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Formby Beach

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Address: Victoria Road, Formby L37 1LJ, England
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A great beach to take a walk with your dog, apart from one small area that as some some masonery the rest of the beach is golden sand with a good stretch to the sea

4 of 5 bubblesReviewed 4 days ago
Mark O
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Darwen, United Kingdom
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Darwen, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW via mobile

A great beach to take a walk with your dog, apart from one small area that as some some masonery the rest of the beach is golden sand with a good stretch to the sea

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW via mobile

Can never get fed up of going here. Beautiful surroundings a nice walk to the beach. Our secret escape!

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Thank EJMellor
Stockport, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Visited Formby Beach with my family on a clear crisp Sunday morning last weekend. We took my daughter's horse. Great beach for galloping down and blowing away cobwebs! Parked at Lifeboat Road car park which is great for horse boxes. Good clean and plenty of space!

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Preston, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We visit Formby beach quite alot for a walk with our dog, its best to the visit the beach when the tide is in, but the beach is very very clean. It's a great little beach in the area and a great place to go for a walk, even with a dog or the family as there is some great... More 

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Cheshire, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Had a great day at Formby Beach and squirrel woods. Stunning weather great sand dunes and brilliant for running wild with our springer spaniel. There is national trust car park as members it was free to park. Well worth a visit and will certainly be returning.

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Formby
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 January 2017

You may have seen Formby beach on the recent Agatha Christie tv programme-where it doubled as Le Touquet. Great to visit. 15 mile sof beatiful beach and dunes.

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Ramsbottom, England, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 December 2016

Long wide sandy beach with views to Blackpool and North Wales . See the old foundations of buildings exposed y the sea in places and enjoy the sandhills

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Worthing, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 December 2016 via mobile

Absolutely stunning beach, accessed through boardwalks and sand dunes with marram grass. Lovely to see North Wales in the distance, Liverpool and Blackpool. Even the wind farm looks attractive in the distance. Good to see bins on the beaches and a lifeguard hut, though not manned at this time of year. Lovely lovely beach.

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Liverpool, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 December 2016

Parts of this beach do get very busy during the summer months particularly the Victora Road end, however further up the beach where the old coastguard building was it is much quieter.

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Greater Manchester, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 December 2016

The beach is lovely 😊, there are long delayed in parking and I recommend turning of somewhere and parking it's £5 to park and it's a trek on sand dunes to the beach I found it very difficult not suitable for those with difficulties walking

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