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Formby Beach

Victoria Road, Formby L37 1LJ, England
+44 1704 878591
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Family trip

A great beach to take a walk with your dog, apart from one small area that as some some masonery... read more

Reviewed February 21, 2017
Mark O
Darwen, United Kingdom
via mobile
Always a treat

Can never get fed up of going here. Beautiful surroundings a nice walk to the beach. Our secret... read more

Reviewed February 20, 2017
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“car park” (67 reviews)
“sand dunes” (91 reviews)
“lovely beach” (34 reviews)
Victoria Road, Formby L37 1LJ, England
+44 1704 878591
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Reviewed February 21, 2017 via mobile

A great beach to take a walk with your dog, apart from one small area that as some some masonery the rest of the beach is golden sand with a good stretch to the sea

Thank Mark O
Reviewed February 20, 2017 via mobile

Can never get fed up of going here. Beautiful surroundings a nice walk to the beach. Our secret escape!

Thank EJMellor
Reviewed February 13, 2017 via mobile

Visited Formby Beach with my family on a clear crisp Sunday morning last weekend. We took my daughter's horse. Great beach for galloping down and blowing away cobwebs! Parked at Lifeboat Road car park which is great for horse boxes. Good clean and plenty of...More

Thank gloria381
Reviewed February 4, 2017

We visit Formby beach quite alot for a walk with our dog, its best to the visit the beach when the tide is in, but the beach is very very clean. It's a great little beach in the area and a great place to go...More

Thank ChrisAdvisor1981
Reviewed January 23, 2017 via mobile

Had a great day at Formby Beach and squirrel woods. Stunning weather great sand dunes and brilliant for running wild with our springer spaniel. There is national trust car park as members it was free to park. Well worth a visit and will certainly be...More

Thank Jeanie179
Reviewed January 7, 2017

You may have seen Formby beach on the recent Agatha Christie tv programme-where it doubled as Le Touquet. Great to visit. 15 mile sof beatiful beach and dunes.

1  Thank terry s
Reviewed December 22, 2016

Long wide sandy beach with views to Blackpool and North Wales . See the old foundations of buildings exposed y the sea in places and enjoy the sandhills

Thank Alan W
Reviewed December 22, 2016 via mobile

Absolutely stunning beach, accessed through boardwalks and sand dunes with marram grass. Lovely to see North Wales in the distance, Liverpool and Blackpool. Even the wind farm looks attractive in the distance. Good to see bins on the beaches and a lifeguard hut, though not...More

1  Thank bristolcreamLondon
Reviewed December 20, 2016

Parts of this beach do get very busy during the summer months particularly the Victora Road end, however further up the beach where the old coastguard building was it is much quieter.

Thank mmm123385
Reviewed December 16, 2016

The beach is lovely 😊, there are long delayed in parking and I recommend turning of somewhere and parking it's £5 to park and it's a trek on sand dunes to the beach I found it very difficult not suitable for those with difficulties walking

1  Thank justified2015
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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.