It’s all too easy to get caught up in the routines of day to day life, especially for those who live in cities. Escaping the city lights for a night or two is very much needed once in a while – it’s important for your overall wellbeing to take a break and slow down, and we think we have found the perfect destination to do just that. Whitstable is just over an hour away and is the ideal spot for a romantic getaway or girly weekend – here’s everything you need to know about this seaside town…
WHERE TO STAY
Wraik Hill, CT5 3BY
Located high up on Wraik Hill, The Crescent Turner is a stylish boutique hotel which overlooks the beautiful Kent coast. With panoramic views of the sea and gorgeous surrounding countryside, this hotel is the perfect place to escape to and take in the views of this seaside town.
Elvi Loves: Jazz Night
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WHERE TO EAT
The Lobster Shack
THE EAST QUAY, Harbour St, CT5 1AB
A beautiful beach shack serving a selection of hot and cold seafood, The Lobster Shack is the place to visit for the finest of oysters, classic fish and chips and of course THE most delicious lobster. For a relaxed bite to eat, in a laid back and friendly environment (not to mention the most gorgeous view of the sea!), this restaurant should be on the top of your to-do list when visiting Whitstable.
ELVI Loves: Selection of Local Oysters
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WHERE TO SHOP
Whitstable Town Centre
Whitstable’s charm shines through, with independent craft and gift shops sitting side by side with delicatessens and bakers. Stroll the streets and see what you find along the way – there are hidden treasures behind every corner.
Elvi Loves: Seagulls and Flamingos