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why you need a holiday in Kent

  • holidays
December 11, 2018

Nothing feels better than relaxing with your loved ones, and I’m here to tell you why Kent is a place you need to take a holiday. Holidays in Kent are filled with fun things to do for all ages, interesting sights to be seen and fabulous accommodation to relax in during your downtime. A holiday at our 5 star Canterbury Reach Lodge Retreat destination offers the perfect place to base yourself, with beautiful holiday lodges in Kent to enjoy and ideally placed to explore the local area. Read on below for reasons why holidays in Kent should be in your future.

great places to eat

Canterbury is a city that takes food seriously and is home to a number of fantastic places to eat, including Kathton House on the high street, which offers delicious fine dining in a relaxed and intimate atmosphere. For the best chicken in Canterbury, head to Saint Smokey’s BBQ House where this father and son team will blow you away with mouth-watering Caribbean dishes, which have been passed down for 4 generations. Kent has so much to offer all the foodies out there.

attractions for everyone

There will be something for everyone to do in Canterbury and Kent, whether you want to explore the historic Canterbury Cathedral, or maybe you’d like to learn all about Chaucer, his poems and the famous Canterbury Tales, which is a fabulous immersive attraction taking you back to Medieval England. Or discover the award-winning Howlett’s Wild Animal Park, which is home to over 400 animals to meet, including the largest African Elephant herd in the UK! There really is something for everyone.

dog friendly places

Canterbury Reach offers wonderful pet-friendly holidays in Kent and there are lots of dog-friendly attractions all over Canterbury for you and your pupper to visit. Including the Kent & East Sussex Historical Railway, where you can explore endless railway walks and a full programme of events all year round to get involved with, from Halloween, Christmas and Easter fun days. Or head to the spectacular Mount Ephraim Gardens, with 10 acres of Edwardian gardens to stroll through, including the water gardens, the stunning rose garden and the perfectly manicured topiary garden, you and your pooch will love discovering all the dog friendly attractions in Kent!

beautiful holiday accommodation in Canterbury, Kent

Enjoy our wonderful holiday lodges in Kent at Canterbury Reach Lodge Retreat, with a peaceful atmosphere and beautiful surroundings to soak up. Our lodges come fully equipped with everything you could need for a self-catering holiday, including fully fitted kitchens with all the essentials, ovens, microwaves and fridge/freezers, as well as some added extras such as wine cooler fridges. The open plan, large living spaces is bathed in natural light from the floor to ceiling windows and boast flat-screen TV’s, the comfiest of sofas to relax in, charming dining areas and French doors leading on to the private decking, where you can sit and soak up the countryside. Our sumptuous bedrooms range from spacious twins to luxurious king size rooms, with dressing areas and beautiful en-suites, the family bathrooms are large and luxurious. Our wide range of accommodation in Canterbury, Kent caters to all party sizes, from an intimate romantic getaway, to a full family and friend get-together holiday, there will be a perfect holiday lodge for you!

Canterbury Reach Lodge Retreat really is ideally placed to explore the historic city and the wider Kent area. Explore all the tourist attractions, and discover the hidden treasures, including stunning hidden art sculptures throughout the city, and take a truly unique tour with the Canterbury River Tours company, who’s well-informed guides will take you on a peaceful boat trip around the city and show everything you need to see, all from a wonderfully unique angle.

Now do you see why I know a holiday in Kent is in your future? Canterbury has so much to offer, as does the wider local area, why not book your Canterbury Reach Lodge Retreat holiday now and start planning your holiday?

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