"Sittin' on the dock of the bay"

St Helens Beach

St Helens is a small bay situated on the east coast of the Isle of Wight at the mouth of Bembridge Harbour. Measuring less than 1km in length, the sandy beach slopes from the seawall into the harbour entrance channel. There is a café and beach huts on the promenade that stretches along the beach, with sand dunes at the rear.

Beach type: Sandy/Pebble

Nearest town: Bembridge

Local authority: Isle of Wight Council

OS Grid Reference: SZ638891

Awards

Marine Conservation Society Recommended

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Things to see and do near St Helens Beach

  • Bembridge Maritime Museum Isle of Wight Shipwreck Centre (1m)
  • Bembridge Heritage Centre (1m)
  • Bembridge Windmill (1m)
  • Bembridge Lifeboat Station (1m)
  • Seaview Wildlife Encounter (2m)
  • Waltzing Waters (2m)
  • Wight Karting (2m)
  • Old Town Hall Museum (2m)
  • Lilliput Antique Doll and Toy Museum (2m)
  • Isle of Wight Wax Works (2m)
  • Brading Roman Villa (3m)
  • Nunwell House and Gardens (3m)
  • Appley Park (3m)
  • Goodleaf Tree Climbing (3m)
  • Island Speedway (3m)
  • Isle of Wight Zoo (3m)
  • Rosemary Vineyard (3m)
  • Dinosaur Isle (3m)
  • Waterside Pool (3m)
  • Planet Ice Isle of Wight (3m)
  • Big Apple Ryde (3m)
  • Puckpool Park Wireless Museum (4m)
  • Sallys Riding School (4m)
  • Sandown Pier (4m)
  • Brickfields Horsecountry (4m)
  • Brickfields Riding Stables (4m)
  • Island Equus (5m)

Tourist Information

Brading
Tourist Information Point
Train Station
Station Road
Isle of Wight
England
PO36 0EB

Phone 01983 401770

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Weather

Forecast for Sunday 19 May

06:00


Chance of rain 6%
Max temp. 11°C
(feels like 10°C)
Wind 2mph, gusting to 2mph.
NNE
Pressure 1009
Humidity 92%
UV Index
Air Quality

09:00


Chance of rain 6%
Max temp. 13°C
(feels like 13°C)
Wind 1mph, gusting to 2mph.
NNE
Pressure 1010
Humidity 81%
UV Index
Air Quality

12:00


Chance of rain 7%
Max temp. 14°C
(feels like 13°C)
Wind 2mph, gusting to 3mph.
SSE
Pressure 1010
Humidity 80%
UV Index
Air Quality

15:00


Chance of rain 28%
Max temp. 14°C
(feels like 13°C)
Wind 2mph, gusting to 3mph.
SW
Pressure 1010
Humidity 79%
UV Index
Air Quality

18:00


Chance of rain 8%
Max temp. 14°C
(feels like 13°C)
Wind 2mph, gusting to 3mph.
W
Pressure 1010
Humidity 82%
UV Index
Air Quality

21:00


Chance of rain 8%
Max temp. 13°C
(feels like 12°C)
Wind 2mph, gusting to 3mph.
WNW
Pressure 1011
Humidity 90%
UV Index n/a
Air Quality
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Tell us what you think about St Helens Beach

A quiet rural beach of sand and shingle backed by National Trust land, providing excellent walking and bird-watching oppourtunities.

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