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A lovely beach on a warm September's day

A lovely clean beach , well sheltered and an ideal location on a warm September's day, with local... read more

Reviewed 17 September 2018
christopherjd D
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London, United Kingdom
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Hard to find a good sandy beach this time of year to walk your dog. Kingsgate is a lovely beach to... read more

Reviewed 27 August 2018
jeanette m
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Larkfield, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 17 September 2018

A lovely clean beach , well sheltered and an ideal location on a warm September's day, with local pub and easy parking

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank christopherjd D
Reviewed 27 August 2018 via mobile

Hard to find a good sandy beach this time of year to walk your dog. Kingsgate is a lovely beach to do so. Very clean & hardly anyone on it. Just wished it was a bit longer but you can’t have it all! Highly recommend!

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank jeanette m
Reviewed 27 August 2018 via mobile

A gorgeous little sandy beach. Dog friendly, low tides, and peaceful to swim in! The scenery is beautiful, secluded, so you are a bit sheltered from the wind. It’s possible it walk around the cove at low tide.

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Jessica H
Reviewed 8 August 2018

Beautiful beach, dog friendly all year round. Access is by steep concrete steps all the way from the top of the cliff onto the beach, and be aware there are no toilet facilities or refreshments available. We felt that this was probably why the beach...More

Date of experience: August 2018
1  Thank Clare C
Reviewed 6 August 2018 via mobile

Surrounded by white cliffs and overlooked by a castle and a palladian mansion, Kingsgate Bay is a Sandy safe bathing treasure. No parking but there is a pub.

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Trevor E
Reviewed 28 July 2018

This lovely stretch of clean golden sand at high tide having opportunities for rock pooling at low tide is crowned by several follies Kingsgate Castle on one headland and the Captin Digby on the other an ideal place to get a drink and bite to...More

Date of experience: July 2018
2  Thank MikeJD2015
Reviewed 13 July 2018 via mobile

The castle is impressive !! The beach is great, clean, kid friendly, sandy and no rocks, great for a swim, and literally 30mins waking from Broadstairs

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank Ombeline D
Reviewed 12 July 2018

Dog friendly :) It was a lovely beach. I will go there again sometime. The beach was sandy and some some stones. My dog loved this beach and so did we.

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank Lisa W
Reviewed 11 July 2018 via mobile

Had a great day. Dog's first time on the beach and it was perfect. Not too crowded. Lovely breakfast 5 min away at Botany Bay hotel. Recommend if you want to take your dog.

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank jacquicharvat
Reviewed 9 July 2018

This is an excellent beach for families to play. You are able to walk round to the stone arch in the cliffs, through it and out the other side. But, there are no loos and nowhere near to park. The next beaches up in both...More

Date of experience: July 2018
1  Thank Mike F
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Response from heleneshaw | Reviewed this property |
Hi We walked down the steps to Botany Bay and through the stack to Kingsgate Bay. We went during low tide and walked leisurely around, walked across Kingsgate Bay climbed the step (more than Botany Bay and steeper) walked... More
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