Stade Court Hotel
West Parade, Hythe, CT21 6DT
The Stade Court Hotel combines a stunning coastal setting with truly delectable fare. This family-friendly venue occupies an enviable position on Hythe’s West Parade, only a short walk from central Hythe. For those planning a relaxing weekend away there are 42 elegant bedrooms to choose from, many of which boast stunning views of the English Channel. Some of the rooms are also pet-friendly, so the whole family can enjoy a trip to the seaside. For those wishing to dine, the Stade Court Hotel boasts a relaxed bar serving drinks and light meals, and an elegant restaurant for those looking for more substantial fare. The Hythe Sea Lounge serves a menu of delicious contemporary dishes made using the freshest local ingredients. You might start with a rich duck and pork pâté with cranberry sauce, or a fresh crab salad with avocado cream. For the main course, why not indulge in meltingly tender lamb shank, or juicy confit duck leg with crisp rosti potatoes? There’s also an excellent vegetarian menu, featuring tasty treats like goat’s cheese tart with onion marmalade and dressed rocket salad. The advantageous proximity to the coast means that the kitchen team has a regular supply of the freshest local seafood. This is clearly reflected in the seafood section of the menu, which showcases the likes of grilled fillet of sea bass, and lightly fried crab with garlic, fresh ginger, rice and chilli sauce. The restaurant is classically decorated and boasts stunning panoramic sea views, providing the perfect setting for guests to relax over a leisurely meal. You might like to round off your meal with one of the scrumptious puddings. Expect classic delights like profiteroles and warming apple crumble with custard, alongside refined treats like strawberry and Champagne torte. For those who prefer to end on a savoury note there’s also the option of a tasty cheeseboard. The Hythe Sea Lounge and the tasteful Lukin Suite are also available to hire for those planning large private parties and weddings. The hotel offers exclusive summer and winter wedding packages, including the option of a chic drinks reception and a sumptuous wedding breakfast.