Westbrook Bay

Visit Westbrook Bay

Award winning Westbrook Bay just along from Margate, is a sandy beach with colourful beach huts lining the promenade and safe shallow bathing conditions.

This beach makes the ideal place for a day out with young children to enjoy building sandcastles and exploring the rock pools when the tide is out. For more family fun the Stokes adventure golf 18 hole minigolf course on the eastern side of the beach over looks the bay.

There are lifeguards on duty during the summer, nearby facilities and seafront cafe serving refreshments.

Did you Know? The former Seabathing Hospital overlooks the bay as it was thought that fresh air and salt water was essential for promoting good health.

The beach is dog friendly throughout the winter and restricted during the summer months

This beach is …

  • Dog friendly with restrictions during the summer
  • 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: Royal Esplanade, Margate, Kent, CT9 5D
NEAREST TRAIN : Margate Station
Map of Westbrook Bay

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