Destination guide

Take in the beachside beauty of Westgate-on-Sea

The beaches and surrounding scenery provide a peaceful ambiance to your vacation home in Westgate-on-Sea. One of the city's many top draws is its golfing. Canterbury Cathedral and Dreamland are just a couple of the must-sees in the area. If you're looking for accommodations with space to entertain friends and family, HomeAway has plenty of options to choose from. Many rental homes offer full kitchens and laundry facilities, perfect for big groups.


Sightseeing in and around Westgate-on-Sea

Are you looking for attractions to see in the city? Venture out of your vacation home and experience everything that makes Westgate-on-Sea a fun spot to vacation. These are some of the major attractions to explore, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Dreamland (1.9 mi / 3 km)
  • Royal St George's Golf Club (7.7 mi / 12.4 km)
  • Westgate and Birchington Golf Club (0.3 mi / 0.5 km)
  • Strokes Adventure Golf (1.6 mi / 2.5 km)
  • St. Augustine's Golf Club (3.9 mi / 6.3 km)
  • Stonelees Golf Centre (4.6 mi / 7.3 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural landscape of Westgate-on-Sea

Whether you're looking for adventure or just want to spend some time taking in the scenery, Westgate-on-Sea is a great place to spend some time outside. These are a few of the area's noteworthy natural features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • West Bay Beach (0.1 mi / 0.2 km)
  • St Mildred's Bay (0.4 mi / 0.7 km)
  • Westbrook Bay (1.3 mi / 2 km)
  • Margate Beach (1.9 mi / 3 km)
  • Minnis Bay (2.5 mi / 4 km)
  • Margate Main Sands (2.9 mi / 4.7 km)
How to get there

How to get to and around Westgate-on-Sea

Fly into Manston (MSE-Kent Intl.), the closest airport, located 2.8 mi (4.6 km) from the city center. If you can't find a flight that works for your travel itinerary, you can also fly into London (SEN-Southend), which is 30.1 mi (48.4 km) away.

If you'd prefer to travel by train, the main station serving the city is Westgate-On-Sea Station.

Where to stay around Westgate-on-Sea?

Our 2019 property listings offer a large selection of 339 vacation rentals near Westgate-on-Sea. From 179 Houses to 92 Condos/Apartments, find a unique house rental for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best places to stay near Westgate-on-Sea for a holiday or a weekend are on HomeAway.

What are the popular points of interest near where I can stay when traveling to Westgate-on-Sea?

HomeAway offers a large selection of vacation rentals near lovely places in Westgate-on-Sea. From HomeAway travelers, the most popular points of interest to stay for a holiday trip or just for a weekend are:

  • Westgate and Birchington Golf Club: 947 vacation rentals
  • Westgate-On-Sea Station: 918 vacation rentals
  • St Mildred's Bay: 918 vacation rentals
  • West Bay Beach: 920 vacation rentals
  • Dover (QQD-Dover Priory Train Station): 994 vacation rentals

But there are many other points of interest around Westgate-on-Sea listed on HomeAway where you can find your place to stay. Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available near the point of interest of your choice.

Can I rent Houses in Westgate-on-Sea?

Yes, of course. HomeAway has 179 Houses in Westgate-on-Sea. Our other popular types of vacation rentals in Westgate-on-Sea include:

  • Condos/Apartments: 92 rentals available
  • Villas: 2 rentals available
  • Cabins: 55 rentals available

But you can also enjoy a great stay in one of our other vacation rentals including Cottages and more.

Can I find a vacation rental with pool in Westgate-on-Sea?

Yes, you can select your preferred vacation rental with pool among our 5 vacation rentals with pool available in Westgate-on-Sea. Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available.