Discover a selection of 454 holiday rentals in Folkestone that are perfect for your trip. Whether you’re traveling with friends, family, or even pets, Vrbo holiday homes have the best amenities for hanging out with the people that matter most, including pool and parking available. Prices start at £ 72 per night, and flats & apartments and cottages are popular options for a stay in Folkestone. Either way, you'll find a rental for everyone's needs.
Destination guide

Head to the friendly city of Folkestone

The area's entertainment and theatre scene are just some of the reasons to come on holiday to Folkestone. This welcoming and romantic city entices travellers with its seaside and beaches. Canterbury Cathedral and Dover Museum are just a couple of the must-see attractions in the area. A holiday rental can help make your stay complete—many rentals come with a full kitchen and laundry facilities.


Activities and attractions in and around Folkestone

Are you hoping to find things to do in the city? Although it can be tempting to stay in your comfortable holiday rental, you'll want to check out everything that makes Folkestone a one-of-a-kind holiday spot. Here are some of the most popular attractions to put on your list, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Royal St George's Golf Club (16.1 mi / 25.8 km)
  • Leas Lift (0.1 mi / 0.2 km)
  • Sene Valley Golf Club (3.4 mi / 5.5 km)
  • Port Lympne Wild Animal Park and Gardens (7.3 mi / 11.7 km)
  • Walmer and Kingsdown Golf Club (12 mi / 19.2 km)
  • Howletts Wild Animal Park (13.2 mi / 21.3 km)

Seasonal weather averages in Folkestone

If you're hoping to enjoy some warm-weather activities on your holiday, July, August, June and September are the hottest months to visit, when temperatures average 21°F.

Natural features

Exploring the beaches and other natural features in Folkestone

Whether you're an adventurous traveller or just want to take in the scenery, Folkestone is a great place to spend some time outside. These are some of the area's most enchanting features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Lower Leas Coastal Park (0.5 mi / 0.8 km)
  • Folkestone Beach (0.6 mi / 0.9 km)
  • Sandgate Beach (1.5 mi / 2.4 km)
  • Fisherman's Beach (4.5 mi / 7.3 km)
  • Samphire Hoe (4.6 mi / 7.5 km)
  • Hythe Beach (4.7 mi / 7.5 km)
How to get there

Transport to and around Folkestone

The nearest airport is in Manston (MSE-Kent Intl.), located 20 mi (32.2 km) from the city centre.

If you prefer to travel by train, Folkestone Harbour Station, Folkestone Central Station and Folkestone West Station are the main stations that serve the city.

Can I find a vacation rental around Folkestone?

Yes, our 2021 property listings offer a large selection of 454 vacation rentals near Folkestone. From 98 flats & apartments to 140 cottages, find a unique house rental for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best places to stay near Folkestone for a holiday or a weekend are on Vrbo.

What are the popular points of interest near where I can stay when traveling to Folkestone?

Vrbo UK offers a large selection of vacation rentals near lovely places in Folkestone. From Vrbo UK travelers, the most popular points of interest to stay for a holiday trip or just for a weekend are:

  • Folkestone Harbour: 749 vacation rentals
  • Kent Battle of Britain Museum: 935 vacation rentals
  • Folkestone West Station: 925 vacation rentals
  • Lower Leas Coastal Park: 900 vacation rentals
  • Folkestone Harbour Station: 743 vacation rentals

But there are many other points of interest around Folkestone listed on Vrbo UK where you can find your place to stay. Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available near the point of interest of your choice.

Can I rent Flats in Folkestone?

Yes, of course. Vrbo UK has 98 Flats in Folkestone. Our other popular types of vacation rentals in Folkestone include:

  • Cottages: 140 rentals available
  • Houses: 326 rentals available
  • Caravans: 3 rentals available

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

Can I find a vacation rental with pool in Folkestone?

Yes, you can select your preferred vacation rental with pool among our 40 vacation rentals with pool available in Folkestone. Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available.