The Beach Guide

Best beaches in Alderney

Below are a list of the top 10 beaches in Alderney as selected by the users of the Beach Guide website.

The current most popular beach in Alderney is Corblets. If you would like to have your say on which are the best beaches in Alderney just follow the link to the beach and vote by clicking the star ratings at the top right of the page.

  • Corblets Beach © Colin Park | BY-SA

    1. Corblets Beach

    This beautiful, sandy beach lies on the north coast of Alderney. At low tide it links up with nearby Arch Bay, whilst at high tide the link between these two beaches is cut off by rocks. When the tide goes out there are plenty of rockpools…

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  • Braye Bay © Andree Stephan | BY-SA

    2. Braye Bay

    The beach at Braye Bay is situated on the northern fringes of the Channel Islands. Set near the northern tip of Alderney, the northernmost inhabited Channel Island Braye Bay in turn also faces north with a wide, open channel to the sea.…

    Lifeguarded beach
  • Saye Beach © Ali Thornton | BY-SA

    3. Saye Beach

    Saye Beach is actually pronounced 'Soy' and is located on the picturesque Alderney in the Channel Islands. Alderney is the northernmost of these inhabited islands and although there are many beaches dotted around, this is one of the the…

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  • Longis Bay © Colin Park | BY-SA

    4. Longis Bay

    Situated on Alderney,s sheltered south-east coast is Longis Bay. This wide crescent of south facing sand is bounded to the east by Raz Island which is home to Fort Raz. This was heavily fortified during World War II and there are also…

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  • Platte Saline Beach © Peter | BY-SA

    5. Platte Saline Beach

    Platte Saline is a crescent-shaped, shingle beach on the north-west coast of Alderney. The beach is backed by low sand dunes, a few houses and tennis courts. The beach here is especially popular with sea-anglers who can often be spotted…

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