Holiday rentals near Whitstable

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Explore Whitstable

Easily accessible from London and frequently outshined by the glamorous medieval city of Canterbury, Whitstable is a truly enchanting fishing town and perfect for families keen to explore the many wonders of Kent from a tranquil coastal base. The town is home to wonderful beaches framed by a rugged coastline and long promenades from where you can observe friendly locals going about their day. Never dull, Whitstable has inspired acclaimed novelists such as W. Somerset Maugham and Sarah Waters, author of the popular novel ‘Tipping the Velvet’. Hosting a charming harbour packed with fishing boats and a quaint high street that offers a myriad of independent shops and cafes, as well as countless activities such as hiking trails or day trips to London of France you will wonder why it took you so long to visit.

Renting holiday accommodation in Whitstable

The town has a first-rate range of self-catered accommodation in the form of seaside apartments, holiday homes and traditional cottages. A rental with HouseTrip will give you the chance to discover this sea-faring paradise of tempting seashores bathed by sapphire waters with unique access to the local community where you can experience Whitstable like a native to make the most of a truly authentic experience. After a long day cycling through one of the town’s many rural paths you can have a chat with your nice neighbour who will tell you where to find to the most delicious fish and chips restaurant.

Where to stay in Whitstable

As a fishing town, Whitstable offers not only an excellent choice of fish and seafood restaurants but also plenty of family-run shops and markets where you can stock up on fresh produce; renting your own holiday accommodation will allow you to create a culinary feast in your very own kitchen or perhaps enjoy a barbeque in your private garden with stunning sea. Why would you choose to stay in a poky hotel when you can enjoy so much more space and privacy in a holiday cottage? HouseTrip offers an excellent selection of holiday rentals in the form of charming homes and traditional apartments dotted throughout Whitstable. Renting holiday accommodation with HouseTrip will give you the luxury of enjoying a home away from home for only a fraction of the price of a much smaller and noisier hotel.

Whitstable with the family

Begin your visit by taking an invigorating morning walk along Whitstable’s early Victorian harbour and observing fishermen selling their wares at the fish market followed by breakfast at one of the many cafés that line Harbour Street. While you are in the area don’t forget to lose yourself in the maze that is ‘the alleys’, a collection of wonderfully quirky narrow paths that once served as escape routes for local smugglers. If it rains take the children to Whitstable’s Castle, an 18th century manor house, or perhaps to Whitstable Museum where you can explore a bit of local history. Are you ready to experience an unforgettable family holiday in Whitstable? Book your holiday accommodation at HouseTrip.com to make your well-deserved break even more perfect.

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