Where to stay around Folkestone?

Our 2019 property listings offer a large selection of 485 vacation rentals near Folkestone. From 238 Houses to 141 Cottages, find a unique house rental for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best places to stay near Folkestone for a holiday or a weekend are on HomeAway.

What are the popular points of interest near where I can stay when traveling to Folkestone?

HomeAway offers a large selection of vacation rentals near lovely places in Folkestone. From HomeAway travelers, the most popular points of interest to stay for a holiday trip or just for a weekend are:

  • Folkestone Beach: 887 vacation rentals
  • Sandgate Beach: 1,187 vacation rentals
  • Sene Valley Golf Club: 1,541 vacation rentals
  • Elham Valley Railway Museum: 1,516 vacation rentals
  • Folkestone Central Station: 946 vacation rentals

But there are many other points of interest around Folkestone listed on HomeAway where you can find your place to stay. Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available near the point of interest of your choice.

Can I rent Houses in Folkestone?

Yes, of course. HomeAway has 238 Houses in Folkestone. Our other popular types of vacation rentals in Folkestone include:

  • Cottages: 141 rentals available
  • Bungalows: 141 rentals available
  • Condos/Apartments: 66 rentals available

But you can also enjoy a great stay in one of our other vacation rentals including Villas and more.

Can I find a vacation rental with pool in Folkestone?

Yes, you can select your preferred vacation rental with pool among our 39 vacation rentals with pool available in Folkestone. Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available.

    Head to the friendly city of Folkestone

    The area's entertainment and theater scene are just a few of the reasons to vacation in Folkestone. This welcoming and romantic city entices travelers with its seaside and beaches. Canterbury Cathedral and Dover Museum are just a couple of the must-sees in the area. A vacation rental can help make your stay complete—many rentals come with a full kitchen and laundry facilities.

    Activities and attractions in and around Folkestone

    Are you hoping to find things to do in the city? Although it can be tempting to stay in your comfortable vacation rental, you'll want to check out everything that makes Folkestone a one-of-a-kind vacation spot. Here are some of the most popular attractions to put on your list, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

    • Royal St George's Golf Club (16.1 mi / 25.8 km)
    • Leas Lift (0.1 mi / 0.2 km)
    • Sene Valley Golf Club (3.4 mi / 5.5 km)
    • Port Lympne Wild Animal Park and Gardens (7.3 mi / 11.7 km)
    • Walmer and Kingsdown Golf Club (12 mi / 19.2 km)
    • Howletts Wild Animal Park (13.2 mi / 21.3 km)

    Seasonal weather averages in Folkestone

    If you're hoping to enjoy some warm-weather activities on your vacation, July, August, June and September are the hottest months to visit, when temperatures average 69°F.

    Exploring the beaches and other natural features in Folkestone

    Whether you're an adventurous traveler or just want to take in the scenery, Folkestone is a great place to spend some time outside. These are some of the area's most enchanting features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

    • Lower Leas Coastal Park (0.5 mi / 0.8 km)
    • Folkestone Beach (0.6 mi / 0.9 km)
    • Sandgate Beach (1.5 mi / 2.4 km)
    • Fisherman's Beach (4.5 mi / 7.3 km)
    • Samphire Hoe (4.6 mi / 7.5 km)
    • Hythe Beach (4.7 mi / 7.5 km)