Destination guide

Delight in the oceanfront landscape of Hythe

The ocean views and surrounding scenery provide a peaceful ambiance to your vacation home in Hythe. Travelers to this welcoming city praise the bars, spas and restaurants. Canterbury Cathedral and Dover Museum are just a couple of the must-sees in the area. A vacation rental can help make your stay complete—many rentals come with a full kitchen and laundry facilities.

Activities

Activities and attractions in Hythe

Are you hoping to discover attractions to visit in the city? You'll be sure to enjoy Hythe for its swimming and golfing. Venture out of your cozy vacation rental and check out everything that makes Hythe a fun place to get away. Here are some of the top attractions to explore, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Port Lympne Wild Animal Park and Gardens (1.6 mi / 2.6 km)
  • Sene Valley Golf Club (2.3 mi / 3.7 km)
  • Leas Lift (5.7 mi / 9.2 km)
  • Ashford Golf Club (10.7 mi / 17.2 km)
  • South of England Rare Breeds Centre (11 mi / 17.7 km)
  • Howletts Wild Animal Park (14.1 mi / 22.7 km)
Weather

Seasonal weather averages in Hythe

If warm-weather activities are high on your list, July, August, June and September are the hottest months to visit, when temperatures average 69°F.

Natural features

Exploring the natural landscape of Hythe

Hythe is famous for its beautiful ocean views and pristine beaches. Whether you're an active traveler or just want to appreciate the scenery, Hythe is a great place to spend some time outside. Here are a few of the area's most eye-catching natural features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Fisherman's Beach (1.5 mi / 2.5 km)
  • Hythe Beach (1.5 mi / 2.5 km)
  • Dymchurch Beach (4 mi / 6.4 km)
  • Sandgate Beach (4.3 mi / 6.9 km)
  • Lower Leas Coastal Park (5.3 mi / 8.5 km)
  • Folkestone Beach (6.2 mi / 10.1 km)
How to get there

Traveling to and around Hythe

The nearest airport is in Manston (MSE-Kent Intl.), located 22.9 mi (36.9 km) from the city center.

If you prefer to travel by train, Hythe Station, RH and DR Hythe Station and Hythe Sandling Station are the main stations in the area.

Can I find a vacation rental around Hythe?

Yes, our 2019 property listings offer a large selection of 375 vacation rentals near Hythe. From 65 Cottages to 244 Houses, find a unique house rental for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best places to stay near Hythe for a holiday or a weekend are on HomeAway.

What are the popular points of interest near where I can stay when traveling to Hythe?

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

  • Port Lympne Wild Animal Park and Gardens: 1,323 vacation rentals
  • Brockhill Park Performing Arts College: 1,368 vacation rentals
  • Hythe Beach: 1,241 vacation rentals
  • Lympne Castle: 1,271 vacation rentals
  • Crypt of Saint Leonard: 1,250 vacation rentals

But there are many other points of interest around Hythe 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 Cottages in Hythe?

Yes, of course. HomeAway has 65 Cottages in Hythe. Our other popular types of vacation rentals in Hythe include:

  • Houses: 244 rentals available
  • Cabins: 65 rentals available
  • Bungalows: 65 rentals available

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

Can I find a vacation rental with pool in Hythe?

Yes, you can select your preferred vacation rental with pool among our 32 vacation rentals with pool available in Hythe. Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available.