"Sittin' on the dock of the bay"

Felixstowe - South Beach

Felixstowe is a resort town but is also home to the country's largest container port on the Orwell Estuary. Felixstowe South is a sand and shingle beach gently sloping to the sea in a sheltered bay. There is sand at low tide. The beach is backed by a promenade and gardens.

Beach type: Sand/Shingle

Nearest town: Felixstowe

Local authority: Suffolk

OS Grid Reference: TM298336


Marine Conservation Society Recommended

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Things to see and do near Felixstowe - South Beach

  • Manning's Amusement Park (0m)
  • Funtasia (0m)
  • Landguard Fort (1m)
  • Last Night Of The Proms with the Felixstowe Festival Orchestra (1m)
  • Felixstowe Museum (1m)
  • Felixstowe Museum (2m)
  • MS Brightlingsea (2m)
  • Witenagemot Wines Ltd (4m)

Tourist Information

Tourist Information Centre
91 Undercliff Road West
IP11 2AF

Phone 01394 276770
Email ftic@suffolkcoastal.gov.uk

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Forecast for Sunday 26 May


Chance of rain 5%
Max temp. 16°C
(feels like 14°C)
Wind 2mph, gusting to 4mph.
Pressure 1014
Humidity 78%
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Chance of rain 4%
Max temp. 18°C
(feels like 16°C)
Wind 4mph, gusting to 6mph.
Pressure 1013
Humidity 65%
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Chance of rain 14%
Max temp. 20°C
(feels like 15°C)
Wind 5mph, gusting to 8mph.
Pressure 1011
Humidity 60%
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Chance of rain 10%
Max temp. 18°C
(feels like 15°C)
Wind 4mph, gusting to 7mph.
Pressure 1010
Humidity 75%
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Chance of rain 29%
Max temp. 18°C
(feels like 16°C)
Wind 4mph, gusting to 6mph.
Pressure 1009
Humidity 74%
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Chance of rain 1%
Max temp. 16°C
(feels like 13°C)
Wind 3mph, gusting to 6mph.
Pressure 1011
Humidity 64%
UV Index n/a
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A sand and shingle beach gently sloping to the sea in a sheltered bay. It is backed by a promenade level with the beach and behind the promenade there are gardens. The beach is popular with families.

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