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Littlehampton - Coastguard Station Beach

Littlehampton, West Sussex

This is a Seaside award and Blue Flag beach. There is a large expanse of sand and shingle at low tide. Devoted management initiatives have ensured cleanliness and good facilities.

Beach Type

Sand & Shingle

Facilities

Restuarant
Shops
First Aid post and lost child centre
Toilets including disabled

Activities

Swimming
Windsurfing and kite surfing
Power boating
Fishing
Childrens area

Nature and Wildlife

There is the promenade and the town of Littlehampton to explore. or take a river boat to West beach for a walk. West Beach is a Site of Special Scientific Interest (SSSI) due to the natural dune formations that can be seen here. It is also good for wildli

Water Quality

Not Tested

Lifeguard

Yes

Cleaning and Litter

The beach is cleaned daily. Litter bins are provided as are dog bins.

Dogs

although dogs are banned from 1st of May to 30th Sept.

Awards and Recommendations

Blue Flag Beach
Quality Coast Award

Tourist Information

Main TIC at Bognor Regis. Tel: 01903 721866 Email: tourism@arun.gov.uk

Location

Nearest town: Littlehampton
County: West Sussex
Latitude/Longitude: 50.8017, -0.53732
Postcode: BN17 5LH
(postcode is for sat-nav purposes only, and may not represent the actual address of the beach)

Explore more of the area around Littlehampton, West Sussex at Explore Britain.

Access

Via A259 Littlehampton Town Centre follow signs to the sea car parks on seafront.

Public Transport

There is a train station at Little Hampton. Buses are available from the town centre. There is also good taxi services.

Nearest Railway Stations

Littlehampton (Less than a mile away)
Angmering (Approx. 2 miles away)
Ford (Approx. 3 miles away)
Arundel (Approx. 3 miles away)
Goring-by-Sea (Approx. 5 miles away)

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

Parking

There is parking for approx 500 cars. although there is a charge.

Nearby Car Parks

Banjo Road, Littlehampton (Unknown stay).
About 0.1 miles away
Green (East), Littlehampton (Unknown stay).
About 0.2 miles away
Green (West), Littlehampton (Unknown stay).
About 0.2 miles away
West Beach, Littlehampton (Unknown stay).
About 0.2 miles away
Sea Road, Littlehampton (Unknown stay).
About 0.4 miles away
The Wall, Littlehampton (Unknown stay).
About 0.4 miles away
Manor House, Littlehampton (Short stay).
About 0.5 miles away
Surrey Street - South, Littlehampton (Short stay).
About 0.5 miles away
Mewsbrook, Littlehampton (Unknown stay).
About 0.6 miles away
Surrey Street - North, Littlehampton (Unknown stay).
About 0.6 miles away

Accomodation Links

Hotels and Guest Houses in Littlehampton