The Beach Guide

West Wittering Beach

West Wittering is a large and unspoilt sandy beach with excellent views of Chichester harbour and the South Downs.

Good facilities, extensive grasslands and tidal pools make this a popular choice for families. Kite surfing and windsurfing, beach huts and internationally recognised wildlife and birdlife.

Type of beach


Lifeguard service


Dogs friendly beach?

Bins are provided and dog free zones are in place from May to September. Dog bins are available all year round.

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  • Cafe/restaurant
  • Facilities

    • Lost child centre

    Nearest town



    PO20 8AU

    OS grid ref.

    SZ 7691 9794

    Water quality

    Water quality star rating


    Blue Flag AwardMarine Conservation Society Recommended

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