A brilliantly located pub in the heart of Penshurst village, with a view of the entrance to Penshurst Place from the front and stunning fields from the beer garden at the back. Offering decent grub and boutique bedrooms - it's one for over-nighters and locals alike...
Muddy says: 200 native animals set in 40 acres of beautiful ancient woodland plus Kent's tallest drop slide - kiddie heaven!
Muddy says: Looking for flowers with a difference? Look no further than Chambers Farm Flowers - a seasonal flower farm growing British flowers.
Muddy says: This gorgeous bespoke cake company is bringing London glamour and expertise out to the shires after the first Raspberry Room cafe opened recently, right here in our very own picturesque village of Brasted, near Sevenoaks. Be one of the first to take your girlfriends or granny here - it's going to be super popular!
Muddy says: Whether you're looking for somewhere to host a work event, private function, wedding or just eat out with the family - head to this hidden gem for something a bit special...
Muddy says: Introducing our fave tented-pop-up hosts, the brilliant Twisted Bramble, who specialise in supper clubs and Kent events with a difference. Whether you're searching for a fun and original night out with the gang or organising a corporate bash - look no further!
Muddy says: OMG - kids these days are so lucky and all that - take a look at this for an amazing day out.
Muddy says: Goodnestone Park is a stunning, privately owned stately home and garden near Canterbury. You can hire the whole house for that truly special function or weekend with friends. There's a reason it was a favourite of Jane Austen and the producer of Downton Abbey!
Muddy says: Bewl is a big, beautiful reservoir offering a fantastic range of outdoor activities - from cycling to open air cinema, children's parties to cookery courses - there's fun stuff to do all year round. Oh and a decent restaurant too!
Muddy says: Macknade Fine Foods in Faversham voted Best Deli/Farm Shop in Kent by you, is a food lover's haven!
Muddy says: We love this independent, Tonbridge florist that is really at the heart of the local community and goes the extra mile to give you the best service. If you’re going to say it with flowers, try these friendly folk.
Muddy says: nestled in the heart of Canterbury since 1988, this well-loved visitor experience is perfect for your next family day out! Learn about Chaucer's famous tales in an authentic and engaging way, literature brought to life.
Muddy says: Celebrating everything associated with the great age of sail, this landmark venue makes a great day out. The exhibition is all really interactive, there's always new stuff happening and three massive, MASSIVE warships to explore. What more do you want?!
Muddy says: With everything from fabulous family biking trails to The Beast (the world's biggest inflatable obstacle course!) Betteshanger Park is a brilliant place for outdoor adventure
Muddy says: If you want the goddamn coolest party then you need to know about these awesome, local party props people. They hire out everything from hay bales and cocktail bars to stunning 4ft light up letters. Don't organise an event until you've checked them out!
Muddy says: Super-talented Sue is the flower power house behind this florist and really knows her ‘stuff’ having worked in the industry for years. A florist all year round and a magical Christmas shop for the festive season - if you're anywhere near Sutton Valence you really must visit...
Muddy says: Claire makes stunning, hand-crafted cakes that taste even better than they look (I know hard to imagine). She also runs fab workshops on everything from Flawless Finish to Wired Sugar Flowers
Kingdom is a place to escape, explore and enjoy nature. Just 35 miles south of London and 7 miles equidistant of Tonbridge and Tunbridge Wells, Kingdom is based on a love of cycling, community and food, all set in a magical 13-acre woodland. A natural space to unplug, unwind and relax with family and friends […]
Muddy says: awesome, award-winning, artisan ice cream and sorbet manufacturer based in the heart of Kent. How do we know? Because we've tried every flavour obvs! Favourites are Rhubarb & Ginger Crumble Ice Cream and Blood Orange Sorbet. But don't just take our word for it - keep an eye out for your local stockists or order online and try it yourself...
Muddy says: Sharon has floristry running through her veins and really knows how to provide stunning bouquets for any occasion which is why this Tunbridge Wells florist is always so popular...
Little Elves Workshops is a purpose built fairy tale dream cabin in Boughton Monchelsea, Maidstone. It was MY dream which became reality approximately three years ago. It is a place where the happy can celebrate, the weary can regain strength and the ordinary can become extraordinary. All ages are welcome to become engaged and absorbed […]
Got a cocktail party (lucky you), birthday or work do to plan? Georgie Ward Events is a Kent based creative events company specialising in party planning and venue sourcing, both in Kent and London...
Peas-in-a-Pod is a collection of cheekily illustrated gifts and greetings for fun-loving folk created by Emma Donovan in her Kent based home studio. All products are manufactured in Great Britain and produced in small runs which makes them really rather special. From printed melamine picnic plates, to witty greetings cards for all occasions, Peas-in-a-Pod is […]
Deborah Arpino is a florist and stylist. Over the past 20 years, she has developed a distinctive look that is inspired by her love of flora, fauna and France. Driven by her passion of finding unusual decorative objects and combining them with beautiful flowers, plants and candles, Deborah opened her gorgeous flower & lifestyle shop […]
Quench Cycles, the home of cycling at Bedgebury. Our mission is to get people cycling, allowing them to engage with and discover the thrill of the outdoors by creating accessible adventure through fun, excitement, education and challenge. Perfect for parties, group events and days out with the family. It’s not only for that though, we […]