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Visit to Dumpton Gap

Free parking on the road. Walk down ramp to the dog friendly beach at Dumpton Gap. Toilets and cafe... read more

Reviewed 21 August 2018
Karzow
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London, United Kingdom
vERY VERY DOG FRIENDLY PLACE TO EAT AND WALK

We were up early today i decided to get my master to take me to Dumpton gap for breakfast and a run... read more

Reviewed 15 July 2018
SUKI-MS
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Broadstairs, United Kingdom
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Dumpton Gap Road, Broadstairs CT10 1TD, England
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All reviews dog owners dog friendly beach sam's bar dogs are allowed the cliff lovely beach walk along the beach viking bay great dog free parking on the road dog walkers high tide lovely walk main sands small beach small cafe lots of fun
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Reviewed 3 days ago

Away from the madding crowd of viking bay, Dumpton Gap offers a relaxed alternative, with a well stocked cafe, and plenty of stones and shells to collect.

Thank Vincent R
Reviewed 21 August 2018

Free parking on the road. Walk down ramp to the dog friendly beach at Dumpton Gap. Toilets and cafe facilities available. If the tide is out you can walk on the beach with your dog to Broadstairs. Once close to Broadstairs dogs must be put...More

Thank Karzow
Reviewed 16 July 2018

Dog friendly was a bit off putting for us but the smell of the onions drew me in , Had a sausage baguette with onions and it was superb , Quite a choice for such a tucked away place only the locals and dog owners...More

2  Thank Gregg M
Reviewed 15 July 2018

We were up early today i decided to get my master to take me to Dumpton gap for breakfast and a run on the beach. By 9 am the place was really busy, but didn't have to wait too long for our freshly cooked breakfast...More

Thank SUKI-MS
Reviewed 10 July 2018

Living nearby this establishment could not be better located, perfect for a bit to eat or just that tea or coffee after a walk along the beach. If you are not a dog lover this may not be the location for u, as with its...More

Thank anthony w
Reviewed 23 June 2018 via mobile

Train to Dumpton Park Station, short walk to cliff path through park, down to Sam's Cafe on beach, clean toilets nearby, day on beach, dog loved the sea, lovely locals there as well as us day trippers. We both loved it. Booked train tickets already...More

Thank Denny M
Reviewed 15 May 2018

We walked down this beautiful beach nearly up to Ramsgate main sands, the view of the cliffs surrounding the beach was really impressive!

Thank Trilingual2007
Reviewed 7 May 2018

Dumpton Gap is only a short walk from Broadstairs town centre and train station. What is great about it, is that dogs are allowed on this beach all year, every hour of the day (other beaches in Broadstairs have restrictions especially during the period of...More

1  Thank lrcvll
Reviewed 27 January 2018 via mobile

A kind fellow dog owner in whitstable, knowing we weren’t locals recommended this amazing beach saying our dogs would love it and he was right! Beautiful sand, space to run and play, complete dog heaven. We walked to ramsgate and back and it was perfect....More

Thank alicewandjohng
Reviewed 20 December 2017

Not a particularly well known beach except to locals and does get a bit over run with dog walkers at times but a lovely sandy beach with plenty of room for everyone and during the season a handy beach bar/cafe

Thank penfolds_bin_95
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Lindsay R
23 July 2018|
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Response from Gregg M | Reviewed this property |
southeast from where ?????? CT1O 1TA Will get you there by sat nav . free parking along the road too , have a great day out
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1 September 2016|
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Response from Sam31157 | Reviewed this property |
The beach totally disappears. Best time to aim for is 2 - 2.5 hours after high tide. Lots of sand to walk on and tide is not too far out
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Sue H
25 August 2016|
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Response from KentEnglandLife | Reviewed this property |
This is all the info I could find on BBQ on the beach. You could always ring the number and ask. Sorry If this wasn't much help. Margate, Broadstairs And Ramsgate Beach Information: Beach BBQS Individual barbeques are... More
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