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Moreton Beach

Moreton, Wirral

A vast expanse of sand, fully exposed at low tide.

Beach Type

Sand

Facilities

Local shops
Cafes and a hotel
Public toilets
There is a leisure centre which forms part of the North Wirral Coastal Park

Activities

Horse riding and sand buggying are very popular on the wide open spaces provided by the receding tides
Sand buggies will be in particular numbers at certain times of the year
Depending on the tides
There are two golf courses in the area

Nature and Wildlife

There is an area of dunes with a picnic site.

Water Quality

Excellent

Lifeguard

No

Dogs

No dog restrictions.

Awards and Recommendations

Marine Conservation Society Recommended

Tourist Information

BIRKENHEAD TIC Tourist Information Centre Woodside Ferry Terminal Tel: +44 (0) 151 647 6780

Location

Nearest town: Moreton
County: Wirral
Latitude/Longitude: 53.4175, -3.11808
Postcode: CH46 3SY
(postcode is for sat-nav purposes only, and may not represent the actual address of the beach)

Explore more of the area around , Wirral at Explore Britain.

Access

Take junction 1 of the M53. head in towards Wallasey and take the first left to the beach.

Public Transport

Served by local buses.

Nearest Railway Stations

Moreton (Merseyside) (Less than a mile away)
Leasowe (About a mile away)
Bidston (About a mile and a half away)
Meols (Approx. 2 miles away)
Wallasey Village (Approx. 2 miles away)

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

Parking

Parking is available close to the beach.

Nearby Car Parks

North Wirral Coastal Park Leasowe, Moreton (Unknown stay).
About 0.5 miles away
Moreton Station, Moreton (Unknown stay).
About 0.7 miles away
Pasture Road, Moreton (Unknown stay).
About 1 miles away
Leasowe Station, Leasowe (Unknown stay).
About 1.1 miles away
Garden Lane, Moreton (Unknown stay).
About 1.1 miles away
Holt Avenue, Moreton (Unknown stay).
About 1.2 miles away
North Wirral Coastal Park Picnic Area, Wallasey (Unknown stay).
About 1.3 miles away
Bidston Station, Birkenhead (Unknown stay).
About 1.7 miles away
North Wirral Coastal Park Main, Wallasey (Unknown stay).
About 1.8 miles away
Meols Station, Meols (Unknown stay).
About 1.9 miles away

Accomodation Links

Hotels and Guest Houses in Moreton