"Sittin' on the dock of the bay"

Walpole Bay Beach

The bathing water is a resort beach on the north Kent coast near to Margate. It is a gently shelving sandy beach with a lido at the western end and tidal pool at the eastern end. There are extensive underwater rock formations just offshore along the length of the beach which are exposed at low water. A promenade sits above the beach with small cliffs behind.

Beach type: Sand

Nearest town: Margate

Local authority: Kent County Council

OS Grid Reference: TR366714

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Things to see and do near Walpole Bay Beach

  • Bugsys (0m)
  • Pick n Paint a Pot (0m)
  • Junk Deluxe (1m)
  • The Shell Grotto (1m)
  • Old Town Hall Local History Museum (1m)
  • Drapers Mill (1m)
  • Walley World Indoor Adventure Playground (1m)
  • Strokes Adventure Golf (1m)
  • Ollies Childrens Indoor Play Centre (1m)
  • Revolution Skatepark (2m)
  • Crampton Tower Museum (3m)
  • Bumble Beez (3m)
  • Dickens House Museum (3m)
  • Lillyputt Mini Golf (3m)
  • The Spitfire and Hurricane Memorial Museum (4m)
  • Powell-Cotton Museum (4m)
  • Lazer Rush Outdoor (4m)
  • Jungle Jims (4m)
  • Powell Cotton Museum, Quex House and Gardens (4m)
  • Ramsgate Tunnels (4m)
  • Ramsgate Motor Museum (4m)
  • Sea Searcher Boat Trips (4m)
  • Maritime Museum, Ramsgate (4m)

Tourist Information

Margate
Thanet Visitor Information Service
The Droit House
Stone Pier
Kent
England
CT9 1JD

Phone 01843 577 577
Email visitorinformation@thanet.gov.uk
http://www.visitthanet.co.uk/

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Weather

Forecast for Tuesday 16 October

06:00


Chance of rain 4%
Max temp. 15°C
(feels like 14°C)
Wind 3mph, gusting to 5mph.
SE
Pressure 1016
Humidity 97%
UV Index n/a
Air Quality

09:00


Chance of rain 0%
Max temp. 18°C
(feels like 16°C)
Wind 3mph, gusting to 5mph.
SSW
Pressure 1017
Humidity 73%
UV Index
Air Quality

12:00


Chance of rain 0%
Max temp. 19°C
(feels like 17°C)
Wind 3mph, gusting to 5mph.
SSW
Pressure 1017
Humidity 67%
UV Index
Air Quality

15:00


Chance of rain 0%
Max temp. 19°C
(feels like 16°C)
Wind 4mph, gusting to 5mph.
SSW
Pressure 1016
Humidity 72%
UV Index
Air Quality

18:00


Chance of rain 0%
Max temp. 15°C
(feels like 14°C)
Wind 3mph, gusting to 5mph.
SW
Pressure 1018
Humidity 87%
UV Index n/a
Air Quality

21:00


Chance of rain 3%
Max temp. 15°C
(feels like 14°C)
Wind 2mph, gusting to 4mph.
SW
Pressure 1018
Humidity 92%
UV Index n/a
Air Quality
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A sandy beach with some rocks and a tidal bathing pool. Plenty of activities for watersports enthusiasts, and entertainments and amenities for all the family make this a popular beach.

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