The Hotel Continental also operates eight converted fisherman huts as accommodation, located on the beach. These are very popular with visitors to the town (see fisherman huts section).

Whitstable is a town made famous for its oysters which are now a PGI protected product. It also has a long tradition of coastal fishing, boat building and was the place deep sea diving was invented. People now come to Whitstable for its unspoilt character and the many independent shops and restaurants that make Whitstable stand out from many other towns. The town is an ideal place for a relaxing holiday for couples and families alike.