Find Durham Dog Friendly Beaches

Heading to the Durham coast with your dog and not sure if they are allowed on any beaches?

This Durham list of dog friendly beaches will help in planning your next trip to the beach.

Our 2018 Durham dog friendly beach guide currently has 4 Durham beaches listed where dogs are allowed with 1 beach that have some dog restrictions, and there are no beaches on which a full dog ban is in operation.

Durham dog friendly beaches Durham Beaches Allowing Dogs

This list shows 4 Durham beaches with no dog restrictions and can be used all year.

  1. Crimdon Park Beach, Hartlepool
  2. Crimdon Beck Beach, Hartlepool
  3. Hartlepool North Sands Beach, Hartlepool
  4. Seaham Beach, Seaham

Note, although dogs are allowed you are expected to keep control of your dog, clean-up after them and some beaches may require you to keep them on a lead. Please check local information sites for any restrictions.


Durham beaches with dog restrictions Durham Beaches That Have Dog Restrictions

This list shows 1 Durham beaches allowing dogs but with some restrictions. These restrictions could be a time of day, restricted zones, dogs to be kept on a lead or only allowed out of season. Check our beach information page for details of the restrictions in place.

  1. Seaton Carew Beach, Hartlepool

Durham Beaches that do not allow dogs Durham Beaches That Have Dog Restrictions

We have no Durham beaches recorded that do not allow dogs at any time.


Durham Beaches That We Have NO Dog Restriction Information

This list shows 9 Durham beaches where we have no information on dog restrictions.

  1. Blackhall Rocks Beach, Hartlepool
  2. Red Acre Beach, Seaham
  3. Denemouth Beach, Hartlepool
  4. Easington Beach, Peterlee
  5. Horden Beach, Peterlee
  6. Seal Sands Beach, Hartlepool
  7. Hartlepool Bay Beach, Hartlepool
  8. North Gare Sands Beach, Hartlepool
  9. Blast Beach, Seaham

If you have visited any of these beaches and can update us then please drop us a note on facebook.



If a Durham beach is not listed above then we have no information and you will have to check local beach information boards.

Note that we try to keep this dog beach information up to date but restrictions are set by local councils and occasionally we may miss a change.

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