Choose the charming Holiday Inn Ashford-Central hotel for its 17th-century features and easy transport links to Europe. Converted from a 17th-century barn , Holiday Inn Ashford-Central is just 1 mile from Ashford town centre and 45 miles from London Gatwick Airport in the Kent countryside. Trains to London St Pancras station take 37 minutes from Ashford International station, 2 miles away and your stop for Eurostar trains to Europe. EuroTunnel links to Europe are a 25-minute drive away and Dover ferry port a 20-minute drive. Do business in our 6 airy meeting rooms , with high-speed Internet and air conditioning. Your clients at the Orbital and Eureka business parks are 2 miles away. We have plenty of complimentary parking at Holiday Inn Ashford-Central and 2 Lobby PCs available 24 hours. The picturesque Kent Downs are a 10-minute drive from the hotel, and you can sample local wines at Bibbenden Vineyard, 14 miles away. Find designer bargains at nearby MacArthurGlen shopping outlet, and visit Canterbury Cathedral , 12 miles away. Rustic wooden beams line our Junction restaurant, where you can help yourself to our hot buffet breakfast and order traditional English meals. We serve bar snacks at our Bybrook Tavern , where locals and guests mingle. Under-12s stay and eat for free when sharing a room with their parents at Holiday Inn Ashford-Central .