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Tankerton Beach

Marine Parade | Tankerton, Whitstable CT5 2BD, England
+44 1227 378100
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Fabulous place ..unspoilt and atmospheric

Lovely place our favourite place in the whole of Kent ..the beach, the huts, the views the sunsets... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Trevor M
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The beach is stoney. When the tide is out you can walk along way out with caution. It sometimes... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Folkestone, United Kingdom
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“herne bay” (19 reviews)
“lovely walk” (9 reviews)
Marine Parade | Tankerton, Whitstable CT5 2BD, England
+44 1227 378100
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Lovely place our favourite place in the whole of Kent ..the beach, the huts, the views the sunsets. It's our home from home.

Thank Trevor M
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

The beach is stoney. When the tide is out you can walk along way out with caution. It sometimes seems you walk all the way to The Isle of Sheppey ! There is a pub either end of the beach and a cafe in the...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This is a lovely place to go for a walk. The further you get from Whitstable , the quieter it gets. Enjoy looking at the beach huts and wonder if you'll be able to save the £20k+ to buy one. Lots of dogs and bikes...More

Thank TheTankertonTwo
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We decided to go for a short walk after lunch near Whitstable beach. It's an easy walk as the path is flat, beware the bikes. The views are lovely including for me the forts and the wind farm. You can choose how far you are...More

Thank GrahamSample
Reviewed 12 April 2017

After visiting Whitstable with its lovely shops and harbour we carried on to Tankerton Bay where it is much easier to park. Sitting on the grassy slopes or on the pebble beach - either is delightful and spacious. Best of all is we discovered a...More

Thank chip2014
Reviewed 12 April 2017

Well what can I say about Tankerton Beach. A very quiet relaxing place. A stoney beach but enjoyed by many. A good place to swim from. I always wear swimming shoes. Come and enjoy a picnic or swim. I love it!

Thank Susan P
Reviewed 1 April 2017

this a lovely area for a stroll ,nice wide and clean paths ,can walk along the bottom of slopes and walk back along the top ,lovely views and nice clean pebble beach

Thank webby58
Reviewed 11 March 2017

walked from Tankerton to Herne Bay. Lovely walk, welcome coffee in cafe by the bandstand, walk around shops then bus back to Whitstable. Delightful walk around shops and harbour before returning home. Altogether a great day and impressed with english seaside places.

Thank jankendall
Reviewed 2 March 2017

When the weather is clear you can see far out to see and either Whitstable Harbour or Herne Bay depending on what way you look. There are a few pubs and restaurants along the top of the slopes if you fancy a snack. The beach...More

Thank James G
Reviewed 21 February 2017

its flat the whole way so you can walk all the way to herne bay if you want with plenty of loo stops along the way, if your starting or ending in tankerton and its past easter check out the council garden tea rooms in...More

1  Thank CSMBerkshire
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Is there a naturist area?
28 June 2016|
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Is this a suitable route for mobility scooters?
24 August 2015|
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Response from Kathleen C | Reviewed this property |
Yes there are many slopes on to the beach suitable for mobility scooters or wheel chairs,
Christine N
Can you take dogs on the beach?
25 May 2015|
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Response from Christine N |
Thanks for that. We took a chance and went anyway. Although not officially allowed after May 1st everyone was letting dogs run lose and all other dogs were very friendly to our nervous little soul. Lovely walk to Whitstable... More