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Quiet walk

The coastal park is used by a lot of people throughout the year, especially those with young... read more

Reviewed 4 days ago
JARON16
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Folkestone, United Kingdom
Walking

Walking from Folkestone to Sandgate....... This is the best way to get between the harbour town to... read more

Reviewed 5 days ago
tonydB8722XP
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Public Park with walks, large play area, cafe and summer events. BBQ facilities provided - please bring a disposable BBQ to place on the metal stands provided. Please do not place lit BBQ's on the grass or wooden furniture. Coaches will need to park...more
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Lower Sandgate Road, Folkestone CT20 2JP, England
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All reviews mermaid cafe all ages lower leas pirate ship zig zag path zip wire play area adventure playground lovely walk play equipment whole family great for kids beautiful area lovely place older children sea front shingle beach
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Reviewed 4 days ago

The coastal park is used by a lot of people throughout the year, especially those with young children who use the play area. In the summer the grassed areas with the BBQ's are used and you never see rubbish left behind by the users. The...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank JARON16
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Walking from Folkestone to Sandgate....... This is the best way to get between the harbour town to Sandgate..

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank tonydB8722XP
Reviewed 1 week ago

Brilliant play areas for the kids and a lovely cafe just at the top of the play area. Easy access to the beach too and fairly easy to get back into town.

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Catriona B
Reviewed 1 week ago

Very clean and very well kept. Have obviously invested a lot of money. There are plenty of parking around.

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank TA70WOOD
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This is well laid out with tarmac paths that wind their way down the hill to the seafront. Even at night visibility isn't too bad. Plants show evidence of the attention they have received and the atmosphere is very relaxing. Dogs are meant to be...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank MikeJL59
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We visit the coastal park a couple of times each month walking our dog. I love the contrast between the meandering path’s and the seawall overlooking the shingle beach. In the summer you can take friends and family and enjoy a barbecue And it’s great...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank Dan C
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

A wonderful space has been created along the lower path, towards Sandgate. With free parking during the Winter, here is a wonderful opportunity for families to stroll along the coastal path ( it can start from the renewed Harbour Arm, along the board walk, past...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank robertgrieve24
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

nice play park for the children and good walks plus your near the sea. there is a nice cafe/ice cream tea room place

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank James P
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We left Folkestone four years ago and have very fond memories of the coastal park . We were there last September and it brought back many fond memories . Many a lovely day was spent there - we had barbecues and enjoyed sitting and watching...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Marky J
Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

For a bracing walk in early January, this was perfecct. Although a few more maps and signposts would be helpful.

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank Phil W
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U9458VIchrisw
28 January 2019|
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Response from Fernchlu_12 | Reviewed this property |
Yes.
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tamirra65
10 August 2018|
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Response from marinal251 | Reviewed this property |
I’m afraid the main playground wouldn’t be suitable for young children. There is a smaller playground, which I’d presume was designed for younger children, however there’s no age restrictions and older kids also play there.
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Veronica C
7 July 2018|
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Response from Fernchlu_12 | Reviewed this property |
You take pot luck but there are quite a few. I think most people take the disposable type and use them on the stands.
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