Visit Faversham and discover one of England’s most historic and charming towns, nestling between the rural delights of the Kent Downs and the austere beauty of its coastal wetlands. Enjoy the atmosphere of a picturesque market town with nearly 500 listed buildings. Faversham dates from pre-Roman times, is mentioned in the Domesday Book and is a bustling place with a fine range of independent shops.
Two minutes from the M2 and just over an hour from London by mainline train, Faversham is easily accessible. The area’s outstanding attractions are within a few minutes' drive of each other. With plentiful, excellent eateries, many using local produce, and with great retailing Faversham is an ideal destination for a day visit or a short break.
A warm welcome awaits at the area's fine accommodation, including family-run establishments with their own style and ambience. They are an excellent base for exploring local leisure activities and places of interest from country houses and gardens to the UK’s oldest brewery and from the national fruit collection to internationally important nature reserves.
Faversham also has some of the best walking in England, with way-marked routes through stunning Kent countryside.