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Address: Marine Drive, Kingsgate CT10 3LG, England
Phone Number: 01843 577577
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Fascinating

Beautiful day, empty, gorgeous beach, caves, chalk stacks, rock pools - wonderful! We walked from Palm Bay and back along the cliff.

5 of 5 starsReviewed April 21, 2015
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Huddersfield, United Kingdom
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Huddersfield, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 21, 2015 NEW

Beautiful day, empty, gorgeous beach, caves, chalk stacks, rock pools - wonderful! We walked from Palm Bay and back along the cliff.

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Sandwich, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 7, 2015

This is a most beautiful soft sandy bay. There is a long slope of wide steps and a good metal hand rail to lead you down. Half way down are loos and at the bottom a useful kiosk selling snacks and beach gear. The best thing about this bay is the great monumental stacks of chalk which you cam wander... More 

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Dover, United Kingdom
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108 helpful votes 108 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 19, 2015 via mobile

The beaches here are amazing and a walkers dream. The stuff washed up on the shore line is fascinating and there is a brilliant mix of sand chalk and rock pools. The chalk cliffs are separated punctured by holes and caves giving the whole thing a romantic haunting feel. You can walk endless miles of lovely sand and it really... More 

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London, United Kingdom
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4 attraction reviews
28 helpful votes 28 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 6, 2015

In the early March sunshine, this was a wonderful walk.....2-3 miles, taking in four bays - Joss Bay, Viking Bay, Stone Bay and Kingsgate Bay before you get to Botany Bay. All the beaches were clean and quiet with a few dog walkers about. The usual beach activities, cafes and toilet facilities were non-existent as it was pre-season, so you'll... More 

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Hastings, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 19, 2015

My son and i dropped off at Botany Bay to see the chalk stacks, and were surprised at the lovely clean beach, nice and sandy easy access

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Croydon, United Kingdom
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40 reviews 40 reviews
23 attraction reviews
62 helpful votes 62 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 18, 2015

Park opposite the Botany Bay Hotel and walk down to Botany Bay from there and you will feel a wow factor immediately. Wonderful scenery even on a cloudy day, very quiet and you won't be disappointed. Tip: go to the toilet before you go down into the bay and look out for the high tide but there are exits at... More 

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Broadstairs, United Kingdom
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3 reviews 3 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 11, 2015

Superb clean beach much enjoyed by the dogs! Obviously dog-orientated because of the number of bins provided. Nothing to dislike.

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London, United Kingdom
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14 reviews 14 reviews
4 attraction reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 2, 2015

Loved walking the Viking Trail and "feeling" the history. Very quiet and romantic at this time of the year.

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Chelmsford
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4 reviews 4 reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 1, 2015

Location, Location great for nice long walks and ideal for dog owners. Friendly and accommodating staff in a clean and well maintained hotel.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 31, 2014

It was pretty very pretty cliffs. We went in November so there was no one except for us and few other elderly people with their dogs. I but I am sure in the right season it would be buzzing... One of the best bays

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