Ways to get in touch
We would love you to come and see Elham Pre-School for yourself and welcome visitors at any time during pre-school hours. If you would like to contact us or if you have any further questions or queries, please give us a call or send us an email and we will be very happy to help.
How to find us
Conveniently situated in the village of Elham within an Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty, our pre-school is run at the spacious Elham Village Hall which boasts modern facilities, ample parking, a large outdoor area and beautiful views. Our convenient location - almost exactly halfway between Canterbury and Folkestone -means that we are ideally situated for families in many of the surrounding areas such as Densole, Swingfield, Lyminge, Barham, Etchinghill and Hawkinge, as well as of course Elham!
If coming from Canterbury direction
Follow the A2 towards Dover/Channel Tunnel
Take the exit towards Womenswold/Snowdown/Adisham/Nonington
At the roundabout, take the 2nd exit onto A260
At the T-junction, turn right as sign posted to ‘Elham’ and then immediately left onto Gravel Castle Road
Continue onto Derringstone Downs
Take a slight left at Derringstone Hill
Continue onto High Street in Elham
*When entering the village of Elham from this direction you will need to do a u turn using the designated road at the war memorial. Once back on the main road (heading back towards Canterbury), you will find our drive just 100 yards on your right. Our drive, signed ‘Pre School’ and ‘Village Hall’, is just before the hill which takes you out of the village. Turn right off of the main road and down the drive into our large car park.
If coming from Folkestone direction (cross-country through Hawkinge, Densole and Acrise)
Take the A260 heading out of Folkestone
Travel through Hawkinge via Canterbury Road
At Densole, turn left into Coach Road (just before the Black Horse Pub on the right)
Follow Coach Road all the way through Densole, Acrise and into Elham until you come to a T-junction with Canterbury Road
Turn right onto Canterbury Road
Continue straight ahead onto New Road in Elham which leads straight onto the High Street
Towards the end of the village, look for the sign to 'Pre School' and 'Village Hall' on the right hand side of the road
Turn right off of High Street and continue down our drive.
If coming from Folkestone direction (main roads, through Etchinghill and Lyminge)
At Cheriton Interchange at Junction 11 of M20, take the exit onto Ashford Rd/A20
At the roundabout, take the 3rd exit (signed Etchinghall/Lyminge) onto Beachborough
Continue onto Canterbury Rd
Continue onto Station Rd
Continue onto Canterbury Rd
Continue onto New Rd
Continue onto High Street, Elham and drive through the village, past the pubs, and houses on your right. Look for our drive signed ‘Pre School’ and ‘Village Hall’, which is just before the hill which takes you out of the village. Turn right off of the main road and down the drive into our large car park.