Leysdown Beach

Visit Leysdown Beach

Award winning Leysdown Beach is a traditional seaside resort on the Isle of Sheppey, with views over the Thames Estuary.

The beach is popular with families and the shallow waters are perfect for paddling and there are RNLI Lifeguards on duty during the summer. There are plenty of amenities, including amusement arcades, souvenir shops, takeaways, cafes and pubs.

Close to the beach is the ‘Spinny’, a grassy picnic and children’s play area, with landscaped gardens to enjoy.

This beach is …

  • Blue Flag award 2021
  • Great for families

Have a great day out along the coast.

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Header Image by UKBeachDays

Getting There

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

LOCATION: Leysdown on Sea, Sheerness, Kent, ME12 4QJ
NEAREST TRAIN : Sheerness on Sea Station
Map of Leysdown 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.

Overlooking the coast UK

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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