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Vazon Beach

St Peter Port, Guernsey

This wide crescent of lovely clean sand gets the sun from early morning until sunset. It is a very popular family beach and is excellent for beach games. There are often good conditions for surfing.

Beach Type



Toilets (including disabled)
Slipway and cafe/restaurant


Windsurfing and Sea Canoeing

Nature and Wildlife

The Fort Hommet Headland at the northern end of the beach is a nature conservation area of considerable interest. both historically and for its wildlife with 10 rare plant species found here. The start of the 14km coastal cycle path is located approximate

Water Quality




Cleaning and Litter

Beach cleaned daily in summer. Litter bins and dog bins are available.


Dogs are not permitted on beach 1st May to 30th Sep.

Awards and Recommendations

Marine Conservation Society Recommended

Tourist Information

States of Guernsey Tourist Board. PO Box 23. St Peter Port. Guernsey. GY1 3AN -


Nearest town: St Peter Port
County: Guernsey
Latitude/Longitude: 49.1761, -2.22181


Vazon is located in the centre of the west coast of the Island. halfway between Pembroke in the north and Pleinmont in the south.

Public Transport

Vazon is located on the circular coastal routes - 7. and 7A. and also to and from St Peter Port on routes 3 and 3A. Both services run regularly all day.


free parking upto 1000 spaces.

Accomodation Links

Hotels and Guest Houses in St Peter Port