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Royal Military Canal

Royal Military Road | Hythe to Rye, England
+44 1797 367934
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A delightful walk

I walked the Royal Military Canal Path, on the western side of the canal, from Stone Bridge near... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
Dovegirl
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Hove
Pleasant place to stroll

Took a pleasant stroll along the canal. Very flat with a good walking surface, so all can partake... read more

Reviewed 29 March 2018
Mark P
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Hampshire
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Royal Military Road | Hythe to Rye, England
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Reviewed 3 days ago

I walked the Royal Military Canal Path, on the western side of the canal, from Stone Bridge near the Isle of Oxney to Appledore. A very pretty walk, especially in the lushness of spring. The path runs next to the Military Road but is separated...More

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Reviewed 29 March 2018

Took a pleasant stroll along the canal. Very flat with a good walking surface, so all can partake. Some of the stretches in Hythe town centre are less attractive than the parts out of town. Very close to the beach, so one can make a...More

2  Thank Mark P
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Reviewed 1 March 2018

Really lovely place, the walk ways are both sides of the Canal with a few Bridges you can cross, see my photo, it was great to just chill and stroll, there is a lot of History to this Canal, well worth a visit,

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Reviewed 21 December 2017

A lovely place to walk, lot's of Wildlife, and the sea just a few minutes away it really has so much to offer. Lovely for early morning stroll, afternoon walk, summer time, winter time, there is always something to offer.

1  Thank HFLI89
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Reviewed 20 December 2017

Set off at the car park at West Hythe and walked along the path for approx 3 miles. Follow the toe path up the hill to Port Lympne, as you climb the hill you can see the grounds and some animals and the views out...More

1  Thank Redcoco
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Reviewed 7 November 2017

Hythe Royal Military Canal runs for 28 miles but I know the Seabrook end. It is a lovely walk with lots of wildlife. The swans had six babies this year. There are well tended paths at the side. It is calm and serene there but...More

1  Thank Fernchlu_12
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Reviewed 12 August 2017 via mobile

We were in Hythe and had a picnic with us, we decided to sit by the canal and watch the boats go by. We had a stroll along the water's edge, what a great place to walk for an hour in the afternoon Glad the...More

1  Thank Tony R
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Reviewed 4 July 2017

We walked a 10km round trip from West Hythe, along the canal to Hythe, then back along the hilltop, through Port Lympne wild animal park, and the final stretch along the canal to West Hythe (where there is a free car park). Mostly in the...More

1  Thank BermudaTriangle
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Reviewed 8 June 2017 via mobile

East end of path starts to the right of a small green in Seabrook. The green here is also perfect to access the canal with a kayak with adjacent parking. The level path is very well kept with picnic areas regularly spaced along the canal...More

Thank John T
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Reviewed 27 July 2016 via mobile

A fantastic experience, a very interesting and knowledgeable skipper. Saw a kingfisher. A very tranquil and elegant way to see the canal. Thoroughly recommend .

1  Thank Christine Y
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Response from Mark P | Reviewed this property |
Did not see any public ones, but if you are on the stretch passing trough the town, you can pop into Waitrose!
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