We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.
Review Highlights

Not the best beach for sand as it's a shingle/pebble beach. But there is sandy patches. Kids love... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Louise O
via mobile
Ideal for the grandchildren

A lovely clean beach with easy safe access & lots of sand. Also not far from amenities such as... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Hornsea, United Kingdom
via mobile
Read all 221 reviews
All photos (98)
Full view
Certificate of Excellence
Traveller Overview
  • Excellent37%
  • Very good47%
  • Average11%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“lovely beach”(21 reviews)
“clean beach”(13 reviews)
“fish and chips”(17 reviews)
Hornsea HU18 1PZ, England
Reviews (221)
Filter reviews
221 results
Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year
Show reviews that mention
All reviewslovely beachclean beachfish and chipsfloral hallsea frontcertain partslife guardseast coastpaddling poolsea wallbuckets and spadesblue flagpublic toiletsleisure centresandy beachesfamily beachshops and cafes
Updating list...
1 - 10 of 221 reviews
Reviewed today via mobile

Went to hornsea today with my wife and young children. Nice beach, decided to visit cafe on the sea front. They ran out of bread cakes but said they had some. They were rude and abusive to both me and my wife. When I questioned...More

Thank Neil H
Reviewed yesterday

hornsea beach is quite good , a lot of pebbles in places ,better if you go more to the north, ie nr the floral hall and beyond

Thank ADRIAN b
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Although some parts of the beach are stony the area is clean and with easy access Good for taking the children for a picnic and paddle

Thank Milanoman2810
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

I was a bit disappointed with this beach to be fair, it was all stoney and the sea looked a bit uninviting to be fair. There are marked safe areas for swimming and life guards on duty; but to be honest I would recommend a...More

Thank PeterGarrett78
Reviewed 1 week ago

Has a good paddling pool with sea water with table and chairs around so you can watch your children,also a cafe with everything you can think off make a good cup of tea. Or if you wish to walk it’s very pleasant quite a few...More

Thank Yorkshirehu179hd
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Not the best beach for sand as it's a shingle/pebble beach. But there is sandy patches. Kids love watching the tractors bring the boats in. Toilets at the boat yard and icecream etc for sail there. Life guards on duty further down where the row...More

Thank Louise O
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Visit with our granddaughter, the beach is ok but there are better in the area. The advantage is its handy.

Thank linda l
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

A lovely clean beach with easy safe access & lots of sand. Also not far from amenities such as toilets, shops,cafes etc.and car parking (some of which is free, if you're prepared to walk a little way).

1  Thank judyav2018
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Had a lovely day at the beach,wasn't too crowded.little ones had great time on beach.small shops selling drinks,I've cream,doughnuts waffles and a few seaside type things including rock.

Thank pmla
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Very popular, lots of facilities and shops close by. There’s also a coastguard life rescue station. A long promenade for easy strolls, bikes, scooters or the less mobile. We played for a few hours on a spot just in front of Floral Hall, this bit...More

Thank Dr_Waugh
View more reviews
Questions & Answers
Ask a question
10 October 2016|
Response from Chealy1979 | Reviewed this property |
It's by the sea, if you go into it you will get wet
Peter B
13 September 2016|
AnswerShow all 6 answers
Response from Winnie-The-Pooh-Bear | Reviewed this property |
There is the beach itself if you want to entertain your children. There's also the usual nearby, ice-creams, arcades with smaller rides for toddlers etc
24 April 2016|
AnswerShow all 2 answers
Response from K L | Reviewed this property |
Yes, designated areas clearly marked. Bins for dog poo bags all along prom Pubs & Floral Hall have outside seating capacity for dog owners. Large fines if caught breaking the guidelines