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Address: The Stade, Folkestone, England

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Small and prefectly formed

Excellent sea food along the harbour side. Clean and tidy and lovely to walk along looking at the boats. Pleasure craft and proper fishing boats as well.

4 of 5 starsReviewed April 27, 2015
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s.wales
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6 reviews 6 reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 28, 2015 NEW

Very nice harbour on warm sunny day and a fish and chips over looking sea there is a very good kebab shop at the side of burstin if you fancy a change

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Folkestone, United Kingdom
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7 reviews 7 reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 28, 2015 NEW

On a sunny day, there are lovely views around this part of the coast, from the warren and sunny sands beach, the harbour and then towards sandgate along the front.

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Bristol
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19 reviews 19 reviews
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17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 27, 2015

Excellent sea food along the harbour side. Clean and tidy and lovely to walk along looking at the boats. Pleasure craft and proper fishing boats as well.

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 10, 2015

It was just a basic harbour and nothing fancy, i was at the hotel next to it and you did get a good view of the harbour and sea

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lacashire
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20 reviews 20 reviews
34 helpful votes 34 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 8, 2015

Lovely place to walk around in the early evening. Collecting shells, looking at the fishing boats and having a quiet drInk at one of the harbourside pubs. You can walk down into the harbour when the tide is out and get a good look at the boats etc.

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Folkestone, United Kingdom
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4 reviews 4 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 8, 2015

Pretty area, good fresh fish which you can buy straight off the boats, good pubs serving decent food and good atmosphere. Kids liked the playing, interactive fountains.

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Maidstone, United Kingdom
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33 reviews 33 reviews
20 attraction reviews
24 helpful votes 24 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 7, 2015 via mobile

we sat in this lovely little cafe and ate some lovely chips and watched this boats roll in and out, this was a good scene. It is lovely and peaceful, but sometimes it can smell quite fishy when the tide is in, I recommend eating in the cafe with the terrace above the harbour.

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Yorkshire
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37 reviews 37 reviews
18 attraction reviews
68 helpful votes 68 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 6, 2015

Quaint little harbour with small fishing and leisure boats. Passed its heyday unfortunately, but it looked like they were doing some renovations further along the harbour wall whilst we were there.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 24, 2015

There is a lot of history embedded in Folkestone Harbour, the Golden Arrow met the ferry here, it was a major cross channel port before Dover took over, fishermen still work from the harbour. There are pubs cafes and restaurants and there is a sandy beach nearby. Well worth a visit.

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Dorset Uk
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30 helpful votes 30 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed March 24, 2015

Perhaps I am missing something here. Closed railway line and station. Large car parks. Nothing open at 10 am on a Friday morning, albeit off-season. True lots of little boats in the harbour all bobbing around as little boats do, but that was about it apart from the disused swing bridge, but that was all fenced off with no explanatory... More 

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