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“champagne bar”(83 reviews)
“seafood”(72 reviews)
“live music”(84 reviews)
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Closed for the winter months
Suggested duration: 1-2 hours
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Harbour Approach Rd | The Station House Folkestone Harbour, Folkestone CT20 1QH, England
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Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Went here with my family had a nice walk around lots of little shops and bits to do, it is kept very clean and tidy really nice to look out and see the views of Folkestone from a different angle

Date of experience: March 2018
Thank Ian A
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Small harbour but delightful little scene when the tide is in. Well worth taking photos of. Nice old custom house and railway station. Now disused.

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank 197bernardw
Reviewed 1 week ago

The Harbour Arm at Folkestone is being revived and has plenty of small cafes to enjoy a very pleasant view along the sea front. It is more popular in the summer for obvious reasons when more eating places are open. There is still room to...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank 9,227
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

The harbour is back to life after a recent makeover. At its end is a small lighthouse, now a café and various food stalls ply their trades on the concrete pathway. Often there are concerts on the arm and thousands come at weekend. It is...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank sabatinitennis
Reviewed 8 November 2018

Such a brilliant place what ever you want to do from, walking, eating, drinking, sitting, listening to bands, children playing, fishing.

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Karens W
Reviewed 7 November 2018 via mobile

We moved to Folkestone earlier this year and are lucky enough to have superb views of the harbour arm from our garden. We always take visiting friends for a trip along the pier, enjoying the various drinks and food options available. My wife loves the...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Dan C
Reviewed 7 November 2018

Great place to go to in the summertime, plenty of eatery places, bars and music, plus the beautiful views across the channel and Folkestone. Brilliant atmosphere.

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank Rosemary994
Reviewed 5 November 2018

Walked hear down the zig zag route , really done a good job with modernisation and offering good food and drinks in a previously run down part of town. Lots of small independent businesses. We stopped for Tapas in one of the small restaurants on...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Julie S
Reviewed 5 November 2018

Great little walk with fantastic views. Had lunch on a converted double decker bus (big Greek bus) and the staff were extremely nice and the food tasted great. Lovely place for a walk and a sit down.

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Paul M
Reviewed 31 October 2018 via mobile

I took my two boys 10 & 5 here during October half term. It was a sunny day to be honest I wasn’t expecting much but I was pleasantly surprised! There is a big car park next to harbour which was reasonable for the day....More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank 981ninaz
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Ladyship2011
2 April 2018|
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Response from Anela S | Reviewed this property |
Go further from the harbour on the Lease has been improved great deal with the history behind it
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poppyathome
25 September 2016|
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Response from djdfile | Reviewed this property |
No I don't think so but plenty of parking really close and reasonable at £1 an hour for such a great place that is free to enter.
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BAS33
28 July 2016|
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Response from George A | Reviewed this property |
Yes it is
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