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Sandgate Beach Beach

Hythe, Kent

A quiet beach, suitable for fishing.

Beach Type



Fish and chips and pubs
There are toilets and a promenade


A good spot for fishing

Nature and Wildlife

Explore the town and shops

Water Quality




Awards and Recommendations

Marine Conservation Society Recommended

Tourist Information

Hythe TIC. En Route Building. Red Lion Square. Kent 01303 267799


Nearest town: Hythe
County: Kent
Latitude/Longitude: 51.0702, 1.12351
Postcode: CT21 5RJ
(postcode is for sat-nav purposes only, and may not represent the actual address of the beach)

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Situated on the A259 between Hythe and Folkestone.

Public Transport

Bus service 711 travels between Hythe and Folkestone

Nearest Railway Stations

Folkestone West (Approx. 2 miles away)
Folkestone Central (Approx. 2 miles away)
Sandling (Approx. 3 miles away)
Westenhanger (Approx. 4 miles away)
Kearsney (Kent) (Approx. 8 miles away)

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


A small car park for about 15 cars on the front with more spaces available in town and on the street.

Nearby Car Parks

Sandgate Esplande, Folkestone (Unknown stay).
About 0.1 miles away
Sea Point, Hythe (Long stay).
About 0.1 miles away
Wilberforce Road, Sandgate (Long stay).
About 0.8 miles away
Gough Road, Sandgate (Unknown stay).
About 1.1 miles away
Castle Road, Sandgate (Long stay).
About 1.1 miles away
Golden Valley, Folkestone (Long stay).
About 1.3 miles away
Princes Parade West, Hythe (Unknown stay).
About 1.3 miles away
Broomfield Road, Cheriton (Unknown stay).
About 1.4 miles away
Weymouth Road, Folkestone (Unknown stay).
About 1.5 miles away
Folkestone West Station, Folkestone (Long stay).
About 1.6 miles away

Accomodation Links

Hotels and Guest Houses in Hythe