Ashford International Train Station - your gateway to the garden of England
Ashford International Train Station is a mainline UK hub running services to London, Canterbury, Brighton and Dover, as well as around 37 Eurostar departures a week running to destinations including Paris, Brussels, Disneyland Paris, Marseille, Lille and the French Alps. With fast trains and facilities including a café, bureau de change, cash point and ParkMark® Safer Parking car park, this station offers great service to inland and overseas commuters.
Fashionistas will enjoy grabbing a bargain or two at McArthurGlen Ashford - a designer outlet with around 80 stores offering knock-down prices. Find out why Kent is known as the garden of England with a trip to Godinton House and Gardens, a warmly atmospheric house with 12 acres of beautiful gardens. While in Ashford don’t miss a walk to St George’s Square where you’ll see one of the town’s most famous landmarks: a World War One Mark 4 “female” tank, the only example still in existence. For another interesting slice of history pay a visit to the restored and working Willesborough Windmill, open to the public on summer weekends.
Leeds Castle - a breathtaking vision
Leeds Castle is one of England’s most famous sights and just over 20 minutes away by car. Your ticket price gives access for a year and once in you can explore the spectacular interiors, gardens and kids’ playgrounds. Looking for a cheap hotel Near Ashford International Train Station? Travelodge Ashford Hotel is only 10 minutes’ drive away or Travelodge Canterbury Chaucer Central Hotel is great for visiting Canterbury.