British Beaches

Sand, sea, sun, surf and scones

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Seascale Beach

Egremont, Cumbria

Seascale is a popular seaside village in Cumbria. Miles of sandy beach with views across the sea to the Isle of Man and the Galloway mountains of Scotland. There is a sea front fort and a new wooden jetty.

Beach Type



Disabled access and a new wooden jetty


There is a bowling green
A childrens play area and a golf course nearby
The beach is suitable for swimming and other water sports

Nature and Wildlife

There is a promenade.

Water Quality




Cleaning and Litter

litter bins are provided.


No dog restrictions.

Tourist Information

Egremont TIC. CA22 2DW. Phone +44 (0) 1946 820693


Nearest town: Egremont
County: Cumbria
Latitude/Longitude: 54.3952, -3.48802
Postcode: CA20 1QS
(postcode is for sat-nav purposes only, and may not represent the actual address of the beach)

Explore more of the area around St John Beckermet, Cumbria at Explore Britain.


The beach is accessible off the main A595. through the village of Sandscale

Public Transport

A railway station overlooks the beach and is within walking distance.

Nearest Railway Stations

Seascale (Less than half a mile away)
Sellafield (Approx. 2 miles away)
Drigg (Approx. 2 miles away)
Braystones (Cumbria) (Approx. 4 miles away)
Ravenglass for Eskdale (Approx. 4 miles away)

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


There is a carge for parking and disabled spaces are available.

Nearby Car Parks

Seascale Foreshore, Seascale (Unknown stay).
About 0.1 miles away
Seascale Station, Seascale (Unknown stay).
About 0.2 miles away
Sellafield Station, Sellafield (Unknown stay).
About 1.7 miles away
Parish - Whitecroft, Gosforth (Unknown stay).
About 2.6 miles away
Morass Road, Beckermet (Unknown stay).
About 3.6 miles away
Ravenglass Station, Ravenglass (Unknown stay).
About 4.2 miles away
Ravenglass & Eskdale Railway, Ravenglass (Unknown stay).
About 4.2 miles away
Croftlands Drive, Ravenglass (Long stay).
About 4.2 miles away
Nethertown Station, Nethertown (Unknown stay).
About 5.2 miles away

Accomodation Links

Hotels and Guest Houses in Egremont