Four star luxury with a twist
Set within 15 acres of landscaped gardens, the historic Port Lympne Hotel offers incredible views from every bedroom. Enjoy fine dining in the dramatically decorated restaurant and relax with a drink in the beautiful bar, or take in the uninterrupted views from the picturesque terraces and Trojan steps.
The Rex Whistler
Central to the mansion, the Rex Whistler Room is located above the entrance with charming views across the unique 'hippo' water feature.Book now
The Charlie Chaplin Suite
Indulge in a stay in this romantic suite, with a private sitting room, original luxurious marble bathroom and king-size bed.Book now
The Sir Herbert Baker
This beautiful twin bedroom affords stunning views across the South Terrace and the Romney Marsh out to the English Channel.Book now
The Sir Winston Churchill
The Sir Winston Churchill Room enjoys views across the gardens and grand pond with its high cascading fountain.Book now
The TE Lawrence
The TE Lawrence room overlooks the famous Lime Tree Avenue, Trojan Steps and West Terrace.Book now
The Sir Phillip Sassoon
The most luxurious of the suites enjoys stunning views all year round of the famous Lime Tree Avenue, Trojan Steps and West Terrace.Book now
Lloyd George Junior Suite
This suite offers contemporary style and comfort, with beautiful views over the manicured lawns of the hotel, to the English Channel in the distance.Book now
Fine dining and entertainment
The Port Lympne Restaurant offers an extensive range of fine wines, alongside a delicious a la carte lunch and evening menu and Sunday lunch menu, designed by Executive Chef, Andrew Proctor. We use the very best seasonal produce from our own vegetable and herb gardens and locally sourced ingredients wherever we can in our Restaurant.
Delve into a delicious selection of sandwiches homemade cakes and pastries including freshly baked scones, jam and clotted cream. Afternoon tea is the perfect way to relax after a day of exploring the reserve or can simply be enjoyed for an afternoon of treats and indulgence.
After dinner join us at the Glyn Philpot bar is a stylish and contemporary setting with amazing views to the Kent coast. Relax and enjoy the open fire with cocktails, fine wines and much more.
Meet the animals
There are over 700 rare and endangered animals that call Port Lympne Reserve their home. Whilst you explore 600 acres, see our magnificent rhinos, cheetah, tigers, bears, gorillas and much more. Conservation is at the heart at what we do, so get to learn a little more about these beautiful animals as you pass time on your short break. Your visit helps towards the care of our animals, and in turn our conservation work in the UK and overseas in conjunction with The Aspinall Foundation.
Explore the reserve
Enjoy 15 acres of landscaped gardens in the hotel grounds or simply enjoy the beautiful scenery that Port Lympne has to offer. Take a safari ride or visit our various open topped enclosures. There's plenty to explore.
Experiences at Port Lympne
In addition to your stay at the Port Lympne Hotel, why not make your visit extra special by booking one of our many special experiences.
All rooms are equipped with:
- Ensuite bathrooms
- Smart TVs
- In Room Movies – Netflix log in is required
- Free WiFi
- High quality toiletries
- Tea & coffee facilities
- In Room Safe
- Iron / Ironing Board
- Nespresso machine (suites only)
- Bath robes (suites only)
- All rooms non smoking
- Price includes cooked breakfast
- Free entrance into Port Lympne Reserve & Howletts Wild Animal Park
- Free parking on site
Combine luxury with adventure and add an additional night to your stay. Enjoy four star luxury with a twist for one night at Port Lympne Hotel and get 20% off a second unique and unforgettable night of glamping and dining at Giraffe Lodge, the UK's Best Tourism Experience 2016.
For more information, you can call 01303 234112 Monday to Sunday between 9am to 5pm.
Alternatively you can make an enquiry by filling in our simple online form and one of our team will be in touch.Book now
Plan Your Stay
Make your stay even more special by booking once in a lifetime activities and encounters. Whether you're staying for just one night or more, a short break at Port Lympne Reserve is just the start of your next adventure!Plan Your Stay
Our unique short break accommodations can be booked exclusively or in part, subject to availability, as part of your conference or private event.
How to get here
Port Lympne Reserve, Nr. Ashford, Kent, CT21 4PD
We have endeavoured to ensure we can consistently deliver an inclusive environment for our guests where possible. Throughout the development of the reserve we have sought to listen to the needs of our customers.Download Access Statement
Sam & Hayley Shopter, 19th February 2017
The most beautiful hotel we have ever stayed in!
The Rex Whistler Room is fab. The staff are all so so lovely and friendly. Thank you. See you next time friends.
Sandy & Keith, 4th February 2017
We loved it and will defo come back soon. Staff are a credit to you. Just to add that the AAA Safari was amazing!
Amanda & Stephen, 2nd February 2017
Room was amazing
We enjoyed a fantastic stay for our anniversary - the room was amazing and staff were very helpful - we loved the safari!!
Fred & Carol, 29th January 2017
A wonderful weekend
Food fabulous, staff excellent and animal park extremely enjoyable.