Viking Bay

Visit Viking Bay

Award winning Viking Bay is a a horse shoe shaped sandy beach in Broadstairs, about 200 meters long. There is a cliff top promenade, harbour pier and boardwalk to enjoy.

A great destination for families with facilities available including children’s rides, chalets, deck chairs and sunloungers for hire.

Did you Know? On the cliffs above the bay is ‘Bleak House’, the seaside home of the novelist, Charles Dickens, and the house that inspired one of his well known books.

This beach is dog Friendly with Summer restrictions

This beach is …

  • Seaside 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: Victoria Parade, Broadstairs, Kent, CT10 1QS
NEAREST TRAIN : Broadstairs Station
Map of Viking Bay

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