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Allonby Beach

Allonby, Cumbria

Allonby has a beautiful shingle and sand beach which forms a vast expanse of sand at low tide.

Beach Type

Sand/Shingle

Facilities

Toilets
Campsite
There is also a leisure centre close to the beach

Activities

Horse-riding
Kite-flying
Windsurfing and kite-boarding

Nature and Wildlife

both the Cambrian coastal path and the Smugglers way pass Allonby.

Water Quality

Acceptable

Lifeguard

No

Tourist Information

Maryport TIC TIC Maryport Town Hall Senhouse Street CA15 6BH

Location

Nearest town: Allonby
County: Cumbria
Latitude/Longitude: 54.7679, -3.43327
Postcode: CA15 6PE
(postcode is for sat-nav purposes only, and may not represent the actual address of the beach)

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Access

Leave Maryport on the A596 before turning off left onto the B5300 which leads to Allonby.

Public Transport

Reays Minibus Service's bus service number 60 runs between Maryport and Skinburness and stops at Allonby.

Nearest Railway Stations

Aspatria (Approx. 4 miles away)
Maryport (Approx. 5 miles away)
Flimby (Approx. 6 miles away)
Workington (Approx. 10 miles away)

Important! Distances are as the crow (or seagull) flies. Road distances may be considerably longer, especially at estuary locations.

Parking

Parking available next to the beach.

Nearby Car Parks

Mawbray Banks Nature Reserve, Mawbray (Unknown stay).
About 3.5 miles away
Seabrows - Bottom, Maryport (Unknown stay).
About 4 miles away
Aspatria Station, Aspatria (Long stay).
About 4.1 miles away
Seabrows - Top, Maryport (Unknown stay).
About 4.1 miles away
Queen Street, Aspatria (Short/Medium/Long stay).
About 4.4 miles away
Lower Church Street, Maryport (Unknown stay).
About 4.5 miles away
South Quay, Maryport (Unknown stay).
About 4.6 miles away
Catherine Street, Maryport (Unknown stay).
About 4.6 miles away
Mill Street, Maryport (Unknown stay).
About 4.6 miles away
Maryport Station, Maryport (Unknown stay).
About 4.6 miles away

Accomodation Links

Hotels and Guest Houses in Allonby