Get a Quote

Call us Now!

Removals Maidstone 

A family firm dedicated to reducing your stress on moving day since 2002
Removals
Packing
Dismantling/ Reassembly
Furniture (Export) Wrapping
Storage
Local or Long Distance
Household & Commercial Removals
Removals Maidstone

Maidstone Removal Services

Your Maidstone Home Removals experts, we’ve been dedicated to reducing your stress on moving day since 2002. Our priority is to make your removal day go as smoothly as possible, as the reviews from satisfied customers shown below will testify to you.

Whether you’re moving locally in the Maidstone area or you’re moving long distance you can book us to carry out a free, no-obligation visit at your home. We will be happy to discuss your needs and answer any questions and concerns you may have – this is part of the service which every professional local firm should provide. We will then send you a formal quote with clear prices so that you can plan your costs. Your removal quotation will include indemnity insurance for your goods in storage and in transport.

If you’re looking for a family firm who will be flexible to suit your requirements please give us a call on 01622 672217.

Maidstone Packing Services

 Maidstone Packing Services

Thorough professional packing not only safeguards your treasured possessions but also relieves so much stress from moving day. Things go much more smoothly when all your smaller items are packed into regular sized, high quality twin walled cartons.

We're very proud of our packing services. Please ask about options - Full Packing, Fragile Packing or just packing of specific items. Our conscientious team will make light work of your packing with skill and experience.

If you want to pack yourself we'll deliver our quality packing materials - this is all part of the service if you're in Maidstone.

Maidstone Furniture Dismantling & Reassembly

Maidstone Furniture dismantling & reassembly 

Large furniture needs to be dismantled if it’s too big to go down the stairs or through doorways. If you feel competent to do this yourself we’re happy with that, but if not, we’ll quote to do this for you.

Most commonly wardrobes, beds, cots and desks require dismantling. Often we remove legs from dining tables and feet from sofas without charge. We can give you a price per item included in your formal removals quotation.

As with all our services we’re familiar with dismantling & reassembling furniture and our experience goes back to 2002. We only dismantle if we think it’s the best option and over the years we’ve learned how to overcome small problems which sometimes arise.

Occasionally customers want to avoid dismantling, worried that the furniture will not be reassembled properly. We’ve been building flatpack furniture in Maidstone for 20 years - so if it needs doing, don’t worry, we’ll do it professionally!

Maidstone Furniture (Export) wrapping

Maidstone Furniture (Export) wrapping

Furniture can be protected with a specially designed bubble wrap. This has a tough outer layer, a small bubble and also a tissue inner layer for delicate surfaces. Proprietary names for this wrapping material include “bubble blanket”, “furniguard” and “furnisoft”.

Removal companies call this “export wrapping” because it’s primarily used as an extra protection for furniture which is being shipped internationally and will be multi-handled, in different countries, between collection and delivery.

We also offer this service to Maidstone removal customers who are moving their furniture into self-store. We can wrap on collection and unwrap on delivery when you come out of self store. Furniture can be stacked up in a self store unit with protection from bumps and scrapes.

We don’t do this for direct, local removals as we protect furniture on our lorry with transit blankets whilst on board.
Maidstone

Storage for our Maidstone Removal customers

We offer long term and short term secure storage to meet your requirements and ensure the safety of your possessions. We've been storing for removals customers from Maidstone since 2002. Please get in touch if you have any questions about storing your belongings.

We use traditional removals warehouse containers to store your belongings. They are an industry standard 5' by 7' by 7.5' tall - this is equivalent to a 35 square foot room in a self store centre. We think we're better value than self store, especially over the medium and long term. You can rent these for £14/week all inclusive. This includes indemnity insurance for goods in storage.
Removals
Packing
Dismantling/ Reassembly
Furniture (Export) Wrapping
Storage

Maidstone Removal Services

Your Maidstone Home Removals experts, we’ve been dedicated to reducing your stress on moving day since 2002. Our priority is to make your removal day go as smoothly as possible, as the reviews from satisfied customers shown below will testify to you.

Whether you’re moving locally in the Maidstone area or you’re moving long distance you can book us to carry out a free, no-obligation visit at your home. We will be happy to discuss your needs and answer any questions and concerns you may have – this is part of the service which every professional local firm should provide. We will then send you a formal quote with clear prices so that you can plan your costs. Your removal quotation will include indemnity insurance for your goods in storage and in transport.

If you’re looking for a family firm who will be flexible to suit your requirements please give us a call on 01622 672217.


Removals Maidstone

 Maidstone Packing Services

Thorough professional packing not only safeguards your treasured possessions but also relieves so much stress from moving day. Things go much more smoothly when all your smaller items are packed into regular sized, high quality twin walled cartons.

We're very proud of our packing services. Please ask about options - Full Packing, Fragile Packing or just packing of specific items. Our conscientious team will make light work of your packing with skill and experience.

If you want to pack yourself we'll deliver our quality packing materials - this is all part of the service if you're in Maidstone.

Maidstone Packing Services

Maidstone Furniture dismantling & reassembly 

Large furniture needs to be dismantled if it’s too big to go down the stairs or through doorways. If you feel competent to do this yourself we’re happy with that, but if not, we’ll quote to do this for you.

Most commonly wardrobes, beds, cots and desks require dismantling. Often we remove legs from dining tables and feet from sofas without charge. We can give you a price per item included in your formal removals quotation.

As with all our services we’re familiar with dismantling & reassembling furniture and our experience goes back to 2002. We only dismantle if we think it’s the best option and over the years we’ve learned how to overcome small problems which sometimes arise.

Occasionally customers want to avoid dismantling, worried that the furniture will not be reassembled properly. We’ve been building flatpack furniture in Maidstone for 20 years - so if it needs doing, don’t worry, we’ll do it professionally!

Maidstone Furniture Dismantling & Reassembly

Maidstone Furniture (Export) wrapping

Furniture can be protected with a specially designed bubble wrap. This has a tough outer layer, a small bubble and also a tissue inner layer for delicate surfaces. Proprietary names for this wrapping material include “bubble blanket”, “furniguard” and “furnisoft”.

Removal companies call this “export wrapping” because it’s primarily used as an extra protection for furniture which is being shipped internationally and will be multi-handled, in different countries, between collection and delivery.

We also offer this service to Maidstone removal customers who are moving their furniture into self-store. We can wrap on collection and unwrap on delivery when you come out of self store. Furniture can be stacked up in a self store unit with protection from bumps and scrapes.

We don’t do this for direct, local removals as we protect furniture on our lorry with transit blankets whilst on board.
Maidstone Furniture (Export) wrapping

Storage for our Maidstone Removal customers

We offer long term and short term secure storage to meet your requirements and ensure the safety of your possessions. We've been storing for removals customers from Maidstone since 2002. Please get in touch if you have any questions about storing your belongings.

We use traditional removals warehouse containers to store your belongings. They are an industry standard 5' by 7' by 7.5' tall - this is equivalent to a 35 square foot room in a self store centre. We think we're better value than self store, especially over the medium and long term. You can rent these for £14/week all inclusive. This includes indemnity insurance for goods in storage.
Maidstone

A Family Removal Company serving Maidstone

Philip Marks Removals - a small family enterprise with a high quality service – we’ve achieved a big reputation in the business of moving people’s property.

From early beginnings in 2002 we have gained the respect and earned goodwill among hundreds of clients ”on the move” locally in Maidstone and countrywide.

Our chief aim is to accomplish a stress-free removals day with our professional team taking the strain of an otherwise difficult operation of “moving house”. And we pride ourselves of course, in taking the greatest of care of valuable and treasured property.

Whether you are relocating around Maidstone or moving farther afield, we are happy to give you first-rate advice and on- the-spot competitive quotations relating to distance and possessions.

Removal Reviews from Maidstone, and beyond!

google
Steven Blench
February 1, 2024

Turned up on time, great bunch of lads, very helpful and understanding would recommend them for any move large or small.

google
Jacqueline Elliott
January 23, 2024

Would absolutely highly recommend the team, everyone who dealt with the move couldn't fault at all. What we thought would be stressful, went like a dream. The move from Kent to Scotland was effortless. Many thanks. Russ & Jackie. 😃

google
Tom Wiltshire
December 16, 2023

Amazing service. Very efficient and extremely friendly. Would highly recommend to all.

google
Adam Candlish
December 15, 2023

Philip Marks did a great job on our house move. Flexible around dates, good price, delivered all packing materials (twice!) quickly and on the day the team were helpful and friendly. I would highly recommend!

google
Sarah Allen
December 4, 2023

Moved house with Philip Marks Removals just two weeks ago. Very professional, very friendly, very helpful. They were a pleasure to work with and made moving day stress free. Would highly recommend.

google
amit saha
October 28, 2023

Great service. Great value. Very helpful. Would use again

google
Roz Collom
October 18, 2023

Thank you so much to my amazing removal team..they made a very stressful day much easier and really went the extra mile. I can't recommend them enough..you won't be disappointed.

google
Melanie Duffy
October 3, 2023

Courteous and efficient. Job completed seamlessly. Thank- you.

google
Mark Trent
October 2, 2023

Firstly sorry for late review. Wow... what a service these guys gave us with our move from Rochester to Shropshire. They went above and beyond even waited for me to saw the banister down to get our bed up 🤣🤣. Honestly guys thank you so much for all you did. Fantastic service. 😊

google
Yetunde Taliat
October 2, 2023

Quality service. Used last year to move up north and now used their service again to move down south again. Great job, careful with everything, efficient and good respectful gentleman. Appreciate the high level of service provided many thanks will use again and again

google
Jan Webb
September 22, 2023

I wanted a stress free move and a recently moved neighbour recommended Philip Marks to me. From the initial quote to the personal attention to detail I was really impressed. On the day the weather was terrible on the drive down but Jonathan the driver did a great job and arrived on time. He even carried the heavy bed frame upstairs for me. I would absolutely recommend this terrific removal company to you.

google
Tricia Merrell
September 10, 2023

We just want to say a huge thank you to Phillip, his son and the team for their efficient friendly service to make what could have been a stressful move as unstressful as possible. It started when Phillip arrived to pack up all our possessions. He packed everything with care and consideration, discussing what needed to go from each room and labelling in detail. The following day the team arrived and in a blink of an eye the boxes had gone. Care was taken with all the larger pieces, wrapping the seatee and armchair to protect it. Unloading was just as efficient, with furniture and boxes put in the right rooms and moving around if we changed our mind. I would highly recommend Phillip Marks Removals to anyone wanting to move - I would definitely use them again. They are professional, friendly and super efficient.

google
Michelle Beattie
September 8, 2023

Absolutely amazing. Philip and Harry were both polite, friendly and helpful. Nothing was too much trouble. I would definitely recommend and use them again. They made my moving experience go smoothly. Communication was excellent. Good value for money. Both Philip and Harry were very professional.

google
Alan Bailey
September 4, 2023

Very good company on time also very friendly would use again

google
Steve T
September 1, 2023

Amazing service from start to finish! Due diligence required as its been a while since i moved, three removals companies quoted and difference in pricing was staggering as were the individual services offered. After speaking to each company about the quote it was obvious Philip Marks were the company to chose. The survey, quote, subsequent phone calls and emails were always dealt with in a professional manner answered quickly and efficiently, all of my queries were dealt with promptly. Move day, it was a large move so was booked over two days, day one, we were extremely impressed by the professional and courteous team who worked tirelessly to ensure 90% was loaded on day one. Day two, the same professional attitude the house was cleared within a few hours and they made their way to the new house leaving us contact them when we had keys. Unload was quick, efficient and smooth. Even helped us to move a few things into the house we have purchased. Everyone was so helpful and pleasant and no damages, it was a truly refreshing experience. I really cannot imagine why you would choose another removals company, an absolutely outstanding service!

google
Kehinde Gbadamosi
August 29, 2023

Fantastic service! Efficient and professional!

google
Suzanne Bloomfield
August 21, 2023

Excellent service provided by Philip Marks removals. The men arrived on time and were very professional and took great care when moving the items and wrapping sufficiently when needed. I was very impressed with how hard they worked at the leaving address and at the new address. They put the boxes/furniture in the correct rooms. Thanks again and sorry I lost my handbag with the keys in it 🤣🤣🤣.

google
Sam Faulkner
August 10, 2023

This company were fantastic for our move. The quote was competitive and they kept their word when refunding the cost of the boxes which saved us money. The movers were on time and did the job efficiently and with care. They worked hard until it was all done and went above and beyond to help with every aspect of our move. I would highly recommend them.

google
Susan miller
August 8, 2023

Had a dressing table and box moved from my late mother's home to my sons home today. Guys were excellent, prompt, courteous and professional. Very impressed. Thank you.

google
Mitchell Donald
August 8, 2023

Couldn’t recommend this removal service anymore if I tried! Sam and Steve were excellent, nothing was a bother for them, arrived on time and ensured everything was safe and secure! Thanks so much!

google
Tari Olusola
July 7, 2023

This is the second time that I am using the services of Phillips Marks and again I was extremely impressed with the care and attention they paid to the items they were packing and moving. The price was also very reasonable. I recommend them highly

google
Amr Soliman
June 29, 2023

I had a very nice experience with Philips team moving my furniture from Medway to Isle of Wight. Very professional and very smooth. Outcome: zero damage to my stuff and furniture and easy removal. I will definitely choose them again and highly recommend them.

google
john plackett
June 16, 2023

For our move we, like others shopped around for quotations but our quote from Philip Marks covered everything that we needed for a great price. Over two days we were packed up and moved to our new home, day one we had two gentlemen come by to pack up all of our belongings apart from needed toiletries, they were very thorough and made sure our things were stored safely. We had a laugh or two along the way. Day two consisted of the move where they dismantled our big items like bed and filled their vehicle and moved it to our new home where they put the bed back together again, they even buy back the boxes that they used for the move. I have nothing but good things to say about Philip Marks Removals and would recommend them and their services every time.

google
Chris French
June 13, 2023

3 lovely lads arrived, they were funny, helpful incredibly patient & worked so hard taking great care with everything, there was bit of hold up the other end but soon they were unloading as cheerful as at the start of the day! Can’t thank these guys enough and would DEFINITELY recommend Phillip Marks to anybody whose life goes into boxes in a van Many Thanks to All involved

google
Andrew Docherty
June 3, 2023

We were dreading this move, but we needn't have worried. Everything went so smoothly. Our move from Headcorn to Weymouth, Dorset, meant that the job needed two days. Owain and Adam loaded the lorry up in the morning, and great care was taken with everything. They then had a long journey due to Friday traffic down to Weymouth. But they were at the house, first thing in the morning to unload. They were professional to the end. A big thanks to Philip and Sally for the organising the whole process, it really couldn't have been better.

google
Derek Carroll
May 31, 2023

Excellent service great removal team very careful with all belongings no damages would definitely recommend and use your company again,

google
Jennifer Paine
May 23, 2023

I cant thank Philip Marks removals enough! Professional and fantastic communication from the start! Highly recommended

google
Venessa Thelwell
May 20, 2023

What a great team of guys, professional, curtious, attentive they made us feel valued. They helped us in meeting a tight deadline, from the moment we phoned them they were transparent honest and fair they touched base with us so that we knew where everything was and where it needed to go. They offered a great package which meant that our most precise valuables were protected they were so helpful and friendly we highly recommend Phillip Marks Removals to anyone that wants the best service, which only they can deliver AAA+++

google
Helen Swan
May 8, 2023

Philip Marks Removals (Kent) are brilliant, I seriously cannot fault them. From speaking to Sally to discuss my move and her answering all my questions and being very supportive. Then spring forward to actual moving day with Steve and Sam, they were amazing and didn’t complain when faced with the unique location I was moving from. They were very respectful of my belongings and made it look effortless. I will definitely use this company again.

Huge thanks to Philip Marks Removals. Our move was not stressful and his team were prompt, extremely helpful, courteous and very professional in their attitude to the work. Every care was taken with our furniture and will certainly contact them again if we move in the future

google
Eleni Kyriazi
May 3, 2023

I would highly recommend them as the team is proficient, reliable and punctual. I met Phil in 2022 who visited me to quote me for packaging and moving out/in. Boxes were delivered on time and arranging the move out was straightforward. My stuff went into a storage space, which Sally/Phil arranged without any troubles. Moving into the new place was trouble free as well, and team (Sam, etc.) worked really hard and were very careful. During this stressful day, the team made it so easy! Communication with Sally & Phil was always professional and timely. Honestly, you will not be let down by Phil/team; 100% outstanding services. Thank you all for everything and I am wishing you good luck, and all the best for the future.

google
Keziah Toomey
May 2, 2023

Needed a short notice long distance removal for our household on a bank holiday weekend. Philip Marks went above and beyond when our van was too small and accommodated the extra. Very friendly professional and quick. We've moved twice with these guys now and they are the best value and really great service I'd recommend them to anyone

google
Lynne Green
April 17, 2023

The removal team of 3 men were excellent. Calm and very reassuring that everything would be OK and that I wasn't to be worried about anything! They worked so hard ALL day, their commitment and effort was amazing. I was really happy that it went very smoothly. Sally was great over the phone, very friendly and accommodating. Thank you to the whole team.

google
Theo Kibuuka
April 12, 2023
google
Roberto Delbene
March 4, 2023

We had a fantastic experience with Philip Marks and we were really impressed with the service received! The quote was very competitive and the communication prior the move, about the planning and logistics was really effective and put our mind at ease. Philip also provided a Tip and advice guide for home mover, a very useful tool which helped a lot to organize everything! Philip, Steve and the rest of the team (sorry, I don't remember everyone's name!) are friendly, polite, punctual and know what they are doing. The packing and the move was done in a very professional and organized way and took away from us the stress of the move. I won't hesitate to recommend and use them again! Thank you Philip, best of luck for everything!

google
Julia Fox
March 3, 2023

Philip Marks Removals are an excellent company with a professional sales and office team. Removal guys were all spot on, very strong and worked extremely hard until the job was done (over and above). Would highly recommend.

google
David Keep
February 19, 2023

A very professional service from the outset. The removal guys were very efficient and polite. Highly recommended.

google
Ms Anon
January 31, 2023

It was a lovely experience moving with Philip. The quote was reasonable, came at the agreed time on the day of. Very professional and friendly, and all my boxes moved with no damage. Can't recommend them enough.

google
Dee Norman
January 22, 2023

We would highly recommend the team at Philip Marks. Every single person was so lovely. They completed our long distance move from Kent to Wales over two days and made the whole thing completely stress free for us. Great care was taken with our possessions and everything was delivered safely and nothing was too much trouble. A genuinely wonderful team of people. 5 stars and would definitely use them again.

google
Joel Odeyemi
January 13, 2023

Called on a Monday morning, Phillip came, gave me a Quote, they turned up when they said they would, totally professional throughout and went above and beyond Very happy with the moving and definitely I will recommend them Many thanks Bola

google
Sue Igglesden
January 5, 2023

A professional job from friendly, cheerful and efficient staff. Thanks to you all.

google
Susan Oldaker
December 20, 2022

I was removed over 3 days. The first day to be loading. This was the day of the big snow. Although they were late, due to the weather conditions, the team worked their socks off. They were polite, friendly and efficient. They had t o continue loading the next day and stay overnight near my new address. They all remained cheerful and helpful.

google
richard tallett
December 13, 2022

Very pleasant when estimating, but more than I wanted to pay.

google
Judy Heathfield-Eliott
December 8, 2022

The packers were so fanatical about our stuff and went above and beyond to secure the goods and make sure nothing got damaged. Very impressed with professional attitude and were a huge help in making the move less stressful! Thank you for everything from start to finish. Would definitely recommend.

google
Kevin Harding
November 14, 2022

The removal guys worked really fast, were very helpful and did a great job for a very good price. Friendly chaps and nothing was too much trouble for them, so would highly recommend.

google
linda rose
November 14, 2022

Philip Marks stepped in to rescue us when we were let down by another company. They efficiently took the stress away and organized a removal and storage at short notice. They were all professional, polite and easy to communicate with.

google
Susan Auger
November 2, 2022

Excellent service. This was a long distance move that took place over three days. Communication was good throughout. Staff were punctual and hardworking. The van arrived in Scotland on time. All the boxes were well packed with no breakages. Josh in particular was a star. Wouldn't hesitate to recommend.

google
n-b seer
October 31, 2022

what a fantastic company so very helpful and a great service nothing was to much trouble and the move was done very professionally, also great communication. thank you again Nigel.

google
Karen Diamond
October 31, 2022

The team at Philip Marks have been fantastic. They moved us out of our house on the hottest day of the year and worked so hard with no complaints. Our things went into storage and they have just moved us into our new home. Both moves from start to finish were professional and efficient and the team are extremely hard working. Communicating with Sally throughout made this a very straightforward process. Thank you all and we cannot recommend you highly enough.

google
Taiwo Rhodes
October 26, 2022

I needed a couple of items moved from the ground floor to the first floor. From my initial conversation with Sally to having the 2 gentlemen move the items took less than 48 hours and I received top notch service. I’ll be using them again. 10/10

Satisfied Customer?
Please leave a review :-
Google My Business
Facebook

Maidstone Relocation Guide

Moving to Maidstone? Here’s a guide that’ll get you situated in the local area! Maidstone combines rural charm with modernity; a rich history, new developments and everything you could want from the county town of Kent. Maidstone is the largest town in Kent and there is evidence of settlement in the area dating back to before the Stone Age! The River Medway runs through the center of the town and was once a route for barges carrying goods between  The Thames Estuary and Tonbridge. Maidstone is just 36 miles from central london and is governed under Maidstone Borough Council. The Maidstone council website includes lots of helpful information such as Parking, Planning and Building guidelines, Rubbish Collection, Bins and Recycling and much more! If you have a lot of waste check out Haffenden Skip Hire!

Maidstone Schools

Kent County Council is a great starting point for information about local schools. Also the Government's school comparison website will give a comprehensive result if you search for Schools in Maidstone. South of Maidstone you'll find the prestigous Sutton Valence School, a co-educational day and boarding school which includes a prep school and a nursery.  Some of Maidstone's secondary schools compare favourably with Maidstone Grammar School (for boys) and Maidstone Grammar School for Girls. There's no shortage of excellent primary schools, not least Bearsted Primary Academy which was outstanding in all areas by Ofsted inspectors in 2023. MidKent college accomodates practical vocational education at their Maidstone campus. This was once the location of the Kent Institute of Art and Design whose alumni included Tracy Emin and Karen Millen. K.I.A.D. has since become part of the University For The Creative Arts which still has a campus in Maidstone.


Read More
New House

Maidstone Property

Not only does Maidstone have a varied housing stock near the town centre but also there's plenty of villages nearby with lovely properties. However there always seems to be more demand than supply despite substancial housebuilding during the last decade. Locals have noticed road congestion and strain on services so new housebuilding projects are often contested. Local estate agents Knight Edmonds, Seekers and Haart have more expertise on this subject than us so it's worth giving them a call!
Read More

Maidstone Transport Links

Maistone East Railway Station is served by direct trains to & from London Victoria (1hr 7min), London Charing Cross (1hr 4min) & in the opposite direction Ashford International (31min). This was the the town's primary station until the high speed Javelin Trains started serving Maidstone West in 2011. Maidstone West Railway Station serves the Medway Valley line between Paddock Wood (19min) and Strood (17min) as it always has. Also the high speed service provides some direct services to London St. Pancras (52min) Ebbsfleet International (33min) and Stratford International (44min). These facilitate a comprehensive link to the national rail network and the channel tunnel. The M20 motorway junctions 4 to 8, North of Maidstone, provide a fast link to Dover and the Channel also in the other direction to London and the M25. Operation Brock periodically restricts the M20 between junction 8 and junction 9 at Ashford. As a concequence of significant housebuilding routes south of Maidstone frequently suffer with congestion. Not least the villages of Leeds & Langley which link M20 junction 8 to the south of Maidstone where residents have been campaigning for a bypass since 2002.
Read More
Maidstone Transport Links
Ashford Eating Out

Eating out in Maidstone

Earl Street is Maidstone's restaurant centre where you'll find Nandos, Thai Rice Club, Wildwood, Zizi's and Pizza Express amongst others. Nearby there's Frederic Bistro and The Giggling Squid. At the bottom of the High Street there's 7-Miles an interesting little Korean Restaurant. Long established Indian restaurant's are the Shamrat on Lower stone Street and the Tandoor Mahal on Medway Street. Maidstone has an old connection with the Gurkhas and so has two Nepalese restaurants, The Gurkha Kitchen and Namaste Nepalese Cuisine. In Bearsted you can't miss The Oak On The Green with it's sidekick Fish On the Green. Also at East Farleigh the Tickled Trout prides it's fish menu. The Potting Shed at Langley, The Chiltern Hundreds at Penenden Heath and the Cock Horse at Detling are all popular, well run choices
Read More

Maidstone Accommodation

Along the M20 at junction 5 there's the Premier Inn Allington hotel by the Thomas Wyatt Beefeater. At junction 6 there's the Village hotel and also the Premier Inn  Sandling hotel which is paired with the picturesque riverside Malta Inn. At junction 7 there's the Orida Maidstone and at Junction 8 there's both the Mercure Great Danes Hotel and the Tudor Park Marriott . For the town centre there's the Travelodge and the Premier Inn, both of which are close to Maidstone West Railway Station. If you're travelling via Maidstone East Railway Station the White Rabbit is not only the nearest option but also a well run Miller & Carter Steakhouse. Other good options near town centre are the Grange Moor Hotel, the Rock House B&B and also  Stone Court House. For a rural location with real ale and a real fire in the winter you can't do better than the Black Horse on the historic Pilgrims Way at Thurnham.  
Read More
Maidstone Accommodation
Maidstone Recreation

Maidstone Recreation

Walk Trails around Maidstone is a great escape for the whole family to explore the local area. Why not venture on to the river and take a cruise down the Medway with the Kentish Lady River Cruises. Feeling more adventurous? Familiar with boats yourself? Why not hire a self drive boat for you and the family to take your own cruise along the river at your own pace. Check out all information regarding Bridges, Locks and Facilities for boaters on the River Medway before you set off on a boating adventure! Fremlin Walk Shopping Centre and also The Mall (formerly the Chequers Centre) combine to provide a comrehensive shopping experience in the town centre. Maidstone Museum and Bentlif Art Gallery found in the historic Chillington House on St Faiths Street (north side) , the museum holds exhibits ranging from Japanese art to Egyptian mummies. Also the Tyrwhitt-Drake Carriage Museum  houses a fascinating collection, dedicated to the history of horse-drawn transport in the Maidstone area and beyond! The Museum of Kent Life can be found at Sandling, near The Malta Inn, and offers an educational & fun insight into local heritage.  Maidstone Leisure Centre is accessible to all, placed in Mote park. Facilities and recreational activities include: gym, workout classes, sports hall, adventure play zone, and a watersports center. Mote Park is award winning, 450 acres of multi-use public parkland, containing a 30 acre boating lake, miniature railway and the first class mote park cricket ground by the Mote Cricket Club. A few miles away historic Leeds Castle is popular with tourists and also hosts many events. Whilst you are there why not unleash your inner primate on the tree top obstacle course at Go Ape!
Read More

Latest Help, Advice & Resources

Get a Quote!
Call us in office hours or leave your details on our contact form.

We can give you a formal quote based on a free home survey which can be carried out on weekdays, including weekday evenings. Otherwise, depending on your circumstances, we can give you a quote based on a detailed list. 
Contact Form 1
Local or Long Distance
We move people from Kent all over Great Britain
*/
Postal Address:
Philip Marks Removals,
44 The Street, Detling, Maidstone, Kent, ME14 3JT

01622 672217

Office Opening Hours
Monday – 9.00am to 5.00pm
Tuesday – 9.00am to 5.00pm
Wednesday – 9.00am to 5.00pm
Thursday – 9.00am to 5.00pm
Friday – 9.00 to 5.00pm
Saturday – closed
Sunday – closed
01622 672217