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Crosby Beach

Cambridge Road or Mariners Road or Hall Road West, Crosby, Merseyside

Tel: +44(0)151 934 2961

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Sunset from Crosby Beach


Crosby Beach is now the permanent home to ‘Another Place’, the sculpture by internationally acclaimed artist, Antony Gormley.

The beach has been awarded the Quality Coast Award by Keep Britain Tidy.

The QCA award tells visitors that the standards of beach management are of the highest quality in the UK.

Visitors can walk along Crosby Beach and the Coastal Path and take in views of the sea, the Wirral and North Wales.

Access to this strip of coast is good with four train stations and free car parks at Crosby Marine Lake, Mariners Road and Hall Road.

The 22 mile Sefton Coastal Path starts here and a section of the national cycle path network runs the length of the Park.

Please take note of beach safety flags and signage.

Codes of conduct available.

Lifeguard cover.

Crosby Coastal Park and Crosby Beach is managed by Sefton Coast and Countryside Service.



  • Dogs Accepted - Please keep under close control and take care not to disturb flocks of wading birds. Poop scoop area.
  • Groups accepted - Please book before visit (see contact details)

Parking & Transport

  • On site parking - Free parking at Cambridge Road, Mariners Road and Hall Road car parks.



TripAdvisor Traveller Rating:

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    Recent Reviews:

    • dill65
      Trip Type:
      Great beach
      5 of 5 stars
      Monday, 19th July 2021
      Clean beach, clear water. Enough space to socially distance, would highly recommend. Was not too busy and has good facilities. Read full review
    • Geodd2
      Penrith, United Kingdom
      Trip Type:
      Solo travel
      Well worth the visit
      5 of 5 stars
      Friday, 23rd July 2021
      We came here on a ride out and was pleased we did. To take in the spectacle of statues appearing as the tide receded was eerie and marvelous. Read full review
    • JTJD
      United Kingdom
      Trip Type:
      Huge beach…
      4 of 5 stars
      Tuesday, 27th July 2021
      We couldn’t check in to our apartment in Liverpool until 16.00 so we spent a couple of hours walking on the beach & taking photos to pass a bit of time. We parked on a residential side street... Read full review

    Map & Directions

    Road Directions

    Approximately 5 miles north of Liverpool, less than 1 mile west of Crosby/Waterloo and 20 miles south of Southport off A565.

    Public Transport Directions

    Different parts of Crosby Beach can be reached by train via the Northern Line (Merseytravel) stopping at:

    Waterloo Station: 3/4 mile walk
    Blundellsands & Crosby: 3/4 mile walk
    Hall Road: 2 Minute Walk

    Local Bus service contact Merseytravel.


    • Beach Awards Quality Coast Award 2011

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