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Sandown - Yaverland Beach

Sandown, Isle of Wight

Yaverland on the Isle of Wight is a south east facing beach with white sands, sheltered seas and a little shack for ice creams, cups of tea and buckets and spades. It's backed by a holiday park and a zoo.

Beach Type

Sand

Facilities

Therea re toilets
Kiosks and cafes

Activities

Swimming
Watersports
Visiting the zoo or the nearby museum

Nature and Wildlife

Wander down the beach to nearby Sandown.

Water Quality

Excellent

Lifeguard

No

Awards and Recommendations

Quality Coast Award
Marine Conservation Society Recommended

Tourist Information

8 High Street Sandown Isle of Wight PO36 8DA 01983 813818 www.islandbreaks.co.uk

Location

Nearest town: Sandown
County: Isle of Wight
Latitude/Longitude: 50.66, -1.13547
Postcode: PO36 8QB
(postcode is for sat-nav purposes only, and may not represent the actual address of the beach)

Explore more of the area around Sandown, Isle of Wight at Explore Britain.

Access

Signposted from Sandown or left off the A3055 if approaching Sandown from the North.

Public Transport

Bus services are operated by Southern Vectis (01983 532373) Sandown has a train station. you can even buy a through-ticket from London Waterloo to Sandown.

Nearest Railway Stations

Sandown (About a mile away)
Brading (About a mile and a half away)
Lake (About a mile and a half away)
Shanklin (Approx. 3 miles away)
Smallbrook Junction (Approx. 4 miles away)

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

Parking

Parking available

Nearby Car Parks

Yaverland, Sandown (Long stay).
About 0.1 miles away
Isle of Wight Zoo, Sandown (Unknown stay).
About 0.1 miles away
Dinosaur Isle, Sandown (Unknown stay).
About 0.3 miles away
Fort Street, Sandown (Long stay).
About 0.6 miles away
Station Avenue, Sandown (Long stay).
About 0.9 miles away
St Johns Road, Sandown (Short stay).
About 0.9 miles away
Bembridge Down (Barrier), Culver Cliff (Unknown stay).
About 1 miles away
Bembridge Down (Fort), Culver Cliff (Unknown stay).
About 1.1 miles away
Bembridge Down (BBQ), Culver Cliff (Unknown stay).
About 1.1 miles away
Bembridge Down (Middle), Sandown (Unknown stay).
About 1.2 miles away

Accomodation Links

Hotels and Guest Houses in Sandown