Canvey Island - Thorney Bay
Thorney Bay beach is a small, sheltered sandy beach on Canvey Island. To the rear of the beach is a large flat grassy area with a play park, ideal when the kids have had enough of making sand castles (for which the sand here is particularly good!)
The beach faces into the River Thames estuary a few miles upstream from the sea. There are great views across to the Kent coast across the river and it is an ideal spot for watching the ships come and go up the Thames.
Type of beach
Dogs friendly beach?
No dog restrictions.
- Amusement arcade
- Wind surfing
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TQ 7954 8253
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Canvey Island - Thorney Bay Reviews
Samantha KockozAug 06th 2020
Lovely clean sunny sandy beach
JuneJul 19th 2020
Lovely safe beach clean n great facilities 1st visit look forward to future visits
Walking 4 Choc Retriever Labradors
ColinMay 20th 2020
Really liked it, clean and a Sun Trap sheltered by any Wind.
Also Coastal path away to other places to explore, Path is on the beach side of the sea wall. So watch high tides.