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Ladies Bay Beach

St Sampson's, Guernsey

Situated on the edge of the rugged and beautiful L'Ancresse Common. This is a popular family beach with a large area of sand that becomes exposed as the tide goes down. Its also a popular area with windsurfers and kitesurfers.

Beach Type

Sand

Facilities

Cafes/restaurant
Toilets
Slip way

Activities

Swimming
Fishing
Wind surfing
Boating

Nature and Wildlife

L'Ancresse Common is an excellent place for walking. There are also good coastal footpaths round the Chouet Headland and around the coast to Pembroke in one direction and Grand Havre in the other. L'Ancresse Common and the Chouet Headland are havens for

Water Quality

Excellent

Lifeguard

No

Cleaning and Litter

The beach is cleaned daily by hand in the summer and twice a week in winter by the Department's contractor.

Dogs

Litte and dog bins present.

Awards and Recommendations

Marine Conservation Society Recommended

Tourist Information

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

Location

Nearest town: St Sampson's
County: Guernsey
Latitude/Longitude: 49.5021, -2.54934

Access

Ladies Bay is situated on the north west tip of Guernsey. Follow the coastroad around from L'Islet and take the turning off just before the Vale Church.

Public Transport

Bus routes 7 and 7A.

Parking

Parking available for 100 cars.

Accomodation Links

Hotels and Guest Houses in St Sampson's