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Ventnor Beach

Ventnor, Isle of Wight

Ventnor is a sandy bay sheltered by cliffs on which the town is built. The beach is maintained and observed by the local longshoreman for its visitors safety.

Beach Type

Sand

Facilities

Toilets
Cafes
Kiosks as well as childrens play areas and deckchair hire

Activities

Swimming
Boating and fishing

Nature and Wildlife

Explore the terraced town of Ventnor with its famous cascade gardens.

Water Quality

Excellent

Lifeguard

Yes

Cleaning and Litter

Beach is cleaned regularly.

Awards and Recommendations

Blue Flag Beach
Quality Coast Award
Marine Conservation Society Recommended

Tourist Information

Sailsbury Gardens Dudley Road Ventnor PO38 01983 813818 http://www.islandbreaks.co.uk/home/tourist_info.asp

Location

Nearest town: Ventnor
County: Isle of Wight
Latitude/Longitude: 50.5921, -1.20595
Postcode: PO38 1JP
(postcode is for sat-nav purposes only, and may not represent the actual address of the beach)

Explore more of the area around Ventnor, Isle of Wight at Explore Britain.

Access

On the South East of the Island. take the coastal road.

Public Transport

Ventnor is served by local Isle of Wight services.

Nearest Railway Stations

Shanklin (Approx. 3 miles away)
Lake (Approx. 4 miles away)
Sandown (Approx. 5 miles away)
Brading (Approx. 7 miles away)
Smallbrook Junction (Approx. 8 miles away)

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

Parking

Parking available

Nearby Car Parks

Eastern Esplanade, Ventnor (Long stay).
About 0.1 miles away
Salisbury Gardens, Ventnor (Unknown stay).
About 0.2 miles away
The Grove, Ventnor (Long stay).
About 0.2 miles away
Pound Lane, Ventnor (Long stay).
About 0.2 miles away
Dudley Road, Ventnor (Long stay).
About 0.2 miles away
La Falaise, Ventnor (Long stay).
About 0.3 miles away
Market Street, Ventnor (Long stay).
About 0.3 miles away
Central (High Street), Ventnor (Short stay).
About 0.3 miles away
Wheelers Bay, Ventnor (Unknown stay).
About 0.4 miles away
Wroxall Down (Middle), Ventnor (Unknown stay).
About 0.7 miles away

Accomodation Links

Hotels and Guest Houses in Ventnor