The beach faces south-west across the Solent and is sheltered from the wind by the Isle of Wight. The beach is predominantly shingle with some sand exposed at low tide. A promenade sits above the western side of the beach and behind is a large grassed area with the village of Alverstoke beyond.
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The tide at Stokes Bay is currently falling. Low tide will be at approximately 9:28 PM, and the next high tide will be at approximately 5:06 AM tomorrow.
Today's air pollution levels are forecast to be Low
Approximate sea surface temperature: 11.8°CDetailed weather and tides »
Large car park by the beach - a charge applies.
Dogs not allowed on certain areas May 1st to September 30th - please check beach signs for restrictions.
Beach cleaned regularly.
No lifeguard cover at this beach
Excellent water quality
From £160.00 per week at Sykes Cottages
From £796.00 per week at Holidaycottages.co.uk
From £509.00 per week at Holidaycottages.co.uk
From £474.00 per week at Holidaycottages.co.uk
Luxury Newchurch Cottage
From £976.00 per week at Holidaycottages.co.uk
Niton And Whitwell Cottage
From £523.00 per week at Holidaycottages.co.uk
Gosport Diving Museum (1 miles)
HMS Alliance Submarine (1.5 miles)
Little Woodham Living History Village (1.7 miles)
Commodore Yachting (1.8 miles)
Broad Reach Sailing (1.8 miles)
Nomad Sailing (2 miles)
HMS Warrior 1860 (2.3 miles)
HMS Victory (2.4 miles)
Portsmouth Historic Dockyard (2.4 miles)
The Mary Rose Museum (2.4 miles)
All distances are approximate
around 4 miles northwest as the seagull flies, around 5 miles by road.
Location: Alverstoke, Gosport
Location type: Urban
OS Grid: SZ600980
Local Authority: Gosport
Nearest postcode: PO12 2TR
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