Viking Bay in Broadstairs is a 300 metre sandy horse-shoe shaped bay, with cliff-top promenade, harbour pier and boardwalk. The small harbour is home to working boats, an active sailing club and resort facilities.
Beach type: sand
Nearest town: Broadstairs
Local authority: Kent County Council
OS Grid Reference: TR399676
Thanet Visitor Information Service
The Droit House
Phone 01843 577 577
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Forecast for Friday 23 March
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Important! Tide times are for the nearest measurement point and may not be accurate for this location. You should not rely on these times for anything other than a broad indication of when the tide will be at its highest or lowest.
In particular, these tide times are not suitable for navigational use. Accurate tide forecasts require complex calculations and detailed local information. If you intend to engage in any activity for which tidal information is important for safety reasons (including sailing, powerboating, diving, and surfing) then you should obtain professional data.
Looking out to sea over Broadstairs’ Viking Bay, the Royal Albion has a magnificent location, on the seafront, yet also close to the heart of the town. The Royal Albion was originally built in 1760 and Charles Dickens was a regular visitor. Details...
Built in 1801 and home of Charles Dickens, Bleak House Broadstairs is rich of historic and cultural interest. Guests can enjoy the hotel’s private gardens or reach the sandy Viking Bay, which is 5 minutes’ walk away. Details...
Featuring free WiFi and a restaurant, Bayside Guesthouse offers accommodation in Broadstairs. Guests can enjoy the on-site bar. Rooms come with a flat-screen TV. Certain rooms have a seating area where you can relax. Details...
Around 5 minutes’ walk from the beach and harbour, Aria House Luxury Bed and Breakfast in Broadstairs offers elegant accommodation on the Thanet coast. The 5-star rated Aria House provides free parking and WiFi and a full breakfast menu. Details...
This flint-fronted bed and breakfast was built in 1860, and is a 5-minute walk from Viking Bay. Free Wi-Fi is available throughout the building, and you have free use the hotel’s private beach hut. Guests receive a welcome drink upon arrival. Details...
Situated on Ramsgate's East Cliff, this Comfort Inn features a beauty salon, a gym, a sauna and ample free parking. Some of the en suite rooms have sea views and a balcony. Free WiFi is available throughout. Details...
Albert Villas is a wonderful, mid-terrace cottage in Broadstairs, a short walk from the beach, accessed only on foot in an historic courtyard tucked away from the hustle and bustle of the town. Details...
Redwood is a fabulous, detached property located close to the heart of Broadstairs and within a minute walk of Stone Bay, and can sleep eight people. This cottage has a super king-size double bedroom, a ground floor king-size double bedroom, a single bedroom with an additional pull-out truckle bed (can be twin on request), a ground floor room with bunks, a wet room with basin and WC, a ground floor bathroom, a separate, ground floor WC, a ground floor shower room, a kitchen with dining area, a utility, a sitting room with an electric fire and a children's playroom. Details...
Stone Bay Apartment is a ground floor apartment, with its own entrance, in the historic, coastal town of Broadstairs in Kent. This apartment sleeps four people in two double bedrooms. The apartment also has a bathroom, kitchen with dining area and a sitting room. Details...
Tia?s Retreat is a wonderful, ground floor, self-catering apartment in Broadstairs. The property has one double bedroom and a shower room. There is also a charming open plan living space with a kitchen, a dining area set in a deep bay window, and a sitting area. Details...
Taylor's Retreat is a very well-presented lower ground floor apartment located in the centre of Broadstairs in Kent, moments from local amenities and less than ten minutes' walk from the beach. Details...
Lily Cottage is a semi-detached cottage in the Kent coastal town of Ramsgate. This cottage sleeps six people in three bedrooms, consisting of one double with a pull-out child's bed, one twin, which can be made into a double, and a single room, as well as a bathroom. Details...