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Cottage for 6 people, with garden
St Margaret's at Cliffe, Kent
from
£56per night
Holiday home for 2 people, with garden
Bonnington, Kent Downs
from
£66per night
Cottage for 4 people, with view and garden
4 pers., 2 bedrooms
4.7
4 reviews
Meopham, Kent Downs
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£47per night
Cottage for 6 people, with garden
4.1
15 reviews
Kingsdown, Kent
from
£50per night
Cottage for 6 people, with garden
4.6
11 reviews
Deal, Kent
from
£41per night
Cottage for 2 people, with garden
4.5
19 reviews
Whitstable, Kent
from
£42per night
Cottage for 6 people, with garden
6 pers., 2 bedrooms, 200m to the beach
4.6
10 reviews
Ramsgate, Kent
from
£46per night
Cottage for 2 people, with garden
2 pers., 1 bedroom, 200m to the beach
4.7
14 reviews
Deal, Kent
from
£40per night
Holiday home for 6 people, with garden
Elmsted, Kent Downs
from
£128per night
Holiday home for 10 people
10 pers., 4 bedrooms, 90m², 700m to the beach
Folkestone, Kent Downs
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£114per night
Holiday home for 2 people, with pool, with pets
Benenden, High Weald
from
£62per night
Cottage for 4 people, with garden
4 pers., 2 bedrooms
3.2
6 reviews
Lenham, Kent Downs
from
£41per night
Cottage for 6 people, with garden
6 pers., 3 bedrooms, 150m to the beach
2.2
5 reviews
Kingsdown, Kent
from
£38per night
Holiday home for 4 people
Deal, Kent
from
£95per night
Holiday home for 4 people, with garden
Elmsted, Kent Downs
from
£103per night
Cottage for 2 people, with garden
4.3
8 reviews
Kent, South East England
from
£38per night
Holiday home for 4 people
Boughton Aluph, Kent Downs
from
£94per night
Holiday home for 6 people, with view and garden
4.5
8 reviews
Benenden, High Weald
from
£83per night
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Highlights in Kent

  • Colourful seaside towns
  • Award-winning vineyards
  • Historic castles
  • Picturesque countryside
  • White Cliffs of Dover

Most popular in Kent

Internet 1,575
Pet allowed 526
Balcony/Terrace 651
TV 1,486
Garden 1,040
Parking 1,301
Washing machine 1,305
View 130
Heating 1,349

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Prices and availability

Prices

June
July
August
September
October
£242
23 May - 30 May
£155 per night
30 May - 06 Jun
£164 per night
06 Jun - 13 Jun
£162 per night
13 Jun - 20 Jun
£162 per night
20 Jun - 27 Jun
£164 per night
27 Jun - 04 Jul
£167 per night
04 Jul - 11 Jul
£173 per night
11 Jul - 18 Jul
£203 per night
18 Jul - 25 Jul
£242 per night
25 Jul - 01 Aug
£219 per night
01 Aug - 08 Aug
£184 per night
08 Aug - 15 Aug
£182 per night
15 Aug - 22 Aug
£179 per night
22 Aug - 29 Aug
£177 per night
29 Aug - 05 Sep
£180 per night
05 Sep - 12 Sep
£173 per night
12 Sep - 19 Sep
£165 per night
19 Sep - 26 Sep
£176 per night
26 Sep - 03 Oct
£188 per night
03 Oct - 10 Oct
£187 per night
10 Oct - 17 Oct
£183 per night
17 Oct - 24 Oct
£195 per night
24 Oct - 31 Oct
£204 per night
31 Oct - 07 Nov
£206 per night
Average price per week

Availabilities

June
July
August
September
October
63 %
23 May - 30 May
28 %
30 May - 06 Jun
38 %
06 Jun - 13 Jun
42 %
13 Jun - 20 Jun
39 %
20 Jun - 27 Jun
37 %
27 Jun - 04 Jul
40 %
04 Jul - 11 Jul
40 %
11 Jul - 18 Jul
32 %
18 Jul - 25 Jul
32 %
25 Jul - 01 Aug
35 %
01 Aug - 08 Aug
35 %
08 Aug - 15 Aug
40 %
15 Aug - 22 Aug
43 %
22 Aug - 29 Aug
42 %
29 Aug - 05 Sep
48 %
05 Sep - 12 Sep
51 %
12 Sep - 19 Sep
53 %
19 Sep - 26 Sep
54 %
26 Sep - 03 Oct
57 %
03 Oct - 10 Oct
62 %
10 Oct - 17 Oct
62 %
17 Oct - 24 Oct
61 %
24 Oct - 31 Oct
60 %
31 Oct - 07 Nov
63 %
Percentage of available lettings

Holiday rentals and lettings in Kent

A break in relaxing and unique rentals in the south of England

Whether it's a sunny seaside break or an escape to the picturesque countryside, Kent has it all. If you are seeking a peaceful getaway, then look no further than our holiday rentals situated in the southeast county. Dubbed the “Garden of England”, soak up the tranquility of staying in a rural accommodation away from the hustle and bustle of often overwhelming city life. For something closer to the shore, Kent has many quaint seaside towns scattered along the coast, making it the perfect location for a relaxing and fun-filled family seaside trip.

A wide choice of holiday lettings in a beautiful area

In Kent you will find the perfect holiday rentals to suit your next trip. You are spoilt for choice with an array of cosy properties nestled all over the rolling English countryside. Treat yourself to a romantic couples retreat at one of the many holiday rentals that are equipped with a hot tub. Want somewhere perfect for the whole family? Not a problem, many of the holiday lettings available in Kent have their own private gardens, perfect for the kids to run around in - and a lot of them even allow dogs! If you’d rather a holiday by the beach, Kent boasts a number of seaside rentals with panoramic sea views, modern interiors and a range of sizes that accommodate up to 10 people.

Holidays in Kent

The area and getting around

A gateway to both London and Paris

Located in the most southeastern point of England, Kent offers a variety of different regions to suit all types of tourists. Head to Margate for a hipster vibe, Botany Bay near Broadstairs to try your hand at surfing or St. Margaret’s Bay, Dover to see where the swimmers who swim to France begin their Channel crossing. Shopping lovers can find themselves in retail heaven with a visit to Bluewater shopping centre - the largest in the whole of the south. If that isn’t enough to satisfy your retail needs, hop on a train and spend a day in London, with plenty of well-connected transport links to the capital from all over Kent. Go to the next level by taking the Eurostar from Ashford and cross the Channel to Paris in under 2 hours, perfect for a day of designer shopping, indulging on cheese and drinking fine wine in France.

Full of English charm and tradition

From the historic cathedral city of Canterbury, to the coastal town of Sandwich, the opportunities are endless. Every summer Kent attracts thousands of tourists to its coastal towns, as it offers over 50 beaches (including Viking Bay, the favourite beach of writer Charles Dickens) to choose from! The local fishing industry is rife, with many seaside restaurants serving up freshly caught local produce. Head to Whitstable and try the speciality oysters that have been caught and served up in the area for more than 2,000 years. Turn your attention inland and appreciate the many natural reserves the county has to offer: Kent Downs and the Elmley National Nature Reserve both offering activities such as hiking, stunning walks and cycling trails. We recommend that you hire a car so that you will have the freedom to travel all over the county at your disposal.

Travellers and activities

Kent for families

You certainly won’t run out of things to do to keep the kids happy all year round when visiting Kent. Appreciate the outdoors and all that nature has to offer at one of the many nature and wildlife parks, such as Howletts Wild Animal Park, where you can come face to face with the likes of elephants, tigers, lions and gorillas! For all the thrill-seeking families out there, a trip to Elveys-Canoe is the perfect family adventure day spent kayaking down the river. If you prefer something a little more chilled, simply take a stroll down the Broadstairs promenade where you can treat the kids (and yourself, of course) to some speciality Kentish ice cream at Morelli's.

Kent for history lovers

If learning about the past is what makes you tick, Kent is definitely the place to visit. Delve deeper into the county's historic roots at one of the many National Trust locations, including Chartwell, the home in which Sir Winston Churchill resided for over 40 years of his life. There is also no shortage of castles to be found in Kent. Admire the architecture at the 14th century Scotney Castle, learn about the over 900 year royal history Leeds Castle holds, and visit Dover Castle, the largest castle to be found in all of England.

Did you know that a statue of Pocahontas can be found in St Georges Park in Gravestone? This is the town in which the Native American princess was buried!

Top 5 travel tips in Kent

1. White Cliffs of Dover

One of Britain's most iconic locations, the White Cliffs of Dover, can be found in the county of Kent. Steeped in history, this coastal area is a prominent symbol which has long represented the United Kingdom as the first or last point you see when crossing the English Channel by boat. If you’re lucky enough to visit on a clear day, you will even be able to stand at the top of the cliffs and see out over the water to as far as France! These stunning cliffs are surprisingly made from white chalk and are a must-see when you are staying in Kent.

2. Satisfy your taste buds at a vineyard

If you are a lover of all things red, white or rosé then you are looking in the right place. Kent proudly boasts over 50 award-winning vineyards, giving you a wide array of options to choose from when planning the perfect romantic date. Chapel Down is one of the most famous and is also one of the UK’s leading producers of wine! Intimate guided tours through acres of vineyards, three-course meals at on-site restaurants and gift shops all provide you with everything you need for a day to remember. Explore where the magic happens with a glass of delicious sparkly in hand, what more could you want?

3. Go wild at Dreamland

Widely considered to be one of the oldest surviving amusement parks in Britain, Dreamland is definitely a special place to put on your Kent bucket list. Vintage rides that date back to the 1920s give this fun fair a totally unique vibe. Dreamland is also a cultural hub that is often the host of a variety of events, from sell-out concerts and club nights to circus performances, flea markets, art exhibitions and more. Grab your neon ankle-warmers, dust off your skates and head on down to the daily retro roller disco now!

4. Marvel at world-class art

If you wish to enrich your holiday with some culture, a visit to the Turner Contemporary art gallery is the perfect option. Head to Margate and be inspired by the artwork that is on show here and immerse yourself in whatever exhibition is on at the time. It has been known to house many famous artists, including Tracy Emin, who actually also grew up in Margate. The building is located overlooking the seaside, which makes for an ideal art-filled day followed by a late-night stroll along the promenade.

5. Canterbury Roman Museum

Take a glance back in time when you visit the Canterbury Roman Museum. Here you will find one of the only existing Roman mosaics in Britain. As well as the beautiful floor mosaic, the museum also proudly displays preserved wall paintings and a magnificent mosaic corridor, both of which were actually discovered following World War 2 during under-ground evacuations were taking place following the bombings. This museum offers a fascinating and educational trip for the whole family as you discover new things about Roman Canterbury.

FAQ: Frequently asked questions about holiday rentals in Kent

How much does it cost to rent a holiday letting in Kent?

Based on its annual average price of £155.30, Kent is not a destination that stands out for being the most expensive or the cheapest in the United Kingdom.

When can you get the best deals on holiday rentals in Kent?

According to our most recent historical data, the months that hurt your pocket the least in Kent are February, March, and November, with average prices from £138.95, £142.72 and £145.95, respectively.

When are holiday rentals more expensive in Kent?

When it comes to looking for a holiday rental in Kent, the months when it is most expensive are, in descending order, August, July and September with average prices per night of £184.22, £171.78, and £161.02, respectively.

Is Kent a good location for a last-minute getaway?

It's worthwhile to be proactive in Kent as only 45% of the properties remain free, according to our 2019 data.

What time of the year can I find more available holiday rentals?

The most available months, on average, are March (with an availability of 67.8%) June (67.4%), and May (64.25%), according to the trends observed in 2019.

During which months are there fewer rentals available in Kent?

The months with the lowest propereties available in Kent are, in order, August, September and October, with respective average availability figures of 13.4%, 24.5%, and 27.75%, based on data collected in 2019.

How many lettings are available in Kent?

We have 2600 properties for you in Kent, provided by our 20 local and international partners.

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