Lepe Beach

Visit Lepe Beach

Lepe Beach and part of Lepe Country Park, on the shore of the Solent, next to the entrance to Beaulieu river. This beautiful part of the Hampshire coast is popular with watersports enthusiasts and walkers.

The beach is a south facing sandy beach (with some rock) and atttracts sunbathers on a hot day. You can walk down the beach, where it is always quieter, or take some of the nearby trails.

Dogs can enjoy the country park, but are restricted from the beach during the summer holidays, from April until the end of September.

There is pay and display parking right on the beach front, next to the cafe, off Lepe road.

This beach is …

  • Shingle
  • Dog friendly
  • Great for watersports

What to see and do

  • Walk along to the Watch House
  • Explore the Lepe Country Park

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Places to stay

  • Campsite

Holiday accommodation near this beach

Have a great day out by the coast

Photo by Annie Spratt on Unsplash

Getting There

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

Map of Lepe 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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