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Formby Beach

Victoria Road, Formby L37 1LJ, England
+44 1704 878591
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Beautiful uncommercial area of tranquility. Long walks along a lovely beach.

Bring drinks or coffee & snacks as there are no cafe's or vendors except there may be an ice cream... read more

Reviewed yesterday
Sylvia B
Formby, United Kingdom
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Love it here! Free parking if you don't go through the national park way. Lots of cute doggies... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
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“sand dunes” (97 reviews)
“car park” (68 reviews)
“national trust” (50 reviews)
Victoria Road, Formby L37 1LJ, England
+44 1704 878591
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Reviewed yesterday

Bring drinks or coffee & snacks as there are no cafe's or vendors except there may be an ice cream van as you go through the Squirrel Reserve. Please take all carton cups etc.home with you. The sunsets are amazing so definately bring a camera....More

Thank Sylvia B
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Love it here! Free parking if you don't go through the national park way. Lots of cute doggies. Clean sand and steps going down to the beach. Gorgeous sunsets in the summer and a lovelt place for a crisp walk in the winter. Stunning trees....More

Thank ScouseBunny
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Lovely beach to stroll down any time of year. Easy parking with national trust car park and squirrel forest close by to walk through also

Thank Vicster40
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

a long walk getting your bars feet wet is a perfect way to spend an evenving, the red squirrel sanctuary is 2 mins away so you can do both on the same day

Thank Alan157243
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Nice and flat beach, not to windy or busy. We went with the dogs, and we watched the sun set ( which was quite spectacular I must add!) definitely going back once the weather gets a bit warmer!!

Thank Krakow04
Reviewed December 4, 2017 via mobile

I find its a great place to unwind , jog or walk the dog. Lovely nature & clean . Visit regular with my husband

Thank MrsRigby2016
Reviewed November 14, 2017 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 November 14, 2017 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 November 12, 2017 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.

1  Thank Jackie C
Reviewed November 7, 2017

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
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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.