Royal Tunbridge Wells
Published: Tuesday 12th Jul 2016
Written by: Julia Latham
This elegant spa town is an ideal holiday destination if you want all the convenience of being in a town whilst being only minutes from the beautiful rolling countryside which surrounds it. This historic town has a wonderful array of shops, ranging from a wide variety of high street names to the specialist independent retailers found on the old High Street and along the iconic Pantiles, with its elegant colonnaded walkway. There are also numerous restaurants, bars, pubs and cafés to refresh you throughout the day.
Tunbridge Wells is rich in culture with two theatres, museums, art galleries, a vibrant music scene and cultural and food festivals throughout the year. There are regular farmers and crafts markets in the town so you can sample all the wonderful local produce that the surrounding area has to offer. Events this summer include summer jazz & soul evenings on The Pantiles, the Local & Live music festival which fills the town with music, the Mela Festival celebrating the diversity of the local community through visual arts, music, food and dance and the International Music Festival later on in the year.
There is something for all the family with special events on the Spa Valley Railway, the cricket festival at the Tunbridge Wells cricket ground, guided walks around the town and numerous historic houses, gardens and family attractions in the beautiful surrounding countryside. If you take a holiday in Tunbridge Wells, you will be spoilt for choice!
Take a look at our lovely properties in the town of Tunbridge Wells, all within walking distance of the town centre, and book your holiday in this vibrant spa town today.