Destination guide

The beachside setting of Birchington is ready to explore

The area's monuments and history are just some of the reasons to come on holiday to Birchington. Well known for its parks, bars and beaches, this welcoming city won't disappoint. Royal St George's Golf Club and St. Martin's Church are just a couple of the must-see attractions in the area. If you're looking for accommodation options with space to entertain friends and family, HomeAway has plenty of options to choose from. Many rental homes offer full kitchens and laundry facilities, perfect for big groups.


Activities and attractions in and around Birchington

Are you searching for top things to see and do during your stay? Although it can be tempting to stay in your comfortable holiday rental, you'll want to experience everything that makes Birchington a fun place to get away to. These are some of the major attractions to put on your list, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Dreamland (4.8 mi / 7.7 km)
  • Royal St George's Golf Club (7.8 mi / 12.5 km)
  • Westgate and Birchington Golf Club (2.8 mi / 4.6 km)
  • Strokes Adventure Golf (4.5 mi / 7.2 km)
  • St. Augustine's Golf Club (4.5 mi / 7.3 km)
  • Stonelees Golf Centre (4.7 mi / 7.6 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural features in Birchington

Whether you're an outdoor enthusiast or just want to spend some time taking in the scenery, Birchington is a great spot to appreciate mother nature. These are some of the area's most stunning features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Minnis Bay (0.9 mi / 1.5 km)
  • West Bay Beach (2.9 mi / 4.6 km)
  • Reculver Towers (3.2 mi / 5.2 km)
  • St Mildred's Bay (3.4 mi / 5.5 km)
  • Westbrook Bay (4.2 mi / 6.8 km)
  • Margate Beach (4.8 mi / 7.8 km)
How to get there

Transport to and around Birchington

Fly into Manston (MSE-Kent Intl.), the closest airport, located 4 mi (6.5 km) from the city centre. If you can't find a flight that's convenient for your trip, you could book a flight to London (SEN-Southend), which is 28.2 mi (45.4 km) away.

If you're travelling by train, the main station serving the city is Birchington-On-Sea Station.

How many holiday rentals are available around Birchington?

Our 2019 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 380 holiday lettings around Birchington. From 200 Houses to 99 Flats, 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 Birchington?

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

  • Quex Park: 946 holiday lettings
  • Birchington-On-Sea Station: 943 holiday lettings
  • Jungle Jim's: 940 holiday lettings
  • All Saints Birchington: 944 holiday lettings
  • Botany Bay: 830 holiday lettings

But there are many other points of interest around Birchington 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 Birchington?

Yes, of course. HomeAway offers 200 Houses in Birchington. Our other popular types of Birchington holiday rentals include:

  • Flats: 99 self catering accommodations
  • Cabins: 61 self catering accommodations
  • Cottages: 61 self catering accommodations

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

Can I find a holiday accommodation with pool in Birchington?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 7 holiday homes with pool available in Birchington. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.