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Lovely Beach our Favourite BUT

This is a lovely Sandy beach with lifeguards and a small coffee/ bucket and spade shop, which hires... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
Pauline F
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Favourite beach

This is by far our most favourite UK sea side. Large sandy beach, which does not get massively... read more

Reviewed 5 days ago
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Marine Drive, Kingsgate CT10 3LG, England
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

This is a lovely Sandy beach with lifeguards and a small coffee/ bucket and spade shop, which hires out deckchairs etc. BUT ,whoever is responsible for the toilets should be ashamed, they are DISGUSTING! FLITHY and in desperate need of updating. They have been like...More

Thank Pauline F
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

This is by far our most favourite UK sea side. Large sandy beach, which does not get massively impacted by the tide. White chalky cliffs protect the beach from the wind. It doesn’t get too busy, because you ca only get there by car. When...More

Thank marinal251
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Spent the day at this beach. It’s a beautiful beach but not one of my favourites. Once the tied goes out, it’s full of stones and seaweed. Car park only fits 10 cars, but nearby streets have parking. There’s a small shop that sells food...More

Thank lovechrissie
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Took people’s advice & used toilets at Botany Bay Hotel. Cafe very popular & had everything you need. Beach is vast, soft yellow sand, lots to explore, lifeguards on duty for safety, all in all a lovely day out sun, sea, sand & very happy...More

Thank Womble41
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The beach is lovely. But only when the tide is in. Too many stone and seaweed to walk out to swim. The toilets were terrible, had no been cleaned for days. Unusable. Also lots of litter piled up out side the toilets and on the...More

1  Thank Trevor P
Reviewed 1 week ago

Low tide in the mornings expose rocks for exploring. Fine soft sand and pretty chalk stacks are the main attraction here.

1  Thank Konstantina A
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Very poor customer service,not friendly staff!woudnt go to that Bar again, Shame as amaizing beach and lovely views!

Thank emiliak671
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Had afternoon dinner here today . Settled for a burger and chips as most of the menu was fish based. For £11 the burger was worth the money but the service to get it was terrible had to wait 45mins to get it. Maybe hygiene...More

2  Thank 44Graham44
Reviewed 1 week ago

Clean, soft sand. Safe and pleasant. Quite busy. Small kiosk selling various beach items. Also small van selling burgers, etc. Toilets available but we didn’t use them so can’t review.

1  Thank Cilla M
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

During our stay at the Bay Tree in Broadstairs surrounded by beautiful beaches our we took ourselves off to the sweeping stretch of soft golden sand that is Botany Bay, just right for a stroll to discover this most exotic gem of a beach with...More

1  Thank MikeJD2015
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3 August 2018|
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Response from acporter007 | Reviewed this property |
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8 July 2018|
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Response from charlesgore | Reviewed this property |
In the summer dogs are only permitted on the beach from 6pm, so in July dogs are not allowed on the beach.
30 June 2018|
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Response from terry d |
There are toilets as you walk down the stairs to the beach.