Whitstable is a popular seaside town situated in Kent, in the South East region of England. Close to historic Canterbury, Whitstable has a long and illustrious history of its own, primarily associated with seafaring activities. The town is a popular tourist destination and offers a wide range of accommodation options. Here we take a look at the Whitstable Bed and Breakfasts that offer high quality yet cost effective rooms year round.
Fishing industries have long dominated the work of the town and in particular oysters, collected since Roman times. Dubbed the 'Pearl of Kent' for this reason, the oysters of Whitstable are celebrated each year with the Oyster Festival in July, a popular event for residents and visitors.
There are many buildings dating from the mid 1800s in the town including two notable pubs and the windmill on Borstal Hill is well known landmark and modern day motel. The maritime history and culture of the town is displayed in the Whitstable Museum and Gallery.
The shingle and sand beaches of Whitstable are popular and the water sports are renowned. The Whitstable yacht club is one of the oldest in the country and the town hosts the annual International Waterski Championships. As a popular tourist destination, Whitstable has a variety of services and amenities to cater for visitors.
These include some fine restaurants serving the local oysters and seafood. Additional eateries cater for every taste and there is a good selection of cafes and bars. There is also a variety of Whitstable accommodation options from hotels to traditional inns and lodging houses.
Whitstable bed and breakfasts are an excellent way to enjoy the local flavour of the town, both in comfortable accommodation and a full English breakfast and alternatives to fuel your day's activities. Proprietors of Whitstable bed and breakfast guest houses additionally have a good local knowledge to help you get the most from your stay in the town, whether for a short break or longer holiday.
We have selected a number of well established Whitstable bed and breakfasts establishments and present them here for your convenience.
Whitstable Bed and Breakfasts