Discover a selection of 454 vacation rentals in Folkestone, GB that are perfect for your trip. Whether you’re traveling with friends, family, or even pets, Vrbo vacation homes have the best amenities for hanging out with the people that matter most, including swimming pools and parking. Prices start at $85 per night, and cottages and houses are popular options for a stay in Folkestone. Either way, you'll find a rental for everyone's needs.
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Destination guide

Head to the friendly city of Folkestone

The area's entertainment and theater scene are just a few of the reasons to vacation in Folkestone. This welcoming and romantic city entices travelers with its seaside and beaches. Canterbury Cathedral and Dover Museum are just a couple of the must-sees in the area. A vacation 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 vacation rental, you'll want to check out everything that makes Folkestone a one-of-a-kind vacation spot. Here are some of the most popular attractions to put on your list, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • 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 vacation, July, August, June and September are the hottest months to visit, when temperatures average 69°F.

Natural features

Exploring the beaches and other natural features in Folkestone

Whether you're an adventurous traveler 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 center:

  • 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

Transportation to and around Folkestone

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

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.

How many vacation rentals are available around Folkestone, GB?

Our 2021 property listings offer a large selection of 454 vacation rentals around Folkestone. From 140 cottage rentals to 326 house rentals, find a unique house rental for you to enjoy a memorable holiday or a weekend with your family and friends.

What are the popular point of interests near where I can stay when traveling to Folkestone?

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

  • Kent Battle of Britain Museum: 912 vacation rentals
  • Battle of Britain Memorial: 789 vacation rentals
  • Leas Cliff Hall: 872 vacation rentals
  • Folkestone Harbour: 736 vacation rentals
  • Lower Leas Coastal Park: 888 vacation rentals

But there are many other points of interest around Folkestone listed on Vrbo 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 Cottages in Folkestone?

Yes, of course. Vrbo has 140 Cottages in Folkestone. Our other popular types of vacation rentals in Folkestone include:

  • Houses: 326 rentals available
  • Condos/Apartments: 98 rentals available
  • Bungalows: 140 rentals available

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