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Exercise the grandchildren

Aldeburgh is within 20 minutes of home. Grandchildren from Sheffield. Both have new scooters which... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
Paul C
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Wickham Market, United Kingdom
Heaven

This beach is beautiful the pier the village the people everything every time we go there it is... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
c s
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Wickford, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 2 days ago

Aldeburgh is within 20 minutes of home. Grandchildren from Sheffield. Both have new scooters which fold down and go in the boot with ease. Such a broad, long and safe seafront to let then free on. They are 7 and 5. Scooter a bit, check...More

Thank Paul C
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This beach is beautiful the pier the village the people everything every time we go there it is like being in heaven

Thank c s
Reviewed 1 week ago

Big beach, huge Suffolk skies, amazing scallop sculpture by Maggie Hambling. All that plus fish and chips = bliss

Thank Liz26454
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Always visit at least once if I am in the area. Plenty of parking, although can get busy at peak times. Free parking at far end of town just behind the beach. Great place to wander along the beach front, or through the town high...More

Thank Hatfield_visitor
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We had a lovely day playing on the beach. It was unseasonably warm and the water was bliss. Great for beachcombing as well.

Thank GrishGrish
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Yes, but it is clean, unsullied, a chance to sea a seal, unbroken skyline and an easy footpath running parallel to Thorpeness, a quaint Victorian village with cafe and boating lake that harbours a fierce reptile............................Of important ecological interest, there are many interesting plants to...More

Thank colinleslie
Reviewed 11 October 2018 via mobile

One of the most beautiful sea fronts in the UK. Classic Victorian sea front and a glorious shingle beach. Beautiful views, the nostalgia of the old fishing boats and the wonderful Maggie Hamlin sculpture as you walk down to Thorpness or the Martello Tower if...More

Thank textlad
Reviewed 9 October 2018 via mobile

A very long shingle beach. Crunching along the stones gives the legs a good workout All along the beach something is happening. From people looking at the “Scallop” sculpture to the fishery smoke houses, to watching the inshore fishing boats. With the sea breeze a...More

Thank ScotsmanabroadKMB
Reviewed 2 October 2018

Fantastic long shingle beach, typical of this coast. Lots of working small fishing boats and local seafood to buy... loved the comment on one “any fresher, and its still swimming”. The small sheds offering local fresh seafood are awesome, one even freshly smoking it. Town...More

Thank Steve K
Reviewed 2 October 2018

An enormous beach with extensive, beautiful views. Very stony, though! Most enjoyable walk along the promenade with interesting and picturesques houses and buildings opposite the beach.

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