Felixstowe Beach


general information

General Information

The beach at Felixstowe, a former favourite of Edwardian society, is a sand and shingle beach, complete with beach huts, an old pier and traditional amusements. You will also find a series of beautiful sea front gardens lining the shores here.

  • Swimming
  • Windsurfing
  • Sailing and fishing take place at the beach
  • There is zoning for swimming activities
  • There are fairs at Easter and at late May Bank Holiday Weekend
  • And a Carnival in August with a firework display

The beach is great for children.


Beach hut hire

  • A number of privately owned beach huts plus two Council owned huts are available for hire at a number of different locations.
  • A list of these huts and booking forms are available from Felixstowe Tourist Information Centre on 01394 276770 or email ftic@suffolkcoastal.gov.uk.
  • These can be booked from Easter until end of September.
  • During the winter months one of the Council owned beach huts is available for daily hire whilst in its winter location on the promenade at a charge of £20 per day.

This can be booked by calling Felixstowe Tourist Information Centre on 01394 276770 or by emailing ftic@suffolkcoastal.gov.uk.


Beach type: Sand/Shingle

Lifeguard: No





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Directions: The beach is adjacent to the town; take the A12 / A14 to Felixstowe.

Parking: Parking is alongside the promenade. There is parking for approximately 100 cars with spaces for disabled people. Some of the parking is free.

Dogs: There are litter and dog bins on the beach but dogs are not allowed on the beach from May - September

  • categories


    • Outdoor Activities
    • Beaches & Piers


Babies (0-1), Toddlers (1-3), Pre-Schoolers (3-5), Juniors (5-13)


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