Please note, due to COVID-19 restrictions and limitations, some of the facilities listed on this record have changed. For more information on changes to visiting our beaches, please click here.
This magnificent horse shoe shaped bay is the main attraction in Broadstairs. The choice holiday destination of Charles Dickens, he even wrote an affectionate piece on the town, Our English Watering Place. The long sandy bay, cliff top promenade and boardwalk make this bay a timeless thing of beauty.
The surf school is open from March to October to try out water sports
- Beach shops
- Lift to the beach (seasonal opening April - September)
- First aid point
- Bay information
- Deckchair hire
- Beach wheelchairs available, further information can be found out by contacting 07432 648275
Dog ban in place from 1st May until 30th September, dogs not permitted any time.
Seaside Award 2019
To find out about accessibility at this beach, please click here
Restaurant / Cafe / Tea shop