"Sittin' on the dock of the bay"

Brighton - Palace Pier Beach

Brighton and Hove is a large resort situated on the Sussex coast of the English Channel. Brighton Central beach is west of Brighton Pier. The gravel slopes steeply at first but levels off with more sand towards low water. Behind the beach there is the bustling Brighton promenade with many resort facilities.

Beach type: shingle

Nearest town: Brighton

Local authority: Brighton and Hove City Council

OS Grid Reference: TQ315037


Blue Flag Beach

Marine Conservation Society Recommended

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Things to see and do near Brighton - Palace Pier Beach

  • Brighton Sea Life Centre (0m)
  • Brighton Pier (0m)
  • The Brighton Treasure Trail (0m)
  • Brighton Pier (0m)
  • Royal Pavilion (0m)
  • Brighton Fishing Museum (0m)
  • Brighton Museum And Art Gallery (0m)
  • LaserZone (0m)
  • The Painting Pottery Cafe (1m)
  • Brighton Sewer Tours (1m)
  • Kings Road Playground (1m)
  • Volks Electric Railway (1m)
  • Peter Pans Adventure Golf (1m)
  • Brighton Toy and Model Museum (1m)
  • Toy and Model Museum (1m)
  • Artist Studio (1m)
  • Bowlplex Brighton (1m)
  • Brighton Marina (2m)
  • Booth Museum of Natural History (2m)
  • Preston Park (2m)
  • Preston Manor (2m)
  • King Alfred Leisure Centre (2m)
  • Funplex (2m)
  • Hove Museum and Art Gallery (2m)
  • Hove Park (2m)
  • Westows Adventure Play Area (3m)
  • Grange Museum and Art Gallery (3m)
  • Saltdean Lido (4m)

Tourist Information

Tourist Information Centre
187 High Street
East Sussex

Phone 01273 483 448
Email lewes.tic@lewes.gov.uk

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Forecast for Monday 22 April


Chance of rain 0%
Max temp. 11°C
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Wind 3mph, gusting to 6mph.
Pressure 1008
Humidity 65%
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Max temp. 17°C
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Wind 2mph, gusting to 3mph.
Pressure 1007
Humidity 56%
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Wind 3mph, gusting to 4mph.
Pressure 1005
Humidity 57%
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Wind 2mph, gusting to 4mph.
Pressure 1004
Humidity 52%
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Chance of rain 4%
Max temp. 17°C
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Wind 1mph, gusting to 2mph.
Pressure 1003
Humidity 60%
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Chance of rain 1%
Max temp. 16°C
(feels like 15°C)
Wind 2mph, gusting to 3mph.
Pressure 1002
Humidity 62%
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Highly popular shingle and sand beach serving one of Britain's most famous seaside resorts. Local attractions include the refurbished pier, fun fairs, arcades and local boutique shopping in The Lanes. Great cafe culture, and the annual Summer Pride Week festival.

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