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Winchelsea Beach

Dogs Hill Road, Winchelsea, Rye, England
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A nice morning's walk

Good for a brisk morning walk- we came down and walked along the beach as the tide was starting to... read more

Reviewed 5 days ago
via mobile
Beautiful Beach

Lovely, easily accessible beach. Very clean. All pebbles, but still as clean and easier to get to... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Boston, United Kingdom
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  • Average17%
  • Poor1%
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“low tide” (17 reviews)
“pett level” (5 reviews)
Dogs Hill Road, Winchelsea, Rye, England
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Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Good for a brisk morning walk- we came down and walked along the beach as the tide was starting to come in and took in some beautiful views. It's very quiet and peaceful with pebbles as far as the eye can see. Be warned- the...More

1  Thank Becky608
Reviewed 1 week ago

Lovely, easily accessible beach. Very clean. All pebbles, but still as clean and easier to get to sea.

Thank Deltrow
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Winchelsea Beach is a long stoney beach, looking at the sea, to your right is Pett, to the left is Rye Harbour. Stop in Co-Op for supplies as there are not usually any ice cream vans about as it isn't a busy place. Walk along...More

1  Thank Uncle T
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

Beautiful beach. Rarely busy. Sandy patches at low tide. We found lots of sea glass . great place for beach combing.

Thank Emma P
Reviewed 6 July 2017

Lovely long pebbly beach with several entry points from the Rye-t0-Hastings road....you'll have it all to yourselves !!

1  Thank Traveller07_10
Reviewed 3 June 2017

The village has no entertainment like other places in Sussex and that is good, the beach is outstanding, no restaurants or any like that. Very relaxing.

Thank TheBoxonIce
Reviewed 29 May 2017

Winchelsea Beach is not the most enticing beach as it's not a beach to sit on and relax because it's not a sandy beach - it's all pebbles, and when we visited the sea was grey and uninviting. It's peaceful with a bracing sea air...More

Thank Maurice G
Reviewed 18 May 2017

A place to stretch your legs, peaceful, nature, either sunshine or windy still good. At low tide just be careful of the mud holes, worst place is dogs hill you will get stuck, there used to be a café and amusements at the east end...More

2  Thank Gene_smiler
Reviewed 12 May 2017

Good area for a dog walk, not a sandy beach , pebbles but walkable. Unfortunately the cafe was not open when we visited but seemed to be under refurbishment.

Thank JJPWindsor
Reviewed 5 May 2017 via mobile

Not a beach to sit on and relax But nice for a walk with the dog Invigorating sea breezes will blow away the cobwebs

Thank Genny F
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Questions & Answers
7 August 2016|
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Response from mouse12mat | Reviewed this property |
Dog are prohibited from 1st May to 30 September
7 August 2016|
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Response from karenwesterhill | Reviewed this property |
Between May and September inclusive, no dogs on the beach.
Denise C
25 July 2015|
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Response from MrBignose | Reviewed this property |
Hi Denise The mosquitos are very bad this year We suggest guests rub diluted mustard on exposed areas This is a local Rye custom that works well The pool will be open between 10pm and 6am We look forward to seeing you Ask... More