Places to shop in the Weald of Kent
Below you’ll find the best shopping destinations in the Weald of Kent. In addition to the familiar shopping centres often found in larger towns, the area has much to offer in the way of interesting, quirky and smaller independent shops.
With high street favourites, boutiques and smaller shops, Ashford is a large town and sure to tick most boxes when it comes to shopping. It has two shopping centres as well as great independent shops.
High street favourites, designer discounts and independent shops.
Park Mall shopping centre, County Square shopping centre, Middle Row, High Street, Bybrook Barn, Ashford Designer Outlet
Ashford Designer Outlet
– up to 60% discount off designer brands
A great selection of small shops in this charming historic town including clothes, gifts, art, cheese shop, Italian deli and, in our opinion, the best toy shop in the area. There is also an excellent farm shop on the outskirts of the town.
Small, independent shops particularly food, gifts, art and clothing.
Stone Street, High Street
Perfect Partners - cheese shop
Alifie & Daisy - toy shop
Spice – jewellery and gifts
Hartley Dyke Farm Shop
A large variety of shops in its shopping centres and streets, as well as smaller independent shops. In particular Fremlin Walk is a great place for high street brands with its stylish open air shopping centre.
High Street favourites.
High Street, Week Street, Fremlin Walk, The Mall Chequers, Broadway Shopping Centre, Maidstone Market, Bank Street
– shopping centre
The Grinning Demon
– comic books
A small town with a pretty high street and an upmarket feel. It has a good choice of food, antique, gifts, local crafts, books and clothing shops. Well worth a visit and a good place to pick up gifts.
Small, independent shops particularly gifts and antiques.
Webbs of Tenterden
– ironmongers, garden machinery, gifts, kitchen & homeware
– vintage and new shabby chic gifts
In our opinion the shopping capital of the Weald of Kent. You'll find everything here from antiques and bridal boutiques in The Pantiles, specialist foodie shops to well-known High Street brands such as Boots and Fenwicks.
High Street favourites and small, independent shops.
The Pantiles, the old High Street, Royal Victoria Place (shopping centre), Calverley Road, Mount Pleasant & Mount Ephraim.
Gardener & Cook
– home and gardening gifts
– internationally renowned seller of second-hand books since 1898
– Italian deli