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Address: Newcastle upon Tyne, England
Phone Number: +44 191 200 8535

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Picked my son and his girlfriend up from uni and they fancied going to whitley bay. Not been since the kids were tiny. But hey its actually really pretty. The beach is lovely and... read more

4 of 5 bubblesReviewed 27 September 2016
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Carlisle, United Kingdom
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Carlisle, United Kingdom
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126 reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 September 2016 via mobile

Picked my son and his girlfriend up from uni and they fancied going to whitley bay. Not been since the kids were tiny. But hey its actually really pretty. The beach is lovely and yes they are doing some work and building a new premier Inn on the front but once that's done it will be lovely. The grass area... More 

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Leicestershire, United Kingdom
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10 reviews
7 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 September 2016

Needs some love and care - very run down and tired looking - need to go further up the coast to Alnmouth

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Bolton, United Kingdom
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 August 2016 via mobile

The beaches along the coast are excellent. Unfortunately if you have a dog you are not allowed on some of them at all and some them only between the hours of 8 and 6. This applies between May and September.

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Woking, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 August 2016 via mobile

My first time to Whitley bay and really enjoyed this beautiful north east holiday town. The beach is beautiful and enjoyed a lovely stroll to st.Mary's lighthouse. Great to see so many families enjoy the great british sunshine and exploring the rockpools crabbing. Stunning views and if you are lucky you might see a seal! Nice day out for all.

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Newcastle upon Tyne, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 August 2016

We had a great time visiting the beach and seafront with our young children. The kids and dog loved paddling in the sea. Visiting the amusements while there and was impressed with the cleanings around the streets very nice to see. Lovely place

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Livingston, United Kingdom
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707 reviews
417 attraction reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 August 2016

We were in Whitley Bay for a few days house/pet sitting for a friend who was herself away on holiday. Whitley Bay has a lot going for it as both ends are served by the very efficient Metro line, it has a great seaside to walk along, and many good shops and restaurants. The Metro means that it is only... More 

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Gateshead, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 July 2016 via mobile

It's many years since I'd been to Whitley Bay but decided to take the kids.we will definitely be returning very soon.shopping area looked good.there's a brilliant park with a cafe,splash zone and loads for the kids to play on.a couple of good amusements,chip shops etc.the beach was clean and beautiful with a skate park overlooking it.well served by local transport.there's... More 

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Thank tracy r
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19 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 26 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 July 2016 via mobile

5 star blue badge beach , lovely golden sand , a lovely walk along the beach , water really clean , one of the best beaches in the UK

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Wandel
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282 reviews
88 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 173 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 July 2016 via mobile

Easy to drive to or just hop on the metro to Whitley Bay metro station. You'll come out at the top of the city centre, walk down to the main road and turn left to follow the road down to Park View and a ton of funky independent shops and cafes. It's a lovely walk out to St. Mary's Lighthouse... More 

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Scunthorpe, United Kingdom
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53 reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 July 2016

Walked all the way from Tynemouth to Whitley Bay and enjoyed every moment. There are plenty of stopping points to enjoy the view or partake in a coffee and cake on the way. There are plenty of surfers at Tynemouth and everyone seems to have plenty to do whether cycling, walking or even site seeing. It looks like the area... More 

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