Dovercourt Bay Beach | Day Out With The Kids

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Dovercourt Bay Beach

  • Harwich
  • Outdoor
  • All Ages
  • Beaches

Attraction Information

Catch some sun, enjoy strolling along the sea and play in the water at Dovercourt Bay Beach near Harwich.

This sand and shingle beach is a family-friendly location featuring lots of local attractions. You'll have the chance to see two iron cast lighthouses, the port of Felixstowe and Hamford Water National Nature Reserve.

A lazy day at the beach is a firm family favourite - just unwind and enjoy the sun to the sound of kids playing and waves washing on the shore with a quiet “Woosh”. Want more fun? At Dovercourt Bay Beach you'll also find model yacht pond, a boating lake and a skate park. How's that for entertainment!

  • Family-friendly sand & shingle beach
  • Local attractions, including 2 lighthouses
  • Plenty of entertainment to enjoy
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Opening hours

Year round access

Pricing

Free admission

Travel & Contact Information

Address

Lower Marine Parade, Harwich, Essex, CO12 3SS, England

Phone number

Map

Website

Click here to visit Dovercourt Bay Beach's website.

FAQ & Additional Information

Yes, there is parking onsite.

Yes, there are toilets.

No, there are no baby changing facilities.

Yes, you can bring a picnic.

Yes, there is an onsite restaurant and snacks are available.

Yes, Dovercourt Bay Beach is wheelchair friendly.

Dovercourt Bay Beach has not told us if they are fully pushchair friendly.

Dogs are welcome

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