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Nearest travel links
|Ferry||Ramsgate 3 km|
|Train station||Broadstairs 1 km|
|Car||Car not necessary|
Activities near Broadstairs
|Sports||Tennis in town, Water sports, Horse riding, Fishing|
|Great for||Walking holidays, Nightlife, Beach or lakeside relaxation, Cycling holidays|
How to get there
Broadstairs is located on the Isle of Thanet, which is situated in the north east corner of Kent.
Travel By Road
The route to Broadstairs from the M25 is virtually all motorway/dual carriageways. Take exit 2 on the M25 and join the A2, which after crossing the Medway at Chatham becomes the M2. Follow the motorway to junction 7 where you need to take the A299 sign posted for Ramsgate.
Follow the road for approximately 20 miles where you will pick up signs for Broadstairs. Head down the high street at the bottom take the left turn into Albion Street 300 yards on the left is Alexandra Road on the corner of Beaches cafe.
Manston is Kent's International Airport and is 5 miles from Broadstairs. Gatwick is the nearest major airport and is approximately 85 miles away. There is an express service to London Bridge Station or London Victoria where a direct service can be taken to Broadstairs.
There are regular train services from London Victoria (1hr 50mins) and London Charing Cross (2hrs 20min). Fast train link from London St Pancras (1hour 20min). Sunshine Villa is approximately 10 minutes walk from the station.
There are regular ferries to Dover 20 miles (35km) (Calais Boulogne) or Ramsgate 3 miles (6km) (Ostend) or you can take the Eurotunnel from Calais to Folkestone.
National Express coaches run a regular coach service to Broadstairs from London Victoria to Broadstairs. Then its a 10 minute walk to the Sunshine Villa.