Live

Urban vibe, coastal cool, rural retreat. Live the lifestyle you’ve always wanted.

Work

The ultimate flexible workplace? London in under an hour. Work from home. Or choose both.

Invest

A highly accessible location with a focus on growth and investment. Play a part in our future.

Visit

Prepare to be surprised by our arts festivals, safaris, historic adventures and beaches. All are welcome.

Welcome

So, what is it about Folkestone and Hythe? Put in the simplest of terms, it’s extraordinary.

This is a place that will delight and surprise, where you can find internationally acclaimed art down by the harbour, or practice your skateboarding at the world’s first multi-storey urban sports park. Where you can work on the beach or commute to London in under an hour. Where safaris on the Kent savannah meet Britain’s only classified desert at Dungeness.

Folkestone and Hythe blends coastal cool with urban vibe and rural adventures. Its people are passionate about where they live and work.

Extraordinary people and places are Folkestone and Hythe – your experience starts here.

Find out more

Visit

Kent’s largest wildlife attraction is home to more than 700 rare and endangered animals.

Work

Having Disney and Dreamworks on their client list, Progress are doing something right.

FH: stories | Lee Hooper

Lee Hooper and his wife Rosie made the move to Folkestone four years ago, hoping to put down roots for their young family and explore new business opportunities.

BRAND TOOLKIT

Many people, businesses and organisations share our passion for Folkestone and Hythe – by working together we will build the profile of the district. Here’s the essential who, what, where, when, how of our campaign and access to our brand toolkit.

SHARE YOUR STORY

Tell us what you find extraordinary about Folkestone & Hythe. From your favourite places, to memorable days out and the people and businesses who make it the place it is. We want to hear from you.