Bay at the Back of the Ocean beach is a sheltered cove with wide sandy beach. It is home to the Spouting Cave, a natural phenomenon. At low to medium tide, Read more [...]
Find The Nearest Beach UK and Ireland
Planning a trip to the UK and Ireland coast and looking for where the nearest beach is, our beach lists will help you discover the nearest beach to me. Then for each beach, we will answer questions around location, rural or town, sandy or pebble, rockpools, tide times, weather forecast, dog restrictions, bathing water quality, closest beach cafes and provide general information on the beach and its facilities.
When on a beach page use our tools to search nearby UK and Ireland seaside towns and the surrounding coast for things to see and do or places to stay and eat.
Finding the right beach in UK and Ireland is easy – simply explore the beach links below, to find the closest hit the jump to my location compass or use the search bar to plan where your next UK and Ireland beach visit should be.
Walton-on-the-Naze beach is a traditional large sandy beach with wooden groynes splitting it into sections. The beach sits either side of the second longest pier in Britain, with nearby Southend Read more [...]
Splash Point beach is a section of the long stretch of sand at Rhyl. Popular fishing location.
Ballymoney has two sandy beaches. The south beach is the smaller and comprises sand and stones, whilst the north beach is a long stretch of sandy beach. Both beaches have Read more [...]
Polurrian Cove a large south west facing beach with sand and fine shingle. Popular with families in summer due to its proximity to Mullion and several caravan and camping sites. Read more [...]
Hill Head beach is also known as Salterns Park, the beach is shingle with groynes. This beach is bordered by Salterns Park and offers great promenade walks as well as Read more [...]
Penberth Cove is a small fishing village with pebble beach. The village still supports a small fishing fleet and you will see these pulled up onto the beach. You do Read more [...]
Priests Cove, small cove with pebble beach and tidal pool. Toilets and Car park at Cape Cornwall.
Rozel is a pretty little fishing harbour with a sandy shingle beach. There is parking along the harbour front although sometimes a little tricky. On the harbour arm is the Read more [...]