Perfectly placed to explore Kent, there’s plenty to do and see nearby.
The beautiful seaside town of Whitstable is only a 10 minute drive from The White Horse. This quintessential English seaside town is famous for its oysters, the working harbour and array of independent shops, cafes, restaurants and bars.
Faversham & Oare
The pretty market town of Faversham is only a short 10 minute drive from The White Horse. With over 300 listed buildings, this picturesque town is a lovely place to spend an afternoon.
Take a trip to the beautiful historic city of Canterbury for the day. Only 15 minutes away by car, this popular tourist destination is home to three UNESCO World Heritage Sites, including Canterbury Cathedral, resting place of Archbishop Thomas Becket.
30 minutes from The White Horse is Margate, a popular British seaside destination famous for its sweeping golden beach and traditional seaside amusement park, Dreamland.
The White Horse is fortunate to have a range of countryside walks right on our doorstep, whether you want a coastal walk, views of the rolling hills or an adventure through the ancient woodlands, our corner of East Kent has it all.
Golf & Cricket
Enjoy a round of golf at one of Kent’s prestigious golf courses. Royal St George’s, Royal Cinque Ports and Prince’s golf clubs have all previously hosted The Open Championship and are located along the Kent coast, around a 35 minute drive from The White Horse.
Homes & Gardens
Explore some of Kent’s magnificent stately homes and their stunning gardens. We’re privileged to have Mount Ephraim, Belmont House, Goodnestone Park Gardens and Godinton House right on our doorstep and the magnificent Leeds Castle is not far away.
At The White Horse we love the still and sparkling award-winning wines from the Gusbourne vineyards in Appledore, Kent. Tours of the vineyard and estate can be arranged for hotel guests. Just ask a member of our Team.