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Cool place to stroll along

Build as a sea defence, it's nice to walk along and look in each direction, either back to town or... read more

Reviewed August 22, 2018
andrewR5962XT
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London, United Kingdom
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Great views of Herne Bay

Definitely worth the walk. Especially on a hot day as the sea breeze is lovely and cool. Also... read more

Reviewed June 12, 2018
DLWKent
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Herne Bay, United Kingdom
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Reviewed August 31, 2018

A nice breakwater/ sea defence jetty constructed in the 1990's and known as Neptune's Arm. It is a short stroll of just under 10 minutes to the tip, which offers fantastic views of Herne Bay and the surrounding area. Well worth the walk.

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank martyblack83
Reviewed August 22, 2018 via mobile

Build as a sea defence, it's nice to walk along and look in each direction, either back to town or out to sea. Climb the platform at the end.

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank andrewR5962XT
Reviewed August 4, 2018 via mobile

Easily found from the main central seafront car park, Neptune’s Arm is the breakwater for the small harbour and stops just in front of the pier. It is a 10 minute stroll along a flat well maintained surface. At the end of the arm is...More

Date of experience: August 2018
1  Thank 138Paul138
Reviewed June 12, 2018 via mobile

Definitely worth the walk. Especially on a hot day as the sea breeze is lovely and cool. Also quieter than the Promenade. Great views of the bay out to sea and all 3 beaches. Ideal spot to watch the sun set.

Date of experience: May 2018
Thank DLWKent
Reviewed April 4, 2018 via mobile

Very good place to go fishing . But it it's very rocky I don't recermend it for beginner or kids. If you go east of the car car park the beach is clear from snags from the ship up . Andy Gamble

Date of experience: April 2018
Thank Andy G
Reviewed July 24, 2017

This is a sea defence that also provides a nice place to sit and look at the sea and gives a sea perspective on HB.

Date of experience: July 2017
Thank Chris C
Reviewed March 27, 2017 via mobile

Nice effects but short of five stars but part of what makes Herne bay Herne bay I guess it's a very nice seaside town in my opinion and this is part of the charm

Date of experience: July 2016
1  Thank PopeDaveThe1st
Reviewed December 4, 2016

You get lovely views across the bay and back at Herne Bay. It looks further than it is so dont put it off. There is a view point at the end for even better views including the pier.

Date of experience: October 2016
1  Thank DLWKent
Reviewed December 2, 2016

This is well worth the walk out, it gives great views both out to see and back along the seafront. Unusual design adds interest and the walking is flat and level so is accessable to most.

Date of experience: December 2016
2  Thank JohnF4110
Reviewed October 3, 2016

This is simply a walk out along a jetty but the best bits are the views back on the town. There is a little tower at the end which you can go up to get a full unobstructed 360 degree vista. It is a good...More

Date of experience: August 2016
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