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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
London, United Kingdom

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
Broadstairs, United Kingdom
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Dumpton Gap Road, Broadstairs CT10 1TD, England
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All reviews dog friendly beach dog owners sam's cafe dogs are allowed lovely beach walk along the beach viking bay great dog free parking on the road sausage dog walkers low tide main sands rock pools hot drinks chalk cliffs nice cafe
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Reviewed 12 November 2018

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.

Date of experience: August 2018
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

Date of experience: July 2018
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

Date of experience: July 2018
3  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

Date of experience: July 2018
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

Date of experience: July 2018
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

Date of experience: June 2018
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!

Date of experience: May 2018
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

Date of experience: May 2018
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

Date of experience: January 2018
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

Date of experience: December 2017
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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
1 September 2016|
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
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