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Margate Main Sands

Marine Terrace, Margate CT9 1XJ, England
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Vile

Stank of eggy sewage, kept getting attacked by seagulls and one pooped on me. Dirty water nothing... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Fallon W
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Walworth
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Good

Never been to Margate. The town is some what in decline in some areas. The beach is really a great... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Neil M
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Northampton, United Kingdom
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Overview
  • Excellent49%
  • Very good31%
  • Average12%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible2%
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“sandy beach” (50 reviews)
“lovely beach” (33 reviews)
“deck chairs” (26 reviews)
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Marine Terrace, Margate CT9 1XJ, England
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1 - 10 of 521 reviews

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Stank of eggy sewage, kept getting attacked by seagulls and one pooped on me. Dirty water nothing special, no spark. Just not what it used to be.

Thank Fallon W
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Never been to Margate. The town is some what in decline in some areas. The beach is really a great gem though very clean. Sandy beach.

Thank Neil M
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The beach is beautiful it is the cleanest part of Margate, if you just want a nice beach for the day this is it. You have to ignore what is around it. Sorry but Margate is really not what it was. The shops and town...More

Thank Eileen C
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We walked from the station to The Turner Contemporary with two young children. They loved the wide expanse of golden sand. There were so many interesting, large shells to collect as well as huge spaces to run. The views over the bay are lovely and...More

Thank 427yoinky
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Yep. Loads of sand. Very sandy in colour. Ice creams available but no donkeys. Seagulls a plenty so bring your buckets and spades.

Thank SHAUN P
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

A clean, sandy beach, with enough room not to feel packed in with other people. Close enough to the arcades and parking and a kiosk on the beach meant ice creams were always accessible for the little ones. Only thing missing were some Donkeys; but...More

Thank nea87
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Took a quick stroll along seafront from one end to the other a bit of rubbish but all in all nice sandy beach.

Thank mark_keefe
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

Margate sands is a lovely beach, Margate is changing for the better . Easy parking or traveling by train.

Thank Carmel B
Reviewed 14 September 2017

We got up early, (staying at The Sands and had an invigorating walk along the sea front. It was so beautiful because the tide was right out, we saw a completely different perspective on the beach. We had a wonderful time, there was no one...More

Thank Annalisa C
Reviewed 8 September 2017

What more could you ask? Clean beach, great and safe for kids and to top it all three sunny days. A beautiful beach for all the family.

Thank Mavis M
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Suzie D
17 June 2017|
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Response from mutmay | Reviewed this property |
yes you can, Google national express and put your postcode in of where you want to be picked up and you can see the trips they offer from there.
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Manishamod
26 August 2016|
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Response from Pinkdimond | Reviewed this property |
Fish & chips, burgers etc are all available adjacent to the beach, or five minutes walk to the high street and you have several restaurants Yama's the Thai is really great, Mullins and the Ambrette are worth a visit if you... More
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Sam19999
7 August 2016|
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Response from princesslee2014 | Reviewed this property |
The sunloungers are £4 to hire and the deckchairs are £2
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