Greatstone Beach

Greatstone Beach – The sandy beach at Greatstone is quite flat and stretches from north to south for over two miles backed by sand dunes. At low tide you can have upto half a mile walk to the sea.

Greatstone beach provides safe sea bathing in the haven of Romney Bay and miles of fine sand, dunes that are a Site of Special Scientific Interest (SSI) with many rare species of plants, good wide beach for beach sports.

The beach is popular with wind based water sports including windsurfing and kitesurfing. The land aspects of the beach provides a wide compact area suitable for kite buggies and land yatching.

The beach is also popular with horse riders.

Facilities include car park, public toilets, pub and shops opposite the car park..

Greatstone Beach has dog restrictions.
Greatstone beach has dog restrictions in place for parts of the beach during the summer.

Why not check other beaches nearby as we have 2 beaches at New Romney, 46 beaches in Kent, or check our list of Kent Dog Friendly Beaches.

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7 Day Weather Forecast

Expect a temp in the range 6.1℃ to 7.7℃ with wind speed 1.5 m/sec (NNE)
Thursday, Dec 01partlycloudy_night
Expect a temp in the range 6.5℃ to 7.5℃ with wind speed 2.7 m/sec (N)
Friday, Dec 02rain
Expect a temp in the range 6.7℃ to 6.9℃ with wind speed 1.7 m/sec (ENE)
Saturday, Dec 03cloudy
Expect a temp in the range 5.4℃ to 5.6℃ with wind speed 6.7 m/sec (ENE)
Sunday, Dec 04rain
Expect a temp in the range 3.4℃ to 4.1℃ with wind speed 4.9 m/sec (ENE)
Monday, Dec 05lightrain
Expect a temp in the range 4.8℃ to 5.7℃ with wind speed 3.4 m/sec (ESE)
Tuesday, Dec 06cloudy
Expect a temp in the range 5.1℃ to 5.8℃ with wind speed 3.5 m/sec (E)

New Romney weather forecast from Yr, delivered by the Norwegian Meteorological Institute and NRK

Greatstone Beach Tide Times

Tide times are available at around 600 locations and the closest location to Greatstone Beach is at Dungeness 5.63 km (3.50 miles) away. Tides are displayed beneath for up to 7 days and we list both high and low water times along with the height. These times are not adjusted for BST.

Wed 30 Nov
   High Tide at 03:12 (Height 6.85m)
   Low Tide at 10:31 (Height 2.03m)
   High Tide at 16:00 (Height 6.46m)
   Low Tide at 23:00 (Height 2.40m)
Thu 01 Dec
   High Tide at 04:23 (Height 6.58m)
   Low Tide at 11:41 (Height 2.16m)
   High Tide at 17:23 (Height 6.29m)
Fri 02 Dec
   Low Tide at 00:13 (Height 2.49m)
   High Tide at 05:40 (Height 6.50m)
   Low Tide at 12:53 (Height 2.10m)
   High Tide at 18:41 (Height 6.34m)
Sat 03 Dec
   Low Tide at 01:26 (Height 2.37m)
   High Tide at 06:54 (Height 6.62m)
   Low Tide at 14:05 (Height 1.89m)
   High Tide at 19:45 (Height 6.54m)
Sun 04 Dec
   Low Tide at 02:33 (Height 2.13m)
   High Tide at 07:55 (Height 6.86m)
   Low Tide at 15:11 (Height 1.67m)
   High Tide at 20:37 (Height 6.78m)
Mon 05 Dec
   Low Tide at 03:33 (Height 1.88m)
   High Tide at 08:46 (Height 7.09m)
   Low Tide at 16:08 (Height 1.50m)
   High Tide at 21:21 (Height 6.98m)
Tue 06 Dec
   Low Tide at 04:26 (Height 1.67m)
   High Tide at 09:32 (Height 7.26m)
   Low Tide at 16:55 (Height 1.42m)
   High Tide at 22:00 (Height 7.16m)

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