Find A Beach Near You


With miles and miles of UK & Ireland coastline, thousands of islands to explore and seaside towns to choose from, where is it best to go?

Coast Radar is more than just a beach guide, we have done the hard work along with our community, here you’ll find photos, interactive coast maps, weather, tide times, beach water quality and search tools helping to provide you answers or just some helpful ideas.

The one place to find about all things on the coast. From beach to cliff, from headland to harbour wherever you want to go, whatever you want to do. Coast Radar helps you find the right spot.

It does not matter if you are planning a staycation or a family day out at the beach, Coast Radar is the guide that has the information to help and inspire you to visit and enjoy our beautiful and diverse UK & Ireland coastline.

Inspiring people to visit and enjoy the UK and Ireland coast and beaches


Where are the best beaches?

Where can I stay?

What to see & do?

UK Beaches

Check out the best British beaches from popular seaside resorts with Blue Flags to the hidden beaches and coves to escape from the crowds.

UK Coastal Accommodation

Planning a holiday? From campsites to holiday parks, B&Bs to five-star hotels, you’ll find your dream beach and coastal retreat.

UK activities and things to see and do

Get some inspiration for places to visit or activities to do whilst visiting the coast. From history & heritage to sports and theme parks.

UK & Ireland Coast Search Bar

Where would you like to go? Use our search bar to search across all our listings:

Trending Destinations

Find your next adventure, there’s so much of the UK and Ireland coastline to discover – why not get started with some of our most popular destinations below?

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Want some ideas on where to visit?

Every favourite location must be visited for the first time. Want some ideas, why not check out below which list some of our most popular coastal locations, including beaches, activities, things to see and do, places to stay and eat:

Climping Beach

Moggs Eye Beach

Elmer Sands Beach

St Ives Harbour Beach

Seaham Beach

Morfa Bychan Beach

Portreath Beach

Black Cliff Beach

Cattersty Sands Beach

Littlehampton West Beach

Porthleven Beach

Robin Hoods Bay Beach

What’s On Around the Coast

Here we list some of our upcoming events.