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Formby Beach

Victoria Road, Formby L37 1LJ, England
+44 1704 878591
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Best beach?

Well I am lucky enough to live a couple of miles away from formby beach so this might be a little... read more

Reviewed 6 days ago
Liverpool, United Kingdom
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Great walks and all free

Fantastic series of walks through the pine woods with the very rare red squirrels we actually saw... read more

Reviewed 6 days ago
Donald R
Skelmersdale, United Kingdom
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“car park” (68 reviews)
“sand dunes” (96 reviews)
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Victoria Road, Formby L37 1LJ, England
+44 1704 878591
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Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Well I am lucky enough to live a couple of miles away from formby beach so this might be a little biased but the only way for you to really know is....................................take a good look for yourself.Formby beach is on the Sefton coastline,it's about 10...More

Thank bigbluecol1414
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Fantastic series of walks through the pine woods with the very rare red squirrels we actually saw one. Almond the beach and the very interesting restores asparagus beds. All really interesting. So many different walks you never have to do the Same one twice. NT...More

Thank Donald R
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Great place to take the dogs. Easy parking, free toilets and an ice cream van. . . Bonus. £6 to park but worth it. Good clean beach.

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Reviewed 1 week ago

I myself took friends to formby beach they have traveled from London so it was a nice change to to the beach they fell in love with it and the views across the mersyside was brill

Thank annnoe2017
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Fantastic beach & park location. Had no idea anywhere like this associated with Liverpool. Extremely clean & well maintained. B

Thank Linda H
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We visited this beach for the first time and I think it's now our favourite. It's easy to find and we found it really easy to park (it was a cold October day) but I imagine in the summer the car park will fill up...More

Thank mum-rin
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We live in Formby so we visit the beach most days with our little dog.We usually go to the Lifeboat Road end to take advantage of the boardwalk access.It's important to keep an eye on the tide times as the beach virtually disappears during high...More

Thank mummikins
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The main draw is the nature reserve with protected red squirrels. At present (October 2017) they are in abundance and healthy looking, growing their darker coats for winter, and quite tame. It is a short walk through woods and copses and asparagus fields to the...More

Thank The_diddler
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Myself and my fiancee took our dog to Formby beach. The beach was very clean!! There is a Forest that you can also walk around. I have heard that there a res squirrels in the forset, however we did not see any.

Thank Cheryl M
Reviewed October 10, 2017

A great walk after parking by the reserve. £6 for the car with four of us to get access but well worth it. A great stroll through the pinewoods, onto the beach then back on a different path, past the red squirrels, we did see...More

Thank Sky051
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Lorna W
August 22, 2017|
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Response from Susan H | Reviewed this property |
Yes, we saw a lot of dogs & no restriction signs.
August 17, 2017|
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Response from Sally C | Reviewed this property |
I would say not - I never saw any - just a massive beach with pools of water and wonderful sand dunes - but well worth a visit
May 24, 2017|
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Response from Mark A | Reviewed this property |
I didn't see any. What I did see was plenty of well behaved dogs off of their lead enjoying themselves.