Dumpton Gap

Visit Dumpton Gap

Dumpton Gap on the South East Coast, is one of Broadstairs’ charming bays and a great spot on a summer day for a family day out. It is a small sandy bay backed by a promenade with beach chalets available to rent. When the tide goes out, a sandy beach is exposed and it is possible to walk all the way along the shore South to Ramsgate or the opposite way along to Louisa Bay.

Make sure you always check the tide times. The tide come in quickly and it is easy to get cut off. Alternatively a stroll along the cliff top promenade for stunning views.

The beach is family friendly with a small cafe/kiosk for refreshments on the seafront and toilets (open in the Summer) nearby. The beach is easly accessed with free parking on the clifftop with a short walk to the seafront.

This beach is dog friendly all year round and a great walk along the promenade at any time of the year.

This beach is …

  • Family Friendly
  • Dog Friendly

What to see and do

  • Rent a beach chalet

Discover more in the area

What's on events banner

Places to stay

  • Holiday Cottages

Holiday accommodation near this beach

Have a great day out by the coast

Header Image by UKBeachDays

Getting To Dumpton Gap

Beach Location

Dumpton Gap Road, Broadstairs, Kent, CT10 1TA


There is a carpark close to the beach

Nearest Train

Dumpton Park

Getting to the beach

Map of Dumpton Gap

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.

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.

Overlooking the coast UK

Read more from the blog here