Discover the history of Chiddingstone Castle
While it may be best known these days as an award-winning wedding venue in the heart of Kent, Chiddingstone Castle is steeped in heritage with roots which can be traced back to the early 1500s. There is plenty to discover while exploring the castle itself or its beautiful 35 acres of gardens and grounds.
Head to Nearby Hever Castle
If one castle isn't enough, you'll find the historic Hever Castle Nearby. The childhood home of Anne Boleyn is set in 125 acres of stunning grounds complete with adventure playground and maze. Inside there are dozens of rooms filled with furniture, tapestries and antiques to explore.
More stunning sights in rural Kent
Chiddingstone Castle is one of a number of stunning locations which can be found in Kent, so do not forget to check out the likes of Penshurst Place and Groomsbridge Place Estates while in the area too. Planning a trip to Chiddingstone Castle? Travelodge Tunbridge Wells Hotel is just a 25-minute drive from the site, while Travelodge Gatwick Airport Central Hotel is a great value option if you are travelling from further afield.