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Stone Bay Beach

Broadstairs, Kent

A quiet sandy bay with rock pools, backed by chalk cliffs and a promenade. Photo shows the nearby North Foreland lighthouse. Disabled access via

Beach Type



Beach huts for hire
There is diasabled access to this beach

Nature and Wildlife

On the coast path. Broadstairs town is within walking distance.

Water Quality




Cleaning and Litter

The beach is cleaned regularly.


Dogs banned from 1st May to 31st Sept from 10am to 6pm.

Awards and Recommendations

Quality Coast Award
Marine Conservation Society Recommended

Tourist Information

BROADSTAIRS TIC 68 High Street. Broadstairs Kent. CT10 1LH Tel: 01843 577577.


Nearest town: Broadstairs
County: Kent
Latitude/Longitude: 51.3661, 1.44827
Postcode: CT10 1ED
(postcode is for sat-nav purposes only, and may not represent the actual address of the beach)

Explore more of the area around Broadstairs and St Peters, Kent at Explore Britain.


Use the M2/A299 coast route to Margate. then through to Broadstairs. Stone bay is just to the north of the town centre.

Public Transport

Broadstairs has a train station within reasonable walking distance from this Beach.

Nearest Railway Stations

Broadstairs (About a mile away)
Dumpton Park (About a mile and a half away)
Ramsgate (Approx. 2 miles away)
Margate (Approx. 4 miles away)
Westgate-on-Sea (Approx. 5 miles away)

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

Nearby Car Parks

Albion Street, Broadstairs (Unknown stay).
About 0.5 miles away
Broadstairs Harbour, Broadstairs (Long stay).
About 0.5 miles away
Vere Road, Broadstairs (Unknown stay).
About 0.6 miles away
Crofts Place, Broadstairs (Short stay).
About 0.6 miles away
Chandos Square, Broadstairs (Long stay).
About 0.7 miles away
Broadstairs Station, Broadstairs (Long stay).
About 0.7 miles away
St Peters Park Road, Broadstairs (Long stay).
About 0.7 miles away
Joss Bay, Broadstairs (Long stay).
About 0.9 miles away
Dumpton Park Station, Ramsgate (Unknown stay).
About 1.7 miles away
Northdown Park, Margate (Unknown stay).
About 1.8 miles away

Accomodation Links

Hotels and Guest Houses in Broadstairs