Where to stay around Kent, GB?

Our 2018 property listings offer a large selection of 1,515 vacation rentals near Kent. From 618 Houses to 516 Cottages, find a unique house rental for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best places to stay near Kent for a holiday or a weekend are on VRBO.

What are the most popular destinations to visit in Kent?

There are many lovely places to stay for a holiday trip or just for a weekend in Kent. From VRBO travelers, the top most popular destinations to visit are:

  • Canterbury: 986 vacation rentals
  • Erith: 1,958 vacation rentals
  • Lenham: 267 vacation rentals
  • East Peckham: 201 vacation rentals
  • Tunbridge Wells: 1,213 vacation rentals

And VRBO offers you the chance to discover many other popular destinations in Kent! Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available in other popular destinations.

What are the main cities to discover in Kent?

Whether you're traveling with family or friends, here are the cities with the largest selection of vacation rentals for a holiday trip or just for a weekend in Kent:

  • Canterbury: 986 rentals
  • Erith: 1,958 rentals
  • Grays: 246 rentals
  • Rochester: 135 rentals
  • Wye: 398 rentals

For other cities, please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available.

Can I find easy-access vacation rentals when traveling by plane to Kent?

Yes of course. Our owners offer a large selection of vacation rentals near airports. The airports with a large selection of vacation rentals in Kent are:

  • Rochester Airport (RCS): 477 vacation rentals
  • Manston Airport (MSE): 806 vacation rentals
  • Lydd Airport (LYX): 989 vacation rentals

For other airports, please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available.

Near which points of interest can I spend my holidays in Kent?

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

  • Walmer Beach: 762 rentals
  • Kingsgate Bay: 705 rentals
  • Scotney Castle: 1,197 rentals
  • Lullingstone Roman Villa: 8,295 rentals
  • London (XQE-Ebbsfleet International Train Station): 3,325 rentals

But there are many other points of interest around Kent listed on VRBO where you can find your place to stay. Just write your wanted destination in our search bar and have a look at our selection.

Explore the beachside setting in Kent

Enjoy the area's cathedral, history and museums and make a vacation rental your home during your stay in Kent. Travelers to this welcoming city praise the shopping, restaurants and beaches. Take in top local attractions like Leeds Castle and Canterbury Cathedral. A vacation rental can help make your stay complete—many rentals come with a full kitchen and laundry facilities.

Sightseeing in and around Kent

Do you want to find things to do while you're in town? Venture out of your vacation home and experience everything that makes Kent a fun place to get away. These are some of the major attractions to see, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Southend Pier (21.5 mi / 34.6 km)
  • Royal St George's Golf Club (28 mi / 45 km)
  • Dreamland (29.9 mi / 48.1 km)
  • Bredgar and Wormshill Light Railway (5.4 mi / 8.7 km)
  • Ashford Golf Club (6.2 mi / 10 km)
  • Faversham Golf Club (6.4 mi / 10.3 km)

Seasonal weather in Kent

If you're planning a vacation around warm-weather activities, July, August, June and September are the hottest months to visit, when temperatures average 69°F.

Exploring the beaches and other natural features in Kent

Whether you're looking for fun outdoor activities or just want to spend some time taking in the scenery, you'll be sure to find the perfect setting for your vacation in Kent. Here are some of the area’s most enchanting sights, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • White Horse Wood Country Park (8.1 mi / 13 km)
  • Brogdale Collections (8.1 mi / 13.1 km)
  • Vinters Valley Nature Reserve (9 mi / 14.4 km)
  • Mote Park (9.1 mi / 14.6 km)
  • Oare Gunpowder Works County Park (9.1 mi / 14.6 km)
  • Brenchley Gardens (10 mi / 16.1 km)