Ross Back Sands is 3 miles of sandy quiet beach with dunes that sticks out between Holy Island and Budle Bay. Can be very windy due to is exposed position Read more [...]
Planning a trip to Northumberland and looking for the nearest beaches. Northumberland has more than 45 km of beaches, a number of islands, hidden coves and a designated Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty (AONB). The coast is simply spectacular and varied, you have seaside towns with harbours, coastal castles, remote sandy beaches or why not join the grey seals and puffins on the Farne Islands.
Embleton Bay is one of Northumberland’s many fine beaches. The beach is dominated by Dunstanburgh Castle which stands on the south cliffs of the bay. Embleton Bay beach is sandy Read more [...]
Cresswell beach large sandy shallow beach with sand dunes on the south part of Druridge Bay. The headland in front of Cresswell has some rocks particularly at low-tide. Surfing has Read more [...]
Craster is a small fishing village on the Northumbrian coast with a small and attractive harbour. The harbour itself is protected by two areas of rocks, known as Muckle Car Read more [...]
Cheswick Sands is one of the biggest beaches in Northumberland, a large area of flat sand with black rocks and dunes. This is a vast beach that stretches as far as Read more [...]
Cambois beach is a large sandy beach with a hard footpath running behind amongst the grass. Located on north side of the estuary of the River Blyth and south of Read more [...]
North Seaton beach is a small beach backed by sand dunes to the north of the River Wansbeck estuary. You have a caravan park right behind the beach.
Berwick beach is a sandy beach to the north of the Tweed estuary pier.
Alnmouth beach is a quiet sandy beach with dunes just outside the Northumberland village of Alnmouth on the mouth of the River Aln (hence the name “Alnmouth”). Facilities include small Read more [...]
Warkworth beach is close to the fortified village of Warkworth. The village with it’s castle is built on a rocky spur within a tight loop of the River Coquet. Warkworth Read more [...]
Bamburgh Castle beach is in an area of Outstanding Natural Beauty on the Northumberland Coast. It’s vast, unspoilt shoreline is uncrowded and backed by fabulous sand dunes and the magnificent Read more [...]
Beadnell Bay is a horseshoe shape of golden sand backed by sand dunes. The bay is part of the Northumberland Coast AONB. Facilities include parking (charges apply Easter – October), toilets, harbour Read more [...]