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St Aiden Beach

Bamburgh, England
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Ranked #2 of 4 Attractions in Bamburgh
Type: Beaches
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Angus
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12 reviews 12 reviews
10 attraction reviews
18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 3, 2014

A very nice litter free beach with good views of the castle. The sand is great and there are a number of dunes.

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Dorchester, United Kingdom
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40 reviews 40 reviews
14 attraction reviews
23 helpful votes 23 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 2, 2014

Miles of sand and sea and just a few people and dogs to bring you back to earth. A really clean, litter free beach, absolutely amazing!

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Holton Le Clay, United Kingdom
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90 reviews 90 reviews
67 attraction reviews
64 helpful votes 64 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 18, 2014

Along with Bamburgh and Budle Bay beaches in the area, this is the perfect beach, with great sand, great views and great waves to play in. Access is from the roadside near to Seahouses by climbing down the cliff path.

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Coventry, United Kingdom
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49 reviews 49 reviews
19 attraction reviews
24 helpful votes 24 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 16, 2014

A beautiful shallow beach with golden sands that are perfect for all beach activities, from sunbathing to kite surfing.

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Coalville, United Kingdom
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54 reviews 54 reviews
24 attraction reviews
24 helpful votes 24 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 15, 2014 via mobile

If you get good weather there is nothing like a good British beach. We were lucky enough to get beautiful weather so we're able to get onto this idyllic beach most days during our fortnight in Bamburgh. It's dog friendly as there is space for everyone and it is that space which makes this beach special. Our dogs can't wait... More

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Aberdeen
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11 reviews 11 reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 10, 2014

Such a lovely spot. Loads of space for you to be apart from other visitors, great views behind to the Castle and out to the Farne Islands. A great day out all in all, perfect for a picnic and a paddle.

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Coventry
2 reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 9, 2014

This is perhaps my favourite beach in England as it is quieter then most and has pleasant sand. The views however are what made me give this beach 5 stars (the castle in the hill is perfectly placed.) Also, when I visited the car park was free (I don't know if this was a one off or a permanent price.)

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Sheffield
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45 reviews 45 reviews
22 attraction reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 6, 2014

Awesome, stunning, Amazing! This beach is all these. A short walk through the dunes and you come across one of the best beaches I've been to around the UK. White soft sand gives way to a fantastic flat CLEAN beach- with no shingle, pebbles or rocks. Great for families of all ages, or Romantic walks, or walking the dog! Wondeful... More

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London, United Kingdom
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395 reviews 395 reviews
156 attraction reviews
372 helpful votes 372 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 6, 2014

If you want a beach with easy access, lots of amenities (toilets, chip shops, Kiss me quick hat shops) then a trip to this beach is not for you. But if you want wonderful sands on an idyllic coastline ravaged by nature and steeped in history then I can recommend St Aiden. Yes I agree it’s not the most easily... More

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Bedford, United Kingdom
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33 reviews 33 reviews
12 attraction reviews
35 helpful votes 35 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 26, 2014

Lovely beach, spacious and clean. There is always a quiet spot to be found. Lots of grassy dunes to walk around too.

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