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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. Make Long Sands Beach part of your personalized Tynemouth itinerary using our Tynemouth tour planner.
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  • Lovely soft sand. Clear blue green waters. Not too crowded. Worth the visit and the walk was very pleasant. Will be good once the Outdoor pool has it's life back.  more »
  • Took the dogs out for a run around and we all had a fab day. The beach is now closed to dogs, but when we visited in April, lots of people were out and about. The beach is always clean and pleasant to...  more »
  • Despite the wind blowing up a lot of light sand, we had an awesome time at the beach for a day out after uni exams. Not been here before and was pleasantly surprised. The lack of provision of litter a...  more »

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