Bethersden Tourism

Bethersden is a village and civil parish five miles (8 km) west of Ashford, Kent. The village has two public houses – The Bull and The George. It has a beautiful church (St Margaret's), built in the early 15th century, and a Baptist church (Union Chapel). Bethersden formerly well known for producing Bethersden Marble and was a centre of the Kentish wool trade.Lovelace Place in Bethersden was the birthplace of 17th-century poet Richard Lovelace. Several successful business have operated from the village: The Stevenson Brothers, who produce high-quality handmade rocking horses; W & D Cole, who make iron gates and railings; and the former Colt Houses, who sold prefabricated timber homes. The village has a football team and a cricket team, and a small primary school.The school has a very good tennis club by the park. The Bethersden Parish Records Society holds the original parish register, maps, books, photographs and other records relating to the village.


Find the best activities, restaurants and things to do in Bethersden, United Kingdom. Explore Bethersden travel guide before you plan your trip here. The nearest major city to Bethersden is London. Attractions in London include The London Eye, British Museum, Tower Of London. To explore Bethersden, set aside 1 to 2 number of your days. You'll be coming back for more!

Get, set and plan a journey with this amazing travel planner for Bethersden that shall leave you with plenty of memories at the end of your trip.

Bethersden Trip Planner

Plan your customized day by day trip plan for Bethersden. Choose from various experinces categories as adventure, romantic and family and kids friendly for your trip using using Bethersden trip planner.