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Folkestone Harbour

The Stade, Folkestone, England
+44 7977 989965
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  • Excellent31%
  • Very good40%
  • Average20%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible3%
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“seafood” (62 reviews)
“fishing boats” (37 reviews)
“fresh fish” (24 reviews)
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The Stade, Folkestone, England
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+44 7977 989965
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Reviewed 5 days ago

The harbour has been dredged and the bridge repaired and reopened to the Harbour arm. This buzzes on a nice day with eating and drinking places and people promenading. Often live music and places to sit and dream. There is a path across the beach...More

2  Thank Christine F
Reviewed 1 week ago

Visited in November and it was still showing signs of life with the cafes etc - even a fresh bakery on the Harbour Arm! The new work has been very effective with the town looking a lot better than it did a few years ago,...More

1  Thank OccasionalHope
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Though successive governments did their best to destroy the nation's fishing, this area has survived with much of its original character. Worth visiting for the atmosphere, excellent pubs like The Ship, and good food ranging from Rock Salt to traditional seafood.

1  Thank David C
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Such beautiful scenery. Perfect for all ages. Can work out expensive if you want food and drinks but everywhere is lovely regardless.

1  Thank Sarah-JayneWillis
Reviewed 18 October 2017

Spur of the moment visit. Lovely cobblestone walk along the harbour, that isn’t very big, but is still a very active fishing community. Lovely sandy beach. At the moment there’s a lot of building work going on by the station, but will offer more for...More

1  Thank laurie156
Reviewed 8 October 2017

looked very run down - lots of uneven cobbles not much to see. ok for a walk but pants if you are disabled.

Thank 723alisonm
Reviewed 5 October 2017

We visted Folkestone the whole place is a disappointment. The harbour really there is not much to say small. Nothing going on. There are couple of pubs and food stalls. The walk is ok. I would not plan on going there only if you are...More

Thank Eileen C
Reviewed 3 October 2017 via mobile

This was my first Folkestone Harbour arm in the evening, and was pleasantly surprised by what was on offer. After a gentle walk admiring the latest art installation, and the stunning view we walked to Follies where we enjoyed a lovely pizza. There wasn't many...More

1  Thank 721star
Reviewed 24 September 2017 via mobile

Always a good visit great food and drink live music in a great location shame season is ending roll on the summer...

2  Thank Paul C
Reviewed 21 September 2017 via mobile

An interesting harbour as the railway infrastructure is still there even tho no used. Lots of small boats and fairly picturesque. Overlooked by probably the worst looking hotel in Britain.

1  Thank Howard-Liverpool
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