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Walpole Bay

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Walpole Bay - Kent

© Nigel Cox and licensed for reuse under this Creative Commons Licence

Walpole Bay, in Margate, is a long, sandy beach with one of the last tidal pools ever to be built. Popular for a range of activites including swimming and sunbathing. Jet skis are available for hire.

Type of beach

Sandy

Lifeguard service

Yes

Dogs friendly beach?

Dog bann from 1st May through to 30th September

Kent dog friendly beaches »

Activities

  • Crazy golf/putting
  • Jet-skiing
  • Swimming/bathing

Facilities

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

Nearest town

Margate

Postcode

CT9 2PP

OS grid ref.

TR 3670 7141

Water quality

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