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Kingsgate Bay

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Address: Whiteness Road, Kingsgate CT10 3QL, England
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Nice walk along the beach, steep walk to get back!

Getting down to the beach using some of the 'evolved' paths is a bit tricky, there are however proper paths down to the sea. Nice walk with lovely chalk cliffs and rock pools to... read more

4 of 5 bubblesReviewed 2 weeks ago
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Getting down to the beach using some of the 'evolved' paths is a bit tricky, there are however proper paths down to the sea. Nice walk with lovely chalk cliffs and rock pools to navigate. Really peaceful and enjoyable during our winter walk. I think it would be great in the summer as the beach slopes gently into the sea.... More 

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London, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 September 2016

Took a day dash out from London to Kent for a beach-side lunch with my dog. Kingsgate was clean and dog friendly and very easy to access. I recommend taking a rubber pail for dogs to drink out of. The water wasn't very nice, but we managed to give the dog a quick rinse nearby.

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Welwyn Garden City, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 September 2016

Another great Kent beach discovered after walking round from Botany Bay. Dramatic Stately House on the cliff (now sadly private residents apartments) provides a great back drop to some sunbathing on another sandy beach. Took the cliff top walk back to Botany Bay.

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kent
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 August 2016

you have to park in the captain digby £10 I think but you will have the beach without the hoards. A bit of extra seaweed at the moment but this changes

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 August 2016

I would recommend this place to everyone who enjoys long walks along empty, wide beach, who loves peace and the the music of the waves, the beauty of cliffs...

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Crewe, England, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 August 2016

Lovely bay, you can walk to miss bay too and a few if the other 7. Nice walking over the cliff tops, amazing chalk cliff caves and the cliffs are very dramatic. Highly recommend a visit

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 August 2016

As well as Botany Bay, Kingsgate bay is great spot for sea lovers and for those who appreciate stunning views.

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Nottingham, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 August 2016

We had a great day here. The sea was lovely, the scenery was stunning and the bay was amazingly tranquil and quiet. They do allow dogs - so be aware of this. Also you may want to be creative about parking if you want to avoid the very steep £10 parking ticket from the pub car park above. The only... More 

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Birchington, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 August 2016

This bay really is stunning, tucked into the chalk cliffs and offering impressive perforated stack formations as well as golden sands. When approached from the Broadstairs direction, by footpath or road, the view is magical.

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Wolfenbuttel, Germany
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 July 2016

Definitely worth a visit if you are a dog owner, open all year round. Word or warning though, DONT park at the Capt Digby pub due to the extortionate parking costs. Get someone to drop you off then park on the road next to the field opposite Joss bay. Bit of a walk for one fit person but better than... More 

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