"Sittin' on the dock of the bay"

St Margaret`s Bay Beach

St. Margaret's Bay bathing water is a remote beach situated near Dover at the eastern foothills of the North Downs. It is enclosed in a small bay lined by steep white chalk cliffs. The beach is predominantly shingle, with sand exposed at low water. It is approximately 500 metres wide and framed by rocky ledges on either side. The beach is backed by a promenade.

Beach type: Shingle

Nearest town: Dover

Local authority: Kent County Council

OS Grid Reference: TR369443

Awards

Marine Conservation Society Recommended

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Things to see and do near St Margaret`s Bay Beach

  • South Foreland Lighthouse (1m)
  • Dover Castle (3m)
  • The Wartime Tunnels at Dover Castle (3m)
  • Dover Leisure Centre (3m)
  • Dover Museum (4m)
  • Walmer Castle and Gardens (4m)
  • Dover Sea Safari (4m)
  • Grand Shaft (4m)
  • Ceramics Cafe (4m)
  • Dover Transport Museum (4m)
  • Crabble Corn Mill (4m)
  • Tides Leisure and Indoor Tennis (5m)

Tourist Information

Dover
Tourist Information Centre
Old Town Gaol
Biggin Street
Kent
England
CT16 1DL

Phone 01304 205 108
Email tic@doveruk.com
http://www.whitecliffscountry.org.uk/

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Weather

Forecast for Wednesday 26 June

06:00


Chance of rain 10%
Max temp. 15°C
(feels like 13°C)
Wind 4mph, gusting to 6mph.
NNE
Pressure 1026
Humidity 96%
UV Index
Air Quality

09:00


Chance of rain 9%
Max temp. 16°C
(feels like 13°C)
Wind 4mph, gusting to 7mph.
NNE
Pressure 1027
Humidity 91%
UV Index
Air Quality

12:00


Chance of rain 4%
Max temp. 16°C
(feels like 13°C)
Wind 5mph, gusting to 8mph.
NNE
Pressure 1028
Humidity 85%
UV Index
Air Quality

15:00


Chance of rain 0%
Max temp. 16°C
(feels like 13°C)
Wind 5mph, gusting to 8mph.
NNE
Pressure 1028
Humidity 84%
UV Index
Air Quality

18:00


Chance of rain 4%
Max temp. 15°C
(feels like 11°C)
Wind 6mph, gusting to 9mph.
NNE
Pressure 1028
Humidity 87%
UV Index
Air Quality

21:00


Chance of rain 5%
Max temp. 15°C
(feels like 11°C)
Wind 6mph, gusting to 9mph.
NE
Pressure 1029
Humidity 90%
UV Index n/a
Air Quality
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St. Margaret's Bay is a small bay' with a shingle beach backed by chalk cliffs. and is popular in the summer with residents and visitors alike.

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