Maidstone in the county town of Kent sits just 32 miles from London. This heritage town is a popular tourist attraction for people of all ages. Surrounded by castles, idyllic countryside, history and must-try eateries, it’s the perfect place to visit come rain or shine. When you stay at one of our hotels in Maidstone, you’ll find yourself just a hop and a skip from all of the action and attractions, including delightful places to enjoy afternoon teas, stunning countryside and fantastic shopping and markets.
Cheap hotels in Maidstone
Book one of our Maidstone hotels and enjoy all this area has to offer, including attractions such as Clare Park – a gift to the town from Sir Edward Sharp, founder of Sharp’s Toffees, located 11 miles from our Medway M2 hotel. Other nearby attractions include Kent Life – 28 acres of family fun situated 11 minutes from our Maidstone Central hotel and a great spot to take the children. Maidstone Museum & Bentlif Art Gallery is another popular tourist spot and one of Maidstone’s leading attractions. It’s here you can view a number of diverse, temporary exhibitions, boasting mediums such as photography, costume and art, meaning there is always something new to see.
Things to do in Maidstone
This picturesque town is the perfect destination to visit if you’re travelling with the entire family. Stay at one of our hotels in Maidstone and you’ll be able to visit as many of the area’s attractions as desired. Mote Park is a must-visit if you enjoy the great outdoors, especially as it boasts over 440 acres of idyllic green space. Leeds Castle, just five miles outside of the main town, is also nearby and is often described as one of the most stunning castles in the country. From falconry displays to maze gardens, to children’s play areas and gardens, there’s plenty to do and see here.