Gillingham is a charming little town in the heart of Kent, England. As a traditional market town, it's full of quaint, timeworn shops and cobbled streets. You can enjoy a pleasant stroll and some atmospheric sightseeing as you admire the characterful buildings, and the old and new architecture combine to create a truly unique atmosphere.
The nearby area is a green, rural paradise, a place where nature and man-made attractions work together. Whether you're keen to get out and about to explore the countryside, or looking for things to do closer to home, there's plenty on offer around Gillingham. Take your pick from the bustling farmers markets, wildlife walks, historic monuments, local attractions and traditional pubs.
Those looking for a more relaxing stay can also enjoy some of the area's best kept secrets. Escape to the nearby bird and wildlife reserves, or get away from it all with a delightful picnic by the riverside. Take a visit to Mote Park for a day of leisure or to explore its 132 acres of natural beauty. Or why not discover the original Roman villa ruins at Oad Street, one of Kent's most coveted treasures? No matter what you decide to do, you're sure to fall in love with the area.