Kent in Britain is affectionately known as the “Garden of England” for its profusion of orchards and agricultural farms. The main city in Kent is Canterbury, a UNESCO World Heritage Site. Not to be missed is the famous Canterbury Cathedral with its breathtaking Gothic architecture and awe-inspiring interiors. Kent is blessed with beaches, dramatic coastlines, varied landscapes, and peaceful farmlands, making it a perfect holiday destination. For those looking for a unique getaway with friends and family in Kent, here are some private properties that allow small events and convivial gatherings. Check out our list of the nine best party houses to rent in Kent, UK.
Located about 8 kilometres (5 miles) from the town of Sandwich, Knowlton Properties provides a range of traditional English houses and cottages for rent which can accommodate 21 people. All the houses have fully equipped kitchens, separate dining areas, and cosy bedrooms. Also, these rentals come with fireplaces or wood-burning stoves for cold days. The estate is located on sprawling grounds perfect for outdoor exploration and garden parties. Guests are welcome to organise intimate gatherings or family celebrations at any of these houses.
Address: Knowlton Court Knowlton
Invoice provided Golf course (within 3 km) First aid kit available Meeting/banquet facilities Staff follow all safety protocols as directed by local authorities Pets allowed Non-smoking rooms Fire extinguishers
Bridge Cottages is a pair of newly renovated homes that is about five minutes drive to Canterbury and an hour’s drive to London. From a village school, the building has been converted into two units and each comes with a separate entrance, a living and sleeping quarter, and a kitchen. Ideal for a family get-together, the entire property has 5 bedrooms that can sleep up to 10 people. Guests can look forward to relaxing on the expansive lawn and attached patio. Private events are allowed, but please notify the owner in advance.
★Bridge Cottages★Huge garden + Village setting + Near Canterbury + Dog Friendly
Top guest reviewsand the most important thing of all is that the whole cottage is cleanthe fire was cozy the kitchens well equipped everything was super clean and thoughtfully preparedthe property was perfect for us clean and presented to a very high standard
Host:james and aiyoki are so accommodating and very thoughtful hostjames is a great host who gives clear guidance and is available when neededjames was a great host ensured we had all we needed without being intrusivejames could not have been more helpfuljames the host is really friendly and made the check in/out relaxed and easyRead more reviewseasy to get to park & ride for canterbury where we enjoyed the river tour
Located in Ramsgate, this well-appointed Georgian townhouse is only a few steps to the beach and just a few minutes walk to the supermarket, restaurants, and pubs. Perfect for a holiday getaway, it can sleep up to 10 people in 5 bedrooms with 2.5 baths spread over 4 storeys. The large sitting room has a balcony with stunning sea views. Guests can access the private deck or patio area for outdoor dining. The property has a large kitchen perfect for communal cooking, free WiFi, and cable TV. Pets and children are welcome and parties are allowed as long as the volume is turned down before 11 pm.
5 bed, Georgian townhouse by the sea, sleeps 10
This pet-friendly property is great for a group of 8 people, and it comes with 3 bedrooms and 2.5 baths. The bungalow allows events and has a large fenced garden perfect for summer cookouts and picnics. There are lots of places of interest around the property, some of which are within walking distance. Guests can explore the town of New Romney where they can find a supermarket and a butcher shop selling local free-range meat. Aside from that, guests can also visit Hythe, a port town with an antique market every Friday and Saturday or explore Rye, a medieval village with quirky shops.
Spacious & Modern Bungalow By The Sea, New Romney, Hythe & Dymchurch
Top guest reviewsall the beds most comfortable and 3 bathrooms - whole property beautifully decorated and all mod cons provideda very spacious bungalow which was very comfortable and well equipped
Host:well catered for by hosts would recommend to anyoneRead more reviewsgreat location near the beach and easy to walk into dymchurchi was amazed about the locationclose to the beach and a short drive to dymchurch with children's entertainments and shopsthe dymchurch amusement park was a 5 minutes drive and paid parking was available toothe bungalow is just a short walk from a very nice beach which would be ideal in hot weather
This seaside cottage comes with three bedrooms and one bathroom. It is ideal for small group getaways and can accommodate up to eight people. This traditional fisherman cottage is spread over three storeys. As for the amenities, it comes with free WiFi, a fully equipped kitchen, heating, and a fireplace. The backyard features an outdoor seating area where guests can set up a party. If you are in the mood to venture out, the beach, restaurants, and shops are all within walking distance.
Smugglers Cottage, opposite beach, Whitstable, Kent
Top guest reviewsvery comfortable and lovely quaint cottage that was very close to the sea and to all amenitiesthe property was comfortable clean and very well appointedRead more reviews
Host:the owners were friendly and would come back to us promptly if we had any questions
Perfect for an extended family getaway, this 3-bedroom converted chapel located in Manston can sleep up to 10 guests. The property has a games room with a pool table to keep everyone entertained. Aside from that, it also comes equipped with free WiFi and a large open-plan kitchen and dining area that seats 12 guests. The property allows parties and events, and the large private garden with outdoor seating provides a great backdrop for an outdoor get-together. Supermarkets are a quick drive away and some even offer delivery service for guests’ convenience.
The Chapel. A large grade 2 listed property, perfect for families and groups.
Top guest reviewswe had ample space and it would have been comfortable even with a few morewe were so impressed that we stayed in at night and played music and had a pool tournamentthe beds were really comfy and we all slept really wellsuch an unusual cottage nicely presented and spotlessly cleanspacious comfortable beautiful fully equipped and clean
Host:the owner was so friendly and helpful toothe owners are full of advice and happy for you to get a grocery or takeaway deliverysuzanne was a wonderful host welcoming and generous with her time and thoughtful extrasthe owner suzanne was so helpful right from the booking enquiry until we checked out after our stayRead more reviewsgreat central location for all surrounding areaswe had a wonderful friendly welcome and the location was superb
Located close to Canterbury and within walking distance to Whitstable, this chalet is a seaside retreat with water and countryside views. It has an open-plan kitchen and dining area where you can cook and relish meals. You can also expect a double bed, a child bed, and a crib perfect for a family with kids. There’s enough seating area on the raised deck off the beach. This property allows parties with up to 12 people, but you need to inform the host beforehand.
Beach Retreat - the perfect seaside escape.
Top guest reviewsspotlessly clean with everything you needfound to be extremely clean and cozy and very easy to check in with no hassle whatsoeverlovely cosy and clean place to stay with everything you need
Host:communication with the owner was very quick and easyclean comfortable everything supplied owner kind & helpfulRead more reviewsonly short walk to pub and long walk to anywhere you likeso calm and close to the seait was so fantastic to be this close to the beachthis property and location is lovely we will be backthe beach retreat was just great everything we needed perfect location views amazing so quiet would visit again
This Tudor-style farmhouse is perfect for birthday parties, small weddings or family gatherings. It can sleep up to 24 people in 9 bedrooms with 4 full baths. Located in rural Kent, the house is surrounded by greenery and local wildlife. The outdoor area is great for barbecues and outdoor gatherings or a game of football and cricket. Easily accessible from London via M20, the property is 3 miles (5 kilometres) from Tenterden where shops, restaurants, and pubs are located.
Farmhouse beautiful location rural yet easy access London and main roadsHigh Halden, GB
This quaint bungalow in Margate is a good option for small groups. It can sleep up to 6 persons in 3 bedrooms with 2.5 baths. Situated on Arthur Road, guests can easily walk to Margate Sands, Botany Bay, shops, and restaurants. The bungalow allows small gatherings and parties. It also comes with a spacious kitchen that lets you cook hearty meals easily. Guests can expect free WiFi, on-site parking, and laundry facilities in this holiday accommodation. Smoking is allowed outdoors.
Quaint bungalow 5 mins from the seafront - sleeps up 6
Escape the everyday with friends and family
These properties are ideal for a holiday escape with friends and family. Some offer tons of space so everyone can enjoy each other’s company. Organise your next get-together, and stay at one of these party houses in Kent, UK.