Hythe Tourist Information

The Romney, Hythe & Dymchurch Railway

The Romney, Hythe & Dymchurch Railway

Nestling on the Kent coast close to Folkestone, Hythe is one of the five original Cinque ports and offers a long stretch of beach ideal for families. Away from the beach, there are plenty of local walks to enjoy including through the Brockhill Country Park. Other activities for you to take pleasure in include trips on The Romney, Hythe & Dymchurch Railway or electric boat trips on the Royal Military Canal Hythe.

There are also a number of attractions in the surrounding area worth a visit including Port Lympne Animal Park with its rare black rhinos and Siberian tigers. Just to the north of the town is the medieval castle ‘Westenhanger’ which is home to a replica of the 17th century ‘Discovery’, famous for its connections to Pocahontas and Jamestown, Virginia.

There is a varied choice of accommodation in Hythe ranging from a family friendly caravan site close to the beach to a country holiday cottage ideal for walks & relaxation. Many Hythe hotels and accommodation are pet friendly; ideal for strolls by the sea with the family dog. A choice of sea-view holiday apartments are available in Hythe or for a luxury break, choose a seafront hotel in with leisure facilities and pool. Browse our listings and book your perfect accommodation in Hythe today.