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Beach and Walmer Castle

Walmer Castle is a delight. Parking excellent and food offering good. It even retained the interest... read more

Reviewed 24 August 2018
Greater London, United Kingdom
Great for Swimming on the spot

Shingle beach shelves at high tide, levels out at low tide. fairly strong current runs along the... read more

Reviewed 23 August 2018
Bromley, United Kingdom
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Walmer, England
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Reviewed 24 August 2018

Walmer Castle is a delight. Parking excellent and food offering good. It even retained the interest of our 12yr old grandson. However would say it is better suited to those who want to meander and read all the information. We the visited the beach opposite...More

1  Thank barryc907
Reviewed 23 August 2018

Shingle beach shelves at high tide, levels out at low tide. fairly strong current runs along the beach depending on the tide, range of cafes on the Strand and the lifeboat house to visit. Good for beach fishing

Thank kawakent
Reviewed 29 July 2018

shingle beach but a lovely walk alone the front pier was closed for repairs plenty of places to eat and plenty of fish and chip shop

Thank roydouglas
Reviewed 1 April 2018

Quiet and empty. Great time looking for stones in the shingle. My daughter found some lovely ones. Probably not the best beach for swimming though, more better for a brisk constitutional.

1  Thank JayVitone
Reviewed 19 March 2018

Came down for lunch at Whits so had a short walk along the beach, but there was a high wind and driving snow so not the best day to visit

Thank Hoppityskip
Reviewed 18 December 2017

We walked along the beach after visiting the nearby castle. It's well worth a visit if you like pebbly beaches. We collected shells and the sound of the waves on the pebbly beach was lovely despite the drizzle and rain. It was just across the...More

Thank Frijolero
Reviewed 19 October 2017

Having had an abortive attempt to get into the castle with our dog - shame on you EH - we went for a walk along the beach instead. What a treat; it was like going back in time. Charming.

Thank Pigling
Reviewed 3 September 2017

Grab a brew from the kiosk and sit yourself down and do the nation's favourite.... Stone balancing. The record is 7. Constant laughter of children throwing stones into the sea.

Thank Redcoco
Reviewed 7 August 2017

This goes very nice with the castle and the gardens, i.e visit all in one go. Very clean, sandy and lovely view. Not ruined by young naughty couples, genuine people walking across, very polite and a enjoyable and pleasant experience.

Thank Alex S
Reviewed 6 August 2017 via mobile

We had visited Walmer Castle and not wanting to join the rush hour home bought fish and chips in Deal and returned to Walmer to eat them. A sunny friday during holiday season but the pebbly beach was relatively empty. The car park opposite Walmer...More

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Mark A
3 January 2017|
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Response from Kath D | Reviewed this property |
My husband fishes off the beach . government want to bring in a licence but haven't yet.so go ahead and fish!.