See and Do

In Ashford and Tenterden do the things you dreamed of.  And those you've not thought of yet too.  Discover unique landscapes, world-famous gardens, surprising heritage, superb shops.  Sample fine food and wine, new sports, reviving spas.

This sublime slice of Kent's Garden of England is a natural activity zone.  Blockbuster walking and cycling trails wind beside soaring Downs, Wealden valleys and all-embracing marsh.  Golf courses range from celebrity-designed venues to friendly local affairs.

Drink in the beauty of exquisite gardens and great estates; renowned the world over for stunning floral displays and revolutionary designs.  Soak up a rich history; theatrical, agricultural and ecclesiastical, there are vintage railways and windmills too.


Ashford is also home to the famous Stevenson Brothers, rocking horse makers to Royalty and the rich and famous. Every horse is handmade by an expert craftsman to the highest standards. Take a look at The Making of Valegro, a tribute to the wonderful horse who won three Olympic golds with Britain's Charlotte Dujardin