Ramsgate Main Sands

Please note, due to COVID-19 restrictions and limitations, some of the facilities listed on this record may have changed. At this beach, the Seasonal lifeguards are still available as usual, and the toilets are still open for use. For more information on changes to visiting our beaches, please click here.


Ramsgate offers a popular long stretch of sandy beach situated right next to the famed Royal Harbour (the only one in the UK) and Marina. With children's amusements, arcades and restaurants offering al fresco dining, the beach area will offer something for everyone and has a real continental feel.

There are seasonal lifeguards, kiosks serving hot and cold food, deck chair and lounger hire, toilets and bay information available if needed to provide you with everything you need for a full day out. 

  • Lifeguards (Saturday 4th July - Sunday 6th September)
  • Deckchair hire 
  • Disabled toilets
  • Disabled access to the beach 
  • Beach wheelchairs are available, further information can be found out by contacting 07432 648275

Dog ban in place from 1st May until 30th September, dogs not permitted at anytime

Seaside Award 2019

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Marine Esplanade
CT11 8LX