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Fossil hunting fun. Take your kids back to the Jurassic era here!

This is a great place to visit if (read below) this is your kind of beach. Parking ticket machine... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
Telford, United Kingdom

Fascinating bit of coast with lots of fossils to find. Good footpaths around for a nice walk and a... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Vickie H
Bristol, United Kingdom
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Sea Lane, Kilve TA5 1EF, England
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Reviewed 2 days ago

This is a great place to visit if (read below) this is your kind of beach. Parking ticket machine is on your left as you drive in. Get a ticket and then continue driving until the end. Walk to the left of the old shale...More

Thank anthonyfj
Reviewed 1 week ago

Fascinating bit of coast with lots of fossils to find. Good footpaths around for a nice walk and a great pub in Kilve village.

Thank Vickie H
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Firstly this is not a beach on which you are going to spread a towel and go for a swim. In fact, would strongly advise again latter! This beach is ideal to hunt for fossils, check out rock pools, fish for conger eel or look...More

Thank Jandave21
Reviewed 4 October 2018

We walked to Kilve from our campsite at Moorhouse Farm through the country lanes, picking blackberries as we went and stopping at Chantry Tearooms before going to the beach. It is a rocky beach and it was quite windy so we walked up onto the...More

Thank RaeWhip
Reviewed 27 September 2018

Have taken all my grandchildren fossil hunting here. They had a great time digging. Sometimes we found something and sometimes not. Lovely walk to the beach with a beautiful tea room at one end. Not really suitable to take very small children to kilve beach...More

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Reviewed 15 September 2018

We stopped off here on the way to our holiday cottage and we loved it. The beach is as others have mentioned a rock beach and we couldn't walk on it but others were doing fine! We took the path up to the edge of...More

Thank WestonWife
Reviewed 1 September 2018

The last time we went to Kilve beach was in winter 2012 and it rained throughout our walk. This time we had amazing weather and really got the most out of this most beautiful of settings. We'd stopped for a picnic first in Nether Stowey...More

Thank Carol739
Reviewed 29 August 2018 via mobile

The access to the beach has two entrances from the main car park. The upper road takes you to the cliffs with grass and rocks to observe the high ground. The lower level takes you direct to the beach front where fresh water springs from...More

Thank Jan D
Reviewed 29 August 2018

Great place for families-the children spent ages crabbing and messing about in the water. Plenty of walks around and near the cliffs for a super view,a stream runs into the sea. If you want Seaside cafes,amusements,etc go to Minehead but the charm of this place...More

Thank Steve S
Reviewed 27 August 2018 via mobile

Great place for a ‘blow out by the sea’. Lovely place to visit for a walk along the rocky beach or if you prefer along the grassy coastal path.

Thank David P
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3 July 2018|
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Response from jdragon68 | Reviewed this property |
I remember a rocky beach
Gillian W
21 June 2018|
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Response from Strawberrylas | Reviewed this property |
Hi Gillian At the Chantry tea rooms you can get food, drink and there you will also find toilet facility. Enjoy your trip.
Richard W
2 June 2016|
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Response from ANGIE T | Reviewed this property |
The Hood Arms is where i stayed lovely old inn B&b