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: The perfect nesting spot for a night out, a stone's throw from The Pantiles and more importantly the train station. You're next sleepover is sorted.
Muddy says: an award winning rustic restaurant that packs a real foodie punch. Table for two, please, and make it snappy!
Muddy says: A brand new, sleek destination hotel, within minutes of Canterbury and less than an hour from London. Perfect for a relaxing mini-break, golf weekend or a delicious dinner.
Muddy says: A gorgeous, rustic, licensed restaurant and river activity centre 6 miles from Rye and 8 miles from Cranbrook. Perfect for a family day out, with boating and camping on offer. Did we mention the cocktail bar too?!
Muddy says: From family dining to dinner-à-deux, the popular Classic Burger or mouth-watering veggie dishes - you can't go wrong with this high street gem. Complete with their own signature sprinkling of design gorgeousness...
Muddy says: situated in the beautiful village of Hever only a minutes’ walk away from the historic Hever Castle and Hever Castle Golf Club. With a wonderful restaurant and spa on site - and great transport links - Hever Hotel is a getaway gem.
Muddy says: Margate's first ever Michelin recommendation in 2010, The Ambrette not only sits pretty with sea views over Margate sands but is also a foodie destination in town for traditional Indian dishes with an exciting and innovative twist
Muddy says: Located in the heart of Canterbury's historical city centre, The Ambrette is where to head for innovative and exotic food where traditional Indian dishes have been cunningly combined with influences of global cuisine.
Muddy says: Situated in Langley, just south east of Maidstone, The Potting Shed is a rather handsome pub with stylish interiors - and down-to-earth, decent pub fare. With a stunning beer garden and high vaulted ceiling, it's the ideal destination for a party gathering / large family group kind of get together.
Muddy says: Yummy food, to suit all age groups and tastes, at The Farm House in picture-perfect West Malling
Muddy says: Oink Oink, listen up – The Pig & Sty, part of the Elite Pub chain that includes The Potting Shed in Langley, has just opened its doors and is ready for you greedy little piglets.
Muddy says: This country pub with rooms offers exceptional food and a fresh modern vibe. Sitting in the pretty historical village of Wye, with lovely walking nearby in the North Downs, it makes a great weekend getaway...
Muddy says: A contender for Best Destination Pub at our 2019 Muddy awards - only 15 mins away from Whitstable - and a fast-growing reputation for seriously good food
Muddy says: This stylish eatery offers mouth-watering roasts and fab boutique summer festival. Stay in one of its beautiful bedrooms and explore Sissinghurst Castle.
Muddy says: Ticks all the boxes for a quintessential English pub - all year round - with tip top food and stunning rooms to match
Muddy says: Just 5 miles from Tunbridge Wells, this newly-refurbed pub offers good family food and alfresco dining with incredible views across the countryside.
Muddy says: Winner of The Good Pub Guide County Dining Pub 2019, The Three Chimneys not only offers top quality food and service, it's also located in one of the prettiest spots I know.
Muddy says: A friendly, stylish, foodie pub perfectly for both walkers and family fun at Wingham Wildlife Park. Oh and it won Best Destination Pub in the Muddy Awards 2018.
Heading out for lunch with the family? Looking for a good walk that takes in a decent pub for well earned refuelling en route? For non-fussy, decent pub fare in a comfortable, friendly and home-grown environment you can't go wrong with The Chaser Inn.
Muddy says: The Curious Eatery is a fun, friendly, whimsical and quirky place to visit. Think rustic decor, a friendly atmosphere and fresh, vibrant food.
Muddy says: Not to be missed - this fab new eaterie at the end of Deal's iconic pier is one of THE best spots to eat in town with fresh and organic food PLUS it's dog-friendly. Win/win!
Muddy says: One of the best meals Muddy has had in ages (and I eat out A LOT) we're super excited to tell you about this authentic Latin American dining in a pretty 16th century rural country pub. Great for families, sunny days and walking to Bewl Water...
Muddy says: Artisan bakery, coffee house, pub and dining room in the heart of medieval Canterbury, featuring a restored balcony from the drapers situated here for over 150 years.
Muddy says: Famous for its sourdough pizzas and impressive menu of cocktails, fine wines and beer, Chapter is the perfect place to gather with friends or dine with family.
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: Hop, skip and jump over to this award-winning Bidborough pub where the interiors are stylish but food is the real star.
This place will not be to everyone's taste... but if you like eccentricity, total escapism and bling then this quirky boutique stay could be for you!
Muddy Says: A little taste of California just over the border in East Sussex, this restaurant with rooms opposite Camber Sands is a gem for fine dining or a cheeky getaway.
Muddy says: There are plenty of Hotel du Vins in the UK but this venue in Tunbridge Wells is full of enough local character and charm that it feels like a stand-alone venue.