Lifestyle and leisure
The County Town of Kent offers unrivalled leisure and lifestyle opportunities to its many visitors and residents.
No matter whether you are visiting alone, as a couple, with family, or for business purposes, Maidstone offers a warm welcome to everyone. With fantastic shopping, fabulous food and drink crafted from local produce, a calendar of great events and unique experiences to be had for all ages, few places in the South East provide quite as much to see and do as Maidstone.
Straddling the banks of the River Medway, the town lies within the beautiful Kentish Downs, surrounded by countryside and ringed by charming historic villages.
If you love shopping then look no further than Maidstone; a destination that is well-known for its fantastic retail offer with a fabulous array of shops.
At night there's an extensive choice of nightclubs, bars, restaurants and entertainment.
With a wealth of heritage and visitor attractions, there is plenty to see in and around Maidstone.