The Beach Guide

Withernsea Beach

Withernsea Beach - Yorkshire

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The main beach at Withernsea is part of a strip of sand and shingle that runs for miles in both directions. An attractively redeveloped promenade features numerous cafes, fish and chip shops and pubs. Sailing and windsurfing are both popular activities.

Type of beach

Sand & shingle

Lifeguard service


Dogs friendly beach?

Restrictions may apply (usually from Easter until the end of Summer)

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  • Cafe/restaurant
  • Facilities

    • Slipway

    Nearest town



    HU19 2DW

    OS grid ref.

    TA 3439 2797

    Water quality

    Water quality star rating


    Blue Flag AwardMarine Conservation Society Recommended