Ryhope Beach

Visit Ryhope Beach

Ryhope Beach just north of Seaham, once a popular seaside destination, now much smaller than it was due to coastal erosion, marks the border of Sunderland and Durham.

There is a small path the leads to the beach great for exploring rockpools at low tide, or simply taking in the views.

This beach is also a popular sea angling destination.

There are no dog restrictions at this beach.

This beach is …

  • Popular For Snorkelling
  • Great for long walks

What to see and do

  • Go Snorkelling

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Places to stay

  • Holiday Cottage

Holiday accommodation near this beach

Have a great day out by the coast

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Getting To Ryhope Beach

Beach Location

Ryhope, Sunderland, Tyne & Wear SR2 0NH


There is a carpark close to the beach

Nearest Train

Getting to the beach

Map of Ryhope Beach

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What’s On along the Coast

Throughout the year there are a series of events and festivals taking place along the Coast. Find out What’s On from food festivals to cultural and sporting events.

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Get active on the beach

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