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Margate Harbour Arm

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Address: The Rendezvous, Margate CT9 1JD, England
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+44 1843 260260

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Love to take Chilli for a brisk walk here

This can be a bracing walk if the sea is high and windy waves can actually break over the arm. But it's a lovely walk to the end even on a windy day, you can see the original... read more

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Nottingham, United Kingdom
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47 reviews
19 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 36 helpful votes
Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

The harbour arm is a great place for couples to visit in the evening,there are a couple of nice bars,the harbour arms,with seating outside and a noisier bar at the end of the arm called the lighthouse bar which has a BBQ outside as well as outdoor seating,both of which are worth a drink or two on a summers evening,overlooking... More 

Thank twomorerollingstones
Lowestoft, United Kingdom
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84 reviews
43 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago

Views where great from the end of the pier looking back over the seafront and out to sea, With the sun out its amazing but when its windy i can image its not that great

Thank Sirwolfe
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130 reviews
23 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 42 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This can be a bracing walk if the sea is high and windy waves can actually break over the arm. But it's a lovely walk to the end even on a windy day, you can see the original shell lady at the end. A couple of nice places to ear and drink also a very interesting gallery half way up.... More 

Thank jimaharding
Margate, United Kingdom
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68 reviews
28 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 29 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

There is always a but nice shops and somewhere nice to eat ..but parking fees here are a rip off..advise you park elsewhere and walk in ..utter rip off

Thank kevin k
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2,138 reviews
978 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 923 helpful votes
Reviewed 24 March 2017

It is worth taking a stroll out here when the weather is nice for the views of Margate. I have never tried any of the eateries here although I was warned against a pub on the Harbour Arm by a local who claimed he was charged £4 for half a pint.

Thank sheepygold
Broadstairs, United Kingdom
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380 reviews
96 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 218 helpful votes
Reviewed 13 March 2017

Well worth a visit as nice selection of restaurants and cafes plus micro brewery and art gallery. Good place to sit in the sun and try a local beer for an hour.

Thank penfolds_bin_95
Banwell, United Kingdom
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72 reviews
9 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 47 helpful votes
Reviewed 9 March 2017

Once the domain of fishermen and net makers this location now boasts a wide range of cafes, art gallery, micro pubs and café bars.It extends into the Harbour so you can sit inside or outside there locations and enjoy a view of the historic Old Town and Main Sands. The Lighthouse Bar is a favourite.

Thank Hutson110
London, United Kingdom
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928 reviews
422 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 140 helpful votes
Reviewed 21 February 2017 via mobile

Great views from one side the town sea frontage and from the over side the channel. Worth a walk to the end. Plenty of parking but tight for long cars.

Thank PHE22
Maidstone, United Kingdom
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412 reviews
245 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 212 helpful votes
Reviewed 31 January 2017

Margate is a typical British seaside town, its a bit run down but there are plans afoot to rejuvenate the area. However there are lots of positives, lovely view across the sea and the Margate Harbour Arm is worth a walk along to blow the cobwebs away.

Thank deborahk3
Hassocks, United Kingdom
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86 reviews
37 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
Reviewed 17 January 2017

Lovely Pier, remember going here when i was younger, near to the Beach, good Fishing spot in the Winter, really nice walk to the end and back Great !!!!

Thank Andy N

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