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The Boating Pool

Royal Esplanade, Ramsgate CT11 0HE, England
+44 1843 581999
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Nice place to take kids

The Boating Pool is a decent place to take the kids. You can rent a boat for 30 minutes for £5... read more

Reviewed 28 August 2017
via mobile
Lazy cheap good food

Lovely little place. Nice and cheap cafe with indoor outdoor seating. I could imagine this place... read more

Reviewed 27 August 2017
Lee M
Epping, United Kingdom
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  • Very good23%
  • Average19%
  • Poor11%
  • Terrible13%
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“bouncy castle” (6 reviews)
“play area” (7 reviews)
Royal Esplanade, Ramsgate CT11 0HE, England
+44 1843 581999
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Reviewed 28 August 2017 via mobile

The Boating Pool is a decent place to take the kids. You can rent a boat for 30 minutes for £5. The food in the cafe is good and there are picnic tables by the pool to sit and watch the boaters.

Thank RamonaL34
Reviewed 27 August 2017

Lovely little place. Nice and cheap cafe with indoor outdoor seating. I could imagine this place is open all year. Boating lake is £5 for 30 mins. Swings and bouncy castle and electric trikes for kids and nice view and pretty quite. Would suit family...More

Thank Lee M
Reviewed 27 August 2017 via mobile

£5 per boat for 30 minutes - a boat holds 2adults and 3 kids. There is a very reasonable cafe- most meals under £5. Wide selection. Tiny arcade with air hockey and 2p machines!

Reviewed 2 August 2017

I have been visiting this place since 1991!!! It was and it will be always a quiet and warm place next to your door (for the locals of course) to spend on a sunny day in Ramsgate either with your family, friends or on your...More

2  Thank larnakefs k
Reviewed 1 August 2017 via mobile

I was so disappointed, this place has huge potential and could be absolutely amazing. However it clearly is not looked after at all. We went on a sunny day in the school summer holidays. The place is so over run with weeds and thistles that...More

Thank cdgshkbjdbxbv
Reviewed 3 June 2017

We walked to this pool from the hotel we were staying at as it sounded entertaining to visit. We walked past it and didn't even realise it was there! The pool had all green algae sitting at the side and the water looked dirty. The...More

1  Thank Caroline P
Reviewed 25 May 2017

a lovely place to be when its warm and the drinks are very good ,the food is quite good but expensive and toilets look very old and tired and not always paper in there, but def worth a visit, nice to see the guys with...More

Thank leesedge
Reviewed 10 April 2017 via mobile

Lovely day enjoying the sunshine and ice cream , went on boats and kids played in park. Lovely roast and friendly staff.

1  Thank Sellingbits R
Reviewed 9 April 2017

Took my daughter and my friends here for a quick ice cream and ended up staying two hours. They loved the park and there was a bouncy castle which was free to customers. Lovely friendly service, clean inside and out. Absolutely perfect on a budget...More

1  Thank Amelia S
Reviewed 26 February 2017

Popped in for a late breakfast today. Food was good and hot apart from the toast wasn't really toast. My coffee was good but my wife only drinks black decaf which was instant and very old and stale out of a jar of Nescafe. If...More

Thank Graham B
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