Find Us

PawFest is located at the beautiful Betteshanger Country Park. A 230-acre park nestled on the Kent Coast, in between the quaint seaside towns of Deal and Sandwich. The park is situated on the former Betteshanger Colliery, one of the most extensive collieries in Kent.

BY ROAD

We are well connected to the motorways (M20 and M2) and local road network, so we’re easy to find. We are on the A258, approximately 2 miles from Deal and 10 miles from Dover.

If you’re using a Sat Nav, please use postcode CT14 0BF. Please be aware, your Sat Nav may take you along small country lanes. For a more direct route from the M20 or A2/M2, follow the A256 to Sandwich and then pick up the A258. Please do not follow road signs to Betteshanger village.

BY RAIL

We are well serviced by the main rail networks and Southeastern High Speed from London. Our nearest train stations are Deal (3 miles) or Sandwich (4 miles).

BY BUS

Our local bus provider is Stagecoach and the No. 13 stops close to the Park.

ENTRANCES

There are two entrances into the Park.

Our main entrance is off the main roundabout at Sholden, near to Deal on the A258 (Sandwich Road). The roundabout is located between Cottington Fishing Lakes and the Old Lorry Farm Shop.

Our rear gate entrance (Colliers’ Gate) is a 15 minute walk or 5 minute cycle ride from Southwall Road, Deal. Please note that access is limited at Colliers’ Gate to pedestrians and cyclists, and that disabled access is limited at this entrance.