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Crosby Beach

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

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TripAdvisor Traveller Rating - 545 reviews545 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

TripAdvisor
  • Certificate of Excellence 2017

TripAdvisor Traveller Rating:

  • Excellent
    310
  • Very Good
    173
  • Average
    37
  • Poor
    11
  • Terrible
    14

Recent Reviews:

  • PhilRiley
    United Kingdom
    Trip Type:
    Couples
    Crosby Beach
    5 of 5 stars
    Wednesday, 7th February 2018
    Interesting place to visit, good parking and reasonably priced. A lovely walk either on the beach or along the promenade. The “metal men” are well worth seeing, bear in mind the tide! Read full review
  • Tim C
    Chester, United Kingdom
    Trip Type:
    Couples
    Visiting the Gormleys
    5 of 5 stars
    Monday, 5th February 2018
    We had visited before sometime ago when the tide was fully in and didn't see the statues. However following the beaches feature in ITVs best walks programme, we decided to visit again. The day was... Read full review
  • weekendescapes906
    Outer Hebrides, United Kingdom
    Trip Type:
    Family
    Great views whatever the weather
    5 of 5 stars
    Sunday, 4th February 2018
    Lived near here for years and never tire of the walks and views and the ever changing landscape. Definitely worth a visit for a good walk and escape from the city. You can hire bikes at Crosby or... 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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