Cottages In Maidstone
Stay in the very heart of Kent
Our Maidstone holiday cottages are close to many historical sites and museums. The award winning Museum of Kent Life in Maidstone gives a fascinating historical look at living in Kent over the past century and a half. The Tourist Information Centre in Maidstone can provide details of scores of other less known local attractions to visit. Our cottages are also close to and within the grounds of the historic Leeds Castle, the loveliest castle in the world.
Situated in the heart of Kent, Maidstone is the perfect place to spend some time on a self-catering cottage holiday that will give you a fantastic spring-board to see everything the county has to offer. And that’s before you see all the exciting and historic attractions that make this bustling market town a real joy to visit time and time again.
We offer a range of self catering Maidstone cottages throughout the surrounding countryside and within the grounds of the historic Leeds Castle only a short drive away. These give you the perfect opportunity to stay in the peace and quiet of the stunning Kent Downs, whilst being easily able to travel to town and enjoy all it has to offer.
Kent is famous for its smallholdings farms, and today has hundreds of charming converted oasts and barns, complete with historic features, original timbers, and thatched roofs. Of course though, they also are fully outfitted with modern creature comforts and really let you live a luxury lifestyle in an authentic and rustic environment. This seamless blend of country romance with modern comfort is what makes staying in a holiday let in Maidstone so appealing and enjoyable.
And beyond the countryside, one of the best places to stay in Maidstone is within the grounds of Leeds Castle itself – it really is really something to write home about. Converted guard houses and carer’s cottages, they come with free entry to the castle itself, as well as the full use of nearby Mercure Hotel’s gym and leisure facilities. You really have the best opportunity to take advantage of all that’s on offer, whilst still maintaining your own space.
There are dozens of wonderful houses available near Maidstone that you can rent for any period of time your wish, be it an impromptu weekend break, a long over-due family holiday, or even a short term let whilst you move home or are on a business trip!
If you’re a fan of walking holidays, or want to bring along your dog and enjoy the evenings exploring the Weald of Kent, staying near Maidstone will give you the ideal base from which to do so. And, with fantastic links to both London and The Continent via ferry or train, there really is nowhere better to really immerse yourself in the thick of things and see all that the South East has to offer.
With so much to see and do, it’s no wonder so many people flock to this wonderful area of the country all year around. Book your stay and see for yourself today!