"Sittin' on the dock of the bay"

Westbrook Bay Beach

his sandy beach is very popular with families. It is approximately 200 metres long with safe shallow bathing conditions. The former Seabathing Hospital overlooks the bay as it was felt that fresh air and salt water was extremely beneficial for promoting good health.

Beach type: Sand

Nearest town: Margate

Local authority: Kent County Council

OS Grid Reference: TR342705

Awards

Blue Flag Beach

Marine Conservation Society Recommended

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Things to see and do near Westbrook Bay Beach

  • Strokes Adventure Golf (0m)
  • Ollies Childrens Indoor Play Centre (0m)
  • Walley World Indoor Adventure Playground (1m)
  • Old Town Hall Local History Museum (1m)
  • The Shell Grotto (1m)
  • Junk Deluxe (1m)
  • Pick n Paint a Pot (1m)
  • Bugsys (1m)
  • Drapers Mill (1m)
  • Powell-Cotton Museum (2m)
  • Revolution Skatepark (2m)
  • Lazer Rush Outdoor (2m)
  • Jungle Jims (2m)
  • Powell Cotton Museum, Quex House and Gardens (3m)
  • The Spitfire and Hurricane Memorial Museum (3m)
  • Bumble Beez (3m)
  • Crampton Tower Museum (3m)
  • Dickens House Museum (4m)
  • Lillyputt Mini Golf (4m)
  • Ramsgate Motor Museum (4m)
  • Ramsgate Tunnels (4m)
  • Sea Searcher Boat Trips (4m)
  • Maritime Museum, Ramsgate (4m)

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 and Tides

Forecast for Saturday 19 August

06:00


Chance of rain 0%
Max temp. 14°C
(feels like 11°C)
Wind 5mph, gusting to 7mph.
W
Pressure 1016
Humidity 80%
UV Index
Air Quality

09:00


Chance of rain 0%
Max temp. 17°C
(feels like 13°C)
Wind 5mph, gusting to 8mph.
W
Pressure 1018
Humidity 59%
UV Index
Air Quality

12:00


Chance of rain 0%
Max temp. 20°C
(feels like 15°C)
Wind 5mph, gusting to 8mph.
W
Pressure 1018
Humidity 44%
UV Index
Air Quality

15:00


Chance of rain 3%
Max temp. 20°C
(feels like 16°C)
Wind 5mph, gusting to 8mph.
W
Pressure 1018
Humidity 44%
UV Index
Air Quality

18:00


Chance of rain 1%
Max temp. 19°C
(feels like 14°C)
Wind 5mph, gusting to 7mph.
WSW
Pressure 1018
Humidity 55%
UV Index
Air Quality

21:00


Chance of rain 3%
Max temp. 16°C
(feels like 14°C)
Wind 4mph, gusting to 7mph.
WSW
Pressure 1020
Humidity 67%
UV Index n/a
Air Quality
Low Tide
04:28 BST
(03:28 GMT)
High Tide
10:44 BST
(09:44 GMT)
Low Tide
17:06 BST
(16:06 GMT)
High Tide
23:13 BST
(22:13 GMT)

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.

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Tell us what you think about Westbrook Bay Beach

A sandy beach with some rockpools to explore and good facilities. Chalets and deck chairs are available for hire. There's a designated water ski area, children's fun park, and bowls and tennis nearby.

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