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Sandwich Bay Beach

Princes Drive, Sandwich CT13 9QB, England
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One of the most polluted beaches in Kent because the residents won't get their hands dirty

I was overwhelmed by Sandwich Bay Beach - it's a beautiful stretch of coastline. It costs £7 to... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Munkeepye
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Canterbury, United Kingdom
A great example of rip off Britain!

In years gone by my wife and I held a season ticket for the entrance to this beach. Being an... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Ed A
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Dover, United Kingdom
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  • Excellent45%
  • Very good30%
  • Average13%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible9%
Travellers talk about
“low tide” (6 reviews)
“lovely beach” (5 reviews)
“golf club” (8 reviews)
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Princes Drive, Sandwich CT13 9QB, England
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"relaxing afternoon"
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"toll fee"
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"golf course"
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"few hours"
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"pebbles"
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"picnic"
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"deal"
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"stony"
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I was overwhelmed by Sandwich Bay Beach - it's a beautiful stretch of coastline. It costs £7 to visit the beach as the access is privately owned. I was overwhelmed by the plastic waste washed up on the shore. Public beaches are a regularly cleared...More

Thank Munkeepye
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

In years gone by my wife and I held a season ticket for the entrance to this beach. Being an average family, we have two cars and the ticket office would enter both registration numbers on the entry ticket, therefore when one of us was...More

Thank Ed A
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Visited Sandwich. Quite pretty in parts with a fair number of old interesting buildings.Took a walk along the beach for some fresh air.

Thank Mark P
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

One of our absolute favourite dog walks, it is usually very quiet and you can walk for an hour easily. Be warned however, it can get very windy out there!!

Thank Stuart J
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

A vast , expanse of shingle beach, which seems to go on for ever. On one side the sea, the other the Princes Golf course . In between is the single track road and a large grassed area. There’s plenty of free parking , but...More

Thank Chasingdreamscape
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Reviewed 4 January 2018

Wild and expansive when the tide is out it goes on forever , so lucky to have this in Sandwich. Sea on one side and surrounded by golf clubs it is spacious with a lot of wild life and plants.Only downbeat is the litter washed...More

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Reviewed 11 October 2017

An historic bay, but although on the 'ancient highway' (surely a right-of-way) protected by a toll road. The sea views are fine, shingle, although turning to sand as you get toward The Stour Estuary (favoured by naturists - unofficial)

Thank JSB1958
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Reviewed 4 October 2017

This is a lovely beach - it doesn't have anywhere to spend your cash, although Princes Golf Club have a restaurant that is open to the public - check the dress code though. There is a WC not sure if its open all year round....More

Thank Eleanor C
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Reviewed 2 October 2017

The beach is impressive - great views and lovely colours. A shingle beach providing what looks like good beach fishing.

Thank Jonhayes
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Reviewed 21 September 2017 via mobile

Fabulous place to visit, clean and Sandy beach, super run today, be aware the tide takes the sea right out, perfect spot for the dogs to run for miles. THIS IS A PRIVATE BEACH SO CHARGES APPLY

Thank Jane B
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Claire E
27 August 2017|
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Response from LucindaSue | Reviewed this property |
Unfortunately, no there aren't. There were some but they look like they have been closed for a very long time.
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Amanda L
21 August 2017|
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Response from stowfish |
just take a fishing rod with you,after all security leave 5pm and back 9am
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Margaret N
21 October 2016|
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Response from Janet G | Reviewed this property |
Hi again - I did check today and unfortunately there is no reduction for those with the blue badge. I am sorry about that and at next year's AGM I shall raise the issue. KRs J
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