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L'Eree Beach

St Peter Port, Guernsey

This large bay offers panoramic views from the southern tip of Guernsey out towards the Hanois lighthouse and the Atlantic beyond. Very popular sandy beach with sheltered bathing within the bay and fantastic natural beauty.

Beach Type

sand & rock

Facilities

Cafe
Restaurants
Toilets
Disabled access
Slipway
First aid

Activities

Swimming
Fishing
Snorkeling
Canoeing
Cyclists can cycle along the coastroad to Portelet which is a small
Pretty working harbour

Nature and Wildlife

There is a good walk around the headland. overlooking Lihou Island. Aquatic warblers. reed warblers. teal. shovellers and little grebe can be seen at La Claire Mare Nature Reserve.

Water Quality

Excellent

Lifeguard

No

Cleaning and Litter

The beach is cleaned daily in the summer by hand by the Department's contractors and twice a week during the winter. Litter and Dog bins present.

Dogs

Dogs are banned from the beach from 1 May to 30 September inclusive.

Awards and Recommendations

Marine Conservation Society Recommended

Tourist Information

Visit Guernsey North Esplanade St Peter Port Guernsey GY1 3AN Tel. 01481 723552 www.visitguernsey.com

Location

Nearest town: St Peter Port
County: Guernsey
Latitude/Longitude: 49.4548, -2.6568

Access

The beach is easily reached by car along the Island's main coast road. on the west coast L'Eree is located between Vazon and Pleinmont. Steps and a slipway lead onto the beach from the car park.

Public Transport

There are regular buses no's 5. 5A. 7 and 7A.

Parking

Free parking. 200 spaces.

Accomodation Links

Hotels and Guest Houses in St Peter Port