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Southampton, Hampshire


50.8N 1.4W

Beach type

Sand, shingle

Local facilities

Food, toilets, litter bins
FoodToiletsLitter BinsParking


Beach cleaned daily


yes There are a couple of Pay and Display car parks nearby.

Things to do

Swimming, windsurfing, sea canoeing and fishing.

Wildlife & walks

There is lots of wildlife to see within the Country Park.

Animal restrictions

Dogs not allowed on certain areas May 1st to September 30th
Enjoy a safe and fun day on the beach by considering the following:

This weather forecast is generated by the Met Office Weather Widget


Tide times by

Please observe local weather conditions and sea state to stay safe at the beach.

Information provided by the Environment Agency. We use this data to produce our water quality information, but our results use information from the previous year, so our results for 2014 are the same as the Environment Agency’s results for 2013. For more info see how we recommend beaches.

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