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Bordeaux Beach

St Sampson's, Guernsey

This east-facing beach is good for swimming, particularly on a summer morning at high tide, with wonderful views across the sea to the nearby islands of Herm and Jethou. There is also a very picturesque small harbour next to the bay which is a popular spot with painters.

Facilities

Cafes/restaurant
Toilets

Activities

Swimming
Fishing
Boating

Nature and Wildlife

Adjacent to Bordeaux Harbour is the former Bordeaux landfill site which has been transformed into a wonderful nature area and is a popular area for short walks to spot some of the amazing wildlife that has made its home there. Bordeaux nature area is popu

Water Quality

Good

Lifeguard

No

Cleaning and Litter

The beach is cleaned twice a week in the summer and once a week in the winter. by hand. by the Department's contractor.

Dogs

Dog bins present.

Tourist Information

Visit Guernsey Information Centre. North Esplanade. St Peter Port. Guernsey. GY1 3AN. Tel. 01481 723552. www.visitguernsey.com

Location

Nearest town: St Sampson's
County: Guernsey
Latitude/Longitude: 49.1837, -2.19109

Access

Bordeaux is located on the main easterly coast road about 1 kilometre north of the Bridge at St Sampson's.

Public Transport

Bus route 7 and 7A.

Parking

Parking available

Accomodation Links

Hotels and Guest Houses in St Sampson's