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Harbour Street, Whitstable CT5 1AB, England
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Reviewed 3 days ago

Love the stalls selling a variety of items. Must stop for some oysters as they are divine. Great place to sit and have a coffee and watch the boats come in and unload, or just people watch.

Thank sharlo61
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We are regular visitors to Whitstable of course for the oysters, but also for the feel of the place. You have the feeling of industry and family time all together - the boats coming and going with their catch, seafood being cooked at the side...More

Thank lisa c
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We are regular visitors to Whitstable Harbour, it is always interesting whatever the weather or season. In summer there is the added attraction of a market.

Thank Brian R
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Good car parking either side of the Harbour or across the road, walk up the hill to the Castle and gardens, note if you want to tour the castle phone a week before to book a guide as you can’t free roam inside the castle....More

1  Thank Les C
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The harbour isn't very busy with boats. But its a nice place to walk around. Lots of restaurants But a bit pricey. You can pay £1 or £2 for an oyster on a stall or £6 in a restaurant. I don't like the thought of...More

Thank seemore1
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Every time I visit the harbour I am reminded what a fantastic asset this is for Whitstable . There is always something going on and the Artisan market always buzzing . I am a resident locally , and really pleased to have the harbour and...More

1  Thank Skeletor1951
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We had a good wander round here whilst we were in Whitstable for the day. We parked on the cliffs (4 hours free) and walked along the coastal path round to the Harbour. It's great to see a working harbour with the fishing boats coming...More

Thank CheekyLondon
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We had a great walk along the coast and ended up at the harbour where we saw boats and an oyster processing area.

Thank wombatdavid
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

If you visit Whitstable the harbour is a must, some interesting boats and the fishermen are working, bringing in the catch and maintaining their nets etc.

Thank Sawo1
Reviewed October 15, 2018

Spent over an hour walking around the harbour and looking at the pretty craft huts.The traders were helpful , explaining where the views were and time of year , but did not push for a sale .

1  Thank 60jaffa
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M.argaret S
November 28, 2016|
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Response from kevin p | Reviewed this property |
so sorry for the late late reply they vary according to each individual owner of the huts but some are open in the winter for Christmas
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sunbathe-lover
July 13, 2016|
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Response from l0nd0ngirl31 | Reviewed this property |
Yes it is, I have seen many people visiting with their dog. Although I do not know if you can allow your dog off the lead for a swim.
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Michael B
February 12, 2016|
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Response from Perry M | Reviewed this property |
Hi, If it's in season, they have it around the Harbour.
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