Port Lympne Hotel offers four star luxury with an exotic twist. Stay surrounded by over 900 rare and captivating species thriving in the Kent countryside and tread the halls of this early 20th century grade II listed country house, where royalty and aristocrats once walked before you.
Set within 15 acres of landscaped gardens, the historic Port Lympne Hotel offers incredible views from every bedroom. Enjoy dishes made with local produce and home-grown ingredients in their restaurant and relax with a drink whilst you take in the uninterrupted views from the terraces.
Enjoy exclusive access to the reserve before and after visiting hours on your personal golf buggy, included in your stay.
What makes a stay at Port Lympne Hotel & Reserve unique?
All short break guests have a safari included in the cost of their stay. Your safari will take you on an adventure through the South America, Asian and African Experiences where you will see spectacled bears, giraffe, zebra, wildebeest, camels and more!
What are the rooms and facilities on offer at Port Lympne Hotel & Reserve?
Stay in a building steeped in history in one of eight themed bedrooms, based on prestigious former guests such as Sir Winston Churchill, T E Lawrence and Charlie Chaplin, to name a few. All rooms sleep two guests with each room offering a variety of views across the grounds. Relax in either a king-size bed, sleigh bed or four-poster bed. The hotel is also host to a strikingly decorated ground floor with a stunning Moroccan Courtyard.
Where can guests enjoy food and drink?
Breakfast is included in your stay at Port Lympne Hotel.
For your lunch, afternoon tea and dinner you can choose from a variety of home cooked dishes, using local produce and ingredients grown in the kitchen gardens and their onsite restaurants and cafes. Enjoy gluten friendly pizza and authentis Italian dishes at Babydoll's Wood Fired Pizza, or bistro style dishes and afternoon tea at The Garden Room Restaurant & Bar. Alternatively, relax in the tranquility of the unique Moroccan Courtyard (open Spring and Summer).
Your visit to Port Lympne will help to fund not only the care of the animals but will also support their overseas projects. Thanks to the generosity of guests like you, Port Lympne Hotel & Reserve - in conjunction with The Aspinall Foundation - have released more than 70 gorillas, 139 Javan langurs, 41 Javan gibbons, 20 mandrill, 12 European bison, 11 Przewalski's horse, 8 black rhino, 6 European wolves and 4 cheetah back to the wild!