Long Sands Beach, Tynemouth

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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. Choose to start, finish, or center your holiday on a trip to Long Sands Beach by using our Tynemouth day trip planning site .
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  • We were staying two minutes away from this beach and took our little Yorkie on there every morning. He loved it. Very clean, nice and friendly dogs and people.  more »
  • Very windy thought and the cold is the worst in the world!! Just citing.. go to the castle please ! Perfect view  more »
  • I have loved this beach for over 60 years and it is cleaner now than ever I can remember.Although it is used in the main for bathing and general beach pursuits in the summer months, it is well attende...  more »

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