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Address: The Stade, Folkestone, England
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Brief stroll around town

Looks as a harbour should. There are a variety of pubs etc I'm the area, car parking nearby and the town centre is less than 10minutes walk.

4 of 5 starsReviewed 4 days ago
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW via mobile

Looks as a harbour should. There are a variety of pubs etc I'm the area, car parking nearby and the town centre is less than 10minutes walk.

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78 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Having lived in Folkestone for almost three years, I can say the harbour is definitely my favourite place in Folkestone. It's just so nice and atmospheric, with pubs where you can sit outside, the best Fish & Chips of the area (the Smokehouse), the restaurant that has the best view (Rocksalt)... You should also check out the Harbour Arm, which... More 

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1 Thank davidson5892
kent
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34 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 35 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Lovley views of the town and sea area some great little coves to walk around harbour has nice views with sea food pubs and fresh fish down the cobble road as with a nice restaurant and fish and chip shop great for photographs to be bad of the coastline would be beter in the summer months or unless you have... More 

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1 Thank dicokent
Maidstone, United Kingdom
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47 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This place is pretty and we see that investment is happening. The little Seafood huts are nice as well.

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Folkestone
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Lovely HARBOUR. History brought to life. Nice walk nice views Pleasant in the summer Nice sea views Nice seagulls

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1 Thank Adam C
Folkestone, United Kingdom
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67 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Lovely and peaceful! Always something to do and look at. High tide in the summer, it is good to see the shoals of fish. The seagulls' antics are also worth seeing although they have seen off the sea ducks that used to swim about and paddle in the stream that flows into the harbour. I miss seeing them!

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1 Thank yestobigjetsfromlydd
Lympne
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17 reviews
7 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

A truly interesting place with one of the best totally sandy beaches in the south east that gets washed clean with the tide, gently slopes and is safe and sheltered. Plenty to do around the harbour. Four or five pubs within a stone's throw. Food, ice cream. The lot. Even parking nearby. A great day out.

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Blackpool, United Kingdom
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47 reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Visited Folkestone harbour and although most places were closed as it was winter it was a lovely place to be to be able to watch the fishermen unload their catch and see the gulls swooping in looking for food. There's a couple of fish & chip shops there that must sell the freshest fish in the land with the fish... More 

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Folkestone, United Kingdom
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12 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Only open seasonally at the moment Lovely family day out Entertainment Variety of different food establishments Number of bars selling all sorts of drinks A great walk for some fresh sea air

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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 30, 2015 via mobile

I love this place the harbour is a friendly place and the harbour pubs are a great place to stop for a pint 🍻 of ale

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