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Minnis Bay

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Minnis Bay - a beautiful place to launch and paddle a Kayak. We discovered this bay on a chance drive along the coast.

A lovely coast lot walk along the sea defence wall and a nice beach with free parking. We would... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
via mobile
Lovely beach for a walk

One of the best beaches in thanet. You can have a lovely walk or cycle towards reculver either... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Daniel W
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  • Poor1%
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“sandy beach”(12 reviews)
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

A lovely coast lot walk along the sea defence wall and a nice beach with free parking. We would highly recommend a visit.

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Came with my friend have a nice breakfasts. But before we was waiting for 2 min to be seated or longer. Restaurant was half empty. No ordinary orange juice? And that long waiting on breakfasts. OK, they where nice (eggs benedict) but one egg was...More

Thank Inga K
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

One of the best beaches in thanet. You can have a lovely walk or cycle towards reculver either along the beach or on a footpath. Views are great as you can look towards the sea or look the other direction towards lovely countryside. There's a...More

Thank Daniel W
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

lovely place for all age groups all times of year plenty to see and do my family totally loved it will go again

Thank linda0neill
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The beach is very good apart from the seaweed. Nice shelving sand and good for little-uns. Had a bite in The Waves Café - had the wraps and they were good, the service was average. Normally its quiet here and the parking is free -...More

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Reviewed 9 August 2018

Minnis Bay is just a short journey on through Birchington. After enjoying "Beautiful Birchington", this long and tranquil beach is a must. Free parking, beach wheelchairs, cafe and ice-cream all available, as are toilets. Excellent restaurant with a bar affords the perfect place to watch...More

Thank Peter L
Reviewed 9 August 2018

Went to Minis beach with my daughter and granddaughters on Tuesday, the beach itself was very nice, not too busy, but could do with a tidy up, all the dead sea weeds been wash up on the sand just been left , it’s doesn’t take...More

Thank number1son
Reviewed 4 August 2018 via mobile

Nice beach here, not too busy but certainly not one of the quietest. Lovely beach huts. Saw some people crabbing. When the tide is high there isn’t really any beach left. Nice park just opposite too and football field.

Thank Mumto4wifeto1
Reviewed 4 August 2018

Visited Minnis Bay beach and was impressed at the large amount of space for free parking. However, reading council notices attached to lamp posts that may be about to change. The beach itself is sandy with large areas of shells and pebbles and seaweed deposited...More

Thank Kevin H
Reviewed 22 July 2018 via mobile

Brought the kids and dog here for a great morning of fun and play. It was great that our dog was allowed (down past the first 2 groynes). Even with the schools breaking up and the lovely weather its wasnt packed.

Thank Ray T
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andrew b
10 August 2018|
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Response from rayleighone | Reviewed this property |
You can split the answer into 2 - a) can you and b) what happens if you do. a) like most coastal areas byelaws usually say NO b) however, i have seen motorhomes parked their for a number of days - if and that is a big if... More
24 July 2018|
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Response from jdZ3149PP | Reviewed this property |
You can park along sea wall. With campervan
7 July 2018|
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Response from andrewR5962XT | Reviewed this property |
Yes. From £20 PER day from Bay Lodge search minis bay lodge. They have lots of fitting inside too.