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Address: Marine Esplanade, Ramsgate CT11 8LR, England
Phone Number: 01843 577577
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Ramsgate seafront on the up?

Nowhere near as busy as when I was a boy, but then what beaches are nowadays. Having said that, it appeared clean, with reasonable facilities nearby. Not a lot to do close by... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed August 16, 2015
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Cupar, United Kingdom
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Maidstone, United Kingdom
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222 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 78 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 30, 2015 NEW

Went with family. Nice clean sand and plenty of space. Lots of nice people enjoying a family day out. Lots of things to do nearby. Worth s visit.

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Rayleigh, United Kingdom
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 153 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 19, 2015

Lovely sandy beach with life guard and a short walk from the shops. Shame the old pavilion is closed.

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Cupar, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 16, 2015

Nowhere near as busy as when I was a boy, but then what beaches are nowadays. Having said that, it appeared clean, with reasonable facilities nearby. Not a lot to do close by should the weather turn suddenly - long gone are the line of arcades, small shops, cafes, etc. The only ones left are now a short walk (or... More 

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Auckland Region, New Zealand
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 15, 2015

In course of my visiting Margate (The Hornby Visitor Centre) recently, I drove the short distance to the neighbouring town of Ramsgate. I found car parking very easy in spite of the fact that the town was very busy with holidaymakers and shoppers. The town itself was very vibrant, there were some lovely and very interesting shops, and spme really... More 

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Ramsgate, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 14, 2015

This beach is quiet and there are two sets of loos and several eateries just off to towards the maria which help with the general feel of the area.

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Maidstone, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 13, 2015

Clean family beach, can be very busy in school holidays and weekends. Toilets and café available. Near to towns facilities. Better to park out of town and use frequent buses to come into town and beach. Ideal for bucket and spade days out and holidays. Boat trips nearby.

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Whitstable, United Kingdom
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 7, 2015

Good no frills beach. Bit rocky in places but was clean when we were there. Some nice cheap cafes and the like on hand, toilets ok, but a few drunks with dogs, and sweary chavvy folk with their unfortunate offspring under the casino area. Well patrolled beach and flagged off clearly. Not a bad way to kill a couple of... More 

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Aylesford, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 6, 2015

They have really taken time and effort to bring this beach back to the golden sands of the 60's. The front is becoming a mix of cafes and the money grabbing arcades have reduced. Ramsgate is finally reinventing itself! Worth a visit with or without kids.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 28, 2015

Fantastic stay at the Royal Harbour Hotel, which I would highly recommend and can't wait to return to. As most of my family originate from Ramsgate I enjoy returning on nostalgia trips to re-visit the sands, the pier and the harbour. The light from the sea and colours of the boats are always inspiring! Also the Shell Grotto is a... More 

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San Diego, California
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 8, 2015

Lovely large sandy beach. Good facilities - restrooms, cafes. Not too crowded - plenty of room to stretch out. Good boardwalk and access up the cliffs. Lots of flint and limestone to play with in the sand. Beautiful cliffs rising up behind you make for stunning views. When the sun sets behind the cliffs, an interesting visual effect unfolds with... More 

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