Keeping everyone entertained!

Things to do During Lockdown

Simple steps for enjoying the Garden of England safely and responsibly.

Respect, Protect, Enjoy

Time to start planning

What's on your Wish List?

Who doesn't love Spring?

Springtime in the Garden of England

We understand your dog is part of the family too!

Dog Friendly!

Coronavirus (COVID-19)

In these unprecedented times the safety and well-being of our visitors is paramount. Our attractions, restaurants, hotels and B&Bs and leisure and shopping centres are mostly closed. Please also follow the latest government advice when taking exercise and travelling and remember that this should ideally be taken close to your home.  Please do not travel unless absolutely necessary.

We hope to see you again at some point in the future when the current situation improves, please check back regularly for any updates.  Please stay safe and well.


Important Information for Tourism Businesses

The Government has recently published  Coronavirus (COVID-19) guidance for employees, employers and businesses.

The Chancellor has also announced a number of measures to help businesses cope with the effects of the Coronavirus outbreak.  Please check the Ashford Borough Council website for details and updates about business support.




News, ideas and inspiration from the Visit Ashford and Tenterden team.

Come and Explore

Magic happens when contrasts combine which is certainly the case for Ashford and Tenterden. Here, the modern meets ancient, chic meets quaint, towns meet Downs, London and Europe are close and Old England stretches all around, giving countless compelling reasons to come and explore.