Lepe Beach

Place Category: Beaches

Information
Information
Weather & Tides
Water Quality
Map
Photos
Reviews
  • Lepe beach is found in the Lepe Country Park on the shores of the Solent and part of the hamlet of Lepe which is part of the New Forest of Hampshire.

    The beach is popular for swimming, fishing, windsurfing and kitesurfing. Windsurfers and kitesurfers have the lawn beside the cafe for rigging up, with a car park crossing point.

    It has a mile of beach backed by pine-fringed cliffs, historic D-Day remains and wild flower meadows. From the cliffs above the beach you can see right across the western Solent.

    The beach is sand and shingle with good facilities and great for fishing, surfing, swimming, canoeing and spotting wildlife.  Those interested in fossils will find the interglacial deposit with elephant remains fascinating as well as the variety of rocks brought in for sea defences from ship wrecks like limestone, Purbeck Stone (one including a dinosaur footprint) and carboniferous limestone.

    Beware, there can be strong tides.

    Lepe Beach has dog restrictions. Dog restrictions from April to September on part of the beach.


  • Tide Times & Heights for Southampton on 21st February 2017

    05:14 - High Tide (3.30m)
    09:19 - High Tide (3.29m)
    12:20 - Low Tide (2.08m)
    18:20 - High Tide (3.34m)
    21:55 - High Tide (3.39m)

  • No Records Found

    Sorry, no records were found. Please adjust your search criteria and try again.

    Google Map Not Loaded

    Sorry, unable to load Google Maps API.


  • Photos from around the surrounding area
  • Leave a Review

    Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *

    Drop files to upload


    Please drag & drop the images to rearrange the order