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Great beach

Having spent several hours in Whitley Bay, we jumped on the Metro to Tynemouth. It was just into... read more

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Doncaster, United Kingdom
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Clean and beautiful

Just a little walk , just too gorgeous not to . The weather meant the beach was really busy... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
Newcastle, United Kingdom
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Having spent several hours in Whitley Bay, we jumped on the Metro to Tynemouth. It was just into the New Year, so the town still had all the Christmas Lights up, and looked so quaint. After the 5 to 10 minute walk down to the...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank A M
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Just a little walk , just too gorgeous not to . The weather meant the beach was really busy , people taking advantage of the beautiful area . Also loads of people in the water , just stunning !

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank sally-copps49
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

First but definitely not the last visit to this fabulous long, sandy, idyllic beach. Huge, vast stretches of nothing but glorious sand on a pristine beach .. it's simply beautiful. Fantastic coffee and scone restaurant's by the beach and a fish shack at one end...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank OoohAhCantona
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

One of the finest in the area and so very accessible however you are travelling. Easy to identify with centuries of history.

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank Viewlander
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This is a stunning beach with over a mile of beautiful golden sand, ideal for walking, running and surfing. There is a gorgeous view north towards Cullercoats and St Georges Church and then looking south you see the buildings of Tynemouth. It is easy to...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Robert S
Reviewed December 2, 2018 via mobile

Walking along the sea front refreshes the soul, keeps the kids occupied with spotting birds, animals, looking in rock pools, provides wonderful exercise and fresh air. Longsands is a beautiful beach with two easy to access cafes, close to Tynemouth village, and has lots of...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank O8458DHrichardc
Reviewed November 6, 2018

A wonderful big beach and tumbling surf, lots of birds, a bit on the wild side when I was there. Great views along the beach and coast. Looking forward to going again.

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Scenic564968
Reviewed October 29, 2018

Long beach in North Tyneside is an excellent beach for all ages plenty of sand for walkers, dog walkers , families and surfers. Their are a variety of cafés close by and parking, paid, is available

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank trev l
Reviewed October 22, 2018 via mobile

Lovely beach with a couple of cafes. Had a nice relaxing walk! There are a couple of shack type cafes right on the beach where you can enjoy a snack while watching the sea.

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank robinlG4490NX
Reviewed October 19, 2018

Superb beach views and very friendly staff make this a very pleasant break. The service and the food make it excellent! All together this is an unmissable visit for anyone visiting Tynemouth, Cullercoats, Whitley Bay, or surrounding area! Thoroughly recommended!

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Ken R
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August 26, 2016|
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Response from Paul R | Reviewed this property |
No it would only spoil a spectacular view in my opinion
August 6, 2016|
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Response from PD280875 | Reviewed this property |
summer restrictions in place , one end is for dogs , not sure how this is policed though
Jackie F
February 24, 2015|
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Response from GEORDIEPOSH | Reviewed this property |
All the beaches are dog friendly til may1st. Depending on what type of dog you have I would suggest king Edwards bay beach for a little dog my pug puppy loves it there. All other sizes go to the Longsands beach. There all... More