North West Coast

Beaches on the North West Coast

Head to the North West Coast of England, for the Piers and Pleasure beaches or explore with miles of deserted sandy beaches.


The stunning coastal scenery and historic ports make the beaches in Cumbria the perfect holiday destination for nature lovers and walkers.


If you are looking for a traditional British seaside holiday destination, the beautiful beaches on the Lancashire coast are the place to go.


The beaches in Merseyside offer a wide range of attractions from the famous Crosby Beach sculptures to wildlife and sporting activities on the Wirral Peninsula.

Coastal Activities

Go Surfing in North West England

Learn to surf. Find surf schools all around the North West.

  • The Best Surfing Beaches
  • Beginners welcome
  • Coaching for all levels.

Walk the North West Coast

The often ovelooked North West coast of England is full of stunning scenery and wildlife as well as a rich maritime history. The trail covers charming seaside ports and towns including Maryport and Workington. Nature enthusiasts will love the walks along the Solway Coast Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty (AONB).


Activities along the North West coast – there is something for everyone to enjoy.

For more inspiration find out more about watersports and costal activities.

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