The Main Sands beach in Margate is a lovely sandy beach that is about 200 meters in length. It has a nice promenade and boardwalks where you can enjoy a nice walk.

This beach is very popular with visitors to Margate as it is only a few minutes away from the main town and the Margate train station. On the beach you can find a tidal bathing pool and a range of childrens amusements and rides.

Facilities within the vicinity of the beach include shops, bars, cafes and restaurants, amusements and a first aid station. There are usually sun loungers and deckchairs that are available to hire should you need one with prices ranging from between £2 – £4.

There are accessible toilets as well as disabled access to the beach. There is usually a lifeguard on the beach from May through to September.

Main Sands Beach
Marine Terrace, Margate, CT9 1XJ
Tel: 01843 577577

Photograph By: Funk Dooby