Dovercourt Bay

Visit Dovercourt Bay

Dovercourt Bay is a popular Blue flag beach in Essex, a favourite family holiday destination.

Did you Know? Dovercourt, well known for being the location for the Holiday Park in the BBC sitcom Hi-De-Hi.

This beach is …

  • Dog friendly with restrictions during the summer
  • Great for families

Have a great day out along the coast.

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Header Image by Benjamin Thomas from Pixabay

Getting There

Taking a trip to the beach. Get there by train or car.

LOCATION: Marine Parade Harwich CO12 3RD
Map of Dovercourt Bay

Explore the UK coastline

beautiful beach on South West England coast

What’s On along the Coast

Throughout the year there are a series of events and festivals taking place along the Coast. Find out What’s On from food festivals to cultural and sporting events.

Overlooking the coast UK

Get active on the beach

Find the best beaches for water sports. Learn to kitesurfsurf or sail at schools around the UK. Lessons are available to suit all abilities.

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