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Joss Bay Beach

Margate, Kent

Joss Bay is a sandy beach popular with families and water sports enthusiasts, walkers and cyclists.

Beach Type

sand

Facilities

Cafe/restaurant
Shops
Toilets
Disabled access
Deck chair hire
First aid
Lost child centre

Activities

Swimming
Canoeing
Surfing

Water Quality

Acceptable

Lifeguard

Yes

Cleaning and Litter

The beach is cleaned regularly.

Dogs

Dogs banned from 1st May to 31st Sept from 10am to 6pm.

Awards and Recommendations

Blue Flag Beach

Location

Nearest town: Margate
County: Kent
Latitude/Longitude: 51.3796, 1.44785
Postcode: CT10 3PG
(postcode is for sat-nav purposes only, and may not represent the actual address of the beach)

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Access

Joss Bay is east of Margate and north of Broadstairs

Nearest Railway Stations

Broadstairs (About a mile and a half away)
Dumpton Park (Approx. 2 miles away)
Ramsgate (Approx. 3 miles away)
Margate (Approx. 3 miles away)
Westgate-on-Sea (Approx. 5 miles away)

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

Parking

Parking available. disabled parking - charges apply

Nearby Car Parks

Joss Bay, Broadstairs (Long stay).
About 0.1 miles away
Northdown Park, Margate (Unknown stay).
About 1.3 miles away
Vere Road, Broadstairs (Unknown stay).
About 1.4 miles away
Albion Street, Broadstairs (Unknown stay).
About 1.4 miles away
St Peters Park Road, Broadstairs (Long stay).
About 1.4 miles away
Broadstairs Harbour, Broadstairs (Long stay).
About 1.4 miles away
Crofts Place, Broadstairs (Short stay).
About 1.4 miles away
Broadstairs Station, Broadstairs (Long stay).
About 1.4 miles away
Chandos Square, Broadstairs (Long stay).
About 1.6 miles away
Harold Road, Margate (Long stay).
About 2.2 miles away

Accomodation Links

Hotels and Guest Houses in Margate