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Formby Beach

Victoria Road, Formby L37 1LJ, England
+44 1704 878591
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Expansive sands

Wide sweeping sandy beach. Great for dogs and games. Tide has large reach so swimming reliant on... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
Rachel S
London, England, United Kingdom
Excellent beach

Great beach with fantastic views. It's very clean and well maintained. I would advise wearing... read more

Reviewed 4 days ago
Birkenhead, United Kingdom
via mobile
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  • Average5%
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“car park” (67 reviews)
“sand dunes” (91 reviews)
“lovely beach” (34 reviews)
Victoria Road, Formby L37 1LJ, England
+44 1704 878591
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Reviewed 2 days ago

Wide sweeping sandy beach. Great for dogs and games. Tide has large reach so swimming reliant on tide times, but lifeguarded section is available during summer months

Thank Rachel S
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Great beach with fantastic views. It's very clean and well maintained. I would advise wearing sandals if you can, I had to hoover out my shoes when I got home because of all the sand!

Thank Beckyh85
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Beach was nice dogs happy to have a run Near to caravan site what can you say about a beach it was clean and you could see Liverpool lol

Thank Linda T
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

A major thing to tick off my list of things to do this summer was to visit the seaside and what a great little gem we found in Formby and all its sandy glory! You can leave your car at one of the car-parks adjacent...More

1  Thank CatKnightley
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We had a fabulous time on the beach with our two dogs in the glorious sunshine. The tide was out, so the whole of the beach was amazing. £4.50 to park our car was worth every penny and we will return very soon!!

Thank JAN G
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We were staying close by to this beach and we visited many times with our 2 little dogs it's so clean and dog friendly and you can see for miles, one plus is the RNLI are on lifeguard duty there if there is anything negative...More

1  Thank Teresa C
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Had a fab day here yesterday just as we arrived the sun came out it was beautiful, the beach is so clean and the sand is perfect ! Took the dog and it's great they can be off the lead aswell !! We parked in...More

Thank Ramsbottomrjr
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We came to see the red squirrels. And to finish our visit, walked down to the beach. A short 10 min walk from main carpark...however it is possible to park closer depending on how busy it is. The walk up to the beach can best...More

Thank myfunnybones
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We went around 6pm, one windy august evening. The beach is well signposted from the main roads, and there is a large car park divided into at least 3 separate areas, which is free, so parking was hassle free. There are lots of different walking...More

Thank emmajane1975
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Love visiting this place with the dog. Thanks to national trust membership parking is free. Great any time of year

Thank KcharlesC59
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Lorna W
22 August 2017|
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Response from Susan H | Reviewed this property |
Yes, we saw a lot of dogs & no restriction signs.
17 August 2017|
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Response from Sally C | Reviewed this property |
I would say not - I never saw any - just a massive beach with pools of water and wonderful sand dunes - but well worth a visit
24 May 2017|
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Response from Mark A | Reviewed this property |
I didn't see any. What I did see was plenty of well behaved dogs off of their lead enjoying themselves.