Lydden Spout Beach (Samphire Hoe)

Another secluded beach situated under the famous white cliffs of Dover. The beach is mainly shingle but at low tide a few patches of sand can be found between the rockpools.

Like neighbouring Abbot’s Cliff beach there is a risk of rock falls from the cliff face here so it is advised to sit away from the cliffs.

Also known as:

Samphire Hoe

Type of beach

Sand & shingle

Lifeguard service

No

Dogs friendly beach?

Dogs allowed

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Activities

  • Rock pooling

Nearest town

Dover

OS grid ref.

TR 2831 3872

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