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Cooden Beach Beach

Bexhill, East Sussex

There beach provides a long sandy foreshore ideal for walkers. The area is popular with kite and windsurfers which is separate to the bathing area. An 8 knot speed limit applies.

Beach Type



First aid post
Toilets(including disabled) campsite and caravan park


Jetskiing and windsurfing

Nature and Wildlife

There is an SSSI and RAMSAR site nearby. There is the National cycle route 2 to pevensey nearby.

Water Quality




Cleaning and Litter

The beach is cleaned 4 times a week during the summer season. as are litter bins.


Dogs are allowed on the beach and dog bins are provided.

Awards and Recommendations

Quality Coast Award
Marine Conservation Society Recommended

Tourist Information

Battle & Bexhill Tourist Information Centre. Battle Abbey Gatehouse. Battle. East Sussex. TN33 0AD. Tel:01424 773721 Fax: 01424 773436. email: [email protected]


Nearest town: Bexhill
County: East Sussex
Latitude/Longitude: 50.8311, 0.435634
Postcode: TN39 3DJ
(postcode is for sat-nav purposes only, and may not represent the actual address of the beach)

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Cooden beach rail station adjoins beach.

Nearest Railway Stations

Cooden Beach (Less than half a mile away)
Collington (About a mile and a half away)
Bexhill (Approx. 2 miles away)
Normans Bay (Approx. 2 miles away)
Pevensey Bay (Approx. 4 miles away)

Important! Distances are as the crow (or seagull) flies. Road distances may be considerably longer, especially at estuary locations.


There is free parking for around 100 cars.

Nearby Car Parks

The Gorses, Bexhill (Unknown stay).
About 0.4 miles away
Cooden Beach Station, Bexhill (Unknown stay).
About 0.4 miles away
Little Common (Birk Dale), Bexhill (Unknown stay).
About 0.9 miles away
Broad Oak Park, Bexhill (Unknown stay).
About 1.4 miles away
Wainwright Road, Bexhill (Long stay).
About 1.5 miles away
Beeching Close, Bexhill (Unknown stay).
About 1.5 miles away
De La Warr Pavilion, Bexhill (Long stay).
About 1.7 miles away
Eversley Road, Bexhill (Long stay).
About 1.8 miles away
Manor Barn, Bexhill (Unknown stay).
About 2.2 miles away
St Mary's Recreation Ground, Bexhill (Unknown stay).
About 2.2 miles away

Accomodation Links

Hotels and Guest Houses in Bexhill