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Shichirigahama Beach

Shichirigahama, Kamakura 248-0026, Kanagawa Prefecture
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Nice to look at but..

It is a famous beach but it is not suitable to play on it for children. It is more for the surfers... read more

Reviewed 11 July 2017
Tokyo Prefecture, Japan
via mobile
Golden week day trip

Nice beach, some surfing, waves are small to medium. Very windy, be sure to bring a jumper. Nice... read more

Reviewed 6 May 2017
Carlos C
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  • Average17%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
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“nice beach” (2 reviews)
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“surfers” (4 reviews)
Shichirigahama, Kamakura 248-0026, Kanagawa Prefecture

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Reviewed 11 July 2017 via mobile

It is a famous beach but it is not suitable to play on it for children. It is more for the surfers. The thing to do is to go to restaurant along the coast and enjoy the view.

Thank shibuyababe
Reviewed 6 May 2017 via mobile

Nice beach, some surfing, waves are small to medium. Very windy, be sure to bring a jumper. Nice cafe near by the beach, also there's a 7-11 if one needs to change or use the washroom.

Thank Carlos C
Reviewed 30 April 2017

This is not a great beach (if comparing to Australia or the Caribbean). But it's a nice beach to take a walk on. Very wide - sand is hard packed so easy to walk on. Nice bay type views. You get another view / experience...More

Thank Travels-with-Michael
Reviewed 28 January 2017

We did the classical tour around Japan and wanted to check some beachy places. It was autumn and was very windy, but you can see some surfers hanging around. I guess summer would be quite crowdy. Anyway, if around, some to check it out!

Thank JD D
Reviewed 3 January 2017

Lots of visitors through out the year to enjoy beautiful sceneries. Do enjoy during sun rise or sun set time.

Thank バリ隠居
Reviewed 27 May 2016

The beach and the ocean offer a great view from the Hasedera temple, however it is dirty and unclean. At the entrance of the beach there is a notice put up, asking travellers not to enter the sea, because sewage (after treatment) is being dumped...More

Thank BG V
Reviewed 27 March 2016

Go down to the beach, drop your shoes&socks and stay in the shallow water for a few waves, very relaxing and just the treatment you feet deserve after a day of visiting. Don't worry about the sand, not much will get on you and there...More

Thank Andrei S
Reviewed 25 March 2016 via mobile

There are a few spots along the promenade that Hawks swirl and glide above you. They are beautiful and majestic! BUT, beware of the food in your hand. I got my beef cake cutlet being snatched by a gigantic hawk in a split of sec,...More

Thank Winnie C
Reviewed 9 March 2016

the easiest way to get there (aside from driving) is to take the Enoden train. there are always surfers there.

Thank yumm2011
Reviewed 29 February 2016

Took a day trip to Kamakura and came here at the end of the day to relax and catch the sun set. Everything closes quite early in this town so nothing left to do except hit the beach. It's about 10 minutes walk from the...More

Thank Tony C
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