Places to Stay

At Chatham Maritime or Walking Distance

The Ship & Trades.  Only 2mins walking distance to the festival, this Sheperd Neame hotel and pub is situated on the Quays overlooking the water and Dickens World.  To visit the site click here.

Ramada Encore Hotel.  Brand new contemporary design 90 bed hotel, with parking, situated in Chatham Dockyard area 3mins walking distance from the festival.  Festival ticket holders get great discounts on rooms.  Normal rate card is £119 for two with breakfast;  Festival ticket holders pay £75 for two with breakfast included!!  For more information visit the hotel web site click here.

King Charles Hotel.  A large, modern, family run hotel with parking.  Located opposite the Royal Engineer's museum. 20mins walk from the festival.  To visit the hotel web site click here.

In Chatham & Rochester Walking Distance or Shuttle Bus

St George Hotel.  Large family run hotel with parking.  2mins walk to shuttle buses or 30mins walk from festival.  To visit hotel site click here.

Driving on a budget

Travelodge.  For the most affordable nights rest found anywhere. Located near J4 of the M2.  To visit the site click here.

Permier Inn. With a Brewers Fayer restaurant on site and situated on route to the festival.  To visit site click here.