Indulgent treats in historic surroundings
Enjoy a classic afternoon tea at the historic Port Lympne Hotel or on the Western Terrace at the heart of Port Lympne Reserve in Kent. You'll be taking tea in the same surroundings as Winston Churchill, Charlie Chaplin and many other famous former guests to the historic mansion house.Book your table
Queen's Jubilee Afternoon Tea
To celebrate the historic event of Queen Elizabeth II's Platinum Jubilee, our talented pastry chef has curated a special afternoon tea menu. Admission to the reserve is included so you can work up an appetite by spending the day exploring and spotting the endangered animals dotted around the Kent.Queen's Jubilee Afternoon Tea
Home made & locally sourced
Afternoon tea is served on traditional tiers, layered with a selection of finger sandwiches and savoury bites, delicate pastries and desserts and of course scones with plenty of clotted cream and seasonal jams. Our selection of loose leaf teas or coffee are the perfect accompaniment to your traditional Kent afternoon tea experience.
Our chefs take great pride in sourcing the finest quality local ingredients and serving seasonal home made dishes to delight our guests.Sample Afternoon Tea menu
How to book your afternoon tea
An afternoon tea experience is the perfect way to end a day of exploring the Reserve and working up an appetite while you spot the endangered animals dotted around the Kent countryside, pre-book your table for an afternoon of indulgent treats at the historic mansion set within 15 acres of landscaped gardens.
Afternoon tea is served 12-4pm.
Now £40pp* including admission to the Reserve (usual price £53) or £24 for overnight guests.
Please use the button below or call the reservations team on 01303234101 or email us to book your table.
Booking terms & conditions
- *Promotional price valid on new bookings only
- *Admission include access to the walking routes of the reserve. To upgrade to full access to the reserve including the safari please contact us
- *Non refundable deposit required at the point of booking
- *Pre-booking is essential
Overlooking Romney Marsh and the English Channel, the historic Grade II* listed Port Lympne Mansion is surrounded by 600 acres of magnificent private parkland. For over a century, Port Lympne has entertained royalty, aristocracy, prominent politicians and playwrights.
Throughout the roaring 20s, notable guests included Charlie Chaplin, the Prince of Wales, Lord Mountbatten, Sir Winston Churchill and T.E. Lawrence.
Port Lympne Reserve, Lympne (Nr Hythe), Kent, United Kingdom, CT21 4LR