Find the nearest Beaches

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.

If you are looking for an award-winning beach then you can browse our Blue Flag lists or Seaside Award lists.

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.


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    Ravenglass Beach

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    Newport Sands Beach

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    Birling Gap Beach

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    Arch Bay Beach

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    Tal-y-bont Beach

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    Golspie Beach

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    Cushendun Beach

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    Tullan Strand Beach

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    Holy Island Lindisfarne Beach

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    Bournemouth Pier Beach

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    Gronant Dunes The Warren Beach

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    Bettystown Beach