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Sandy beach with plenty of investment happening

Walked to the beach from the centre of Calais. Well worth the walk and we were quite surprised by... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
kdw72
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Caterham, United Kingdom
Beautifully clean beach

I never knew that Calais had such a fantastic beach. When we visited there were little cabin... read more

Reviewed 27 July 2018
Andym1976
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Stevenage
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Walked to the beach from the centre of Calais. Well worth the walk and we were quite surprised by what we saw. There appears to be a lot of investment going on so there will be some funky new eateries to visit in the next...More

Thank kdw72
Reviewed 27 July 2018 via mobile

I never knew that Calais had such a fantastic beach. When we visited there were little cabin / market stall and eateries along the promenade. Plenty of showers / taps for washing off sand etc. Clean wc facilities. Beach has life guard patrols. Approx 5...More

Thank Andym1976
Reviewed 23 July 2018

It's pretty cool to come here because this are is where the Germans thought the allies would invade. Little did they know it would happen 200 miles to the south in Normandy. There were a number a bunkers setup in this area and we visited...More

Thank elindoo
Reviewed 10 July 2018

This long beach has clean golden sands. The sand shelves slowly, making it safe for children. This is the Channel, so water is never going to be particularly warm. There are lots of beach huts but they seem to be privately owned.

Thank 301lisa33
Reviewed 5 July 2018 via mobile

free parking except july 14th! cabines for rent, some restaurants closer to harbour entrance. lots of construction. some fries and burger vendors. recommended meutermedia

Thank MeuterMedia
Reviewed 1 July 2018 via mobile

Lovely clean beach and lovely ice cream bought by ice cream van on beach front...beach was lovely and clean too.

Thank c-swift73
Reviewed 20 June 2018

Calais beach is spacious,sandy and very scenic. You have a selection of beach huts as well. Would be ideal for sunbathing. Wasn’t quite sunbathing weather,but a pleasure to stroll around the beach and admire the fine views.A good stop off point for ice cream.🍦 😀

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Reviewed 7 June 2018 via mobile

Great beach good clean sand lots of it .parking hit and miss . Loos a bit sparce. Lots of ice cream vans prices a LOT cheaper than UK .beach in parts gas a one way system

Thank indalomansx
Reviewed 31 May 2018

There are major works changing the seafront which detracts from the appeal of the beach. Hope they finish before the end of the season but does not look hopeful

Thank Mary L
Reviewed 12 April 2018

What a great beach. The beach is very long, wide and clean, perfect for walking along the shoreline. Abundant parking is located close by.

Thank SoCalOregonian
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Andym1976
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Hi there there are toilets along the beach area , also eateries have facilities
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