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Crosby Beach

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

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TripAdvisor Traveller Rating - 567 reviews567 reviews

Tel: +44 (0)151 934 2967

Fax: +44 (0)1704 575628

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Crosby Beach, with a Another Place statue

About

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.

Facilities

Other

  • 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

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    TripAdvisor Traveller Rating:

    • Excellent
      321
    • Very Good
      179
    • Average
      40
    • Poor
      12
    • Terrible
      15

    Recent Reviews:

    • Alise K
      Trip Type:
      Couples
      Love it
      4 of 5 stars
      Monday, 21st May 2018
      Perfect place to rest. Near there is cafe, place for kids and some kind of leisure club aswell. Also you could use gym in nature which is fun 😅 Read full review
    • j0hnmalham
      London, United Kingdom
      Trip Type:
      Couples
      Beautiful day and a nice long walk with.........
      5 of 5 stars
      Saturday, 12th May 2018
      My partner and our dogs. Arrived just after eight and walked the whole length of the beach. Doing some photography etc. Come here reasonably regularly and it’s always good Read full review
    • Debbie S
      Trip Type:
      Family
      Lovely sand dunes and statues
      3 of 5 stars
      Wednesday, 9th May 2018
      You cannot get to the sea especially with little children the sand and mud gets to thick and you start to sink however the kids loved the sand dunes we had lots of fun playing in them I must say... 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.

    Awards

    • Beach Awards Quality Coast Award 2011

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