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Kingsgate Bay

Whiteness Road, Kingsgate CT10 3QL, England
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Picturesque!

We stumbled across Kingsgate Bay and what a pleasant surprise! The beach was basically deserted... read more

Reviewed 5 April 2018
Louisie7
via mobile
perfect break for couples and doggies

stunning photo opportunities, and views of the castle from the beach, we had the beach pretty much... read more

Reviewed 1 March 2018
irishmcmahon
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Kent, United Kingdom
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  • Average5%
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“botany bay” (9 reviews)
“chalk cliffs” (6 reviews)
“family pub” (2 reviews)
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Whiteness Road, Kingsgate CT10 3QL, England
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"quiet beach"
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"sandy bay"
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"nice walk"
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"joss bay"
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"captain"
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Reviewed 5 April 2018 via mobile

We stumbled across Kingsgate Bay and what a pleasant surprise! The beach was basically deserted and the tide was out which enabled us to walk along the long stretch of sandy beach. Massive chalk cliffs surround the bay and Kingsgate Castle stands proud from the...More

Thank Louisie7
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Reviewed 1 March 2018

stunning photo opportunities, and views of the castle from the beach, we had the beach pretty much to ourselves

Thank irishmcmahon
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Reviewed 25 February 2018

if you want a nice quite beach, just to chill out this is the place to be. its like an old fashioned place just beach sea and sand. there is not a lot of parking so if you can walk to it, the walk to...More

Thank happydiner37
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Reviewed 13 February 2018

this is lovely sandy sheltered bay.with lots of soft sand and chalk rocks at the sea edge. I have been there many times with my children. there is a small shop on the beach open in the summer for food and beach stuff. Toilets in...More

Thank Howard B
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Reviewed 4 January 2018 via mobile

Secluded quiet beach away from Botany bay. Limited parking available unless you park in pub car park.

Thank Dren W
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Reviewed 28 December 2017

We live a few minutes away so access is straight forward. Whilst some of you are dog lovers, I cannot stand the dog access in the summer. My young children are filled with fear when a canine bounds towards them not to mention their need...More

Thank Antony W
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Reviewed 11 September 2017 via mobile

Dogs are allowed on this beach so had a great time letting our dog run wild and enjoy the soft sand. Beautiful cliffs surrounding the beach too.

Thank lacm2016
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Reviewed 11 August 2017

Lovely beach. View of the iconic arch in the distance. It was empty when we visited and lovely to sit and chill. Parking wise, you can park at the Captain Digby pub very close by but its a whopping £20! Its free if you're having...More

1  Thank answersonapostcard
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Reviewed 4 August 2017

As you walk along the cliff tops from Botany Bay Hotel, there is a path along the top of the cliffs - which are sensibly fenced off - to Kingsgate Bay and there is a lovely area which has baby seagulls. This was brilliant for...More

Thank whomewhy
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Reviewed 29 July 2017

A nice beach with good view of a arch in the cliff. The only downside is there is no car parking near the beach. Accessed via steps which could be a downside if not too steady on your feet.

Thank Sally_Steve_W
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Response from heleneshaw | Reviewed this property |
Hi We walked down the steps to Botany Bay and through the stack to Kingsgate Bay. We went during low tide and walked leisurely around, walked across Kingsgate Bay climbed the step (more than Botany Bay and steeper) walked... More
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