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Formby Beach

Victoria Road, Formby L37 1LJ, England
+44 1704 878591
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The red Squirrel

A great walk after parking by the reserve. £6 for the car with four of us to get access but well... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Dog walk.

One of the best beaches in the area and dog friendly. Access via the National Trust nature reserve... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
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“car park” (67 reviews)
“sand dunes” (95 reviews)
“national trust” (48 reviews)
Victoria Road, Formby L37 1LJ, England
+44 1704 878591
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Reviewed 1 week ago

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
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

One of the best beaches in the area and dog friendly. Access via the National Trust nature reserve or lifeboat road.

Thank Val T
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

It does seem eerie when you first catch a glimpse of the figures, got some great photos but there on my slr so can't put them up just now till I get home, great walk, take your dog, definitely worth a look and visit.

Thank Simbo1014
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Wide sweeping sandy beach. Great for dogs and games. Tide has large reach so swimming reliant on tide times, but lifeguarded section is available during summer months

Thank Rachel S
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Great beach with fantastic views. It's very clean and well maintained. I would advise wearing sandals if you can, I had to hoover out my shoes when I got home because of all the sand!

Thank Beckyh85
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Beach was nice dogs happy to have a run Near to caravan site what can you say about a beach it was clean and you could see Liverpool lol

Thank Linda T
Reviewed September 1, 2017

A major thing to tick off my list of things to do this summer was to visit the seaside and what a great little gem we found in Formby and all its sandy glory! You can leave your car at one of the car-parks adjacent...More

1  Thank CatKnightley
Reviewed September 1, 2017

We had a fabulous time on the beach with our two dogs in the glorious sunshine. The tide was out, so the whole of the beach was amazing. £4.50 to park our car was worth every penny and we will return very soon!!

Thank JAN G
Reviewed August 29, 2017

We were staying close by to this beach and we visited many times with our 2 little dogs it's so clean and dog friendly and you can see for miles, one plus is the RNLI are on lifeguard duty there if there is anything negative...More

1  Thank Teresa C
Reviewed August 29, 2017 via mobile

Had a fab day here yesterday just as we arrived the sun came out it was beautiful, the beach is so clean and the sand is perfect ! Took the dog and it's great they can be off the lead aswell !! We parked in...More

Thank Ramsbottomrjr
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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.