Getting to Cranbrook

 

By car; is probably the easiest way. Cranbrook is situated just off the A229, approximately 14 miles south of Maistone.   By bus; Arriva bus no. 5, running from Midstone to Sandhurst, Hams Travel bus no. 267, running from Tunbridge Wells to Hawkhurst, Hams Travel bus no. 297, running from Tunbridge Wells to Tenterden, all run through Cranbrook, and Stagecoach bus no. 349 runs from Hastings and terminates in Cranbrook.   By rail; the nearest railway station is situated in Staplehurst, approximately 6 miles north of Cranbrook. There is an Arriva no. 5 bus stop close to the station or you can order a cab to meet your train (Maidstone Taxi Company, 01622 890003).

 

Car Parking in Cranbrook

 

There are three public car parks in Cranbrook, the High Street Car Park, accessed at the top end of the High Street, the Tanyard Car Park, accessed from The Hill, and Jockey Lane Car Park, which is accessed from Carriers Road. All are well signposted. Car parking is FREE in all three locations.

 

Accommodation in Cranbrook

 

Both the George Hotel and The White Horse have rooms available, see the Venues page for contact details. The Queens Inn, Hawkhurst, and The Goudhurst Inn, Goudhurst, are both very close to the town and there are a number of B&B and private rental accommodations available in the area.

 

Food & Drink in Cranbrook

 

There is a wide range of food and drink outlets in Cranbrook, to suit all budgets and all tastes. These are listed below, together with a contact number should you have an enquiry or wish to make a booking:-

ALDO'S SANDWICHES                                 7 Stone Street                        07812 787307

 

ARTHUR'S                                                     11-13 Stone Street                 01580 720880

 

COSTA COFFEE                                            High Street                             01580 713954

 

CRANBROOK FISH BAR                               3 Carriers Road                     01580 713693

 

FOOD FOR THOUGHT                                  Imber Court, High Street        01580 712878

 

GULLIVER'S PLAY CAFE                               23 Stone Street                      01233 510315

THE GEORGE HOTEL                                   Stone Street                            01580 713348

THE HIVE                                                       19 Stone Street                       08000 219555

 

LARKINS' ALEHOUSE                                    7 High Street                          07917 252585

 

M & S KEBAB & PIZZA                                   Carriers Road                         01580 720550

 

MUMTAZ MAHAL                                            3 High Street                           01580 712896

 

THE CLOUDBERRY                                        Stone Street                           01580 712336

 

THE WENDY HOUSE                                      Stone Street                           01580 714954

 

WATERLOO TEA ROOMS                               Waterloo Road                       01580 713802

THE WHITE HORSE                                        Carriers Road                        01580 715790

 

WINTEX (Chinese)                                           Carriers Road                        01580 712627

 

Cash machines in Cranbrook

 

There are a number of cash machines (ATM's) available in Cranbrook, locations include Lloyds Bank and NatWest Bank, both in the High Street, and the Co-op, off the High Street car park.