Located in the South East, Ashford is a small town with a vast assortment of attractions and activities. From animal lovers to thrill seekers, and from keen shoppers to nature enthusiasts, Ashford has something for everyone.

Calling all animal lovers, The Big Cat Sanctuary and Port Lympne Reserve is within close proximity to Ashford. The latter is a wildlife and safari park, close to the town and is set over 600 acres. Home to the UK’s largest herd of black rhinos and various big cats, small cats, primates, and many other animals and species, Port Lympne provides a fun-packed day. Maybe you're particularly intrigued by the feline? If so you can meet tigers, lions, or cheetahs at The Big Cat Sanctuary and attend one of their 'big cat events'.

If you’re looking for thrills, you’re in luck. For the adventurous and daring the Pressure Point Escape Rooms will entertain puzzle-lovers who want to put their minds to the test.

Ashford Designer Outlet is a retail shopping centre, and with discounted designer brands, high street shops and numerous eateries it has all of your shopping needs covered.

Delve into Ashford’s history by visiting the Godinton House and Gardens, with guided tours of the magnificent Jacobean house and medieval hall. The house is set in beautifully maintained gardens and you are free to explore the estate via the various footpaths running through grounds.

For all the nature enthusiasts, a trip to the Kent Downs Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty is a must! With rolling farmland, magical woodlands and breath-taking landscapes, Kent Downs has unlimited walks and unbeatable tranquillity.