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You forget how beautiful the coast is

Enjoyed a lovely walk along the shoreline with friends. Not been to the links area in a while and... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Newcastle upon Tyne, United Kingdom
Excellentt Coastal walk and beach

Excellent costal walk and beach - a beach for everyone - interesting nature area - excellent coffee... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
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The Links, Whitley Bay, England
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Enjoyed a lovely walk along the shoreline with friends. Not been to the links area in a while and in the sunshine it was beautiful. We went on the section you can take your dog, plenty other dog walkers about but still loads of space....More

Thank Haz2tea
Reviewed 1 week ago

we came for a weekend away and went here a few times it is a clean beach but not much around. We did notice at night there are gangs in cars which put us off a little.

Thank parrycb
Reviewed 1 week ago

Excellent costal walk and beach - a beach for everyone - interesting nature area - excellent coffee served at the town end

Thank RhooseSeadog
Reviewed 5 June 2018

We love walking along here. We normally walk from Whitley Bay station, right along the promenade, then along to St Mary's Lighthouse and then round the headland to Seaton Sluice. Lovely walk taking in the beautiful scenery.

Thank Geordie112
Reviewed 3 June 2018

I used to go to Whitley bay a great deal as a child in the 1970s, however it declined in the 1980s, and by the 1990s no toilets nothing to do ans not great with a young family so for the last 20 years i...More

Thank zebra2008
Reviewed 30 May 2018 via mobile

Before the change, it looked old and over worn, the change was definitely needed! There are always plenty of people down Whitley Bay sea front, walking dogs, eating chips and ice creams. The links and beach are the perfect place to meet up, the walk...More

Thank RachaelStorey
Reviewed 27 May 2018

The improvements made here are excellent,the Promenade has been upgraded and is excellent for walking. The beach area is clean as is the Links.Promenade ideal for dog walkers.

Thank Bill R
Reviewed 18 May 2018 via mobile

Very good relaxed atmosphere Food good. Friendly staff Sells local pictures Close to the beach Let dogs in .

Thank Barbara B
Reviewed 8 May 2018

Always a nice stroll to blow the cobwebs away. Been visiting here for a number of years now. If you've the energy it is a nice 2 hour stroll all the way to Tynemouth if the tide is out.

Thank VulcanViggen
Reviewed 5 May 2018 via mobile

I spent just one day there, with the promenade still in construction and the Spanish City not ready yet, but I can honestly say the beach walk was really good and, weather permitting, you can enjoy yourself there really well.

Thank Paul_Edi
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3 June 2018|
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Response from sheilahowe h | Reviewed this property |
hi the beach is just fine. the weather is not1
Avril W
22 May 2018|
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Response from John K | Reviewed this property |
Sorry, I don't live in Whitley Bay so I'm not sure when the market is on.