West Wittering Beach

Visit West Wittering Beach

The natural and unspoilt sandy beach of West Wittering has been a favourite destination for a family day out for years. This huge sandy beach is great for splashing about in the shallow water for children of all ages, and adults too!. Lifeguards are on duty from May to September.

Head up the beach towards East Head to the sand dunes.

There are lots activities taking place at this beach, from windsurfing, kitesurfing and a kitebuggying season running from mid September till May. Horse riders can use the beach all year, however during the summer (from May to September) riding on the beach is allowed before 9.00am and after 6.00pm.

This beach is dog friendly all year, but from May to September restricted in the area in front of the beach huts.

This beach is …

  • A Sandy Beach
  • Family Friendly
  • Great For Watersports
  • Patrolled By Lifeguards

What to see and do

  • Go Kitesurfing

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Places to stay

  • Holiday park

Holiday accommodation near this beach

Have a great day out by the coast

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Getting To West Wittering Beach

Beach Location

Chichester, West Sussex PO20


There is plenty of parking all along West Wittering beach

Nearest Train


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

Map of West Wittering Beach

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