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Nice quiet beach

Nice beach for sunbathing or swimming, the Zetland Arms pub is very close by and they serve food... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
London, United Kingdom
Great beach a short stroll from Kingsdown Holiday Park

Lovely beach part of the charm of Kingsdown Holiday Park with the Zetland Arms pub right on the... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
United Kingdom
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Kingsdown, Deal, England
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Can get busy with holiday parks in Kingsdown so close, sand is boggy and lots of rocks on sea bed lead to not so comfortable walks out. parking can be tricky when it is sunny. Rocks are good to climb on for bigger kids as...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago

Nice beach for sunbathing or swimming, the Zetland Arms pub is very close by and they serve food, so would be a nice afternoon out, you can see Calais from across the Channel.

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Lovely beach part of the charm of Kingsdown Holiday Park with the Zetland Arms pub right on the waterfront

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Reviewed 16 April 2018 via mobile

I love riding my bike down here and then sitting taking in the views or looking in the rockpools at low rice. There are also great views of deal and over to ramsgate from the top of the stairs.

2  Thank chunk M
Reviewed 5 January 2018

A lovely shale beach in a secluded area. Get a thick blanket, settle down and look out to sea, maybe think how long it would take you to swim to France in the distance! Once you've done that, time for a drinky at the Zetland...More

2  Thank aengusmum
Reviewed 6 December 2017

I walk regularly with my dog along Kingsdown Beach and onto the old firing range. I sit with my dog there and watch the Ships come and go from Dover Port. It is a magical place for me - sometimes I just sit and listen...More

3  Thank chrissie208
Reviewed 27 October 2017 via mobile

We stayed next to this beach and enjoyed throwing skimmers and walking along the gravel. Rock pools had little or nothing to find but we still enjoyed paddling through them. I also went for an enjoyable paddleboard for a couple of hours one very calm...More

Thank Woodbine321
Reviewed 22 September 2017

We wanted to visit Deal so decided to rent a cottage in kingsdown about 2 miles down the road. Kingsdown is so lovely it's quiet but not too quiet. There are 3 pubs, the Zetland Arms on the beach, the Rising Sun a few hundred...More

2  Thank joolst
Reviewed 14 September 2017

A lovely walk, not many people ideal for sitting and looking at the sea without disturbance. Dog friendly, good swimming between the groins. Parking not too far away. Spoilt by fishermen leaving their rubbish on the beach, plenty of bins around

1  Thank jaridars
Reviewed 7 September 2017

My best friend and I had decided to take a short break in Kent just to get away from London. We visited Sheppey, stayed overnight in Maidstone, went down to Dover but got rained off our epic walk and decided to check out Kingsdown as...More

3  Thank Polly H
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Response from theostheostheos | Reviewed this property |
I don't see why not it's out of the way and I've seen fishermen have barbarise often all the way up to deal
24 April 2017|
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Response from fiontan l | Reviewed this property |
I have seen dogs there recently but there is no one there to tell u off
29 October 2016|
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