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Splendid clean sandy beach

We visited her on a rather chilly day last week with our family; the children loved it here, spent... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Lovely Sand

This is a lovely, clean sandy beach and is not crowded. It is found just past the harbour and easy... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
John E
Biggleswade, United Kingdom
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The Stade, Folkestone, England
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All reviewslovely sandy beachtide timesfamily friendly beachbuilding sand castlesfine sandprovide shadedogs are allowedlow tideout of seasonwinter walktide comingmy kids lovekids playingfish chipskeep an eyewhite cliffsplenty of places to eat
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We visited her on a rather chilly day last week with our family; the children loved it here, spent the day making sandcastles and running in and out of the sea; that's all there is to do here, but they loved it!

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This is a lovely, clean sandy beach and is not crowded. It is found just past the harbour and easy to get down onto. Public toilets closeby

Thank John E
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Love this area..great beach ..mainly sandy..great for the kids to play..plenty to do nearby..and a great harbour and town

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Nice sandy beach but busy. 5 min walk from car park. New toilet building very impressive to look at but WCs at high level & accessed by flight of steps! Only beach accessible disabled was closed. We loved the area but it was a challege...More

2  Thank jeeandel
Reviewed 6 August 2018

I have spent many a happy Summer on this beach and came back for a visit after a ten year gap. I don't want to praise it too much as its like a hidden secret and I don't want everyone else to find it! Clean...More

2  Thank Linda W
Reviewed 29 July 2018

Having a lovely sandy beach in our town is really great. A couple minutes drive (paid parking by the Harbour, free up on Wear Bay Rd with steps down) and we're at a beautiful clean beach. Lots of jellyfish this year but the children have...More

1  Thank wherelolawent
Reviewed 23 July 2018

beautiful clean beach if a little too busy for my liking. great for families. they have water sports available and there is a life guard. situated opposite the recently refurbished harbour arm, full of little bars and eateries.

1  Thank Les H
Reviewed 22 July 2018

Lovely promenade with lots of people walking their dogs. Lots of kids having a great time in the sea. Lovely place to walk and a good place to catch the sun.

Thank Sheron B
Reviewed 17 July 2018

Lovely clean beach (dog free May to Sept) alongside the re-furbished harbour with bars restaurants and of course fish and chips . There are cafes and seafood stalls as well we bought some lobster tails to bring home .there are residential lettings available imagine staying...More

1  Thank joseph h
Reviewed 16 July 2018 via mobile

This is a great little place .good for a stroll &very safe when tide out for children to play .the arch wall is a great sun shade to hide away .folkstone is really lovely for a short break it's really tidy'ed up & friendly now...More

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Miiss I
4 August 2018|
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Response from Les H | Reviewed this property |
there is a slope going down to the sand and there are also stairs
Fabiana V
3 June 2018|
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Response from Susan W | Reviewed this property |
Hi, the beach is free, but car parking charges apply in the town car parks.
26 August 2017|
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Response from lobster64 | Reviewed this property |
You could park in Wear Bay Road, or in the car park of the East Cliff Pavillion. It is being refurbished at the moment and then walk down the steps on to coronation parade and then on to the Sunny Sands. You could drive down... More