Long Sands Beach, Tynemouth

4.8
Must see · Beach · Nature / Park
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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  • Nice bracing walk love this coastline plenty of parking, off season. Carusoes cafe is great. Great watching the surfers  more »
  • This is a fantastic and very clean beach. Good sand for sandcastles, plenty of space and also streams draining off the sand for the little ones to play in.  more »
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