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Long Sands Beach, Tynemouth

(4.8/5 based on 460+ reviews on the web)
Spend a fun day in the sun on the golden shores of Long Sands Beach. Recently voted one of the best beaches in the country, it offers a prime location for sunbathing and water sports. Join a pickup game of beach volleyball or try your hand at windsurfing. Walk to nearby Tynemouth village for a large selection of cafes and restaurants as well as metro access. The beach is known for cold weather outside of the summer months, so be sure to pack a jacket. Make Long Sands Beach part of your personalized Tynemouth itinerary using our Tynemouth tour planner.
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  • Never get sick of walking along this stretch of beach at any time of the year, such a beautiful coastline. There is a cafe at either end and surf lessons are also available. Great for all ages.  more »
  • This beach is fantastic. Clean and stretches for miles. You walk your dog or have family fun. There are is parking at the end and above on the main road. Only 3 disabled parking at the entrance. Sea i...  more »
  • This is a wonderful beach for children. We arrived mid-tide, so there was plenty of space and we were lucky with the weather, which of course cannot be guaranteed on the north east coast.  more »