Southwold, The Denes Beach


general information

General Information

The Denes is a quiet shingle beach. backed by marshes and bordered by the mouth of the river Blyth on one side and the historical seaside town of Southwold on the other.


  • Toilets on the beach
  • For cafes and shops visit nearby Southwold


  • Surfing
  • Windsurfing
  • Fishing
  • There are museums to visit in Southwold and a golf course nearby





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Beach type: Sand/Shingle


Lifeguard: No


Postcode: IP18 6HQ
(postcode is for sat-nav purposes only, and may not represent the actual address of the beach)

  • Accessed from the A12 North of Ipswich and Saxmundham and south of lowestoft. turn off along the A1095.
  • signposted Southwold. Once in Southwold.
  • go through the town and the road leads out to Southwold Denes

There are two car parks available on the beach

Dogs Policy:

  • Southwold- The Denes  is one amongst the best dog friendly seashores in the city.
  • The main beaches of Southwold have restrictions for pet during the summer times.
  • To the north of the main beach of Southwold is Southwold Benes which is dog friendly area throughout the year.
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    • Outdoor Activities
    • Beaches & Piers


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


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