The Elham Valley has kept its natural beauty and historical buildings, with many country walks to enjoy the scenery. The village has three pub restaurants including two of which are B&B’s.
The village also includes a convenience store, village hall, tea rooms, tennis court, doctor’s surgery, children’s park, pre-school,primary school and a church.
On the High Street, there is a map board with a number of walking guides to explore the village, as well as walking maps in the convenience store.
An old K2 heritage listed phone box also houses a public access defibrillator- located in the High Street, near the bus stop, the Rose & Crown pub and the public conveniences.
Elham Valley Parish Council meets on the first Monday of each month in the evenings. These meetings are open to the public and further details are on this website.