"Sittin' on the dock of the bay"

St. Leonards Beach

St. Leonards is a resort beach within the district of Hastings in East Sussex. The beach is predominantly shingle, with shallow sand flats exposed at low water. There is a rocky ledge in the east of the bathing water, which is exposed at low water. Above the beach is the urban backdrop of St. Leonards.

Beach type: Sand

Nearest town: Hastings

Local authority: East Sussex County Council

OS Grid Reference: TQ798086


Marine Conservation Society Recommended

Local area map loading...
Larger map

Things to see and do near St. Leonards Beach

  • Hastings Museum and Art Gallery (1m)
  • Clambers Indoor Soft Play Centre (1m)
  • Clambers Play Centre (1m)
  • Battlezone Laser Hastings (1m)
  • Hastings Castle and 1066 Story (1m)
  • Alexandra Park (1m)
  • Hastings Adventure Golf (2m)
  • East Hill Cliff Railway (2m)
  • A Smugglers Adventure at St Clements Caves (2m)
  • Old Town Hall Museum (2m)
  • Curious About Hastings (2m)
  • Blue Reef Aquarium Hastings (2m)
  • Shipwreck Museum (2m)
  • Fishermans Museum (2m)
  • Fishermen's Museum (2m)
  • Shipwreck Heritage Centre (2m)
  • Underwater World, Hastings (2m)
  • Cliff Railways (2m)
  • Smugglers Adventure (2m)
  • Pebsham Equestrian Centre (2m)
  • Bexhill Museum of Costume and Social History (3m)
  • Jumbos (4m)
  • Bexhill Leisure Centre (4m)
  • Egerton Park (4m)
  • Bexhill Museum (4m)
  • Broad Oak Park (4m)
  • 1940's swing dance (4m)
  • Carr Taylor Wines Ltd (4m)

Tourist Information

Hastings (Queens Square)
Tourist Information Centre
Queens Square
Priory Meadow
East Sussex
TN34 1TL

Phone 01424 451 111
Email hic@hastings.gov.uk

Photos are automatically tagged by geographic coordinate proximity and/or are submitted by website visitors, and may not necessarily be specifically of St. Leonards Beach.


Forecast for Saturday 22 September


Chance of rain 5%
Max temp. 11°C
(feels like 11°C)
Wind 1mph, gusting to 5mph.
Pressure 1021
Humidity 78%
UV Index
Air Quality


Chance of rain 5%
Max temp. 14°C
(feels like 12°C)
Wind 2mph, gusting to 4mph.
Pressure 1021
Humidity 67%
UV Index
Air Quality


Chance of rain 59%
Max temp. 13°C
(feels like 12°C)
Wind 2mph, gusting to 3mph.
Pressure 1020
Humidity 75%
UV Index
Air Quality


Chance of rain 93%
Max temp. 13°C
(feels like 11°C)
Wind 2mph, gusting to 4mph.
Pressure 1018
Humidity 88%
UV Index
Air Quality


Chance of rain 95%
Max temp. 13°C
(feels like 11°C)
Wind 4mph, gusting to 6mph.
Pressure 1016
Humidity 91%
UV Index n/a
Air Quality


Chance of rain 79%
Max temp. 13°C
(feels like 11°C)
Wind 4mph, gusting to 6mph.
Pressure 1014
Humidity 92%
UV Index n/a
Air Quality
Five Day Weather

Nearby coastal places and features

Local area map loading...

Accomodation near St. Leonards Beach

Hotels, guest houses and B&Bs


All nearby accomodation

Tell us what you think about St. Leonards Beach

A sandy beach in the well-established seaside town of Hastings.

SeaBritain.co.uk is a Good Stuff website.