Maidstone is located in the heart of Kent, England. It has a small population of an estimated 110,000 people. Kent County Council manages the welfare of the town including its social services, education, fire services and infrastructure. Home to a plethora of businesses including retail, service and administrative sectors, and surrounding industrial estates who all choose to operate from offices in Maidstone.
The River Medway previously played a large part in Maidstone’s economy, historically being the principal means of transporting goods. Today, Maidstone can be accessed via the M25 and M26/M20 Motorways, a 40-mile drive from London, 20 miles from Ashford and 36 miles from Folkestone. Gatwick Airport is 41 miles away and Heathrow Airport is a 66-mile journey. Accessible via its fantastic links with all means of transport, travelling to Maidstone is easy. Its town centre has two railway stations Maidstone East and Maidstone West. Maidstone East runs London to Ashford services, and Maidstone West is for Gatwick to Stood. Transport links can be key for businesses and Maidstone office space offers this at a fraction of the cost of office space in the centre of a large city.
The Mall Maidstone and Fremlin Walk are two large shopping centres in Maidstone. A third mall, the Lockmeadow Centre has large multiplex cinemas with restaurants and nightclubs. Maidstone relies on its leisure industry as a key contributor to its economy, bringing in millions of pounds per year. Its town centre is the most popular in Kent, with plenty of night clubs and bars attracting large crowds. Maidstone town centre is surrounded by beautiful countryside, with Kent Downs to the north and River Medway to the south.
Maidstone has many historic attractions including Hever Castle, Leeds Castle and Sissinghurst Castle. Maidstone's most popular gardens are Iden Croft Herbs, Beech Court, Hole Park and Lullingstone Garden of the World. For adventurous visitors, Go Ape is run at Leeds Castle, Buckmore Park provides karting facilities and canoeing along the river is a popular activity. Your business can take advantage of these transport, entertainment and leisure benefits by choosing to operate from serviced office space in Maidstone.
Take your business to the next level and impress prospective clients by choosing from our office space to rent in Maidstone. Speak to one of our experts at Easy Offices today and see whether serviced office space in Maidstone could be the next step for your business.