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Palm Bay Beach

Margate, Kent

A sandy town beach with a seawater bathing pool.

Beach Type



Toilets and a cafe on the promenade


Jet-ski hire

Nature and Wildlife

On the Thanet coast path with Margate within walking distance.

Water Quality

Not Tested



Tourist Information

MARGATE TIC 12-13 The Parade. Margate Kent. CT9 1EY Tel: +44 (0) 1843 583334


Nearest town: Margate
County: Kent
Latitude/Longitude: 51.3914, 1.41136
Postcode: CT9 3GH
(postcode is for sat-nav purposes only, and may not represent the actual address of the beach)

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Head east out of Margate on the B2051

Public Transport

Local bus services from Margate.

Nearest Railway Stations

Margate (Approx. 2 miles away)
Broadstairs (Approx. 2 miles away)
Dumpton Park (Approx. 3 miles away)
Westgate-on-Sea (Approx. 3 miles away)
Ramsgate (Approx. 4 miles away)

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


parking available near the bathing pool

Nearby Car Parks

Northdown Park, Margate (Unknown stay).
About 0.6 miles away
Harold Road, Margate (Long stay).
About 0.6 miles away
Dalby Square, Margate (Unknown stay).
About 0.8 miles away
Trinity Square, Margate (Long stay).
About 1.1 miles away
College Square/Walk, Margate (Short/Medium/Long stay).
About 1.2 miles away
Mill Lane, Margate (Long stay).
About 1.3 miles away
Market Street, Margate (Unknown stay).
About 1.3 miles away
Albert Terrace, Margate (Unknown stay).
About 1.4 miles away
All Saints, Margate (Unknown stay).
About 1.6 miles away
Joss Bay, Broadstairs (Long stay).
About 1.7 miles away

Accomodation Links

Hotels and Guest Houses in Margate