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Wilsthorpe Beach

Bridlington, East Riding of Yorkshire

The beach is formed by a large expanse of sand with dunes and a low cliff. A good walking and fishing beach.

Beach Type



And a slip-way are all available
There is a camp site and caravan park near the beach



Nature and Wildlife

Various seabirds can be seen. and there is a nice walk along the beach.

Water Quality




Cleaning and Litter

The beach is not cleaned and there are no litter bins.


Dogs are allowed all year.

Awards and Recommendations

Quality Coast Award

Tourist Information

Tourist Information Centre. 25 Princes Street. Bridlington. YO15 2NP. Tel: 01262 673474. Fax: 01262 401797


Nearest town: Bridlington
County: East Riding of Yorkshire
Latitude/Longitude: 54.0584, -0.209267
Postcode: YO15 3QL
(postcode is for sat-nav purposes only, and may not represent the actual address of the beach)

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


Take the A165 from Bridlington.

Nearest Railway Stations

Bridlington (About a mile and a half away)
Bempton (Approx. 5 miles away)
Nafferton (Approx. 8 miles away)
Hunmanby (Approx. 9 miles away)
Driffield (Approx. 10 miles away)

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

Nearby Car Parks

South Cliff, Bridlington (Long stay).
About 0.6 miles away
South Marine Drive, Bridlington (Long stay).
About 1.4 miles away
Langdales Wharf, Bridlington (Long stay).
About 1.7 miles away
Nelson Street, Bridlington (Long stay).
About 1.8 miles away
Hilderthorpe Road, Bridlington (Long stay).
About 1.8 miles away
Beck Hill, Bridlington (Short stay).
About 1.8 miles away
Bridlington Station, Bridlington (Unknown stay).
About 1.8 miles away
Palace, Bridlington (Short stay).
About 1.9 miles away
North Street, Bridlington (Medium stay).
About 2 miles away
Moorfield Road, Bridlington (Long stay).
About 2 miles away

Accomodation Links

Hotels and Guest Houses in Bridlington