Kent Coast & Castles 5 Days - King Charles Hotel
We visit Winston Churchill�s home, the spectacular Kew gardens and explore Penshurst Place, the former hunting lodge of Henry VIII where he courted his second wife, Anne Boleyn.
PLEASE NOTE: Price is per person and based on two people sharing a twin/double room. Single room supplements and upgrades are not included.
FIVE DAY (FOUR NIGHT) TOUR
Full Day Excursion to Margate, Ramsgate & Hornby Visitor Centre
We take a trip along the North Kent coast to Margate, home to the new Turner Gallery, many unique and interesting shops and the official Hornby Toy Museum museum entry included in tour cost. We continue to Ramsgate, with its redeveloped marina, and museums on subjects as diverse as Maritime history, Microcomputers, and Pugin architecture.
Full Day Excursion to Scotney Castle.
We journey to the High Weald, a designated Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty, to visit the delightful house and gardens of Scotney Castle entry included in tour cost. The ruined "Old Castle" stands on a moated island surrounded by sloping wooded gardens with many beautiful flowering shrubs. The "New Castle" was built in the 1800s in Tudor style with more formal lawns and planting. We also visit historic Maidstone on the return journey.
Half Day Excursion to Sheerness & Isle of Sheppey.
The expansive beach at Sheerness is backed by a long flat promenade and extensive gardens.
King Charles Hotel
Conveniently located in the heart of Gillingham, with its extensive shopping and amenities including the Royal Engineers Museum and Chatham Historic Dockyard, the King Charles Hotel offers quality accommodation and traditional dining. All of the 97 En Suite rooms include hairdryer, TV, telephone, free WiFi and tea/coffee making facilities. Full English breakfasts and 3-course evening meals (with choice) are served to your table in the hotel�s Aurora Restaurant. Lounge bar. Lift. Tel: 01634 830303.