"Sittin' on the dock of the bay"

Stokes Bay Beach

The bathing water is a gently shelving beach in Hampshire on the South coast. The beach faces south-west across the Solent and is sheltered from the wind by the Isle of Wight. The beach is predominantly shingle with some sand exposed at low tide. A promenade sits above the western side of the beach and behind is a large grassed area with the village of Alverstoke beyond.

Beach type: Shingle

Nearest town: Gosport

Local authority: Portsmouth City Council

OS Grid Reference: SZ601978

Awards

Marine Conservation Society Recommended

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Things to see and do near Stokes Bay Beach

  • The 1642 Living History Village (1m)
  • Royal Navy Submarine Museum (1m)
  • Oakleaf Brewing Company Ltd (2m)
  • Little Woodham Living History Village (2m)
  • Royal Garrison Church (2m)
  • Pirate Petes Indoor Play (2m)
  • Clarence Pier (2m)
  • Spinnaker Tower (2m)
  • Miniport at Gunwharf Quays (2m)
  • Bowlplex Portsmouth (2m)
  • Explosion! The Museum of Naval Firepower (2m)
  • Miniport Portsmouth Historic Dockyard (2m)
  • Curious About Portsmouth (2m)
  • Portsmouth Historic Dockyard (2m)
  • Portsmouth City Museum (2m)
  • Blue Reef Aquarium (2m)
  • Portsmouth Indoor Tennis Centre (3m)
  • D-Day Museum and Overlord Embroidery (3m)
  • D Day Museum (3m)
  • Southsea Castle (3m)
  • Fort Brockhurst (3m)
  • Southsea Skatepark (3m)
  • The Pyramids Centre (3m)
  • Made By Me Studio (3m)
  • Catholic Cathedral of St John (3m)
  • Local Haunts Portsmouth (3m)
  • Big Apple Ryde (3m)
  • Planet Ice Isle of Wight (3m)
  • Waterside Pool (3m)
  • Aspex Gallery (3m)

Tourist Information

Gosport
Tourist Information Centre
Bus Station Complex
South Street
Hampshire
England
PO12 1EP

Phone 02392 522 944
Email tourism@gosport.gov.uk
http://www.discovergosport.co.uk/

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Weather

Forecast for Monday 22 October

06:00


Chance of rain 0%
Max temp. 9°C
(feels like 6°C)
Wind 3mph, gusting to 6mph.
NNE
Pressure 1036
Humidity 74%
UV Index n/a
Air Quality

09:00


Chance of rain 0%
Max temp. 9°C
(feels like 7°C)
Wind 4mph, gusting to 6mph.
NNE
Pressure 1038
Humidity 66%
UV Index
Air Quality

12:00


Chance of rain 0%
Max temp. 12°C
(feels like 9°C)
Wind 3mph, gusting to 5mph.
NNE
Pressure 1038
Humidity 50%
UV Index
Air Quality

15:00


Chance of rain 0%
Max temp. 12°C
(feels like 10°C)
Wind 3mph, gusting to 5mph.
NNE
Pressure 1038
Humidity 48%
UV Index
Air Quality

18:00


Chance of rain 0%
Max temp. 10°C
(feels like 8°C)
Wind 2mph, gusting to 4mph.
N
Pressure 1039
Humidity 66%
UV Index n/a
Air Quality

21:00


Chance of rain 0%
Max temp. 8°C
(feels like 6°C)
Wind 2mph, gusting to 3mph.
NNW
Pressure 1039
Humidity 77%
UV Index n/a
Air Quality
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A shingle bay with a gently shelving beach. A large area of grass is adjacent to the beach, suitable for most recreational activities. An area is designated for BBQs.

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