Thorney Bay Beach

Visit Thorney Bay Beach

Thorney Bay Beach, on Canvey Island in Essex, is a small sandy beach, perfect for families and for a great relaxing day out. Behind the bach is a park and gardens, with open grassy areas for picnics and a children’s playground.

Stop in for a bite to eat at the seafront cafe.

To the eastern side of the beach is the Thorney Bay Caravan Park

Threre is a pay and display car park by the beach at the end of Thorney Bay Road leading to Western Esplanade.

This beach is …

  • Sandy
  • Family friendly

What to see and do

  • Have Lunch On The Seafront

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Places to stay

  • Self catering apartments

Holiday accommodation near this beach

Have a great day out by the coast

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Getting To Thorney Bay Beach

Beach Location

Thorney Bay Beach Canvey Island, Essex SS8 0DB


There is a carpark close to the beach

Nearest Train

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

Map of Thorney Bay 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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