Looking across Ramsgate harbour with boats to the arches built within the wall of the road
Ramsgate Royal Harbour

The Tide is Turning


We look forward to welcoming you to our beautiful resorts. Please help us to Respect, Protect and Enjoy the Isle for both our visitors and local residents. Everyone is working hard to offer you the best experience  

Our 16 beaches and bays are beautiful and we are proud of them. Plan your visit checking how busy they are with the new Beach Check App and please help us to keep them that way, taking your litter away with you or putting in the bins provided. Leave only footprints in the sand

Please respect our local communities by parking sensibly in designated car parks or parking areas, keeping plenty of access for local residents and emergency vehicles

To help you visit and stay with confidence, check out the venues that have signed up to VisitEngland’s ‘We’re Good To Go’ 

Our accommodation providers (Hotels, B&Bs, Campsites and Self-Catering), attractions and venues have been working hard to ensure their properties are safe for staff and you, their guests. 

Look for those properties that have the VisitEngland ‘We’re Good to Go’ mark, details of which can be found on the VisitBritain website here 

If you are visiting our beaches and bays, please 'Respect, Protect and Enjoy' and be Beach Aware 

For visit inspiration, watch our short film and follow us on social media

Our Visitor Information Centre team are able to respond to face-to-face, telephone, email and social media enquiries Wednesday - Sunday 10am-5pm

Please refer to the current Government Roadmap to reopening and NHS guidelines for further information