This magnificient bay is characterised by its craggy cliffs and clean crisp waters. The appealing sand and stone beach runs between the imposing Culver Cliff at one end and Sandown at the other. With its own sailing club and windsurfing, canoeing, kite surfing and jet skiing on offer, thrill seekers will be in their element at this pleasant beach. Quieter than the other beaches between Sandown and Shanklin. Yaverland offers safe swimming and exciting fossil hunting by the cliffs. There is a Zoo and dinosaur museum only ten minutes walk away.
Beach type: Sand
Nearest town: Sandown
Local authority: Isle of Wight Council
OS Grid Reference: SZ612848
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Isle of Wight
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Forecast for Thursday 23 March
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Important! Tide times are for the nearest measurement point and may not be accurate for this location. You should not rely on these times for anything other than a broad indication of when the tide will be at its highest or lowest.
In particular, these tide times are not suitable for navigational use. Accurate tide forecasts require complex calculations and detailed local information. If you intend to engage in any activity for which tidal information is important for safety reasons (including sailing, powerboating, diving, and surfing) then you should obtain professional data.
This traditional family-run B&B is located within the seaside town of Sandown on the Isle of Wight. Only 5 minutes’ from the beach, it offers a seasonal outdoor pool, a sun terrace and a picnic area. Details...
Opposite the bay of Sandown, Tarvic2 Hotel is a short walk from the beaches and Sandown town centre. It offers a 24-hour front desk, a bar and 2 restaurants. All the bedrooms at the Tarvic2 have their own bathroom. Details...
On the Isle of Wight’s east coast, The Burlington Hotel in Sandown has a restaurant, fitness centre and indoor pool, and is a 3-minute walk from the beach. Just 2 minutes from the High Street, it has free parking and Wi-Fi. Details...
A 2-minute stroll from the seafront at Sandown, the Wight Montrene offers facilities including an indoor pool, sauna, restaurant and bar. There is free parking and WiFi at this popular Isle of Wight guest house, within a short walk of the town... Details...
A 1-minute walk from Sandown High Street, Victoria Lodge provides self-catering apartments on the Isle of Wight’s eastern coast. These studios and flats have free on-site parking and WiFi. Details...
Overlooking the beach in Sandown, Sandringham Hotel offers a spacious lounge, a hot tub and an indoor swimming pool. Just a 1-minute walk from the High Street, this Isle of Wight hotel provides free WiFi and serves a full English breakfast. Details...
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Fairfield Cottage is a fabulous, bright and airy semi-detached cottage, set in a cul-de-sac in Sandown on the south east coast of the Isle of Wight. The cottage has three bedrooms, including a king-size double, a zip/link twin room which can be a king-size double on request, and a room with adult bunks. Details...
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