Destination guide

The beachside setting of Birchington is ready to explore

The area's monuments and history are just a few of the reasons to vacation in Birchington. Well known for its parks, bars and beaches, this welcoming city won't disappoint. Royal St George's Golf Club and St. Martin's Church are just a couple of the must-sees in the area. If you're looking for accommodations with space to entertain friends and family, HomeAway has plenty of options to choose from. Many rental homes offer full kitchens and laundry facilities, perfect for big groups.

Activities

Activities and attractions in and around Birchington

Are you searching for top things to see and do during your stay? Although it can be tempting to stay in your comfortable vacation rental, you'll want to experience everything that makes Birchington a fun place to get away. These are some of the major attractions to put on your list, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Dreamland (4.8 mi / 7.7 km)
  • Royal St George's Golf Club (7.8 mi / 12.5 km)
  • Westgate and Birchington Golf Club (2.8 mi / 4.6 km)
  • Strokes Adventure Golf (4.5 mi / 7.2 km)
  • St. Augustine's Golf Club (4.5 mi / 7.3 km)
  • Stonelees Golf Centre (4.7 mi / 7.6 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural features in Birchington

Whether you're an outdoor enthusiast or just want to spend some time taking in the scenery, Birchington is a great spot to appreciate mother nature. These are some of the area's most stunning features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Minnis Bay (0.9 mi / 1.5 km)
  • West Bay Beach (2.9 mi / 4.6 km)
  • Reculver Towers (3.2 mi / 5.2 km)
  • St Mildred's Bay (3.4 mi / 5.5 km)
  • Westbrook Bay (4.2 mi / 6.8 km)
  • Margate Beach (4.8 mi / 7.8 km)
How to get there

Transportation to and around Birchington

Fly into Manston (MSE-Kent Intl.), the closest airport, located 4 mi (6.5 km) from the city center. If you can't find a flight that's convenient for your trip, you could book a flight to London (SEN-Southend), which is 28.2 mi (45.4 km) away.

If you're traveling by train, the main station serving the city is Birchington-On-Sea Station.

Where to stay around Birchington?

Our 2019 property listings offer a large selection of 331 vacation rentals near Birchington. From 160 Houses to 95 Condos/Apartments, find a unique house rental for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best places to stay near Birchington for a holiday or a weekend are on HomeAway.

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

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

  • Dover (QQD-Dover Priory Train Station): 874 vacation rentals
  • Ramsgate Royal Harbour and Marina: 803 vacation rentals
  • Dover Beach: 859 vacation rentals
  • Margate Beach: 791 vacation rentals
  • Canterbury Cathedral: 1,105 vacation rentals

But there are many other points of interest around Birchington 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 Birchington?

Yes, of course. HomeAway has 160 Houses in Birchington. Our other popular types of vacation rentals in Birchington include:

  • Condos/Apartments: 95 rentals available
  • Villas: 2 rentals available
  • Cabins: 57 rentals available

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

Can I find a vacation rental with pool in Birchington?

Yes, you can select your preferred vacation rental with pool among our 7 vacation rentals with pool available in Birchington. Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available.