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Lovely time by the Southsea beach!!

Me and my wife had a nice stroll along the Southsea promanade. Here you can find atractions like... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
London, United Kingdom
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Great family day out

We took my stepdaughter here recently for a day out and she loved it! There's loads of... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Colchester, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

It is a beach but a word of caution: this is not meant for beach activities such as swimming and beach volleyball because of ferry services operating between Portsmouth and IOW. However the beach offers scenic views and good for strolls. There is a Pier...More

Date of experience: June 2019
Reviewed 5 days ago

We stopped on Southsea Beach after attending the service just across the road from the D-Day Stone. There was a small refreshment area and the staff who worked there were so helpful and the sandwiches were freshly made and delivered to your table just alongside....More

Date of experience: June 2019
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Me and my wife had a nice stroll along the Southsea promanade. Here you can find atractions like: fun fair themed park with different attractions, monuments dedicated in the memory of british army from the WW1 and WW2 and small, but ver well mentained pier....More

Date of experience: May 2019
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We often come to this beach and can always find a space to sit, relax and leave our things as we go to the waters edge. The beach area is clean, there is sand to play with when the tide is out. There’s not many...More

Date of experience: May 2019
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We took my stepdaughter here recently for a day out and she loved it! There's loads of entertainment to be had in the arcades and on the rides outside, and we especially liked the big wheel. We also spent some time on the beach which...More

Date of experience: March 2019
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Reviewed May 14, 2019

If your idea of the perfect beach involves images of golden sands backed by high, grassy dunes, then Southsea Beach will leave you a tad disappointed. What you get here is a shingle beach with a promenade above it and, rather than azure blue seas...More

Date of experience: May 2019
Thank johnhouston2
Reviewed May 10, 2019

Today, we made an unscheduled visit to the seafront and it was all the lovelier for being impromptu. It's such a lovely beach to just stroll alongside at this time of the year.

Date of experience: May 2019
Thank CSK33
Reviewed April 29, 2019

A nice place to sit & relax when the weather is good. Like the fact no dogs allowed in the summer months. Pebble beach so remember your fit flops. Parking nice , convenient & free for blue badge holders.

Date of experience: April 2019
Thank lindaotty
Reviewed April 29, 2019

It is many years since we last visited and we were very pleased with the level of cleanliness all around the arcades and surrounding streets. A credit to you! Pity the weather wasn't quite so British!

Date of experience: April 2019
Thank TonyT49er
Reviewed April 28, 2019

Just been to a beautiful, clean, sandy beach with clear water in VietNam and suddenly thought that Southsea needs commending. I was born near it so let’s be upfront about potential bias. It does, however, have so much to offer. There’s the fairground aspects -...More

Date of experience: October 2018
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July 8, 2018|
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Response from Ruby067 | Reviewed this property |
Plenty of parking along the promenade. If you prefer a car park, there is s large one , with blue badge spaces, about 500 metres east of the pier.
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Response from Gemma G | Reviewed this property |
Yes they can there is always people there with their dogs.