St Mildred’s Bay

Beach facilities

View map of beach Parking available Toilets available SSSI Dog friendly Lifeguard cover weekends and bank holidays May 26 to July 1, daily July 7 to September 2 Beach cleaned regularly Good water quality for swimming

Season: autumn

St Mildred’s Bay is sandy, with a promenade and cliffs, as well as good access to the adjacent towns of Westgate and Margate.  There’s a tidal pool for swimming in the clean bathing water, plus seasonal lifeguard cover.  All the main water sports are available to the visitor, including windsurfing, sailing and boating, supported by a slipway.  There’s a cafe / restaurant, beach huts and even deck chairs for hire.  A good visitor location for all the family.

Autumn season photo gallery


What the beach means to Fiona.


The scene at St Mildred’s Bay.