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Whitstable Travel Guide

For a traditional British seaside vacation, head to Whitstable! This welcoming town on the coast of Kent is home to beautiful beaches and has a laidback atmosphere. The Harbor Market in Whitstable is where visitors can enjoy quirky shops and local art, and grab a bite to eat. Foodies will enjoy the varied menu in Whitstable, with everything from cafés near the beach to more upscale dining experiences. In particular, seafood is the favorite dish here in Whitstable and there is even an Oyster Festival.

Things to Do in Whitstable

Visitors love to wander around the Whitstable Harbor. They can watch the boats and see wildlife, including seals and birds. Tankerton Beach is a beautiful place to relax, with golden sand and a turquoise blue sea. There is the opportunity to enjoy paddle boarding and swimming, as well as sunbathing here. There are also beach huts. The beautiful scenery can be admired from the Tankerton Slopes. Another great sandy spot is the Whitstable West Beach, which is peaceful and perfect for a walk in the sand. For golf enthusiasts, there is the Whitstable Seasalter Golf Club, perfect for a round with friends and family.

Best Time to Visit Whitstable

The best time to visit Whitstable is during the warm summer months.

Price and Availability Index in Whitstable

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The most expensive month to stay in a vacation rental in Whitstable is in August, while the cheapest month is in January. The most popular time to book a vacation rental in Whitstable is in the high season in August. Whitstable has its low season in January, when less people are visiting and the vacation home occupancy rate drops.

The cheapest day to stay at a vacation rental in Whitstable tends to be Tuesday, while the most expensive day tends to be Friday. Vacation homes in Whitstable tend to be busiest on Saturdays, while it tends to be much quieter on Wednesdays.

The weather in Whitstable

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This climate histogram shows you the weather patterns in Whitstable. The warmest months in Whitstable are July and June, when temperatures reach 88 ˚F. The coolest month is January, when temperatures drop to 20 ˚F. The wettest month in Whitstable is February with 10.39 inches of rain, while the driest month is April with 2.96 inches of rain.

Vacation Rentals in Whitstable

Browse accommodations from all the best providers including Airbnb, Homeaway, nineflats and more at AllTheRooms.com. Whitstable has 3584 hotels, vacation rentals and other unique places to stay, with prices to suit budget travelers, luxury travelers and everything in between. For those traveling on a budget, the cheapest place to stay in Whitstable is available at $10 per night. The average price of accommodation in is $190 per night.

If you need an internet connection during your stay in Whitstable, then you can choose from over 904 places to stay that provide WiFi internet. We have 134 accommodations that come with a breakfast included. If you are driving to Whitstable, you'll want to pick from 732 places to stay that provide parking. 10 accommodations come with a pool or jacuzzi

Those traveling with a dog, cat or some other animal can stay in one of 320 accommodations that are designated as pet-friendly.

In Whitstable AllTheRooms currently aggregates hotels, vacation rentals, hostels from more than 6 providers, including 732 places to stay from Airbnb, 22 accommodations from Homeaway and 22 places to stay from nineflats.

2188 of our places to stay in Whitstable have been rated by previous guests. They rated 68% as excellent or good. You can instantly book any of 1484 places to stay right now.

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