The Beach Guide

St Mildreds Bay

St Mildreds Bay - Kent

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St Mildred's Bay is a small sandy beach adjacent to the seaside town of Westgate, within easy walking distance of Margate. The beach is backed by cliffs and a promenade and has a cafe/restaurant, beach chalets, deck chairs for hire and a tidal pool at the far end.

Type of beach

Sand & rock

Lifeguard service


Dogs friendly beach?

Dogs banned from 1st May to 30th Sept from 10am to 6pm.

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  • Cafe/restaurant
  • Facilities

    • Slipway

    Nearest town



    CT8 8AU

    OS grid ref.

    TR 3266 7039

    Water quality

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    St Mildreds Bay Reviews


    Sharon Azani
    Jul 15th 2019

    When we were children my parents rented a house for the summer holidays including a beach hut on St Mildreds Bay. It was wonderful & in September I have plans to visit it again just after my 70th birthday. I am so excited!!!!

    What did we get wrong?