Situated three miles from Southport, neighbouring Ainsdale is home to Ainsdale Beach - the only beach in the Northwest to have been awarded a Blue Flag and a haven for kite surfers!

Ainsdale has a mix of independent retailers plus a number of bars and restaurants and is less than 10 minutes from Southport, by train or car!

You can walk to Ainsdale from Southport along the Cheshire Lines Path, then explore the largest area of wild dunes left in Britain at the Ainsdale and Birkdale Sandhills Nature Reserve, home to a vast diversity of rare, special, and beautiful species! The Sefton Coastal Path and the Trans Pennine Trail also both pass through Ainsdale

Ainsdale is also home to championship links course, Southport & Ainsdale Golf Club, a course regularly ranked in the UK's Top 100 courses, that winds its way amongst the sandhills and dunes.

Ainsdale is a place to discover coastal trails, nature reserves and the most magnificent sunsets at Ainsdale beach.


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