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This attractive, residential seaside town is an ideal place for a jolly family holiday. It is situated in what is known as 'The Garden of England' on the north Kent coast along which there is a ribbon of lively towns, lovely sands and an azure blue sea.
Birchington lies between Reculver and Westgate-on-Sea, it is a smallish town with a fine sandy bay where low tide reveals a multitude of pools, ideal for shrimping and searching out prawns. Boating has become a popular past-time along most parts of the Kentish coast. Boats can be hired and sea fishing trips can be arranged.
This is a pleasant place to relax, enjoy sightseeing, and best of all benefit from the bracing, fresh sea air Quex House offers a fascinating museum of over 500 stuffed animals shown to best advantage in life-like settings of Africa and Asia. Interestingly, Dante Gabriel Rossetti, co-founder of the pre-Raphaelite movement is buried in the churchyard of All Saints Church.
There are a few pleasing shops, nice pubs and inns, good restaurants and pleasant walks. Several towns are within easy driving distance, most notably - Broadstairs where Charles Dickens was a frequent visitor, Canterbury with its magnificent Cathedral, and the lively resorts of Margate and Ramsgate.
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Birchington, Kent, England (0.6 miles, 0.9 km)
Brooksend Farm is a holiday home situated in Birchington in the Kent Region and is 18 km from Canterbury. The property is 46 km from Southend-on-Sea and free private parking is available....
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Number 30 Bed and Breakfast
Birchington, Kent, England (0.7 miles, 1.2 km)
A 10-minute walk from the seafront, Number 30 Bed and Breakfast in Birchington provides high-quality accommodation on the east Kent coast, 13 miles from historic Canterbury....
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Birchington, Kent, England (0.9 miles, 1.5 km)
Beach Walk offers pet-friendly accommodation in Birchington, 20 km from Canterbury and 47 km from Southend-on-Sea. It provides free private parking. The holiday home is composed of 3 bedrooms and 1 b...
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86 Canterbury Road
Birchington, Kent, England (1.5 miles, 2.4 km, direction E)
86 Canterbury Road offers accommodation in Birchington. It provides free private parking. Composed of 2 bedrooms and 1 bathroom with bath or shower and shower, this holiday home features a TV....
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Westgate Bay Avenue
Birchington, Kent, England (2.0 miles, 3.2 km, direction E)
Westgate Bay Avenue is a holiday home located in Birchington, 22 km from Canterbury. The property is 48 km from Southend-on-Sea and features views of the garden....
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|Birchington-on-Sea Station||(0.5 miles, 0.8 km)|
|Westgate-on-Sea Station||(1.7 miles, 2.7 km, direction NE)|
|M2 Junction 7||(17.3 miles, 27.8 km, direction W)|
|M2 Junction 6||(18.8 miles, 30.2 km, direction W)|
|Lydd Airport||(33.2 miles, 53.3 km, direction SW)|
|London City Airport||(54.7 miles, 88.0 km, direction W)|
|Birchington to London||(62.6 miles, 100.8 km, direction W)||
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