The spacious two bedroomed Garden Cottage has the castle to one side and the beach on the other. It looks out onto the kitchen garden, which has supplied the castle with flowers, fruit and vegetables for over three centuries.
Larger groups can book Garden Cottage with the Greenhouse Apartment.
Built in 1539 Walmer Castle is one of a number of forts built by Henry VIII along this part of the coast to defend England from invasion by the French. Walmer Castle is the official residence of the Lord Warden, Commander of the Cinque ports, a role that has been in existence since the 13th Century and former holders have included the Duke of Wellington, Winston Churchill and Queen Elizabeth the Queen Mother.Discover Walmer Castle and Gardens
Staff at Walmer Castle were friendly and hospitable. The cottage was so enjoyable we would use it again
Ms A Larter| December 2016
We fully enjoyed our stay and will recommend English Heritage to others. The cottage, Walmer Castle, and Walmer Gardens were beautiful and we will remember them for a long time to come.
Mr G Saul | March 2017
A wonderful cottage with lots of lovely touches to detail and our comfort.
M Cocksedge | May 2017