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Margate Main Sands

Marine Terrace, Margate CT9 1XJ, England
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Peacefull

A traditional English beach lots of sand an extremely peaceful and quite during the winter. Not for... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
PHE22
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London, United Kingdom
Fantastic soft sand

Traditional english seaside sands. childrens playareas, a cafe but mostly its just the sand and... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
MAC3501936
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Margate, United Kingdom
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  • Excellent50%
  • Very good30%
  • Average12%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible2%
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“sandy beach” (50 reviews)
“lovely beach” (33 reviews)
“deck chairs” (27 reviews)
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Marine Terrace, Margate CT9 1XJ, England
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"public toilets"
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"main beach"
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"old town"
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"low tide"
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

A traditional English beach lots of sand an extremely peaceful and quite during the winter. Not for swimming but watching the breakers.

Thank PHE22
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Traditional english seaside sands. childrens playareas, a cafe but mostly its just the sand and watching the waves.

Thank MAC3501936
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Nice beach with sand hope that somebody will help clean the beach it has a lot of broken glass on it be careful.

Thank Iain T
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Reviewed 7 January 2018

Wonderful old fashioned beach with excellent facilities such as refreshments, beach things such as deckchairs and windbreaks. The only thing missing are donkeys. It's always good here.

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Reviewed 1 December 2017

Got to go to Margate. Something for everyone of all ages. The beach is lovely or maybe a gentle stroll along the front to admire the victorian architecture. Friendly people with lots to see and discover.

Thank Audrey S
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Reviewed 17 November 2017 via mobile

Perfection is not the word. When you step off your bus/train/car/limo in Margate, you step into the stronghold of Kent’s most beautiful arena. The beaches are littered with golden, hot sand (& only a little dog poop). The cafes & shops are littered with reasonably...More

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Reviewed 14 November 2017 via mobile

Very big sandy beach..the kids love playing in the sand..and there is a lot for them to see and do..with Dreamland and other attractions over the road..it is a great place to spend a few hours.

Thank bigbarryEssex
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Reviewed 13 November 2017

Blustery and cold day when we paid a visit which in turn meant there was a fair amount of debris on the beach. Sitting on the steps watching the sun set, with a kaleidoscope of colours in the sky added an atmosphere that Turner would...More

Thank Toadsfeet
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Reviewed 6 November 2017

Absolutely lovely a huge beach, lovely when tide is in or out great for children with the usual beach rides and attractions also very close to dreamland

Thank Sharon G
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Reviewed 1 November 2017

If you like dogs then this will be your idea of heaven. I have absolutely nothing against dogs, however the amount of bags of dog poo was unbelievable (I suppose at least it was in a bag) and the bags seemed to be scattered all...More

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Suzie D
16 June 2017|
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Response from mutmay | Reviewed this property |
yes you can, Google national express and put your postcode in of where you want to be picked up and you can see the trips they offer from there.
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Manishamod
25 August 2016|
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Response from Pinkdimond | Reviewed this property |
Fish & chips, burgers etc are all available adjacent to the beach, or five minutes walk to the high street and you have several restaurants Yama's the Thai is really great, Mullins and the Ambrette are worth a visit if you... More
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Sam19999
6 August 2016|
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Response from princesslee2014 | Reviewed this property |
The sunloungers are £4 to hire and the deckchairs are £2
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