The 2019 insideKENT Great Christmas Gift Giveaway!


Drumroll please… We have rounded up the best prizes in Kent, from overnight stays to show tickets; annual passes to hampers; amazing dining experiences to vouchers; and more in insideKENT’s biggest competition of the year!

AND one lucky insideKENT reader will win EVERY PRIZE, all in time for Christmas!

Yes, that’s right, one winner gets THEM ALL! – Our gift to you this Christmas!

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*No purchase necessary, must be 18 or over and a Kent resident to enter. Entries must be received by 5pm on Friday 13th December 2019 to be eligible to win. Winner will be chosen at random and notified by 17th December 2019 via email and/or phone. Terms and conditions may apply – individual terms and conditions (if any) will be provided with final prizes. Please note prizes may change without notice.


Eastwell Manor Overnight Stay for Two

Arrive at the beautiful countryside location of Eastwell Manor from 3pm. Check into your Luxe Room, before exploring the grounds and using the Champneys Spa. Prize includes £50 credit towards a delicious à la carte dinner in the Manor Restaurant and a hot breakfast before your 11am departure.

Prize value: £450


Kent Life Heritage Farm Annual Family Membership

Gifting an experience, which gives a family quality time together making memories and having fun
throughout the year, might just be top of their Christmas list. Kent Life Heritage Farm Park’s annual
family membership (2+2) is just £99 and includes unlimited free entry to the grounds and buildings all
year long, plus free entry to almost all their events including the annual Hops n Harvest Beer Festival in
Prize value: £99


Pair of Tickets to the Moscow City Ballet’s Sleeping Beauty & Three-Course Meal for Two at
The Orchard Theatre, Dartford

Win an enchanting evening at the theatre in February, with two tickets to Moscow City Ballet and their
magical performance of The Sleeping Beauty. Brimming with Russia’s best dancers, beautiful sets
and stunning costumes, Moscow City Ballet is at its outstanding best, performing to acclaim around
the globe. With live orchestra, breath-taking choreography and dazzling performances. Your prize is
completed with a delicious three-course meal for two in The Orchard Theatre’s pre-show Restaurant.
Prize value: £133


Two-Course Meal for Two at The Woolpack, Tenterden

The Woolpack, or ‘The Woolly’ as it’s affectionately known, is a family and dog friendly pub
and restaurant with six individually designed bedrooms. The Woolly is a hub for locals and
visitors alike and you can always rest assured of a warm welcome. Placed in the middle of
the High Street, next to the Town Hall, the pub has open fires, a warm cosy atmosphere and
some excellent ales and wines.
Prize value: £60

Côte Brasserie Maidstone Gift Voucher

Enjoy menus full of festive flavours. With three courses from £23.95 you can enjoy dishes
including French Onion Soup, Duck Confit à l’Orange and our classic Crème Brulee.
Alternatively, if you’re looking for somewhere to bring in the New Year, our New Year’s Eve
menu is available from 12 noon on the 31st December. Priced at £33.95 for three courses or
£58.95 with accompanying wine pairing.
Prize value: £100


Three Boxes of Award-Winning Kent Crisps 

Kent Crisps are giving away three boxes of their delicious award-winning crisps, made using
real Kent products and featuring landmarks & landscapes from the county. The winner will
receive a box each of Smoked Chipotle Chilli flavour made using chillies from the Kent Chilli
Farm and featuring the Turner Contemporary; Sea Salt & Vinegar with Biddenden Cider
which has Leeds Castle on the pack front; and Ham & Mustard, produced in collaboration
with Pork & Co and with Canterbury Cathedral on the front.
Prize value £51


Leeds Castle Annual Family Ticket

Let your Christmas wishes take flight at Leeds Castle from 23rd November to 1st January as
the beautiful state rooms are transformed into a magical kingdom of birds and festive
feathers. On weekends from 23rd November to 15th December visit the Christmas Market
and discover a splendid array of seasonal gifts, toys, festive decorations, specialist food and
drink. Competition tickets are valid for 12 months, including this event.
Prize value: £76


Hush Heath Estate Winter Winery Tour for Two & Bottle of Leslie’s Reserve

Set within 400 acres of pristine Kent countryside, Hush Heath Estate began with a simple
love of wine, a handful of vineyards and the will to push boundaries. Today, we are proud to
offer expert-led winery tours and guided wine tastings. We have recently been awarded a
Visit England Gold, recognising the outstanding Wine Tourism Experience we provide to our
visitors. Open all year, we warmly invite you on a seasonal discovery of English wine and
nature like no other.
Prize value: £80


Two-Course Meal for Two at The Ship Inn, Rye
The Ship Inn is a family and dog friendly pub and dining room with individually designed hotel
rooms. Located in the heart of the historic East Sussex town of Rye, The Ship Inn is a hub for
locals, visitors and friends alike. Four out of our eleven boutique rooms are especially cosy for

man’s best friend. We are open 7 days a week for breakfast, lunch and dinner serving locally
sourced seasonal food and offer a wide range of beers, wines and spirits served with flair
and enthusiasm.
Prize value: £60


Hever Castle Annual Family Membership
Win a ticket for two adults and two children to visit Hever Castle & Gardens this Christmas or
in 2020 (not valid for Twilight Christmas evenings). Experience 700 years of history at the
romantic double-moated castle, once the childhood home of Anne Boleyn. Discover
magnificent award-winning gardens set in 125 acres of glorious grounds, as well as the
popular Tudor Towers adventure playground, the natural Acorn Dell play area, and the 100
year old Yew Maze.

Prize value: £135.85

Two-Course Meal for Two at The Goudhurst Inn, Goudhurst
We pride ourselves on being a friendly family pub and dining room, located in the gorgeous
Kent village of Goudhurst. We boast four boutique hotel rooms, sun terrace and large
garden with a children’s' play area, making us a hub for lovers of great food and drink. We
are open seven days a week for lunch and dinner, serving locally sourced seasonal food and
fresh clay oven pizzas.

Prize value: £60


The Excelsior Hamper by Spicers of Hythe

If you want to excel in your Christmas celebration you need look no further than this abundantly filled
Excelsior luxury hamper. Taste Chocolate Dipped Shortbread is perfect for dipping in a comforting
cup of Edinburgh Highland Blend Tea. Along with fluffy Marshmallow Christmas Trees for the children,
or adults that refuse to grow up, and Cottage Delight Rosemary Crostini Crackers for those with a
more savoury tooth, these are just a few of the many delights of this hamper! The Excelsior will
definitely impress and be the shining star at any seasonal affair.
Prize value: £100

Dreamland Annual Family Membership
Discover the delights of Dreamland Margate with a Family Membership. Members do it better at
Dreamland; members get loads of great benefits, including unlimited rides, free roller skating, priority
booking and discounts on selected events, food and souvenirs. Start your year of fun with Winterland
Margate in December, then visit again and again in 2020 for Dreamland’s 100th birthday celebrations.
Prize value: £190


Champagne Afternoon Tea for Two at the Hythe Imperial Hotel
There is nothing quite so English than taking Afternoon Tea, and the Hythe Imperial Hotel likes to
honour this tradition by offering over 10 selections of tea, finely cut sandwiches, delicate pastries and
freshly baked scones with clotted cream. The Afternoon Tea Parlour, located at the front of the hotel
overlooking the gardens, is traditionally decorated as an elegant salon with Victorian-styled china and
champagne flutes and offers a wonderful space to enjoy a decadent Champagne Afternoon Tea by
the sea.
Prize value: £99


Neptune Canterbury Gift Voucher
Welcome to our home. Kitchens, bathrooms, bedrooms, gardens, home decor and more, all inside a
beautifully restored a former oast house on Wincheap. When you step inside, you’ll be greeted by a
grand, full-height entrance hall that exposes the existing roof structure. And from there, you can
meander through the wings, out into our walled garden, and then up to the bedroom attic. Come and
make yourself at home!
Prize value: £50


Baldwins Travel Vouchers

Get your 2020 holiday off to a great start with £250 of Classic Collection Holiday vouchers from the
South-East’s leading independent Travel Agency; Baldwins Travel. Choose from many great Summer
and Winter Sun destinations including Spain, Cyprus, Italy, Turkey, Croatia, Barbados, Bermuda and
St Lucia. Baldwins Travel is a one stop shop for all your travel needs – from holidays and cruises to
insurance and foreign exchange, make us your first destination.
Prize value: £250


Biggin Hill Spitfire Two Hangar Tours
Spitfire Restoration Tours at the Biggin Hill Heritage Hangar run on regular weekdays and weekends
all year round. These 2 hour tours are led by a knowledgeable guide who can describe the history of
each aircraft and answer any questions. See a squadron’s worth of Spitfires up close and observe the
restoration work that supports their continued operation.
Prize value: £77


Family Tickets to Xmas Rox! on Christmas Eve at The Woodville, Gravesend
Start your Christmas countdown at the theatre with tickets to the most rocking Christmas show in
town! The prize is for tickets for a family of four, plus grandparents (6 in total) for the 10am
performance of Christmas Rox! at the Woodville Hall Theatre, on Tuesday 24th December 2019.
Prize value: £60


Afternoon Tea for Two with Prosecco at The Duke of Wellington, West Malling
Enjoy a Scrumptious Afternoon Tea at The Duke of Wellington; with a delicious selection of scones,
sandwiches and treats topped off with a glass of prosecco.
Prize value: £50


Manuka Shoes Voucher

Our shop is a friendly and relaxed place to buy beautiful shoes, boots, sandals and slippers in the
lovely market town of Westerham in Kent. Pop in to browse and meet Pat and her team, you are sure
to find something that works for an everyday, casual or formal occasion.
Prize value: £50


Seafood Feast for Four at Buoy and Oyster, Margate

Enjoy the best seafood in town at Buoy and Oyster, Margate. Prize includes the Seafood Feast for 4; 1
Chilled Platter, 1 grilled platter, ½ dozen Whitstable Natives and a bottle of Chapel Down Sparkling
Prize value: £120


The Bell Hotel Gift Vouchers
Dine, drink and stay at The Bell Hotel, overlooking the River Stour. From the moment you walk through
the revolving doors, you can be sure of a friendly welcome in elegant, relaxing surroundings.
Experience true indulgence in one of the 37 stylish bedrooms with several boasting special touches
such as a roll-top bath or four-poster bed. A passion for food is evident on the hotel’s delicious menus,
where the finest Kentish produce is used. Enjoy dining in the bar or the more intimate Old Dining
Room. If the weather is fine, why not enjoy an al fresco meal on the terrace overlooking the river?
Whatever the occasion, this historic riverside retreat has it all.
Prize value: £100


Whitefrairs, Canterbury Gift Voucher
Whitefriars is a great place to shop any time of year, but especially at Christmas! Don’t miss
Canterbury’s traditional Christmas Market, with its 70 continental-style wooden chalets and local craft
and produce stalls, as well as the new Santa’s Grotto experience. And, with all your favourite high
street brands, including Fenwick, Hobbs, River Island, H&M, Next and Primark, you’ll find everything
you need for a magical Christmas!
Prize value: £100


A Winter Feast at The King’s Head, Wye

Celebrate in style this Christmas with a feast for two at award-winning gastropub, The King’s Head.
Prize includes a Christmas Feast meal for two and a house bottle of wine.
Prize value: £70


Chilston Park Hotel Champagne Afternoon Tea for Two

Country house hotel group, Hand Picked Hotels, is offering the chance to win an indulgent afternoon
tea for two at the AA Four Red Star awarded, Chilston Park Hotel. Chilston Park sits within 22 acres of
parkland, overlooking the original lake in the picturesque village of Lenham in Kent. The hotel offers
the ideal setting for an intimate break, romantic wedding venue or family trip away, packed with
history at every turn. You have the chance to experience the modern British seasonal food offering
available at the 2 AA Rosette restaurant Culpeper’s – allow yourself to be outrageously indulgent as
you experience our selection of carefully prepared pastries, sandwiches and the finest leaf tea.
Prize value: £71.50


Two Tickets for the Opening Night of Dial M for Murder at the Churchill Theatre, Bromley

TV and stage favourite, Tom Chambers, (Top Hat, Strictly) stars in this brand-new production as the
charismatic and manipulative Tony Wendice, a jaded ex-tennis pro who has given it all up for his wife
Sheila. When he discovers she has been unfaithful his mind turns to revenge and the pursuit of the
‘perfect crime’. Made famous by Alfred Hitchcock’s world-renowned film of 1950, the iconic Dial M for
Murder is the definitive seat gripping drama that is not the be missed!
Prize value £70


Family Photo Session at RG Studios, Ashford 
Capture the moment with a family photo session in our Ashford town centre studio. The session also
includes one 8×12 inch print and four 7×7 inch prints.
Prize value £99.00


Family Pizza Night at The KingShed Pizza Co, Wye
Enjoy the delights of freshly made pizza cooked in the purpose-built KingShed wood-fired oven! Using
fresh, local produce from the team behind the award-winning King’s Head.
Prize value: £50


Kent Cookery School Vouchers

Gift a cookery experience to remember with the Kent Cookery School. Based in a peaceful and
picturesque courtyard in Mersham, Kent, the school offers over 50 different types of cookery courses,
for beginners and improvers alike, from macaroons and bread making to thai st food and mexican!
With specialist tutors, demonstrations, hands on learning and fresh local produce, you are sure to
leave inspired and more confident in your cooking. Gourmet gift vouchers come in a beautiful gift card
or downloadable option.
Prize value: £240


Champagne Afternoon Tea at Bessie’s Tea Parlour
Discover a little touch of nostalgia at the award-winning Bessie’s Tea Parlour, in the beautiful seaside
town of Broadstairs. Your treat will include a selection of finger sandwiches, bridge rolls, a selection of
sweet treats / cakes and a scone with clotted cream and jam.
You will be served a vintage glass of champagne and enjoy unlimited tea from our specialist tea menu
or coffee should you prefer. So raise a glass and enjoy the vintage tunes!
Prize value: £50

insideKENT Magazine Annual Subscription for you and a friend

Enjoy your own dedicated copy of Kent’s premier luxury lifestyle magazine delivered direct to your
door for the next 12 months. As if that wasn’t enough you can share the best of Kent and beyond with
a friend, with a nominated 12 month gift subscription to Kent’s only luxury free-to-read magazine that
covers the whole county!
Be the first to see each issue with your guaranteed, dedicated copy, with an insideKENT annual
Prize value: £52

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