Ideal central location for exploring The South East a few Ideas


Golf Sandwich is notorious for its Links golf courses, including the Sandwich Open Golf course of Royal St Georges which last held the British Open in 2011,along with Princess Golf Course,and Royal Cinque Ports.Other courses within easy distance include Walmer and Kingsdown, St Augustines,and Broome Park

Cycling, Sandwich is situated on flat land ideal for the recreational cyclist (free cycle hire is available for guests staying more than one day) but for the more adventurist Cycle routes are numerous and include the Viking trail the Miners Way and Fowlmead Country Park (Tandems and professional cycles can be hired from Locks cycle shop Sandwich).

Walking, Explore the local area by foot around the local town trail steeped in history as the best preserved medieval town in the uk (let us know if you wish to book a tour) or head coastbound an area known for its exceptional scenery and wildlife or go inland along the old saxon shoreway with its wonderfull landscapes you will not be disappointed.

Sandwich Bay beach with a mixture of sand and pebbles here you can find the bird observatory and visit the Hide with a view over the lake can be easily accessed 1.5 mile walk from St Peters B and B

Richborough Castle a Roman Fort said to be symbolically the most important of all Roman sites in the UK witnessing both the beginning and almost the end of Roman rule (English Heritage) is within easy walking distance from St Peters B and B

Deal. Walmer, and Dover Castle can all be easily accessed by car bus or rail.

Wingham wildlife park, Howletts wild Animal Park and Sandwich Rare species conservation centre all convenient car by bus or rail

Visit the Turner Museum situated in the coastal town of Margate (admission free) Car,bus or train

Take a day trip to France from the port of Dover

Canterbury Cathedral is a 20mins car ride busses a little longer

Throughout the year there are many events organised within the town

  • Sandwich food fayre May
  • La Weekend Sandwich goes French for the Weekend June
    Folk and Ale Festival July
    Sandwich Festival August
    Medieval Events
    Live Music Weekly in local pubs
    St Peters Church holds art and sculpture exhibitions, craft fairs, organ recitals, and floral displays. Through out the summer
    St Marys Art Centre Hosts various events and concerts throughout the year
    Spend some time in the 1930s Art Deco designed charming adorable Sandwich Empire Cinema full of nostalgia
    Take the river bus and meander down to the estuary to view the seals that now frequent the area or go uptide and visit Richbourough roman fort

For Further Information checkout the Sandwich Events Website