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Minnis Bay - Kent

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Minnis Bay is a safe and secluded sandy bay with separate areas for swimming and watersports. Plenty of facilities, including a well-equipped children's area. Coastal cycle and walking routes are clearly marked at the entrance to the beach. Popular for windsurfing and kite surfing. Served by an open-top bus in summer.

Type of beach

Sandy

Lifeguard service

Yes

Dogs friendly beach?

Dog bann from 1st May through to 30th September

Kent dog friendly beaches »

Activities

  • Kayaking/canoeing
  • Good fishing
  • Sailing
  • Swimming/bathing
  • Wind surfing

Facilities

  • Cafe/restaurant
  • Toilets
  • Disabled facilities
  • Lost child centre
  • Pub nearby
  • Slipway

Nearest town

Margate

Postcode

CT7 9QR

OS grid ref.

TR 2871 6971

Water quality

Water quality star rating

Awards

Blue Flag Award