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Calais Beach

Digue Gaston Berthe, Calais, France
00 33 0 6 19 67 89 72
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Ranked #4 of 18 Attractions in Calais
Type: Beaches
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Ashby-de-la-zouch, United Kingdom
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13 reviews 13 reviews
6 attraction reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 7, 2014

Nice clean beach, pretty with beach huts and beachside play areas for the kids. We fell upon a vw car rally which was great. Cafés were expensive.

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London
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17 reviews 17 reviews
3 attraction reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 1, 2014

I always forget how lovely the beach is in Calais, it's a shame the area around it is a bit ropey, but early evening the light and the colours were lovely on the beach.

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Oshawa, Canada
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52 reviews 52 reviews
31 attraction reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 30, 2014

History and a very nice beach. Pretty close to Juno beach and other famous ww2 battle beaches. Took the ferry from dover over so got a wonderful view of the entire landscape

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Worcester, United Kingdom
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18 reviews 18 reviews
11 attraction reviews
19 helpful votes 19 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 30, 2014

Lovely clean beaches all around this area. We love them as we can play ball games with our grandchildren there.

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Shrewsbury, United Kingdom
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10 reviews 10 reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 27, 2014

Easy to access from port - just turn right once out of ports and follow signs to plage - can be windy but great to see the ferries pass into the harbour , our kids loved it!

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Welwyn Garden City, United Kingdom
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12 reviews 12 reviews
3 attraction reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 27, 2014

The French have a saying, 'If you can see England from Calais, it will rain tomorrow'. Yesterday we had the clearest of views of England ever! So, what to do when it rains? You could, like many, shuffle from one coffee bar to another, or pay a visit to stock-up on booze in the nearest Auchan or Carrefour , or... More

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London, United Kingdom
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31 reviews 31 reviews
10 attraction reviews
23 helpful votes 23 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 18, 2014

The Petit Train De Calais took us here as part of its 45 minute tour around the city. Like most people we've only ever gone in and out of Calais by boat and never imagined any beach here would be worth a look but in fact it is a great beach. Sandy, wide and very busy. Lots to do with... More

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nottingham
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5 reviews 5 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 7, 2014

lovely sandy beach, you can walk for miles, lots for young children to do along the front and lots of restaurants well worth a visit..

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Odense, Denmark
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5 reviews 5 reviews
4 attraction reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 6, 2014

very nice clean beach, with fine sand. There are plenty of ice cream trucks, and activities for children.

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Norwich
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4 reviews 4 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 30, 2014

Loads going to see and do on the Sunday, even good on the Monday in strong winds. Frite stalls, ice creams for all and best of all FREE CDAR PARKING.

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