  • Cabins: 620 self catering accommodations
  • Chalets: 19 self catering accommodations
  • Houses: 503 self catering accommodations

But you can also enjoy a great stay in one of our other holiday rentals including Flats 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 220 holiday homes with pool available in Ashford District. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.

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