Shoebury Common Beach

Visit Shoebury Common Beach

South facing Shoebury Common Beach is a sand and shingle Blue Flag beach in Essex.

The perfect beach for a fun day beside the seaside for all the family. Shoebury Common Beach is also ideally situated for access to popular Thorpe Bay, with its shops, bars, cafes and restaurants.

With facilities to launch boats and jet-skis, Shoebury Common beach is the ideal location for water sports.

No dogs are allowed on Southend’s beaches between 1st May and 30th September.

This beach is …

  • A Blue Flag Beach
  • A Shingle Beach
  • Great For Fossil Hunting

What to see and do

  • Find Some Fossils
  • Great for long coastal walks

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Places to stay

  • Holiday park

Holiday accommodation near this beach

Have a great day out by the coast

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Getting To Shoebury Common Beach

Beach Location

Shoebury Common Beach South End on Sea Essex SS3 9HG


There is a carpark close to the beach

Nearest Train


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

Map of Shoebury Common Beach

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.

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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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