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Visit Kent Tourism Awards 2020-2021

Are you delivering exceptional customer experience? Enter the Visit Kent Tourism Awards before the 17th May and shout about what makes your business great!

With 14 categories covering accommodation, attractions, pubs and food businesses, so there’s something for everyone. You can even enter more than one if you are eligible!

Winners will automatically be entered into VisitEngland Awards for Excellence.

For more information and to enter click here.

Hotel Development News - Historic Rochester

Two new hotels have been granted planning permission by Medway Council for historic Rochester.  

In October 2019, a brand new 83-bed Travelodge opened for business on Rochester Riverside. The hotel is situated adjacent to Rochester rail station and within walking distance of the high street's shops, restaurants and heritage attractions.

Corporation Street Hotel

Corporation Street Hotel, Rochester
A multi-million pound 100-bedroom hotel with roof top bar and restaurant will be opening in Rochester.

The £6.5m hotel will be located in the heart of historic Rochester within close proximity of the heritage attractions, shops and rail station.  It will be the perfect base for leisure visitors coming to Rochester's festivals and events.


The Vines Hotel and Restaurant

The Vines, Rochester
Rochester will soon be getting its first luxury boutique hotel.

The 11-bedroom hotel with restaurant and beautifully landscaped gardens will be located within one of the most prestigious buildings in Rochester - The Old Archdeaconry. The Vines Hotel is within walking distance of the castle, cathedral and Rochester's historic High Street.  Click here for Progress Report.