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Botany Bay

Marine Drive, Kingsgate CT10 3LG, England
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Astonishing nature

It's so beautiful to be able to walk in between the cliff and the detached piece of land (similar... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Trilingual2007
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London
Out of towners please take note!

Hey you day trippers, if your about to take a trip to Botany Bay in Kent, don't! We the locals... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Adrianshurmer
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  • Excellent67%
  • Very good27%
  • Average4%
  • Poor1%
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“the cliff”(22 reviews)
“rock pools”(22 reviews)
“lovely beach”(23 reviews)
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Marine Drive, Kingsgate CT10 3LG, England
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"on duty"
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Reviewed 1 week ago

It's so beautiful to be able to walk in between the cliff and the detached piece of land (similar to the Needles on the Isle of Wight)

Thank Trilingual2007
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Hey you day trippers, if your about to take a trip to Botany Bay in Kent, don't! We the locals don't want you here! All you do is make a mess, double park your cars on Botany Road and surrounding housing estate and generally behave...More

8  Thank Adrianshurmer
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

A lovely bay, very picturesque and fascinating rock formations. A lovely sandy beach with little commercialism with almost a throwback to simpler past times when you are on the beach. Although I didn't utilise it there is a hotel at the head of the cliff...More

Thank Steppin-owt
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Tall white chalky cliffs got great photos, amazing views walking there and when we got there, secluded beach, will definitely be going back there. Lovely!

Thank Elaina_xx
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

What a great hotel the staff were very pleasant nothing was impossible for them, the room was very clean with plent of storage space. Foot was great and will stay again

Thank acporter007
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We visited in a not to busy period so this area was very pleasant and generally peacefull. Lovely place

Thank Mel W
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Botany bay where great Right from when I first emailed them asking about which rooms are suitable for an infant (105). They are very quick to respond, super helpful and went out of their way to assist us. We made a dinner reservation in the...More

Thank emgreenwich
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

White cliffs enclosing a secluded beach of soft golden sand, clear water and amazing views make this Thanets best beach by far. It is a real pleasure to walk and explore this paradise, with its smugglers caves and the history etched into its chalk stacks...More

Thank MR F
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

not impressed when told we had booked a table the waiter just waved his hand and said you are over there by the window as there were 3 tables we just chose one,not much choice on menu, my soup was warm and tomatoes very chunky.,the...More

Thank sandra w
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Reviewed 12 April 2018 via mobile

My wife and I got settled in the restaurant. I then went to the bar for drinks. There were three very young bar staff all serving. I waited my turn, this young lady finished serving walked straight past me and started washing glasses. The next...More

Thank Mick H
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f16557
12 May 2018|
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Response from Dren W | Reviewed this property |
possibly I'm not positive though
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RachelR1234566789
8 May 2018|
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Response from acporter007 | Reviewed this property |
Yes they are
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LisaP74
3 May 2018|
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Response from Mel W | Reviewed this property |
Yes it's a great walk, very enjoyable and is very suited to Parma and children.
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