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Hampshire Countryside Service

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Every day from 7.30am until 8pm or dusk, whichever is earliest.
Check closing times on entry to park

Lower (Beach) Car Park summer opening and closing times

  • 1 April - 31 May: 6.00am to 9.00pm

  • 1 June - 31 July: 6.00am to 10.00pm

  • 1 August - 30 September: 6.00am to 9.00pm

Car parking

Charges apply all year

  • Winter (November to February)

  • Summer (March to October)

    • Up to 2 hours £2
    • All day £3.50
    • Up to 2 hours £2
    • Up to 4 hours £3.50
    • All day £5.50

Blue Badge holders and motorbikes are free.
Coaches £5.50 per day


Toilets including accessible and baby changing facilities are next to the park office in the beach car park.


The BBQ areas can be hired daily from 12 noon-6pm.

Disposable and portable barbeques are not allowed in the park.

Wind and Kite Surfers

A lawn and tap beside the café is provided for rigging up, with a car park crossing point. Beware, there are strong tides and winds.


Please keep dogs under control and make use of dog waste bins provided.

From April to September part of the beach is ‘Dog Free’ for family use. Please respect this and follow cliff top path to ‘Dog Friendly’ beach.

annual parking pass