Where to stay around Maidstone?

Our 2018 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 268 holiday lettings near Maidstone. From 116 Houses to 101 Bungalows, find unique self catering accommodation for you to enjoy a memorable holiday or a weekend with your family and friends. The best place to stay near Maidstone is on HomeAway.

What are the most popular points of interest and landmarks to stay near when travelling to Maidstone?

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

  • Mote Park: 674 holiday lettings
  • Tyrewhitt-Drake Museum of Carriages: 655 holiday lettings
  • Vinters Valley Nature Reserve: 660 holiday lettings
  • Maidstone Barracks Station: 636 holiday lettings
  • Maidstone East Farleigh Station: 692 holiday lettings

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

Yes, of course. HomeAway offers 116 Houses in Maidstone. Our other popular types of Maidstone holiday rentals include:

  • Bungalows: 101 self catering accommodations
  • Cabins: 101 self catering accommodations
  • Cottages: 101 self catering accommodations

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

Can I rent rural rentals in Maidstone?

Absolutely, HomeAway has 55 rural rentals in Maidstone. You have also many other possibilities in Maidstone area, including:

  • Village rentals: 38 holiday rentals
  • Golf course rentals: 26 holiday rentals
  • Downtown rentals: 5 holiday rentals

Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday lettings.

Can I find a holiday accommodation with private pool in Maidstone?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with private pool among our 3 holiday homes with private pool available in Maidstone. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.

    Make a Holiday Rental House in Maidstone, Kent Your Home Away From Home


    At the centre of the Maidstone region in England is the historic town of Maidstone. If you are looking for a destination that offers a range of activities, cultural sights and stunning scenery, then a Maidstone holiday has it all. A Maidstone holiday rental house is the perfect base from which to explore all that this ancient town has to offer whilst living with all of the comforts of home.

    Things to Do on Holiday in Maidstone, Kent

    Visitors on a Maidstone holiday will find that there is a wealth of things to see and do. Outdoor activities are available in abundance including swimming, golf, tennis, walking, cycling, clay pigeon shooting, football, hockey, sailing, fishing and rock climbing. The town also has a fitness centre for indoor activities. Some of the sights to be seen on a Maidstone holiday include the Allington Historic Boats that are moored along the River Medway. The boats used to be merchant vessels and are now privately owned. Each of the boats has a plaque detailing the history of the vessel. Also worth seeing is the Archbishop's Palace which sits on the river and was built in the 14th century. The palace also has the Apothecary Gardens and is open to the public during the summer months.

    Places to Visit on Holiday in Maidstone, Kent

    If you can tear yourself away from your luxurious Maidstone holiday rental house then it is worth venturing out to the historic city of Canterbury, which is just under an hour's drive away. Amongst the attractions in Canterbury is the Canterbury Tales, an interactive attraction that transports you back to the sights, sounds and smells of the 14th century. Visitors will also love Canterbury Cathedral which is a UNESCO Heritage Site. The cathedral has a wonderful interior as well as exterior architecture. Most of the remains of the cathedral have survived from the Norman period.

    Weather in Maidstone, Kent

    Travellers considering booking a Maidstone holiday rental house can expect to experience warm summers and cool winters. The warmest months of the year are generally June, July and August when the daytime temperature can reach as much as 32°C. The coolest months of the year are January and February when the daytime temperature drops to around 7°C. The annual rainfall for the area is 26 inches.

    Travel to Maidstone, Kent Travellers on a Maidstone holiday will likely land at London Gatwick Airport (LGW) which is only 20 minutes journey from the town. Air operators offering affordable, regular flights to the area include Air Southwest, British Airways, easyJet and Flybe. Passengers can depart from various UK airports such as Belfast (BFS), Edinburgh (EDI), Leeds (LBA), Manchester (MAN) and Newquay (NQY).

    Activities and attractions in Maidstone

    Are you hoping to find attractions to visit while you're in town? Venture out of your cosy holiday rental and experience everything that makes Maidstone a fun spot to go on holiday. These are some of the most popular attractions to explore, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

    • Southend Pier (19.8 mi / 31.8 km)
    • Kent Life (1.7 mi / 2.8 km)
    • Bearsted Golf Club (2.2 mi / 3.6 km)
    • Buckmore Park Karting (4.8 mi / 7.8 km)
    • Oast Park Golf Club (4.9 mi / 8 km)
    • Kings Hill Golf Club (5.2 mi / 8.3 km)

    Exploring the natural landscape of Maidstone

    Whether you're an adventurous traveller or just want to take in the scenery, you'll be sure to find the perfect setting for your holiday in Maidstone. Here are a few of the area's most eye-catching natural features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

    • Brenchley Gardens (0.2 mi / 0.4 km)
    • Whatman Park (0.7 mi / 1.1 km)
    • Mote Park (0.8 mi / 1.3 km)
    • Vinters Valley Nature Reserve (1.1 mi / 1.8 km)
    • White Horse Wood Country Park (3.4 mi / 5.5 km)
    • Teston Bridge Country Park (3.7 mi / 5.9 km)