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Long Sands Beach, Tynemouth
(4.9/5 based on 440 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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  • Long beach with nice hard sand for a good walk after lunch. Full of dog walkers and families. At the end of the beach there is a fish restaurant and then steps leading up to street level. 
  • Lovely clean beach. Lots of local amenities for food and drinks. Can't beat it here whatever the weather 
  • I don't know if it is a recent thing, but I don't remember seeing surfers on the beach at Tynemouth before, but there they were on a cold December afternoon! With caf├ęs at both ends of the beach it's ...  more »