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Grouville Beach

Grouville, Jersey

Grouville, also known as Gorey, is a stretch of golden sands which sweeps south along the Royal bay of Grouville to La Roque Point. It provides the winter home to large numbers of migrating waders such as turnstones and anderlings.

Beach Type

Sand

Facilities

There are restaurants at Gorey to the north and beach kiosks selling refreshments in summer
There are public toilets
Disabled/wheelchair access to beach available

Activities

Swimming
Windsurfing and sailing

Nature and Wildlife

There is an area of common adjacent to the golf course which is excellent for coastal walks.

Water Quality

Excellent

Lifeguard

No

Cleaning and Litter

The beach is cleaned regularly and litter bins are situated at strategic points.

Dogs

Dogs must be kept on a lead.

Awards and Recommendations

Marine Conservation Society Recommended

Tourist Information

Jersey tourism. Liberation Square. St Helier. jersey. Tel 01534 500700

Location

Nearest town: Grouville
County: Jersey
Latitude/Longitude: 49.1802, -2.03213

Access

Take the A3 then A4 coastal route from St Helier. Beach access is adjacent to the Royal Jersey Golf Club.

Public Transport

Served by local buses.

Parking

There are parking facilities at the beach.

Accomodation Links

Hotels and Guest Houses in Grouville