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Totland Bay Beach

Totland, Isle of Wight

This sand and shingle beach is set in a bay and is a favourite for families with young children.

Beach Type



Toilets (including disabled toilets)
Camp site and beach huts are all available


Jet ski-ing
And windsurfing

Nature and Wildlife

Explore the local coastline including a natural trust centre and the needles pleasure park.

Water Quality




Cleaning and Litter

The beach is cleaned daily during the summer months. and monthly during winter. Litter bins are also available. Dogs are banned between May and September - dog litter bins are provided for other times.

Awards and Recommendations

Quality Coast Award
Marine Conservation Society Recommended

Tourist Information

Isle of Wight Main Tourist Centre. Tel: 01983 823366.


Nearest town: Totland
County: Isle of Wight
Latitude/Longitude: 50.6821, -1.54418
Postcode: PO39 0BQ
(postcode is for sat-nav purposes only, and may not represent the actual address of the beach)

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


The beach can be accessed by car from the town centre using the narrow road which passes through low lying cliffs.

Public Transport

Local public transportation is by bus service only.

Nearest Railway Stations

Lymington Town (Approx. 5 miles away)
Lymington Pier (Approx. 5 miles away)
Sway (Approx. 7 miles away)
New Milton (Approx. 7 miles away)
Hinton Admiral (Approx. 9 miles away)

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


Free parking is available at this beach.

Nearby Car Parks

Freshwater Bay, Freshwater (Unknown stay).
About 0 miles away
Broadway, Totland (Unknown stay).
About 0.2 miles away
Colwell Bay, Colwell (Long stay).
About 0.5 miles away
Avenue Road, Freshwater (Long stay).
About 0.7 miles away
Moa Place, Freshwater (Long stay).
About 0.9 miles away
Highdown, Totland (Unknown stay).
About 0.9 miles away
Gate Lane - Freshwater Bay, Freshwater (Long stay).
About 1.7 miles away
Freshwater Cliffs, Freshwater Bay (Unknown stay).
About 1.9 miles away
Fort Victoria, Norton (Unknown stay).
About 2 miles away
River Road, Yarmouth (Long stay).
About 2.4 miles away

Accomodation Links

Hotels and Guest Houses in Totland