|Tunbridge Wells offers Kentish town and country at its best.
Situated only 40 minutes from Gatwick airport and 1 hour from London terminals by train, the historic spa town of Royal Tunbridge Wells has welcomed visitors for over 400 years. Browse among the chic independent shops of the collonaded Pantiles and the High Street, with buzzy cafes bars, music and one-of-a-kind shops. Discover the history of the Wells, inspiring temporary exhibitions, and tourist information in the newly opened Amelia Scott in the town centre. Dine out at one of the many restaurants in the town including Thackerays, The Ivy, The Warren, La Follia, Sankey’s and many more chain and independent eateries. Stay in the town’s high-quality accommodation, there is something for everyone. The Hotel du Vin offers French food, excellent wines and a luxurious night’s sleep, while there’s elegant 4-star luxury at the Spa Hotel and smart comfort at the Mercure Tunbridge Wells. Or choose from the other individual hotels and comfortable Bed & Breakfast establishments in or near to the town centre like The Vineyard, Hever Castle or Mount Edgcumbe.