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A delightful retreat away from the hustle and bustle

We were staying about 10 minutes walk away from Sandwich Bay. It felt safe for our toddlers was... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Eastbourne, United Kingdom
One of my favourite places

I love this beach, yes it’s £7 to get in, but most beaches you would struggle to park at and have... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
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Princes Drive, Sandwich CT13 9QB, England
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Reviewed 1 week ago

We were staying about 10 minutes walk away from Sandwich Bay. It felt safe for our toddlers was good to swim in and was set on the edge of a golf course. Very relaxing and we even saw a seal s few feet away from...More

Thank dinahfarrer
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

All the whining people on this site need their bumps felt but, thankfully, at least they won’t come here and ruin what is a fantastic day out. There is a toll of £7 to access the beach by car, but motor homes and horse boxes...More

5  Thank Kevin B
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I love this beach, yes it’s £7 to get in, but most beaches you would struggle to park at and have to pay, this is convenient and you can practically park on the beach.. The beach is clean, there were lots of washed up dead...More

2  Thank Tluddington
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I live here and it's very quiet, tidy and tranquil. I often enjoy a nice jog or a walk along the beach - with or without the dogs. It probably isn't the most appealing beach for Vacationers as it is a pebble beach. They also...More

1  Thank Alexander P
Reviewed 11 July 2018

Park your car and walk. The parking warden is a jobs worth. Really spoils your day.. it's everyone's beach. Everyone's sea.

Thank MHBOS10
Reviewed 8 July 2018 via mobile

Well I was horrified to have to spend a flat fee of £7 to visit this beach. For this money you can park very near the pebbley beach. It is also huge so you are likely to have a substantial spot to yourself. As the...More

1  Thank majicsis
Reviewed 19 June 2018 via mobile

A disgrace to charge £7.00 toll to see a beach that is our heritage and natural right. Typical of pompous golf club.

8  Thank stephen m
Reviewed 11 June 2018

If you want a nice, relaxing and quiet beach to visit, come here. Walk right to the end where the sea meets the Stour, nothing but golden sand and no people. Lovely

2  Thank Pbspaul
Reviewed 28 May 2018

its a wonderful place peaceful . there are three problems. Number one there are no toilets number two there are no rubbish bins. the last one nowhere to get refreshments. so if your planning a day there make sure you have plenty to eat and...More

2  Thank Diane F
Reviewed 28 May 2018 via mobile

Visited with our chocolate Labrador and had a great time. Pebble beach with some sand at low tide. Good to be able to drive onto the dunes. Had a picnic/ BBQ on the beach. Costs £7 to drive onto beach which is ok but would...More

1  Thank James G
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Claire E
27 August 2017|
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.
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
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