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Minnis Bay

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Address: The Parade, Birchington CT7 9LX, England
Phone Number:
+44 1843 577577
10:00 - 23:00
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Sun 10:00 - 22:30
Mon - Sat 10:00 - 23:00

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Minnis Bay - a golden beach with clean water good enough to swim in. No amusement arcades, no burger vans - just beachuts and deckchairs and make your own fun.

Reviewed 1 week ago
Portsmouth, United Kingdom
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Portsmouth, United Kingdom
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86 reviews
25 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 56 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago

Minnis Bay - a golden beach with clean water good enough to swim in. No amusement arcades, no burger vans - just beachuts and deckchairs and make your own fun.

Thank Django987
London, United Kingdom
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45 reviews
8 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Gorgeous sandy beach! There is even a tidal pool. Great place for a chilled out walk along the seaside, but be warned- many others will have the same idea!

Thank Taryn J
Birchington, United Kingdom
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9 reviews
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Great location good food nice atmosphere, but service is very slow- more staff or better staff training ? Will try again in a few weeks time . Hopefully things will improve.

Thank dave2511un
Bexleyheath, United Kingdom
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23 reviews
11 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

A lovely beach area, with a gentle slope in for paddling. The sea comes in quite far and amusingly quickly - we watched as our sandcastle village was consumed by the gentle waves! Lovely place, boats to watch and good sand.

1 Thank Anne T
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3 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 12 March 2017 via mobile

Sitting in restaurant by entrance door and it was draughty . We shut door at least 12 times. I can't believe after a refit and spending over £1,000,000 they couldn't spend another £100 for a door closer. Even staff don't shut door going in and out. Staff could do with further trading very slow could be better organised.

Thank Rosieo5
Epping, United Kingdom
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301 reviews
130 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 93 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 March 2017

We stayed at the Waves, and ate there too - brilliant, had lots of walks along here.Sunset is well off to the right.

Thank lowryepp
Royal Tunbridge Wells, United Kingdom
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11 reviews
4 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
Reviewed 8 November 2016

One of the many fine sandy beaches on the Isle of Thanet with the most amazing crescent shaped bay and truly fabulous views of Reculver Towers. As and when I get the chance I love cycling from my Father's house along the sea wall to Reculver for a quick libation and even lunch, if my exercise regime permits, at the... More 

1 Thank IanH327
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47 reviews
4 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 36 helpful votes
Reviewed 26 October 2016 via mobile

Stopped in a flat over looking the sea for half term with 2 kids. A lovely clean place with some great places to visit close by. There is a lovely walk along the front which was very nice to just amble along. I'm guessing it gets very busy in the summer months but if your after a quiet week after... More 

Thank Upsydaisy
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8 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 13 October 2016 via mobile

Lovely views ; good visit to restaurant ; evening visit but day time would have been amazing ; will visit again

Thank Rebecca N
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81 reviews
33 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 41 helpful votes
Reviewed 30 September 2016

We enjoyed a wonderful sunny morning on the quiet, clean beach.Great views over the sea, watching the comorants.

Thank Graham J

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