Tourist Information

Horsmonden Virtual Tourist Information Office

Information for visiting Horsmonden

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Things to see

The Heath – village green in the centre of the village.
St. Margaret’s Church – Beautiful 13th Century church set in a stunning open location some 1½ miles to the south of the village centre. Interesting graveyard and memorials with Jane Austen Connections.
Rectory Park – Dating back to the 15c with Georgian front.
Furnace Pond – The site of John Browne’s famous iron foundry.
Hawkhurst Branch Line – The line the Hoppers took to get to Horsmonden. There are lots of remains visible from public places which can be found with a bit of detective work.
War Memorial – See the Horsmonden war memorial on the Green and also the unique memorial inside the Club with photographs of each fallen soldier.
Hop fields – See hop fields from public footpaths south of the village green.
Apple orchards – Horsmonden is surrounded by apple orchards and visible from footpaths.
Sprivers – National Trust property with picturesque grounds.

Things to do

Heath Stores – visit our award winning village shop.
Gun & Spitroast – visit the famous pub in the centre of the village.
Gypsy Horse Fair – traditional horse fair on the 2nd Sunday in September.
Summer Festival – The Horsmonden Summer Festival is a weekend event held in June every year.
High Weald Landscape Trail – Walk along the long distance path through beautiful countryside.
Cycling – Horsmonden is an ideal cycling centre – Route 18 passes through, we have an annual charity cycle ride in May and cycle races in August.


Rail: Paddock Wood (PWD)
Bus: 297 bus route

Where to Stay

Bed and Breakfasts in Horsmonden

Gun & Spitroast

Gun & Spitroast B&B
The Heath
T: 01892 722925

Wagtails Bed & Breakfast

Wagtails Bed & Breakfast Horsmonden

Wagtails is a contemporary and comfortable home set in the heart of Horsmonden. There are great walks on your doorstep, historic houses such as Sissinghurst, Scotney Castle and Batemans within easy reach. Outdoor pursuits to enjoy at Bewl Water and Bedgebury National Pinetum as well as the historic towns of Royal Tunbridge Wells and Tenterden for shopping and eating. I hope you will come and see for yourself!

Brenchley Road, Horsmonden, Kent TN12 8DN

Pittlands Lakes Angling Club

Pittlands Horsmonden B&B
Cottages and Caravan Club Park
Churn Lane
Kent TN12 8HL
T: 01892 723068

Hononton Cottage
Palmers Green Lane
Kent TN12 7BJ
T: 01892 722 483

Star and Eagle
High Street
Kent TN17 1AL
T: 01580 211512

Camping and Caravanning

Tanner Farm Park
Touring Caravan and Camping Park
Goudhurst Road
Kent TN12 9ND
T: 01622 832399

Horsmonden Village Website