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Bexhill Beach

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Bexhill Beach - East Sussex

© Sharon Webster

The traditional south coast seaside resort of Bexhill is maybe not in its prime these days but it is still a good spot for a family day at the beach.

Those of you familiar with the beaches of Sussex will not be surprised to read the beach is mainly shingle held in place by a series of wooden groynes. At low tide a good expanse of fairly hard sand is exposed though.

Bexhill's seaside pedigree is clear with a good long section of promenade not to mention some very nice beach huts.

Type of beach

Sand & shingle

Lifeguard service


Dogs friendly beach?

Dog restrictions are in force on the main town beach from 1 May to 30 September

East Sussex dog friendly beaches »


  • Kayaking/canoeing
  • Crazy golf/putting
  • Jet-skiing
  • Sailing
  • Swimming/bathing
  • Wind surfing


  • Cafe/restaurant
  • Toilets
  • Disabled facilities
  • First aid point
  • Lost child centre
  • Shop
  • Deck chair hire
  • Beach hut hire
  • Slipway
  • Promenade

Nearest town



TN39 3DX

OS grid ref.

TQ 7376 0696

Water quality

Water quality star rating


Quality Coast Award