5 Days
15th June 2023 & 28th September 2023
From £589

Kent's Historic Houses and Gardens

For many years, Kent has been referred to as The Garden of England with its spectacular coastline views, white cliffs, rolling green hills, and beautiful scenery.  Kent also has many historic houses with fascinating pasts.

Price is based on 30 passengers sharing a twin or double room - 10 singles at no supplement.

  • Itinerary/Excursions


    Churchill bought Chartwell in 1922, and used it as a main writing, painting and entertaining base in the '20s and '30s. The National Trust has since taken over the preservation of the house, along with many of Churchill's amateur paintings.

    The Historic Chatham Dockyard

    Expect to see lots of historic Royal Navy dockships at this 18th-century museum! The first Royal Dockyard to build submarines, there is lots of maritime history to be discovered here.

    Hever Castle & Gardens

    The childhood home of Anne Boleyn, Hever Castle & Gardens was the seat of the Boleyn family from 1462 to 1539. Hever later passed ownership to Henry VIIIs later wife, Anne of Cleves. William Waldorf Astor saved the castle from falling into decline by investing time, money and imagination into restoring the castle, with the 'Tudor Village' and magnificent gardens and lake being commissioned to transform the castle into a home that envisions wealth, history and passion.

  • Your Holiday Includes

    • 4 nights at the Bridgewood Manor, Chatham
    • Dinner, Bed & Breakfast
    • Hever Castle
    • HIstoric Chatham Dockyard
    • Chartwell if NT member
    • Private coach travel
    • Services of an experienced driver throughout your stay
    • 10 singles at no supplement
    • Cancellation Refund Policy
  • Hotel Details

    Bridgewood Manor AA«««« (Chatham)

    The hotel is designed around a beautiful inner courtyard providing a tranquil area to sit in the summer months and enjoy a refreshing drink.  In the colder months, there is nothing like sitting by one of the open fires and letting the hotel team take care of your every need.  Squires Restaurant provides a relaxed atmosphere in which to enjoy dinner.  Squires Bar is open throughout the day.  Relax mid morning with a coffee and the paper, enjoy a leisurely lunch, indulge in a traditional afternoon tea or treat yourself to a pre dinner cocktail or post dinner aperitif.  Leisure facilities at the hotel include swimming pool, sauna, steam room and cardio gym.  The en-suite bedrooms have TV, telephone, trouser press or ironing facilities, free internet access, hairdryer and hospitality tray.  The hotel has a lift.  (100 bedrooms – 3 ground floor)


  • Dates

    15th June 2023

    28th September 2023


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