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Just needs the weather

Longsands Beach at Tynemouth is exactly what you would expect, long sands. It's a beautiful beach... read more

Reviewed August 20, 2014
Malcolm H
Newcastle upon Tyne, United Kingdom
A must see!

This is such a fun place to visit and take a walk or if it's nice enough, sit down and watch the... read more

Reviewed August 19, 2014
Laura S
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“dog walkers” (27 reviews)
“beach cafe” (11 reviews)
Tynemouth NE30, England
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Reviewed August 20, 2014

Longsands Beach at Tynemouth is exactly what you would expect, long sands. It's a beautiful beach which has a strict 'no dogs' policy during the main holiday season. May to September. There is plenty room for everyone and if the North Sea obliges, it's popular...More

Thank Malcolm H
Reviewed August 19, 2014

This is such a fun place to visit and take a walk or if it's nice enough, sit down and watch the surfers. There is a restaurant on the beach below the Grand Hotel. Also, grab fish and chips from the amazing Marshalls on Front...More

Thank Laura S
Reviewed August 12, 2014

We visited last Saturday and were blessed with fantastic weather so we could enjoy a walk up and down the beach. There are facilities at one end and it is a very clean beach with a surf school in full flow. The beach is clearly...More

Thank 243Ems243
Reviewed July 31, 2014

As sandy beaches go it's ok. Certainly nothing special and often spoiled by folk with their dogs. There's a cafe that some folk rave about, I am not amongst them, tucked in the far left had corner as you look towards the shore. If you...More

Thank Paul H
Reviewed July 28, 2014

Lovely long, clean beach. You can sit in Crusoes beach cafe and watch the surfers.No horrible amusement arcades so no chavs hanging around. Some lovely specialist shops in the village, i.e. Land of Green Ginger and Razzberry Bazaar. Definitely the best beach around!

Thank Diane C
Reviewed July 17, 2014 via mobile

Tynemouth Longsands is a golden stretch of beach running from Cullercoats to Tynemouth. The beach is a ten minute walk from the Metro Station and is well worth the walk. On the beach you owl find toilets and Caruso's cafe which sells a ride range...More

2  Thank Melhutton
Reviewed July 5, 2014

having grew up nearby this is my fave place to go in the north east. The beach is just beautiful and even more so at evenings when its quiet. Plenty to see and do nearby and the old swimming pool is great to sit and...More

1  Thank turnerfamily6
Reviewed July 4, 2014

a great stretch of beach, and so close to Newcastle by Metro. we had a great few hours, and followed it up my a trip to Marshalls fish & Chip shop......delicious!

Thank 770Qwerty
Reviewed June 20, 2014 via mobile

Amazing sightseeing ,nice and clean beach( even though it was very cold and windy in June) ,perfect for a family walk ,they also got parking fairly close to the beach and yeah there's a small cafeteria too

2  Thank Marc F
Reviewed June 10, 2014 via mobile

You can see there a beautiful and powerful North Sea! A perfect place for jogging. East cost in the North England is incredible!

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August 26, 2016|
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Response from Paul R | Reviewed this property |
No it would only spoil a spectacular view in my opinion
August 6, 2016|
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Response from Paul D | Reviewed this property |
summer restrictions in place , one end is for dogs , not sure how this is policed though
Jackie F
February 24, 2015|
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Response from nettyjam | Reviewed this property |
I agree with what SuzieLock from New Zealand said but please, please, please. if your dog does a poo, clean it up & put it in a bin! Remember tho,,,in the summer months dogs are banned from the south side of the beach. There... More