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St Ouens Bay - Le Braye Beach

St Aubyns, Jersey

St Ouen's is the longest beach in Jersey, spanning nearly the full length of the island's west coast. It's locally referred to as 'the five mile road' for obvious reasons, and is a superb surfing beach with a cafe/restaurant and beach club at the Watersplash.

Beach Type

Sand

Facilities

Toilets available
Including facilities for the disabled and a first aid post
Cafes
Beach kiosks and licensed restaurants
Disabled/wheelchair access to beach available

Activities

Swimming
Surfing
Sea canoeing
Windsurfing and fishing; zoned
Surfing instruction and equipment hire; 18-hole municipal golf course at Les Mielles together with a driving range and crazy golf course

Nature and Wildlife

La Mielle de Morville. adjacent to Kempt Tower. is a pleasant place to walk and the starting point for longer circular routes. The sand dunes support over 400 plant species. The Les Mielles Conservation Area is designated to conserve and protect the dune

Water Quality

Excellent

Lifeguard

Yes

Cleaning and Litter

Cleaned daily between May and September. bins provided. but they must be kept on a lead and fouling cleared.

Dogs

Dogs allowed on the beach.

Awards and Recommendations

Marine Conservation Society Recommended

Tourist Information

For more information about the area visit: www.jtourism.com/ Jersey Tourism Liberation Square St Helier Tel: 01534 500700

Location

Nearest town: St Aubyns
County: Jersey
Latitude/Longitude: 49.2298, -2.23537

Access

By road head to the west coast and follow signs for St Ouens. Access via slipways and steps.

Public Transport

Bus number 12 + 12a runs to St Ouen's Bay

Parking

Many car parks along the length of the bay.

Accomodation Links

Hotels and Guest Houses in St Aubyns