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Beautiful bay

It is beautiful, may be is the best we can say about it, but is also an nature spectacle with its... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
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Beautiful beach with activities and entertainment

This beach is wonderful all year round but during the summer season it is especially interesting... read more

Reviewed 6 days ago
Sue W
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Harbour Street, Broadstairs CT10 1EU, England
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All reviews lovely beach ice cream sandy beach seaside resort cafes and restaurants typical english seaside lovely soft sand paddling pool summer months ideal for families life guards fish and chips deck chairs bouncy castle family beach sunny day high season
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

It is beautiful, may be is the best we can say about it, but is also an nature spectacle with its pronounced tides, its walking dogs and an unique paddle pool !

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank darwinsail
Reviewed 6 days ago

This beach is wonderful all year round but during the summer season it is especially interesting. There are activities for younger children, for example, bouncy castles, swingboats, a vintage roundabout and Punch and Judy Show. There is also a watersports school offering surfing, stand-up paddling...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Sue W
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Glorious on summer but still lovely in November and always worth a visit. Great places to eat nearby and fantastic beach and walks. Very dog friendly

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank colmlorcankeegan
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Lovely sandy beach and harbour overlooked by Bleak House from above, the famous Charles Dickens property (now a hotel), and the town of Broadstairs. A very pleasant spot.

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank 09SueP
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I almost don't don't want to share anything about this beautiful little spot on the east coast of England. We spent a week in Broadstairs this past summer. Although the town is quiet, there are tons of really good restaurants, lots of cute shops and...More

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank Julie C
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The South Coast of England has it all - chalky white cliffs, sandy beaches, history, great eating places with a warm welcome, fun things to do, occasional festivals... and Broadstairs has all of these desirable attributes and more. Viking Bay is the centrepiece of Broadstairs,...More

Date of experience: November 2018
1  Thank Globetrotter349
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

The bay is the centre-piece of this delightful town. Spacious sandy beach, bordered by a quaint pier at one end and the cliffs at the other. One criticism, the car parking charges everywhere are astronomical. Ridiculous policy by the council. We would visit more often...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank David E
Reviewed October 28, 2018

Lovely beach,perfect location ,we have been visiting viking bay for seven years now,absolutely love coming to this beAch its very clean,we love the golden sand surrounding restaurants,pubs,cafes,shops ect.

Date of experience: October 2018
1  Thank emloled
Reviewed October 3, 2018

It was excellent. Beach was great, playing area for kids was great, people where great. Nothing really to fault it. we had an amazing time.

Date of experience: June 2018
1  Thank 624ozcant
Reviewed October 2, 2018 via mobile

Always a great day when your at Viking bay. Kids go off and explore the prom and the local 'fun places'. Which gave me time to sit chill and relax with a coffee. I love Broadstairs even though i live here a day at the...More

Date of experience: August 2018
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Dave S
July 3, 2018|
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Response from Gizmocrystal | Reviewed this property |
Yes you can, but be aware of the seagulls as they may try to steal food. Also please clear up your rubbish so it’s left nice for everyone. Have a lovely time.
Kirstie T
June 29, 2018|
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Response from Skipper6060 | Reviewed this property |
Cheeprt at the top of the high street only a short walk down but a steep hill
June 25, 2018|
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Response from Glamama | Reviewed this property |
Speak to beach inspector by side of steps in the middle