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Reculver Towers and Roman Fort

Reculver Lane | Reculver, Herne Bay CT6 6SS, England
+44 1227 740676
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Magic coastal spot..

Found this interesting spot on our travels.. Roman tower and fort now (via coastal erosion) on the... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
KiwiCaros
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London, United Kingdom
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Interesting but quite small, but free

This site contains two distinct relics. It is the site of a sizeable Roman fort - but there is... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
301lisa33
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Coventry, United Kingdom
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“reculver towers” (47 reviews)
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“car park” (59 reviews)
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Reculver Lane | Reculver, Herne Bay CT6 6SS, England
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Found this interesting spot on our travels.. Roman tower and fort now (via coastal erosion) on the coastline.. Our boy had a lot of fun playing me climbing on some of the lower stonework. Nearby (3 mins) huge kids playground to let the parents relax...More

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This site contains two distinct relics. It is the site of a sizeable Roman fort - but there is nothing to see of that. There are also remains of an old church. The towers are a rebuild of the ancient church's towers. An interesting history

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

There are two car parks which charge for you to park. Lovely children's play ground , also a cafe, plus a pub and a little place which sells ice cream. There is a public loo too. Nice walks by the sea and plenty of dog...More

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Reviewed 5 weeks 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.

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Reviewed 18 January 2018

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

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Reviewed 15 January 2018

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

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Reviewed 12 January 2018

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

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Reviewed 25 December 2017 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

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Reviewed 24 December 2017

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

Thank ax11111111
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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

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