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“Seaham is a charming and bustling seaside town”
Review of East Durham Coast

Ranked #8 of 33 things to do in Durham
Certificate of Excellence
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This was a great find with many walks available especially on the beach to the north of the town and around the fairly new marina. Good shopping slightly inland at Dalton Park retail outlet.

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank skelghyl
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Reviewed 4 October 2018

This is beautiful scenery, the Durham coast. Although it may be nippy with the wind from the north Sea, the views are expansive and now that the coal is all gone, the beaches are clean and long. Great walks along the cliffs near Horden.

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank millsonbandm
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Reviewed 16 September 2018

The east Durham coast is the best there is.I moved from the south and find it most untouched and a joy to walk and take in the great sights.

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank John F
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Reviewed 1 September 2018 via mobile

fist time we have been to nose' s point, certainly won't be the last. we walked quite away along the pathways, which are well maintained, with seating along part of the walk. two car parks, one had an ice cream which seemed popular. free parking. the views across the cliff tops and out to sea are stunning. you can walk for miles. enjoy the peace and tranquillity. A lovely walk for all ages.

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank sandrac58
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Reviewed 27 August 2018

East Durham Coast is really beautiful, and walkways have been built so that you can choose how far you want to walk up to around 30 miles I think. And of course it joins up with national cycleways (including one of the Coast to Coast C2C rides) and various walks inland including the beautiful Castle Eden Vale.
Some of the beeches are world-renowned for sea glass gathering, and there are strategically placed cafes and pubs, and even restaurants.
Plenty of access points for car users (ie car parks with suitable pubs) and plenty of public transport if you don't have a car

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank 595HugoM
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