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Hampton Pier - East Beach

Whistable, Kent

A rural pebbles beach with a slipway. The slip is available about 2 hrs either side of high tide and it leads down to semi hard mud.

Beach Type

Sand/mud/pebbles

Facilities

There are toilets and a pub near the slipway and also near the pier
There is a promenade and a large grassy park area next to the beach

Activities

Boating
Jet-ski'ing

Water Quality

Not Tested

Lifeguard

No

Tourist Information

HERNE BAY TIC 12 William Street Herne Bay. Kent. CT6 5EJ Tel: 01227 361911

Location

Nearest town: Whistable
County: Kent
Latitude/Longitude: 51.365, 1.02748
Postcode: CT5 1AB
(postcode is for sat-nav purposes only, and may not represent the actual address of the beach)

Access

Follow A299. and the A2990 from Whitstable

Public Transport

Stagecoach runs buses in the area. for timetable enquiries. tel: 08702 433 711

Nearest Railway Stations

Whitstable (Less than a mile away)
Chestfield & Swalecliffe (Approx. 2 miles away)
Herne Bay (Approx. 4 miles away)
Sturry (Approx. 6 miles away)
Canterbury West (Approx. 6 miles away)

Important! Distances are as the crow (or seagull) flies. Road distances may be considerably longer, especially at estuary locations.

Parking

Parking available near the pier

Nearby Car Parks

Leisure Centre, Whitstable (Unknown stay).
About 0.2 miles away
Gorrell Tank, Whitstable (Long stay).
About 0.2 miles away
Harbour, Whitstable (Short stay).
About 0.2 miles away
Victoria Street, Whitstable (Short stay).
About 0.3 miles away
Keam's Yard, Whitstable (Short stay).
About 0.4 miles away
Gladstone Road, Whitstable (Short stay).
About 0.4 miles away
Middle Wall, Whitstable (Short stay).
About 0.5 miles away
Railway Avenue, Whitstable (Unknown stay).
About 0.6 miles away
Whitstable Station, Whitstable (Long stay).
About 0.6 miles away
Shaftesbury Road, Whitstable (Short stay).
About 0.6 miles away

Accomodation Links

Hotels and Guest Houses in Whistable