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Beach Facilities and Moorings


The council does not own the foreshore, but holds a lease from the Crown which entitles it to licence a limited number of mud moorings at Fareham Creek. For further information or to add you details to the waiting list please contact 01329 236100 or email

Beach Hutsa view of beach huts and sea

Fareham has two Beach Huts locations at Hill Head, the first is at Monks Hill which has 60 sites available and the second being at Cliff Road, which has 105 sites.

Hill Head Promenade

Find out more about the promenade and the coastal defences in general.

Car parksBeach Huts at Hill Head

There are public car parks at:

Public toilets

The following foreshore locations have public toilets which are open all year:

Water based activities

Fareham CreekSailing clubs in Fareham

There are a number of sailing clubs based in Fareham, details of some of the clubs are listed below.


Kitesurfing clubs operate on an 'as-and-when' floating basis from Salterns Park:

They work to a voluntary Code of Practice agreed with the Council. Link Self-regulation is encouraged.

Wing SUP / Wing Foil Safety

Winging is a safe sport but should still be considered as an extreme sport and can become very dangerous if played without respecting a few rules. Here are some Winging Safety Tips External Hyperlink to fly safely. You can find out more about Wing Surfing, Paddle Boarding and more by going to  External Hyperlink


There are a number of designated swimming areas along the Hill Head foreshore. Shack Sharks External Hyperlink are an active group of open water swimmers.

Safety information and codes of practice

Safety is an important consideration when we manage the Borough's beaches and slipways. There are potential risks with using them. Please be aware of hidden groynes, submerged rocks and the many activities taking place. We also ask you to be aware of the environment and the protected wildlife habitats along the coastline.

Codes of practice

All kitesurfers along Hill Head foreshore are encouraged to work within a safety code of practice. Details of these codes of conduct can be found on the following website:

If you require any further information please contact the Leisure and Community Divison on 01329 236100 or email

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