South East Coast

Beaches on the South East Coast

The beautiful South East coast of England is one of the UK’s most popular holiday destinations, full of family friendly resorts, home to the famous white cliffs of Dover and natural unspoilt beaches. Visitors can enjoy sandy beaches, rock pools, local seafood, water sports and more. Great for a beach break and easy to reach by train it is a popular choice for daytrippers from London. There is a wide variety of coastal attractions, annual events and seafront accommodation for all budgets.


Explore 350 miles of coastline with popular seaside destinations including Whitstable and Broadstairs


Discover beautiful Hampshire Beaches, unspoilt and perfect for wildlife and nature lovers and coastal walks.


There is a beach for everyone from Cosmopolitan Brighton Beach to the wide open shores of Camber Sands.


Family friendly Hayling island has sandy beaches and plenty of attractions and waterports on offer.


Worthing Beach to West Wittering West Sussex coast is family friendly and great for water sports.


Isle of Wight Beaches range from family friendly seaside resorts to the dramatic multi-coloured cliffs of Alum Bay.

Coastal Activities

Take the plunge and get involved in the many water sports available from kayaking, kitesurfing, sailing surfing and more. Walkers can take in the stunning views along the coastal paths.

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