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Rated 4.9 by 488,516+ people

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asked questions

  • How much does it cost to store luggage in Margate?

    The price for luggage storage in Margate starts from just £5.00/bag for the entire day.

  • Where can I store luggage in Margate?

    There are multiple locations all around Margate which can be booked through the Bounce platform including near Reculver Towers and Roman Fort, St Mildreds Bay, St. Margaret's Bay Beach and many other areas.

  • Is it safe to store your bags in Margate?

    Yes. Every bag is tagged with a security seal and comes with the $10,000 Bounce Guarantee. Every location is required to uphold tight security precautions. You may be asked to show ID and you will be required to use a credit card to book through Bounce in advance. With hundreds of thousands of bags stored, you can count on Bounce to handle your baggage in Margate.

  • Are there storage lockers in Margate?

    Yes, there are storage lockers and luggage drop off points in Margate. Storing your luggage with Bounce is as easy as using a storage locker, except a real person is there to watch over your things. If you don’t want to worry about lockers being full or remembering the code for your locker, you can drop off your luggage at any of our convenient locations in Margate.

  • Where are the best places to stay and eat while in Margate?

    The most popular restaurants to visit are McDonald's, Harris + Hoole, and Ramsgate Fish & Chips. Additionally, the highest ranked hotels within Margate are The Hussar, Yarrow Hotel, and Albion Rooms.

  • Where are the best parks and nature attractions in Margate?

    Margate offers several scenic parks including Dane Park, Quex Park, and Ellington Park.

  • Where can I find tourist information and guideposts in Margate?

    You can find local tourist information at Ramsgate Tunnels, Margate Visitor Information Centre, and Margate Tourist Information Office.


Store your luggage around Margate with Bounce

Located in the Thanet district in the historic Kent County, southeastern England, Margate is a charming seaside town about an hour and a half to two hours from England’s capital. It’s one of the country’s top coastal destinations, boasting sandy beaches, a world-class art gallery, trendy cafes, and retro shops.

Head to Margate Old Town near the lovely Margate Harbour and seafront, where you’ll discover restaurants, cafes, galleries, independent shops, and antique stores. Among the cobbled streets are several art spaces featuring works of regional and local artists in print, photos, and paint. You can also find well-preserved buildings and structures that once housed inns and guest houses but now welcome everyone to shop and dine. Of course, you can’t leave the town without taking a dip at Margate Beach. It’s a classic seaside spot, less than five minutes’ walk from the railway station.

No matter what activities you want to do or places to see, the only way to fully enjoy Margate is to explore the town with ultimate freedom and flexibility, which you won’t achieve with suitcases and bags to drag around. Your best solution is a luggage storage service in Margate, so you have zero suitcases to carry and no worries about stolen items.

Luggage storage in Margate

Just arrived at the airport? Whether you're only here for a few hours before your big-city adventure or spending a few days in town, anyone can benefit from luggage storage in Margate. You can avoid concerns about what will happen if your bag is damaged or lost while traveling, as every item comes with a security seal and is protected by BounceShield™ Protection. Not only will you have a secure and private space to store luggage, but you’ll also enjoy a concierge experience, unlike other traditional storage lockers. Book online through the Bounce luggage storage app and find baggage storage in convenient locations near you. We partner with local stores, hotels, restaurants, and businesses, giving you easy access to safe spots to store luggage in Margate.

Margate city guide

Top things to do

Margate will undoubtedly satisfy your desire for adventure. You can bask in the sun at the peak of summer, visit historic landmarks, go on rides at Dreamland Margate, catch a show at the Winter Gardens, or stop for lunch at the trendy café or a restaurant with a view. Grab the map and keep an eye out for the town’s official website for trip updates, tours, and activities you can plan for your trip. Once you’ve dropped off your suitcases, you can finally fully enjoy Margate and maximize your experience.

Museums in Margate

There’s more to this English seaside town than its sandy beaches, as the town boasts a wealth of history you’ll find at its museums, unique art galleries, theaters, and other cultural attractions. Make sure to stop by any of these locations to complete your trip.

  • Margate Museum: Housed in a Grade II-listed building, Margate Museum takes its visitors on a journey through the seaside town’s history over 5,500 years. The museum building was an old Police Station and Magistrate Court, featuring unique examples of prints, engravings, and paintings that show the village of Meergate’s growth until it became the town of Margate.
  • Crab Museum: This museum is one of the newest additions to Margate’s attractions in the Old Town. It provides information and key details about crabs, with quirky and fun displays, including the famous Giant Crab of Margate. It’s the only museum in Europe dedicated to the Decapod.
  • Turner Contemporary: Art lovers should plan a trip to Turner Contemporary when visiting Margate. Opened in 2011, Turner Contemporary is one of the leading contemporary art galleries in the UK, presenting a rolling program of temporary exhibitions, learning opportunities, and events. Admission is free, and visitors can witness the latest display, participate in tours, and relax in the café while enjoying the beautiful views of the harbor.

Every landmark or cultural facility in Margate has its unique bag policy and regulations, which you should check before entry. When unsure where you can place your belongings while visiting museums, feel free to drop them off at one of the luggage storage locations in Margate. Pay a low price to reduce the hassle of carrying too many bags.

Shopping in Margate

Whether you’re shopping for big-name brands or hunting for antiques and unique gifts, Margate has numerous shops, independent retailers, and markets for satisfying retail therapy. You’ll find something to take home or gift your loved ones regardless of your budget or style.

  • Westwood Cross: For mall-style shopping, you can’t go wrong with the Westwood Cross, located between Ramsgate, Broadstairs, and Margate. This large shopping center has over 40 retailers, including high-street boutiques, local shops, and restaurants. Besides shopping, Westwood Cross also has many entertainment attractions, including a cinema, casino, and adventure park.
  • The Centre: Find independent traders, high-street shops, and cafés at The Centre. It has an indoor section called Upmargate, where many creative hubs and studios are located. Although many shops are featured here, it’s mostly visited because of its vibrant and lively atmosphere. The Centre has colorful murals developed by the community, making it ideal for a relaxing day out and picture-taking.
  • Margate Old Town: Margate Old Town is recommended if you want to explore the cobbled streets of Margate while shopping. It boasts many independent shops for retro and vintage goods, art galleries, and cafés. It’s undoubtedly a delightful shopping destination if you’re looking for souvenirs from the town. If you’re considering visiting a specific retailer or café, check with them beforehand for their opening hours.

Do you want to browse more, but you’ve got no more space for souvenirs in your hotel room or small accommodation? Leave your bags with Bounce secure storage and pick them up when it’s time to travel home. The entire process, from booking to checking out, is easy, fast, and convenient.

Restaurants in Margate

You can’t miss out on its food when in town. It has numerous award-winning dining spots and world-renowned restaurants worth saving up for on your trip to try the flavors Margate boasts.

  • Angela’s: Margate is a seaside town, so you can’t skip its seafood with stunning beach views. If that’s what you’re after, you can’t go wrong with Angela’s, a Michelin-starred seafood restaurant specializing in local seafood and vegetable-based dishes. Depending on what’s freshly delivered from boats every morning, the menu in Angela’s changes. But some of the must-try dishes are rock oysters, mussels, lobster, and thornback rays.
  • Dory’s: Around the corner from Angela’s is Dory’s, a seafood bar serving raw, pickled, cured, and baked seafood cuisines and vegetable-based dishes. Like its sister restaurant, the menu changes depending on what’s freshly caught that day. However, what makes Dory’s different is its excellent selection of English wines. It also has the best view of the sea out of all restaurants in Margate.
  • Ralph’s: If you want to experience what an award-winning pizza tastes like, stop by Ralph’s. This pizzeria is a finalist in the 2021 National Pizza Awards, so you can raise your expectation when ordering pizza. Some of its best-sellers are the Fontina and Artichoke, Smoked Filetto, and Nutty Date for vegans. Besides pizza, there are also salads and cold beverages to complement your meals.

You're less likely to be kicked out of a restaurant for having a suitcase, but dining with an oversized bag can be inconvenient. Lighten the load by dropping your excess items at a luggage locker and explore Margate without hassle.

Luggage storage Margate

Whether fresh off a flight or learning to navigate the city, Margate luggage storage is at your fingertips. As you explore more of Europe, you’ll discover Bounce convenient luggage storage in cities such as Twickenham and Cardiff. Check out our guides to learn more and know how to make the most of your destination hands-free.

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