Whitstable Castle

Why Visit Whitstable Castle?

Formerly known as Tankerton Towers, Whitstable Castle is a stunning piece of architecture situated on the coast between Tankerton Slopes and Whitstable Town. Whether you're looking for a wedding venue, somewhere to host your party, local classes or simply a warm cup of tea, Whitstable Castle offers it all within its breathtaking walls.


Your special day deserves a special location, and that's exactly what you get with Whitstable Castle. Set in three acres of elegant grounds, the vastness of this location will add to monumental feeling a wedding day provides. You're given the choice of four different indoor ceremony rooms or, sunshine allowing, you can book for an outdoor ceremony, taking advantage of the stunning surrounding views.

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You'll find seating for up to 52 guests, and marquees hosting up to 90, you'll be able to share this great experience with your nearest and dearest. What's more, there are a variety of packages available, allowing you to further tailor your package to suit your dream wedding day.

Private Parties

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With a number of rooms available, you'll find hosting your event at Whitstable castle will work perfectly, whether it's for a small gathering of friends to a big family reunion. Being so close to Whitstable town as well as ourselves at Driftwood Beach House, you'll find Whitstable Castle is easily accessible and hence need not worry about painful commutes or post-party transport worries.

Corporate Events

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Each room in Whitstable Castle is easily converted into a conference room to hold meetings, both big and small, in a comfortable yet interesting setting. With most workers based in offices from 9-5:30, you clearly see the benefit of the change of scenery when holding a meeting here. The open plan surrounding and comfortable yet formal feel to the rooms allows delegates to open their minds, making the rooms perfect for idea-generating or team-building exercises.

Community Events

Whitstable Castle is consistently hosting new events to keep locals and visitors entertained. While these vary from food festivals to murder mystery nights, each event shares one thing in common - they're not to be missed. The extravagant setting of the castle goes hand in hand with the enthusiastic event planners and the spectacular displays they put on.



While the towered setting makes you feel like you should be doing something big when visiting, you always have


the option to pop in to the Orangery Tea Rooms, which are open 7 days a week from 10am. On top of standard hot drinks, you can also take advantage of the Afternoon and Cream Tea Menus. With trained chefs also working on spectacular lunches, you can easily spend a whole afternoon in the tearoom of Whitstable Castle.

Where is Whitstable Castle?

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Stay With Us

If you're planning an overnight stay to visit Whitstable Castle, why not check our availability for your dates and book yourself a stay with ourselves.

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