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West Wittering Beach

Open Now: 9:00 AM - 8:30 PM
Open today: 9:00 AM - 8:30 PM
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Sand everywhere!

We went one Sunday, we had to pay £8.50 to park the car but it's right on the beach so you don't... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
Basingstoke, England, United Kingdom
Go in September and have the beach to yourself!

Everyone knows this is a really beautiful beach, but you have probably heard all the horror stories... read more

Reviewed 5 days ago
Tenterden, United Kingdom
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  • Average6%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible4%
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“lovely beach”(90 reviews)
“east head”(63 reviews)
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Reviewed 3 days ago

We went one Sunday, we had to pay £8.50 to park the car but it's right on the beach so you don't have too far to carry all your stuff down to the sea. We had lunch at the cafe which was alright, don't bother...More

Thank yumyum1962
Reviewed 5 days ago

Everyone knows this is a really beautiful beach, but you have probably heard all the horror stories about traffic! Apparently they are true, so we decided to leave our visit until September... it was great, blue skies, warm sea and great for Sand castles..... if...More

Thank Serentmw
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Went here with my kids and was very impressed by the sandy vast beach and clear clean seas. Lifeguards on duty. Couldn’t of hoped for a more perfect day out with my boys 😎

Thank Julie D
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

With the weather being so fabulous this Summer, we've visited 7 times so far this year from June to September. We love the walk around East Head because it changes with the tide. We usually have a swim. The Fish and Chips are excellent from...More

Thank susieseahorse
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Fine soft sand and sand dunes make this beach one of the best. Lifeguards on duty. Very popular at weekends so aim to get there before 10. Lots of complaints about the cost of parking for the day (£7-8.50) and the queues can move very...More

Thank Geniuslg
Reviewed 1 week ago

Have been several times now andalways enjoyed it. Gets super busy, so aim to get there early. Now car parking can be paid for with a contactless card, which is a great help. Can be quite windy. Several shops in the area, including those that...More

Thank meche0009
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Lovely and lean beach, well located, its dunes and water are great to spend a family day. The beach access needs to do the payment of £ 6 which is worth paying if you spend the whole day. The beach has limited bathing areas, for...More

Thank felixirigoyen78
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

went to west wittering beach this weekend lovely sandy beach with a really nice cafe on site only downfall is the £8.50 parking charge they must be making a fortune

Thank adam w
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I have been using this beach since my children were young some 40 years. At first the parking was free for a few years then a £1 it has kept place with inflation! However, you get parking for 5,000 or so cars, life guards in...More

5  Thank DAVIDMS20050
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Fantastic safe clean and dog friendly areas Not loaded with stupid restrictions like some ( Bournemouth) this really is a beach for all people ! Swimmers,boarders,wind surfers, dog owners, Love it and will be back time and time again

Thank DinerSouthsea
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13 August 2018|
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Response from ShrewsburySal | Reviewed this property |
I'd bike there. It's less than an hour. You will get completely stuck in traffic at this time of year. Enjoy the beautiful coast.
5 August 2018|
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Response from MG_Madd | Reviewed this property |
No But you can buy some
4 August 2018|
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Response from Julie F | Reviewed this property |
Very anti social. I would bbq on the grassed parking area where most people picnic