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Silecroft Beach

Millom, Cumbria

Situated on the edge of the Lake District National Park, this is a gently shelving sand and shingle beach which extends as far as the eye can see in both directions.

Beach Type

Sand and Shingle


There is a caravan site and public toilets next to the beach
Local pubs in the village
Half a mile from the beach

Nature and Wildlife

There is a coastal path and the beach is adjacent to an SSSI

Water Quality





No Dog restrictions.

Tourist Information

Millom TIC. Station Building. Millom Tel: 01229 774819


Nearest town: Millom
County: Cumbria
Latitude/Longitude: 54.2188, -3.34976
Postcode: LA18 4NY
(postcode is for sat-nav purposes only, and may not represent the actual address of the beach)

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The beach is accessible off the main A595 through the village

Public Transport

Silecroft railway station is within walking distance of the beach.

Nearest Railway Stations

Silecroft (About a mile away)
Millom (Approx. 3 miles away)
Green Road (Approx. 5 miles away)
Bootle (Cumbria) (Approx. 5 miles away)
Foxfield (Approx. 6 miles away)

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


Parking available next to the beach

Nearby Car Parks

Main Street, Haverigg (Unknown stay).
About 2.9 miles away
Foreshore, Haverigg (Unknown stay).
About 3 miles away
Millom Station, Millom (Unknown stay).
About 3.2 miles away
Square, Millom (Unknown stay).
About 3.2 miles away
Lancashire Road, Millom (Unknown stay).
About 3.3 miles away
Lord Street, Millom (Unknown stay).
About 3.5 miles away
Church Road, Bootle (Unknown stay).
About 4.5 miles away
Green Road Station, Millom (Long stay).
About 4.6 miles away
Sandscale Haws, Dalton-in-Furness (Unknown stay).
About 6 miles away

Accomodation Links

Hotels and Guest Houses in Millom