The Mooring Post


Located right in the heart of Whitstable and within easy walking distance of the beach, harbour & the famous independent shops and eateries The Mooring Post is a place to put into port and rest for a while.

Recently and beautifully restored by its owner The Mooring Post has great character coupled with modern facilities. It has a warm and cosy feel. The large open plan living and dining area is perfect for entertaining and family meals and once you've eaten you can flop into the comfy sofas and kick back and relax. It is light and bright and decorated with some chic seaside touches. The cottage is in a superb location, just a stone's throw from the harbour and beach, as well as a short walk to Harbour Street and the High Street with its perfect mix of traditional greengrocers, bakers, butchers and fish shops interspersed with tempting boutique and gift shops, art galleries and delicatessens. There is a lovely beach inspired pebbled garden with wooden furniture (to seat 6-8) which is a lovely sun trap, fun festoon lighting & coal BBQ The owners have lovingly restored & decorated this cottage and have ensured that the furniture and facilities are of a very high standard.


Ground floor: The dining area has a large table and eclectic chairs that can seat up to 6. Just beyond is the lounge area with 3 seater and 2 seater sofas and a coffee table. There is an working open fire, Smart TV, Blu-ray and DVD player as well as HiFi system with an iPod dock. There are wooden French doors that lead out into the garden. There is a superbly equipped kitchen: with hob, oven, microwave, fridge-freezer, dishwasher, washing machine, toaster and kettle. The back door from kitchen leads to the garden. The modern and stylish bathroom has a bath with shower over, WC, basin, a traditional heated towel rail & plantation shutters. First floor: Three bedrooms, which all have quilts and Feather Pillows. Bedroom 1: to the front with a king size bed, wardrobe and chest of drawers & pillow topper mattress. Bedroom 2: to the rear with a king size bed & radio iPod dock, wardrobe and chest of drawers & pillow topper mattress. Bedroom 3 to the rear. Access to bedroom 3 is through bedroom 2.It has a double bed and wardrobe.


There is an open fire, Smart TV with Freeview, DVD/Blu-ray player as well as HiFi systems with iPod dock. A selection of CDs , DVDs, board games and books for all to use. Well equipped kitchen: with hob, oven, microwave, fridge-freezer, dishwasher, washing machine, toaster, kettle and cafetiere.

Check Availability
from £550 / per Week
Sleeps up to: 6
Bathrooms: 1
Linen: Yes
Towels: Yes
Fuel: Yes
Pets: Yes
Parking: No
WiFi: Yes
Smoking: No

Additional Features

  • Pet Friendly
  • Linen
  • Towels
  • WiFi
  • Town Centre
  • Private Garden
  • On Street Parking
  • Fuel
  • Open Fire
  • iPod dock
  • DAB Radio
  • Toaster
  • Microwave
  • Fridge Freezer
  • Dishwasher
  • Washing Machine
  • Travel Cot (linen not provided)
  • High Chair
  • Patio Furniture
  • BBQ
  • Smart TV
  • Blu-Ray Player
  • DVD player

Weekly Rates

Christmas and New Year £850
Jan-Mar £680
Easter £850
May £850
June £850
Summer £850
Sept £850
Oct £680
Nov- Dec £680
Apr £680
Special Availability
To obtain short break pricing please go to CHECK AVAILABILITY and enter the dates required along with the number of persons. There may be additional linen charges for short breaks, but these will be detailed when you complete your enquiry.

There is a £15 booking fee.

There is a £10 damage waiver fee that covers guests for any minor damage up to £150.


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