Local Businesses including Accommodation

Please note that the dialling code from outside of Hollingbourne for for the telephone numbers listed is 01622. The Overseas dialling code is 00441622.unless otherwise stated.

Accommodation is highlighted in red and public houses are in green

Alan Carrington Classic Cars (Tel 880005)  at Allington Farm on the Pilgrim’s Way – see also Usefull Links.

Andy Pink –  Pest Control Services (Tel 884774)

Bank There is no bank in Hollingbourne apart from limited facilities at the Post Office which is open from 10am to 2pm on Wednesdays in Christopher’s Village Shop. All of the major banks have branches in Maidstone and National Westminster has a branch in Bearsted on the A20 from Hollingbourne to Maidstone. There is a cash machine at the Junction 8 Motorway Service Area on the M20 close to Hollingbourne and a free cash machine at the Tesco Express/Esso Garage on the A20 in Bearsted.

Caravan Club Camp Site – On A20 towards Bearsted and Maidstone (Tel 730018) – see also useful links.

Christopher’s Village Shop and Post Office (Wednesdays) in Eyhorne Street (Tel 880338) – for newspapers, groceries, vegetables, dairy products and all the essentials for living in Hollingbourne. Open Monday to Friday from 8am to 5pm and Saturdays and Sundays from 8am to 12 noon (also Post Office on Wednesdays from 10am to 2pm) – see picture below.

Courtyard Studios – Film and photographic studios including Paul Dixon Photography (Tel 880991).

Days Inn (unlicensed) at the motorway service area at Junction 8 on the M20. Also shops including W.H. Smith, MacDonalds, Costa Coffee and petrol – see also useful links.

The Dirty Habit Public House in Upper Street (Tel 880880) – see also useful links,

Eyhorne Osteopathic Clinic including colonic hydrotherapy and sports massage in Eyhorne Street (Tel 880995) – see also useful links.

Fix it Solutions – Window cleaning and general property and garden maintenance (Tel 880417).

Harrietsham Computers for help, advice, and hardware from Mike Cuerden (Tel 859442)

Harrietsham Veterinary Cinic – (Tel 858666)

Images Unlimited Photographic Studios – (Tel 678575 or 07917032403) – see also Useful Links.

M.E. Hart Painting, Decorating and Repairs (Tel 880406)

Hollingbourne Property Services (Tel 880000)

Kent Honey – Dave and Jane Morris – (Tel 884153)

Mark Phelan Carpets and Flooring (Tel 880596)

Musketstone Buildings Services (Tel 880377)

Penn Court Cottages Self catering accommodation (Tel 880238) – see also useful links.

Portico Architecture and Interiors  – Tel 880006 E:mail info@portico-uk.com   Mobile: 07785 544255

Prism Alarms and Security (Tel 880751)

Sheds and Shelters at the top of Hollingbourne Hill (Tel 880031) – see also useful links.

Stone Hair and Beauty (formerly Boniface) for ladies, gentlemen, and children in Eyhorne Street. (Tel 880884) – see picture below and Useful Links.

The Dirty Habit Public House – formerly the Pilgrim’s Rest and the King’s Head – (Tel 880880) – see also useful links.

The Eyhorne Street Wood Turner (Tel 07884068912)

The Mercure Hotel and Health Club with swimming pool, gym, and sauna at Hollingbourne Corner on the A20 and close to Junction 8 of the M20 – see useful links.

The Park Gate Inn on Leeds side of the Ashford Road (A20) near to the entrance to Leeds Castle Golf Course (Tel 880985)

The Sugar Loaves Public House and Restaurant in Eyhorne Street (Tel 880220) – with live sport on TV.

Total Computer Solutions for repairs, upgrades, hardware, secure networks,custom builds, and troubleshooting (Tel 880552)

David Skinner for gardening, grass cutting, fencing, and fire logs (Tel 880535)

Sunset Productions dance and cabaret production company. (Tel 07775130485) – see also Useful Links.

Sugar and Spice for home-made jams, preserves, and pickles using traditional Kent recipes (Tel 880653)

Taxis (from Maidstone) Streamline (Tel 750000) Express (Tel 661234)

The Windmill Public House and Restaurant in Eyhorne Street (Tel 889000) – see also useful links.

Peter Walsh – Chimney Sweep Tel 880958 or Mobile 07895 645318 or e-mail:  peterchimneysweep@gmail.com

Well and Mulberry Cottages – Self catering holiday accommodation in the grounds of Hollingbourne House (Tel 880991) – see also useful links.

Webexpand – Website design and e-commerce consultancy in Eyhorne Street (Tel 880840).

Willows Picture Framing in Eyhorne Street (Tel 880561).

 

Hollingbourne has cuurently three public houses, the Windmill and the Sugar Loaves (formerly the Station Hotel) in Eyhorne Street and the Dirty Habit (formerly the Kings Head and then the Pilgrim’s Rest in Upper Street. Two former public houses, the Six Bells by the Church and the Vine in Eyhorne Street are now private houses. Please see Useful links for details of Kent breweries. Country Inns with character on the North Downs within the electoral ward of Hollingbourne but not inside the parish of Hollingbourne are as follows:-

The Hook and Hatchet at Hucking (Tel 880272) – Turn left at the top of Hollingbourne Hill and then turn left past St. Margaret’s Church at Hucking or turn left at Dirty Habit and proceed to Broad Street and then turn right and follow narrow road to Hook and Hatchet. The Inn serves food and has live music nights. Facilities to tether horses are available outside the inn. A small campsite is attached to the public house which adjoins the Hucking estate of the Woodland Trust.

The Ringlestone Inn between Hollingbourne and Harrietsham (Tel 859900) – Turn right at the top of Hollingbourne Hill and follow road to crossroads. Drive on as the road narrows and the Ringlestone is on the right. The Inn serves food, has a large garden, and is reputed to be haunted. Accomodation is available in a separate building opposite the Inn.

The Blacksmith’s Arms at Wormshill (Tel 884386). – Turn right at the top of Hollingbourne Hill and follow the road to the crossroads where you turn left and go towards Wormshill where the Inn is on the right as you enter the village. The Blacksmith’s Arms also serves food.

If you have a Hollingbourne based business and would like it to be listed here, please contact the webmaster. All telephone numbers have 01622 dialing codes unless otherwise stated. The pictures below show the Village Shop in Eyhorne Street and Boniface, the hairdressers, now trading as Stone Hair and Beauty, who are also in Eyhorne Street between the Sugar Loaves and Windmill Public Houses.

Christopher's Village Shop and Post Office in Eyhorne Street.Boniface the Hairdressers in Eyhorne Street.