It is ideal for families with plenty for the children to explore. This is particularly popular for water sports with boards and wet suits available to hire from Joss Bay Surf School. The bay was named after Joss Snelling, the notorious smuggler and head of the Callis Court Gang, who was fined £100 for smuggling at the age of 89!
Broadstairs Joss Bay is adjacent to the Kent Coastline Walk and the Viking Coastal Trail.
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The tide at Broadstairs Joss Bay is currently falling. Low tide will be at approximately 4:31 AM, and the next high tide will be at approximately 10:21 AM.
Today's air pollution levels are forecast to be Low
Approximate sea surface temperature: 15.3°CDetailed weather and tides »
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Stone Bay (0.9 miles)
Viking Bay (1.4 miles)
Kent Surf School (1.4 miles)
Yard of Ale (1.4 miles)
St Peter's Village Tour (1.5 miles)
The Escapement - Margate Escape Rooms (2.5 miles)
CTRL ALT ESC Technology Based Escape Rooms (2.6 miles)
Margate Museum (2.9 miles)
Ramsgate Tunnels (3.2 miles)
The Micro Museum (3.3 miles)
All distances are approximate
less than a mile south as the seagull flies, less than a mile by road.
around 2 miles south as the seagull flies, around 2 miles by road.
around 3 miles south-southwest as the seagull flies, around 4 miles by road.
around 4 miles south-southwest as the seagull flies, around 6 miles by road.
around 3 miles west as the seagull flies, around 4 miles by road.
around 4 miles west as the seagull flies, around 5 miles by road.
around 5 miles west as the seagull flies, around 5 miles by road.
around 5 miles west as the seagull flies, around 6 miles by road.
around 7 miles west as the seagull flies, around 8 miles by road.
less than a mile northwest as the seagull flies, around 2 miles by road.
Location: Kingsgate, Broadstairs
Location type: Urban
OS Grid: TR399701
Local Authority: Thanet
Parish: Broadstairs and St. Peters
Nearest postcode: CT10 3PG
(for sat-nav purposes only, a beach does not have a postal address!)
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