Welcome to
The Gatekeeper

welcome to the Gatekeeper


As with all pubs up and down the country, we are currently closed but – but please keep an eye on our social pages for updates.

Thank you to all our customers who have sent messages of support - challenging times are ahead for all of us.

Community is so important at times like this – and we are lucky to be a part of an amazing one at this trickiest of times.



Harriet and her team would like to welcome you to The Gatekeeper Inn, a family-run pub set in the heart of the scenic village of Etchinghill, Kent.

We are a dog-friendly pub and welcome you to bring along your furry companions, our resident dog, Max would love to see some friendly faces! We are also a family-friendly pub and welcome children of all ages when accompanied by an adult, and we have some tasty food alternatives for children too, please just ask!


Please see our live facebook feed below to keep up to date! 

2 days ago

What a crazy world. As we approach what’s usually a busy night for us we know that some of you are happy to be spending precious time with loved ones, some are frustrated to be stuck at home; ... See more

1 week ago
Timeline Photos

Here at The Gatekeeper we are proud to support our community in anyway we can and will continue to do so.

Sending love to our customers, friends and families ♥️

#BeSafe #Community

Getting here: 

The Gatekeeper Inn
Canterbury Road
Etchinghill
Folkestone
CT18 8DE

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