Hambrook & Johns Funeral Directors, Hythe
About our Hythe funeral home
Our first commitment is to you. A pledge that forms the basis of everything we do. From the care we offer, through to the funeral and how we make certain all aspects of the occasion meet your specific wishes.
You will receive sympathy and understanding from the first time you speak with one of our professional funeral directors, along with all of the support you need. We aim to ease some of the burden the loss of a loved one can place on you, by helping to arrange the funeral you want.
You can rely on us for guidance and advice, when you need it, as well as being here for you if you just want to talk. It also goes without saying that we can cater for all types of ceremony, whether it be religious, humanist, traditional, or something closer to an uplifting celebration.
Our funeral home is located at the town end of the Dymchurch Road (next to the Red Lion pub) and is easily accessible to the local community, as well as areas outside of Hythe, such as Palmarsh, Lympne, West Hythe and New Romney.
It is equipped with a chapel of rest, where, should you wish, you can spend some time with your loved one in comfort and privacy. We can open our premises outside of normal hours, allowing you to visit at a time more convenient to you.
Our team of funeral directors is available to talk 24 hours of the day. We will be here for you, when you call.
What we offer
- Advice and guidance at every step, including registering the death
- Arrangements that are tailored to meet your family's needs
- Local expertise and knowledge
- Cremation or burial at any local crematorium or burial site
- Funeral services of all faiths and cultures
- Viewing of the deceased in the chapel of rest
- Hearses, funeral vehicles and bespoke transport options
- Memorials and tributes
- Prepaid funeral plans
Funeral Services with distinction
Many Dignity funeral directors have been part of the local community for generations and it is a privilege to serve those who live beside us. Our rich and lengthy heritage ensures we can deliver our service with local knowledge and unparalleled expertise.
Our funeral services
If you’re looking for a traditional or contemporary funeral with a service, you should consider our Attended Funeral. If you want us to arrange a simple cremation without mourners present, our Unattended Funeral may better suit your needs.
View our Standardised Price List, Additional Options Price List and Crematoria Price List.
The Unattended FuneralWe will help you arrange a simple funeral consisting of a direct cremation without mourners present.Our Unattended Funeral allows friends and family to commemorate your loved one in their own way. Our expert funeral directors will provide all necessary care, while offering advice and support every step of the way. A cremation will then be carried out without mourners present, overseen by one of our qualified attendants.Find out more
The Unattended FuneralWe will help you arrange a simple funeral consisting of a direct cremation without mourners present.From£995(Includes cost of cremation).(Includes cost of cremation).Our Unattended Funeral allows friends and family to commemorate your loved one in their own way. Our expert funeral directors will provide all necessary care, while offering advice and support every step of the way. A cremation will then be carried out without mourners present, overseen by one of our qualified attendants.
The Attended FuneralA fully personalised funeral arranged and conducted by our expert teams in accordance with your exact wishes.Our expert team will take care of your loved one with the utmost dignity and respect, while we help arrange a personalised funeral with any additional services you wish.Find out more
The Attended FuneralA fully personalised funeral arranged and conducted by our expert teams in accordance with your exact wishes.From£1,995plus £1,338 estimated third party costs for cost of cremation, doctor's fees and attendance of a celebrant or minister.plus £1,338 estimated third party costs for cost of cremation, doctor's fees and attendance of a celebrant or minister.
Where to find us
Directions and Parking
There is car parking available at the side of the branch.
Funeral Home Opening Times
|Day of the Week||Hours|
|Monday||09:00 - 17:00|
|Tuesday||09:00 - 17:00|
|Wednesday||09:00 - 17:00|
|Thursday||09:00 - 17:00|
|Friday||09:00 - 17:00|
24 Hour Availability
Supporting you along the way
What to do when someone diesIt’s perfectly normal to be unsure of what you need to do following the death of a loved one. These step-by-step guides will carefully explain everything you need to when someone dies, helping you through each stage of the process.Find out more
Planning a funeralOur guides on planning a funeral will ensure your loved one's send off is a personal and unique celebration of their life. We will explain how our Funeral Directors will help you plan a funeral service and support you at every stage.Find out more
The day of the funeralThis guide will explain what happens at a funeral; including the funeral procession, funeral service, committal service and the wake. We will be here to help you through every step of the journey.Find out more
Frequently asked questions
When someone dies, the first steps will depend on how and where the person passed away. Our step-by-step guides will walk you through the practical steps. For additional support and personal advice, please get in touch with us.
You don't have to make an appointment at our funeral homes. However, doing so will ensure that someone can be available to cater to your needs. When arranging a funeral, our Funeral Directors are happy to visit you in your own home, if required.
Third party funeral costs are additional charges which we will manage for you and attach to your single invoice. Get in touch with us to confirm costs and plan a funeral to fit your budget.
If you choose to arrange the funeral with us, you will be given the option of a complimentary Funeral Notice. We will set it up for you using the details discussed during the arrangements. All we need is an email address.
Dignity Funeral Plans let you pay for your funeral in advance and at today's price. It's a way of taking control of the unexpected, setting out the arrangements and limiting the costs by paying for the services included in the funeral plan upfront.
Reviews of our services
Would definitely recommend
All through we were given the company’s full attention as was dad and he looked marvellous when we were able to view him.
Thank you to everyone concerned you helped us through a very difficult time.
I'm verry pleasde with everything. kind regards J. Mandl
Nothing was too much trouble and the funeral was conducted professionally and with dignity whilst still complying with all the restrictions imposed due to Covid-19 making for a difficult situation.
All in all a first class service and thank you one and all.
Michael Grundy husband of deceased, Sheila Grundy.
Our experience could not have been better. The carrier bag and contents were amazingly presented. So impressed.
We would certainly recommend Dignity now to anyone.
Thank you to all concerned.
Annie and Brendon Fahy
Smooth and helpful service.
Took all the stress away.
Thank you all!