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Whitstable West Beach

Kent, England

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A popular seaside town and shingle beach owned by the Whitstable Oyster Company.

Good range of local shops, restaurants and a small harbour from which a local shellfishing fleet operates. The Neptune pub sits virtually on the beach, and is a nice spot for a pint and lunch.

Whitstable West Beach is adjacent to the Kent Coastline Walk.


Weather and tides for Friday 29 September

Chance of rain 8%
Max temp. 20°C
(feels like 17°C)
Wind 11mph
Max UV Index
Chance of rain 1%
Min temp. 10°C
(feels like 9°C)
Wind 7mph

The tide at Whitstable West Beach is currently falling. Low tide will be at approximately 7:57 PM, and the next high tide will be at approximately 1:57 AM tomorrow.

Approximate sea surface temperature:   17.8°C  

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Recommended holiday cottages near Whitstable West Beach

Things to do and see in the area

Whitstable SUP (0.2 miles)
Whitstable Town Centre (0.5 miles)
The Black Dog (0.6 miles)
Playhouse Theatre Whitstable (0.6 miles)
Whitstable Harbour (0.7 miles)
Tankerton Slopes (1.4 miles)
The Tankerton Arms (1.5 miles)

Places to eat near Whitstable West Beach

Birdies (380 yards)
Harbour Street Tapas (340 yards)

All distances are approximate

Other beaches nearby

Location: Lower Island, Whitstable

Location type: Urban

OS Grid: TR099659

County: Kent

Country: England

Local Authority: Canterbury

Nearest postcode: CT5 1FB

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Visitor information for Whitstable West Beach, Kent, England. Weather, tides, visitor comments, beach facilities, photos, nearest postcode, beach information and nearby accommodation.

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