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Lovely beach but the town needs improving so many problems with the town everything from aggressive begging

The only problem i found was arggessive begging forced flyers in your face from charity people... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
Lincolnshire, United Kingdom
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We stayed at Sandgate right on the beach,it was clean & water clear, wasnt flat but lovely in the... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
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| Sandgate Esplanade, Sandgate, Folkestone, England
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

The only problem i found was arggessive begging forced flyers in your face from charity people wanting me to donate to cats protection or nspcc or rspca etc i had so many of them they wont take no for an answer in the town area...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We stayed at Sandgate right on the beach,it was clean & water clear, wasnt flat but lovely in the sun, cant wait visit again

Thank hannahbanner
Reviewed 1 week ago

On a sunny day like today we could see for miles , the beach was almost empty . It was so clean and a pleasure to stroll in a clean environment

Thank Victoriaimagine
Reviewed 7 August 2018

A pleasant place to sunbath and swim. However the beach does shelve abruptly and you are soon unable to touch the bottom to stand. The promenade would better serve walkers if bicycles were excluded as was previously the case several years ago. Most cyclists do...More

1  Thank jandbcook
Reviewed 7 August 2018 via mobile

If your a fisherman not a bad mark.theres a good run of thornbacks & some decent smooth hounds in the peeler crab season.late March to mid may. That’s when I’ve had the best results

Thank philcollins64
Reviewed 26 July 2018

Nice to walk along but also very hard work with the amount of stones but compensated by the view which is very pleasant

Thank cr159
Reviewed 24 July 2018 via mobile

Beaut setting and location. Can be a bit of a bug zone when beach diggers are out March-June. Busy road and now with paid parking which detracts from the experience.

Thank TheMarritts
Reviewed 12 July 2018 via mobile

I spent a couple of hours walking along the coastal road this week between Sandgate and Hythe. Lovely stones beach, very clean and I barely saw another person whilst walking. Very quiet. Couple of shops along the way for refreshments. A lovely way to spend...More

1  Thank IanPLancashire
Reviewed 12 July 2018

This is a lovely place to be, but since the council decided to impose parking charges at the Hythe end, it has become very much under used and many of the stalls offering food and drinks have decided it is not worth their while and...More

Thank David D
Reviewed 28 June 2018 via mobile

We loved Sandgate. Ok the beach is shingle but it is exceptionally clean and Sandgate itself is charming. The weather was brilliant but even so this part of Kent would be worth visiting at anytime of the year.

1  Thank Robin M
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5 July 2018|
Response from Robin M | Reviewed this property |
A lot of Sandgate is permit controlled but you can park in these areas for 2 hours but cannot return for at least 2 hours. There is Free car Parking available along Sandgate Esplanade There is also Free Parking for up to 24... More
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23 June 2018|
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Response from Alan A | Reviewed this property |
Im not sure about pools but you can walk along the beach towards folkestone to the lower leas coastal park.