Alderney Destination Guide

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Explore Alderney Beaches and Coastline

Alderney is the northernmost of the inhabited Channel Islands and is part of the Bailiwick of Guernsey. At 5 km (3 miles) long, 2.4 km (1 1⁄2 miles) wide, with an area of 8 km2 (3 square miles), this is the third-largest island of the Channel Islands.

Alderney is similar to the other Channel Islands in having sheer cliffs broken by stretches of sandy beach and dunes. The highest point is on the central plateau of the island at 90 metres (296 feet ).

Alderney Coast Map


Want some ideas on where to visit?

Every favourite location must be visited for the first time. Want some ideas, why not check out the below small selection of coastal locations, including beaches, activities, things to see and do, and places to stay and eat:

Saye Beach

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Clonque Beach

Corblets Beach

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Braye Bay Beach

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Longis Bay Beach

Alderney lighthouse

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Platte Saline Beach

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