Sandgate is a resort beach in the western outskirts of Folkestone, Kent. It is situated at the northern edge of Hythe Bay, which stretches from Folkestone down to the headland of Dungeness. The beach at Sandgate is predominantly shingle with wide shallow sand flats exposed at low water. Further east there is a breakwater. The beach is backed by a promenade, followed by a green belt between the beach and the Royal Military Canal.
Beach type: Shingle
Nearest town: Hythe
Local authority: Kent County Council
OS Grid Reference: TR189347
Hythe Railway Station
Scanlons Bridge Road
Phone 01303 266 421
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