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Ainsdale Beach, Southport

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A large, clean, sandy stretch of shoreline surrounded by small dunes, Ainsdale Beach is perfect for bathing, walks, beach sports, and sandcastle-building. Swimming here is very safe, with lifeguards on hand during the day. Facilities include portable restrooms and shops nearby selling burgers, ice cream, and buckets and shovels for kids. Take advantage of the paid parking lot, but be careful not to get stuck in the soft sand. The dog-friendly beach features plenty of large open spaces for your four-legged pal. Ainsdale Beach is just one of the many highlights you can arrange to see using our custom trip planner, Southport Edition.
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  • August 19, 2017
    The family always have a great time when we visit Ainsdale. The pros- lifeguards,dog areas, usually pretty clean,natterjack toads on the nature path. The cons, incredibly disgusting toilet facilities ...  more »
  • August 17, 2017
    We didn't stay very long but this is a huge sandy beach when the tide is out, it looked very clean and with more time I could have enjoyed a very pleasant walk  more »
  • August 11, 2017
    Visited this beach whilst on holiday at Pontins, mainly to stretch our legs. The beach is lovely, clean, lifeguards present, and has a fabulous little van selling hot food and drinks, ice creams, buck...  more »

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