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Amble Links Beach

Druridge Bay, Northumberland

A beach of sand rocks and shingle backed by cliffs, close to Amble harbour and marina. Favoured by bird twitchers and coastal walkers - dogs allowed. Also attracts families to the rock pools.

Beach Type

sand & shingle

Facilities

Shops
Cafe/restaurant
Toilets
Harbour
Marina

Activities

Surfing
Sailing
Canoeing
Wind surfing
Amusement arcade
Local campsite

Nature and Wildlife

RSPB nature reserve. local historic sites. Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty

Water Quality

Excellent

Lifeguard

No

Dogs

Dogs allowed.

Awards and Recommendations

Marine Conservation Society Recommended

Location

Nearest town: Druridge Bay
County: Northumberland
Latitude/Longitude: 55.3256, -1.55079
Postcode: NE65 0JT
(postcode is for sat-nav purposes only, and may not represent the actual address of the beach)

Access

Bus links to Warkworth. Alnwick and Newcastle.15 minutes walk from town centre to the beach.

Nearest Railway Stations

Acklington (Approx. 4 miles away)
Alnmouth (Approx. 6 miles away)
Widdrington (Approx. 6 miles away)

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

Parking

Free parking

Nearby Car Parks

Links Road Opp Caravan Site, Amble (Unknown stay).
About 0.6 miles away
Wellhaugh Point, Amble (Long stay).
About 0.7 miles away
Hauxley Nature Reserve, Hauxley (Unknown stay).
About 0.8 miles away
Island View, Amble (Long stay).
About 1 miles away
Paddling Pools, Amble (Long stay).
About 1.1 miles away
Little Shore, Amble (Unknown stay).
About 1.2 miles away
Harbour Road, Amble (Unknown stay).
About 1.2 miles away
Leazes Street, Amble (Unknown stay).
About 1.3 miles away
Queen Street, Amble (Unknown stay).
About 1.4 miles away
Coquet Street, Amble (Long stay).
About 1.4 miles away

Accomodation Links

Hotels and Guest Houses in Druridge Bay