Tankerton Beach

Visit Tankerton Beach

Just east of Whitstable is Tankerton, where a wide grass bank slopes down to the shingle beach. There are rows of highly sought after wooden beach huts at the base of the slopes, whose past owners have included Tracey Emin, and Charles Saatchi.

This beach is dog friendly all year round with a restricted area between the first house and start of the beach huts at Safety Point 14 – boundary lines are marked on promenade.

This beach is …

  • Dog friendly with restrictions during the summer
  • Great for families
  • Beach Huts

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: Whitstable, Kent, CT5
Map of Tankerton Beach

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