Destination guide

Why people love visiting friendly Faversham

Enjoy the history and other features of Faversham. Travelers to this welcoming city praise the bars, parks and local tours. Canterbury Cathedral and Leeds Castle 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 Faversham

Do you want to find top things to see and do while you're in the area? Although it can be tempting to stay in your comfortable vacation rental, you'll want to experience everything that makes Faversham a fun place to get away. Here are some of the major attractions to see, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Southend Pier (18.3 mi / 29.4 km)
  • Faversham Golf Club (1.7 mi / 2.7 km)
  • Boughton Golf Club (2.4 mi / 3.9 km)
  • Sittingbourne Golf Centre (6.1 mi / 9.8 km)
  • Whitstable and Seasalter Golf Club (7.3 mi / 11.8 km)
  • Sittingbourne and Kemsley Light Railway (7.6 mi / 12.2 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural features in Faversham

Whether you're looking for fun outdoor activities or just want to spend some time taking in the scenery, Faversham is a great place to get outside. Here are some of the area’s most stunning sights, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Brogdale Collections (0.8 mi / 1.4 km)
  • Oare Gunpowder Works County Park (2.3 mi / 3.7 km)
  • Mount Ephraim Gardens (3.1 mi / 5 km)
  • Whitstable Beach (7 mi / 11.3 km)
  • Westgate Gardens (8.2 mi / 13.1 km)
  • Tankerton Beach (8.7 mi / 14.1 km)
How to get there

Transportation options to and around Faversham

The nearest airport is in Manston (MSE-Kent Intl.), located 20.6 mi (33.2 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 20.7 mi (33.4 km) away.

If you prefer train travel, make your way to Faversham Station or Faversham Selling Station and explore the city from there.

Where to stay around Faversham?

Our 2019 property listings offer a large selection of 531 vacation rentals near Faversham. From 324 Houses to 53 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 Faversham for a holiday or a weekend are on HomeAway.

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

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

  • Fleur de Lis Heritage Centre: 789 vacation rentals
  • Shepherd Neame Brewery: 841 vacation rentals
  • Oare Gunpowder Works County Park: 797 vacation rentals
  • Chart Gunpowder Mill: 864 vacation rentals
  • Maison Dieu: 755 vacation rentals

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

Yes, of course. HomeAway has 324 Houses in Faversham. Our other popular types of vacation rentals in Faversham include:

  • Condos/Apartments: 53 rentals available
  • Villas: 3 rentals available
  • Cabins: 113 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 Faversham?

Yes, you can select your preferred vacation rental with pool among our 35 vacation rentals with pool available in Faversham. Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available.