From the UK’s only desert at Dungeness, to safaris in Port Lympne and breathtaking views from the ridge of the North Downs and across the unique landscape of Romney Marsh; with the coastal charms of arty Folkestone and historic Hythe. Explore all the district has to offer.

FH: stories | Clifton Hotel

Perched on a cliff overlooking the English Channel, the Clifton Hotel dates back to 1864. This Victorian three-star hotel has a rich history and was in fact once six houses – knocked together into one hotel over a period of time.

FH: stories | 48 hours in Folkestone

Only an hour on the train from London St. Pancras or less than an hour in the car from London, Folkestone in Kent is the perfect destination for a cultural getaway.

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FH: stories | Romney, Hythe & Dymchurch Railway

If you’re looking for an extraordinary day out, few attractions are more quintessentially British than a day out aboard the Romney, Hythe and Dymchurch Railway (RHDR).

FH: stories | 48 hours in Romney Marsh

Get out of the city and into the wild – a weekend exploring the Romney Marsh is the perfect way to restore your mind, body and spirit.

FH: Stories | The Burlington Hotel

Since 1893, The Burlington Hotel has been a part of the fabric of Folkestone, and for the last 26 years the hotel has been under the ownership of Daniel Sangiuseppe and his family.

FH: stories | The Battle of Britain Memorial

Folkestone is the proud home of a national memorial dedicated to the bravery of those who fought in the Battle of Britain between 10 July and 31 October 1940. 

FH: stories | Port Lympne

If you’re looking for extraordinary, Port Lympne Hotel and Reserve has it all. Kent’s largest wildlife attraction is home to more than 700 rare and endangered animals.


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


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


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


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