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Really gorgeous beaches

We went out of season but could imagine how lovely this place would be in the height of summer. We... read more

Reviewed February 23, 2019
Ostend, Belgium
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Wonderfully wide beautiful promenade.

Wonderfully wide beautiful promenade, with a wide sandy beach. Plenty to see as you stroll, with... read more

Reviewed April 5, 2019
Felixstowe, United Kingdom
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All reviews nice walk miles and miles lovely clean beach plenty of places to eat rent bicycles sunny day cafes restaurants plenty of seats enjoy the view tourist season fish market stroll prom cyclists carts backside chip
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Reviewed April 5, 2019

Wonderfully wide beautiful promenade, with a wide sandy beach. Plenty to see as you stroll, with cafes & restaurants along the way. Excellent for riding a "pedalo"

Date of experience: March 2019
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Reviewed February 23, 2019 via mobile

We went out of season but could imagine how lovely this place would be in the height of summer. We still really enjoyed walking around in our hats and scarves!

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank Amzywood
Reviewed December 30, 2018

this prom is great for a stroll morning ,noon, and night , nice and flat with plenty of refreshment choices and you are never far from side street into town.

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank pirate012015
Reviewed December 23, 2018

Lovely walk even in a windy day. Plenty of room to enjoy the promenade. Fish market is a must see plus the selling stall which their catch already cooked!

Date of experience: December 2018
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Reviewed October 26, 2018

We had a little trouble understanding where to park our car near this sitee but a friendly local helped us to understand. We paid for 3 hours parking on the side of the road very close. Had a lovely beach picnic a little gritty sand...More

Date of experience: September 2018
1  Thank chickandbeast
Reviewed October 21, 2018

Walking along is nice, but the building realy needs restauration or demolition. Dry and durty paint, Beams to support the roof... terrible! And the statue of the king, there is more birdsh*t then paint. Oostend: keep it or remove it!

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Freddy_the_Traveler
Reviewed October 7, 2018

it s a coast boulevard, don't expect something different. but it gives you a nice long walk to catch some wind.

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank WingWingOne
Reviewed September 24, 2018

This promenade and the fantastic beach are the highlights. The town is a lot of concrete and we found little charm. The toilets are pay, we smelt urine along the prom which could do with a clean....

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank TravellerJP
Reviewed September 7, 2018

A great efort has been made to modernize the promenade. When it is full of tourists trying to walk and enjoy the view, it's a different story. Cyclist fly by. A pedestrian walk, forget it. And then you have the carts for little, big and...More

Date of experience: September 2018
1  Thank edwinvd101
Reviewed August 31, 2018 via mobile

Nice walk way. Clean. Easy access to the beach. Some very beautiful and well preserved old buildings.

Date of experience: August 2018
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