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St. Brelade’s Bay
This beautiful Jersey beach at St. Brelade’s Bay is one of island’s most popular, loved by visitors for its golden sand and safe swimming. If you’re visiting the island, you’ll find plenty to do at St. Brelade’s beach including family friendly activities, watersports, beach cafés and seaside restaurants, beach walks and plenty of sunbathing spots.
- Free entry
- Free for children
Eat and drink by the beach.
Grab a bite with a sea view. Discover and delight in all the tantalising options for dining out in St. Brelade’s Bay. You’ll be spoilt for choice.
Nestled in the heart of St. Brelade's Bay, Oyster Box combines glorious sea views with chic-casual dining. The eclectic menu features the finest local seafood, fresh meat, vegan and vegetarian dishes. Soak up the sun on the terrace on a summer evening, or enjoy a cosy winter escape on a crisp winter's night.
There's nothing like eating fresh seafood by the sea. And, because it's the seaside, after all, indulging in a glorious ice cream sundae should be on top of your holiday 'to do' list. Whether for a light snack, coffee drink, delicious meal or afternoon tea, The Golden Sands Café Bar and Restaurant has something for everyone.
Right on the seafront at St. Brelade's Bay, the flagship Jersey Crab Shack restaurant offers relaxed island-inspired dining with spectacular panoramic views. The small and big plate menu provides flexible ordering with plenty choice, from traditional fish and chips to vegan and vegetarian options.
With spectacular views of St. Brelade’s Bay, our main Terrace offers an unrivalled al fresco dining experience in Jersey. Fitted with a retractable roof with integrated lighting and heating, The Terrace allows for comfortable outdoor dining in any climate, against a backdrop of the ocean waves.
Wake up to sounds of the sea.
St. Brelade’s Bay is brimming with places to stay. From luxury hotels, self-catering lets and budget friendly options, you’ll find the perfect base for your island getaway here.
The Biarritz Hotel has unrivalled views with private access to Jersey's premier beach and commands an elevated position in a peaceful corner of magnificent St. Brelade's Bay. The hotel is on a well served bus route, with ample parking, and is renowned for the highest level of customer care, excellent food and hospitality.
Enjoy the flexibility of self-catering whilst taking advantage of the full services of a hotel at this popular apartment hotel with direct access onto the sweeping sands of St. Brelade's Bay. Choose from 12 spacious apartments, ranging from one and two bedrooms, many of them with stunning sea views and balconies overlooking the beach.
The Golden Sands is a four star hotel, located right in the heart of St. Brelade's Bay; a place celebrated for its clean bathing and watersports. It's an ideal place for those looking for a short break, a romantic 'away-from-it-all' holiday, and of course it's a perfect location for guests with families.
Standing majestically on St. Brelade’s beachfront and with five acres of stunning gardens, The St. Brelade’s Bay Hotel is the epitome of charm and style. Stay in one of 77 luxurious rooms and suites, choose one of our perfect venues for dining, cocktails or a light meal or energise yourself at the Health Club.
St. Brelade’s Bay is a firm visitor favourite, it was voted in the top three best UK beaches in 2019 by TripAdvisor users in the TripAdvisor Travellers’ Choice awards. This south facing Jersey beach with its palm trees and soft sand is a must see if you’re visiting the island. If you’re planning to visit St. Brelade’s beach, there are a number of public car parks along the length of St. Brelade’s Bay or you can catch one of Jersey’s buses. Accessibility is provided for with local charity BeachAbility offering manual, ballooned wheelchairs for use on the beach. The bay is home to several restaurants and cafes along the seafront, from seafood to pizza restaurants, bars and beach cafes, island dining comes with a sea view at St. Brelade’s Bay.
We are open all year round.
- Family friendly
- Pet friendly
- Wheelchair access
There are numerous ramps across the promenade that lead down to the beach. Local charity BeachAbility offer manual, ballooned wheelchairs for use on the beach. Located in the Churchill Memorial car park at the far end in a storage unit near the public toilets and the pedestrian crossing.Read more on our website
- Accessible parking or drop-off point
- Accessible toilets
- Level access
- Level access to all public areas
- Level access to leisure facilities
- Partial wheelchair access
- Ramp to main entrance
- Suitable for visitors with limited mobility
- Wet room or level entry shower
- Wheelchairs or mobility aids provided
St. Brelade's Bay
La Route de la Baie
Offers and events
In Christmas week it is easy to feel too busy, or not jolly enough, perhaps a bit stressed, or lonely, or just needing to pause for a while and sociable break. The antidote to the hustle and bustle of the holiday season is to be found in St. Brelade's Church Hall and experience a time of kindness and companionship.
Dec 20 2023