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Old Portsmouth Beach

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Old Portsmouth Beach - Hampshire

© Lewis Clarke and licensed for reuse under this Creative Commons Licence

A shingle beach stretches all the way along the southern end of Portsea Island from Old Portsmouth to Eastney. Old Portsmouth Beach is located in the mouth of Portsmouth harbour, close to the historic old town. Good for fishing and swimming.

Type of beach

Shingle

Lifeguard service

No

Dogs friendly beach?

Dog bins are provided but dogs are banned from the beach during May to September.

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Activities

  • Good fishing
  • Swimming/bathing

Facilities

  • Cafe/restaurant
  • Toilets
  • Disabled facilities
  • Shop
  • Slipway

Nearest town

Portsmouth

Postcode

PO1 2LY

OS grid ref.

SZ 6297 9933

Water quality

Water quality star rating

Awards

Marine Conservation Society Recommended