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Hornsea Beach

Hornsea, East Riding of Yorkshire

Long beach of mixed sand and shingle. Located between Flamborough Headland and Spurnpoint. Favoured by walkers and water sports enthusiasts. Nearby town of Hornsea has wide selection of amenities and facilities.

Beach Type

sand & shingle

Facilities

Cafe/restaurant
Shops
Toilets
Disabled access
Beach huts for hire
Slipway
First aid
Promenade
Campsite
Leisure centre

Activities

Swimming
Windsurfing
Canoeing
Sailing
Jet skiing

Nature and Wildlife

Part of the Pennine Trail. Hornsea is near Horsea Mere; one of the largest lakes in Yorkshire and home to the Hornsea Sailing Club

Water Quality

Excellent

Lifeguard

No

Dogs

Dogs restricted.

Awards and Recommendations

Blue Flag Beach
Marine Conservation Society Recommended

Tourist Information

Bridlington TIC. 25 Prince Street. East Yorkshire 01262 673474

Location

Nearest town: Hornsea
County: East Riding of Yorkshire
Latitude/Longitude: 53.912, -0.157678
Postcode: HU18 1PZ
(postcode is for sat-nav purposes only, and may not represent the actual address of the beach)

Explore more of the area around Hornsea, East Riding of Yorkshire at Explore Britain.

Access

Take A165 from Kingston Upon Hull then B1244 to Hornsea.

Public Transport

Served by local buses.

Nearest Railway Stations

Nafferton (Approx. 12 miles away)
Cottingham (Approx. 13 miles away)

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

Parking

There is a charge for parking.

Nearby Car Parks

Sands Lane, Hornsea (Long stay).
About 0.2 miles away
Leisure Centre, Hornsea (Long stay).
About 0.2 miles away
Broadway, Hornsea (Long stay).
About 0.2 miles away
Eastgate, Hornsea (Long stay).
About 0.3 miles away
Cinema Street, Hornsea (Short stay).
About 0.4 miles away
Newbegin, Hornsea (Short stay).
About 0.5 miles away
Morrow Avenue, Hornsea (Long stay).
About 0.6 miles away
Potters Way, Hornsea (Unknown stay).
About 1.2 miles away
Mappleton, Mappleton (Long stay).
About 2.7 miles away

Accomodation Links

Hotels and Guest Houses in Hornsea