"Sittin' on the dock of the bay"

Minnis Bay Beach

A long and sandy rural bay including both rocky and shingle areas. It has a wide variety of attractions available as well as kite boarding lessons, seal watching trips, cycling route and coastal walks. It has been listed as one of Britain’s best beaches and is a great place to watch the sun set into the sea.

Beach type: Sand

Nearest town: Birchington

Local authority: Kent County Council

OS Grid Reference: TR287696

Awards

Blue Flag Beach

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Things to see and do near Minnis Bay Beach

  • Jungle Jims (2m)
  • Powell Cotton Museum, Quex House and Gardens (2m)
  • Lazer Rush Outdoor (2m)
  • Powell-Cotton Museum (2m)
  • Monkton Nature Reserve (3m)
  • The Spitfire and Hurricane Memorial Museum (3m)
  • Strokes Adventure Golf (4m)
  • Reculver Towers and Roman Fort (4m)
  • Ollies Childrens Indoor Play Centre (4m)
  • Walley World Indoor Adventure Playground (4m)
  • Old Town Hall Local History Museum (4m)
  • The Shell Grotto (5m)
  • Junk Deluxe (5m)
  • Pick n Paint a Pot (5m)
  • Drapers Mill (5m)
  • Grove Ferry River Trips (5m)
  • Bugsys (5m)

Tourist Information

Margate
Thanet Visitor Information Service
The Droit House
Stone Pier
Kent
England
CT9 1JD

Phone 01843 577 577
Email visitorinformation@thanet.gov.uk
http://www.visitthanet.co.uk/

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Weather

Forecast for Thursday 18 October

06:00


Chance of rain 0%
Max temp. 13°C
(feels like 10°C)
Wind 5mph, gusting to 7mph.
NNE
Pressure 1025
Humidity 88%
UV Index n/a
Air Quality

09:00


Chance of rain 0%
Max temp. 15°C
(feels like 11°C)
Wind 5mph, gusting to 7mph.
NE
Pressure 1026
Humidity 70%
UV Index
Air Quality

12:00


Chance of rain 1%
Max temp. 15°C
(feels like 12°C)
Wind 5mph, gusting to 7mph.
NE
Pressure 1026
Humidity 67%
UV Index
Air Quality

15:00


Chance of rain 0%
Max temp. 15°C
(feels like 12°C)
Wind 4mph, gusting to 6mph.
NE
Pressure 1025
Humidity 67%
UV Index
Air Quality

18:00


Chance of rain 1%
Max temp. 14°C
(feels like 11°C)
Wind 4mph, gusting to 6mph.
NE
Pressure 1026
Humidity 70%
UV Index n/a
Air Quality

21:00


Chance of rain 3%
Max temp. 14°C
(feels like 12°C)
Wind 3mph, gusting to 5mph.
NE
Pressure 1026
Humidity 72%
UV Index n/a
Air Quality
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Tell us what you think about Minnis Bay Beach

A long sandy bay backed by grassland/farmland and cliffs. This is a safe beach popular with families. It has a sailing club and a zoned area for boats, windsurfers and kite boarders.

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