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 | Anne's Restaurant

There’s a newcomer to the Folkestone restaurant scene - one that’s offering relaxed dining, creating jobs and helping aspiring young talent earn their hospitality stripes.

FH: Stories | Christmas in Folkestone

Christmas markets, festive steam train journeys and Santas on the run - our guide to visiting Folkestone this Christmas.

FH: STORIES | Our guide to visiting the Folkestone Triennial

Immerse yourself in The Plot, a curated outdoor arts exhibition of over 25 new artworks by internationally acclaimed artists to be found right across Folkestone. So, plot out your visit (pardon the pun) with our guide to visiting the Folkestone Triennial.

FH: stories | Where To Eat, Drink, Stay and Visit in Dymchurch

This coastal village in the Folkestone and Hythe district is slightly off the beaten track but has plenty of places to explore, eat and drink.  

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

From a £2 million renovation to the impact of the COVID-19 pandemic, Daniel shared with us The Burlington Hotel’s story and why its location in Folkestone is fantastic for those looking to visit, live and work.

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.

FH: stories | Terlingham Vineyard

Set in the Kent countryside at Hawkinge, with views across the English Channel, is a family-run vineyard that was named in The Times earlier this year as one of the top UK vineyards to visit.

FH Stories | Let's get back to the things we love in Folkestone & Hythe

Experience the Extraordinary in Folkestone & Hythe! Are you getting back to doing the things you love this summer?

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).


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


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