Make Kent Your Garden

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Kent is renowned as the Garden of England and we want you to make it your own. Select the icons to refine the content and find information to suit your needs more quickly.

Visiting Our Garden

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Summer delights

Begin the season with a visit to one of the many beautiful gardens that the area has to offer. Breath in the amazing scents of the new summer flowers that are in bloom. 

Treat Dad to a special Fathers day feast in a lovely pub or restuarant then work it all off with a  walk or cycle in the picturesque countryside.

If art is a passion of yours then the South East Open Studios is a must, at the annual event held in June you will find a wide range of work on show.  This event is free to members of the public.

There's plenty of reasons to dust off your dancing shoes this summer with Tentertainment which is Tenterden's free music festival held in July, perfect for all the family.  And who could forget  Create  - Ashford's free live music festival showcasing local talent.

Photo credit Lewis J Brockway

The Conningbrook

The Conningbrook has 27 en-suite bedrooms, restaurant, large bar and a beautiful garden. It also has conference facilities for up to 70 delegates, who can be accommodated in a variety of function rooms.

In addition Shepherd Neame is dedicated to upholding the finest traditions of the English pub. Our award winning ales are served alongside excellent quality food, with many menu items incorporating fresh local produce and specials that are changed regularly.

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