Holidays in Tonbridge, Kent
The market town of Tonbridge in Kent, England is an exciting holiday destination especially when staying in holiday rentals in Tonbridge. It's been a market town since the Middle Ages when the Earl of Gloucester was granted the right to hold a weekly market in 1259. Why not book Tonbridge holiday lettings close to the River Medway which makes a great base from which to explore the 11th century castle? Tonbridge Castle is considered to be by many historians one of England's greatest examples of a Motte and Bailey Castle and 13th century gatehouse. Find out about the history of the area and enjoy a picnic in the castle's gardens that overlook the beautiful River Medway.
Recreation for your break in a Tonbridge holiday cottage
There are plenty of recreational activities too such as the Tudor Cycle Trail that runs from the castle to Penshurst Place, a fortified Tudor manor house. It's a wonderful way to see the Kent countryside, nearby villages and farms. It won't take you long to reach Hop Farm from holiday cottages in Tonbridge. The children can help feed the goats, pigs, llamas and reindeer before taking a Dray ride with the Shire horses. After an action packed day, it's good to know you can return to holiday lettings Tonbridge for a sound night's sleep. Useful information: This county is great for holidaymakers of all ages, so consider a family holiday in Kent.