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Reculver Towers and Roman Fort

Reculver Lane | Reculver, Herne Bay CT6 6SS, England
+44 1227 740676
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Dog walk before pub lunch

We walk up a hill to the towers. Very impressed by the view shame it such a horrible rainy day. The... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
aqua2swim
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Norfolk
via mobile
Interesting historical site - worth a visit

We stopped in at the Reculver towers on the way back from Ramsgate given that the towers stand out... read more

Reviewed 5 days ago
arj66
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Wellington, New Zealand
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Reculver Lane | Reculver, Herne Bay CT6 6SS, England
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

We walk up a hill to the towers. Very impressed by the view shame it such a horrible rainy day. The dog like a good sniff round. Great views worth a nose if you are local.

Thank aqua2swim
Reviewed 5 days ago

We stopped in at the Reculver towers on the way back from Ramsgate given that the towers stand out on the landscape from quite some distance away and we were wondering what it was. In the end we ended up staying almost 2 hours (following...More

Thank arj66
Reviewed 1 week ago

This historical building stands out along the East Kent coastline . It is very accessible to get there ,by bike along the Saxon shore way coming along the sea defence wall from Minnis Bay ,Birchington OR by car where there is a council car park...More

Thank thevillanchris
Reviewed 1 week ago

Great outdoors on the coast, its wild and breezy but a good place for a long walk and some fresh air,

Thank Mileage-Queen
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

It's an old tower - church or fort ruin. Now got great parking and a children's play ground. There's a great 'greasy spoon' type cafe there that does delicious burgers and chips. I like to go there for Sunday breakfast on my bike with the...More

Thank andrewR5962XT
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

great leaflet on circular walk - even we couldn't get lost. highly recommended, nice place to walk by the coast.

Thank ax11111111
Reviewed 3 December 2017 via mobile

Took our two dogs to Reculver. Car park is good, there always seems to be a place to park. Really enjoyed the walk, such a lovely place. My only problem I have with Reculver is using the toilets, they never seem to be clean and...More

Thank K4581
Reviewed 17 November 2017

It is possible to walk to the ruins from Herne Bay, and part of the route we took goes along the sea. It was absolutely beautiful and atmospheric, if windy and chilly! If you take your time getting there, you'll be well rewarded. It's possible...More

Thank Erin188569
Reviewed 9 November 2017

Visited Herne Bay and walked a long the coast and we could see the Towers in the distance so thought we would be nice to visit. We are new to the area. It has an interesting history and it was just nice to walk a...More

1  Thank colinlawrence33
Reviewed 6 November 2017 via mobile

Yes, very nice location, old historical site, great view, only problem no enough pubs or restaurants to have a proper food. The only pub on the site is always fully booked because too small.

Thank Paul J
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