Margate Main Sands

Please note, due to COVID-19 restrictions and limitations, some of the facilities listed on this record may have changed. At this beach, the Seasonal lifeguards are still available as usual, and the toilets are still open for use. For more information on changes to visiting our beaches, please click here.

This timeless beach with tidal pool, children's rides and amusement arcades caters for families. Even if the tide is in there is still plenty of beach to make sand castles.

A variety of restaurants, bars and seafood stalls are just a short walk away

  • Beach shop
  • Deck chair and lounger hire - Deckchair for day £3, Lounger £4, Windbreak/Umbrella £4
  • Toilets
  • Seasonal lifeguards (Saturday 20th June - Sunday 6th September 2020)
  • Bay information
  • First aid point
  • Boardwalk
  • Disabled access to the beach
  • Disabled Toilets

Dog ban in place from 1st May until 30th September, dogs not permitted any time.

Blue Flag Award 2019 and Seaside Award 2019 

Accessibility Statement


Marine Terrace