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County - Kent | Map
Tel code: 01303 | code search
Postcode: CT18 | code search
Population: 740
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Folk Customs:
Admiralty of the Medway
Biddenden Dole
Blessing the Sea and Diving for the Cross
Canterburys Hop Hoodening
Rochester Sweeps' Festival
St Bartholomew's Day Bun Race
The Offham Quintain

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Black Horse Inn
"This pub is my local pub, I have visited today and been absolutely disgusted with the staff behaviour Towards me a PAYING customer, I quickly went to the toilet and ..." More

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Densole is a small village in Kent located close to Hawkinge on the A260. It is three miles from Folkestone and 12 miles from Canterbury. There are several caravan and camping sites along the main Canterbury Road, as well as the Reinden Woodland. There is one pub, The Black Horse, on the Canterbury Road. The area has the entrance to the Channel Tunnel within its bounds. The Battle of Britain Museum on Aerodrome Road at Hawkinge houses a significant collection of Battle of Britain artefacts including aircraft, vehicles, weapons and relics from over 600 crashed aircraft. This, together with the Memorial at Capel, the Martello Towers at Folkestone and Dymchurch, and the sound mirrors at Greatstone demonstrate the area's rich "frontline heritage." Folkestone’s Leas Promenade is a mile of manicured lawns with views over the Channel to France, the fishing harbour, Sunny Sands beach and the Lower Leas Coastal Park. The town's premier entertainment spot is the Leas Cliff Hall. The Creative Quarter in Folkestone's Old High Street is the place for arts and crafts. Nearby Sandgate houses many antiques and collectables shops. Other local attractions include the Port Lympne Wild Animal Park and the Romney, Hythe and Dymchurch Railway.

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Garden Lodge (0.27 miles)

Garden Lodge

The Garden Lodge, only 2.3 miles from Channel Tunnel, is a convenient and comfortable place to stay with secure parking. Close to Dover and Canterbury, our family-run guest house is well-decorated with clean rooms and ... More | visit website

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Crete Down (2.09 miles)

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Our guest house is situated in beautiful countryside on the North Downs Way and close to the Channel Ports and Tunnel. Situated in the heart of the Garden of England, Crete ... More

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Abbots Fireside (2.57 miles)

Abbots Fireside

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Welcome to The Abbot's Fireside Hotel, a 15th Century Hotel situated in the historic village of Elham. When you enter The Abbot's Fireside you will encounter a warm and friendly atmosphere. ... More

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Premier Inn Folkestone (2.62 miles)

Premier Inn Folkestone
Local attractions include Euro Tunnel, the historic Battle of Britain memorial, Leas Cliff Hall and Bouverie Place for shopping. Our Folkestone (Channel Tunnel) Premier Inn has everything you'd expect, incredibly comfy beds in every room and ... More | visit website
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The Marquis At Alkham (2.83 miles)

The Marquis At Alkham
The Marquis at Alkham is a strikingly contemporary restaurant with rooms. The product of a major renovation in 2008; The Marquis at Alkham has been utterly transformed. The property is spacious and light with ... More | visit website
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Holiday Inn Express Folkestone - Channel Tunnel (3.12 miles)

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Holiday Inn Express Folkestone Channel Tunnel opened in May 2008, is the newest accommodation and meeting facility in east Kent, the ideal location whether away on business or for pleasure. ... More

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The Rob Roy Guest House (3.15 miles)

The Rob Roy Guest House
The Rob Roy is situated only a short distance from Folkestone Harbour and the town centre. It is only 10 minutes from the Channel Tunnel and 20 minutes from the Dover ferries and the Eurostar ... More | visit website
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Lighthouse (3.32 miles)

Lighthouse
The Lighthouse Inn is set atop the White Cliffs of Dover, just outside Folkestone. Located in the picturesque village of Capel-le-Ferne, on the Old Dover Road, it has stunning panoramic views across the channel; France can be seen ... More | visit website
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Kentmere Guest House (3.46 miles)

Kentmere Guest House

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A warm welcome to Kentmere Guest House. Located in the centre of Folkestone, Kentmere offers friendly, comfortable accommodation. Located on the main tourist route and within easy walking distance of Folkestone ... More

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Wards Hotel & Restaurant (3.58 miles)

Wards Hotel & Restaurant

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Wards hotel is a spacious detached Edwardian Property. As a family run hotel, we recognise varied needs of our guests from business Executive, to touring ... More

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