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Botany Bay

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Address: Marine Drive, Kingsgate CT10 3LG, England
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Doggy beach

Long stretch of beautiful sandy beach, perfect for a long dog walk either turn right to walk to kingsgate bay, joss bay, stone bay and Viking bay or turn left to walk to palm bay... read more

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 1 week ago
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Long stretch of beautiful sandy beach, perfect for a long dog walk either turn right to walk to kingsgate bay, joss bay, stone bay and Viking bay or turn left to walk to palm bay and to Margate beach. Make sure the tide is out for long enough to get to your destination otherwise you can get cut off.

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Margate, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 January 2017

Nice place to have a meal if out walking with a dog along cliff top or on beach. In fine weather can sit outside in area under canopy. No problem finding a table in large room beside bar area. Made to feel welcome by staff. On fine days can be busy.

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London, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 January 2017

The place is amazing, sandy beach, not too crowded, beautiful scenery, little kiosk with food, there is a hotel and restaurant on top of the cliff, free parking around the beach.

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Thank Monika2002
London, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 January 2017

We stayed in the dog-friendly Botany Bay Hotel so this was a great place to walk the dog. 2 minutes from the hotel but very peaceful and still on the beach - however it was a weekday in late December!! Lovely weather so the views were stunning. An easy hour spent walking around the chalk cliffs but be careful as... More 

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Broadstairs, United Kingdom
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2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 December 2016

Meal paid for by daughter as a treat as previous meals have been good. Menu has changed and not for the better. Lobster and prawn bisque @ £6.95 no more than over powering flavoured water tasting of crab no hint of prawns or lobster served with hair in the cream. Steak burger, burnt buns, burger bland and over cooked. The... More 

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Thank NickysNursery
London, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 December 2016

a great beach with fantastic chalk pillars , easy to park and great pub/hotel if in kent do not miss Botany Bay...

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Thank george g
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 December 2016 via mobile

Gorgeous sandy beach! Highly recommended:-) doesn't take long to find either! Just down the steps opposite the botany bay hotel- easy!!

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Thank Drew W
London, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 November 2016

Visited in October. Beautiful views over the channel and great for dog walking. Nice and quiet and you can walk for a long way around the cliff.

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Thank maggy306
Folkestone, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 November 2016

Walking along the cliff top was great, lovely views very safe to walk below on beach at low tide. Very clean area lots of dog walkers and cyclist.

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London, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 October 2016

Cool place to visit, we could've walk around for hours, there were lots of plaes around to explore, I bet we haven't found all :) And the coast has one of the greatest tides in the world

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