Conference centre

The Kenward Trust Conference Centre is a stunning venue set in the heart of the Kent countryside; perfect for training, business meetings and social events.

The Kenward Trust Conference Centre is a stunning venue set in the heart of the Kent countryside; perfect for training, business meetings and social events.

If you are looking for a unique venue to hold a conference, meeting, training course or event and want to help a charity at the same time, look no further than the Georgian splendour of Kenward Conference Centre at Yalding.

Our rates are highly competitive at only £150 + VAT for a half day booking and £270 + VAT for a full day booking. We offer a totally flexible service where you can book just the room (without food) or can choose from our menu’s to meet your budget.  

We offer free flipcharts, free WIFI, laptop, projector and screen – see our Facilities and equipment page for full details of what we have to make your event run smoothly.

Conference Packages
Please click here to see our Conference Packages. 

Booking Form
Please click here to see our Booking Form. 

Terms of Business
Please click here to see our Terms of Business

For further information, and to view the rooms, please call or email us
Tel: 01622 814 187
Email: conference@kenwardtrust.org.uk
Kenward Conference Centre, Kenward Road, Yalding, Kent, ME18 6AH

Kenward Trust is a rehabilitation centre for people recovering from alcohol and substance misuse addictions and as such no alcohol is permitted on site at any time by customers or guests for consumption or otherwise.  The proceeds from our Conference Centre are re-invested in the charity to help us continue to change lives.

We offer a wide range of catering options and special dietary requirements can be accommodated by our on-site chef and his team.

Choose from our selection of Conference Packages to suit your individual needs.

To book please click here.

We have two main meeting rooms for hire, which can be adapted to your needs.

The Valentine Room and Sinden Room both offer stunning views and have the benefit of natural daylight. There is also another area providing additional space, particularly for larger events, where you can set up a registration desk and where lunch and refreshments can be served, click here to see our conference packages.  

Meeting rooms have the following facilities available for use:

  • Free access to on-site WIFI
  • Laptop
  • Ceiling mounted data projector will wall mounted screen (Sinden Room)
  • Portable projector and screen (Valentine room)
  • Audio speaker
  • Flip chart
  • On-site parking
  • Use of private garden

The rooms can comfortably seat 50 delegates and have on occasion accommodated up to a maximum of 80 delegates.

They can be laid out in Boardroom, Theatre, U-shape, Classroom or Cabaret style.

The two rooms can be used together to create a dedicated conferencing venue, with additional space for a further break out room.

Room dimensions

Valentine Room: 9.43m x 6.67m

Sinden Room: 8.45m x 8.34m

Booking form

Please click here for our booking form.

What our clients say

“It was a pleasure to deliver training in this facility, and have the obvious pleasure of access to beautiful surroundings amidst the Kent countryside.”
Jay Aylett, Adult Matters Ltd.

“The venue is amazing. Refreshments and lunch were great.”
Charlotte Osborn-Forde, Chief Executive, Voluntary Action Maidstone.

"We’ve held many training days at the Kenward Trust conference centre ranging from small groups to large groups. All of our bookings have been very well managed and our staff have much enjoyed the wonderful location and facilities."
Claire Cloude, TGU Service Manager & Service Line Workforce Lead. KMPT

"A wonderful conference facility with exceptional catering.  They work with you to create bespoke outcomes and achieve perfection for any desired event."
Elaine Collins, Network of Rural Business Forums

"Lovely venue, really well looked after thank you so much we had an amazing away-day and everyone left feeling really positive having achieved so much!"
Gill Gibb, Chief Executive, Tree of Hope

Getting here

By car – we are 7 miles from Maidstone.

By train – we are a mile away from Wateringbury train station.

See map and directions here

Kenward Conference Centre
Kenward Road
Yalding
Kent
ME18 6AH

Tel: 01622 814187

Rooms can be hired out on a half day or daily basis.

You can choose from either our Sinden or Valentine rooms.

Half day rate = £150 + VAT

Full day rate = £270 + VAT

Please click here to view our Conference Packages.

Please click here to view our Booking Form.

Please click here to view our Terms of Business.

Kenward Trust is a rehabilitation centre for people recovering from alcohol and substance misuse addictions and as such no alcohol is permitted on site at any time by customers or guests for consumption or otherwise.  The proceeds from our Conference Centre are re-invested in the charity to help us continue to change lives.

 

If you would like to book, or find out more about our conference centre, please contact us.



For further information, and to view the rooms, please contact us on
Tel: 01622 814 187
Email: conference@kenwardtrust.org.uk

Kenward Conference Centre
Kenward Road
Yalding
Kent
ME18 6AH

Facebook: /KenwardTrustConferenceCentre
Twitter:  @KTConference

Admissions & Enquiries

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Kenward Road, Yalding, Maidstone, Kent ME18 6AH

01622 814187 enquiry@kenwardtrust.org.uk

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