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Skegness Beach

Skegness, Lincolnshire

A spacious wide sandy beach backed by dunes. Skegness has a promenade, beautiful seafront gardens and two boating lakes.

Beach Type

Sand

Facilities

First aid post
Toilets with disabled facilities and baby changing near the beach
There are several cafes
Restaurants and fast food outlets close to the beach
Which has a slipway

Activities

Swimming
Surfing
Sea canoeing
Sailing
Regular beach games
Pitch 'n' putt
Crazy golf
Bowls
Waterway trips and a boating lake

Nature and Wildlife

Walks and wildlife trail information can be obtained from the Skegness Tourist Information Centre. There is a cycle route along the seafront.

Water Quality

Excellent

Lifeguard

RNLI

Cleaning and Litter

The beach is cleaned daily by the Council and there are litter bins. including the gardens.

Dogs

Dogs are banned from 1st May to 30th September and must be kept on leads in all adjacent areas.

Awards and Recommendations

Blue Flag Beach
Quality Coast Award
Marine Conservation Society Recommended

Tourist Information

Skegness Tourist Information Centre Tower Gardens Grand Parade Skegness PE25 2UG Tel: 01754 899887 E-mail: skegnessinfo@e-lindsey.gov.uk www.funcoast.co.uk

Location

Nearest town: Skegness
County: Lincolnshire
Latitude/Longitude: 53.1447, 0.350687
Postcode: PE25 2UE
(postcode is for sat-nav purposes only, and may not represent the actual address of the beach)

Explore more of the area around Skegness, Lincolnshire at Explore Britain.

Access

Take the A16. A52 or the A158. The flat esplanade leads to the beach from Skegness town. There are several walkways straight onto the beach and plenty of access for disabled visitors.

Public Transport

Skegness railway station is within walking distance of the beach. There is also a daily National Express coach service to Skegness.

Nearest Railway Stations

Skegness (Less than a mile away)
Havenhouse (Approx. 4 miles away)
Wainfleet (Approx. 5 miles away)
Thorpe Culvert (Approx. 6 miles away)

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

Parking

There are numerous attended car parks close to the beach.

Nearby Car Parks

Scarbrough Esplanade, Skegness (Unknown stay).
About 0.2 miles away
Swimming Pool, Skegness (Unknown stay).
About 0.2 miles away
Scarbrough Avenue, Skegness (Unknown stay).
About 0.3 miles away
Pierside North, Skegness (Long stay).
About 0.3 miles away
Festival, Skegness (Long stay).
About 0.4 miles away
North End, Skegness (Unknown stay).
About 0.4 miles away
Arcadia, Skegness (Short stay).
About 0.4 miles away
Lawn Park (Town Centre), Skegness (Short stay).
About 0.5 miles away
Princes Parade, Skegness (Long stay).
About 0.6 miles away
Jacksons Corner, Winthorpe (Long stay).
About 2 miles away

Accomodation Links

Hotels and Guest Houses in Skegness