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Crosby Beach

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

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TripAdvisor Traveller Rating - 646 reviews646 reviews

Tel: +44(0)345 140 0845

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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 2018

TripAdvisor Traveller Rating:

  • Excellent
    367
  • Very Good
    204
  • Average
    45
  • Poor
    13
  • Terrible
    17

Recent Reviews:

  • STEPHENK103
    Ashby-de-la-Zouch, United Kingdom
    Trip Type:
    Couples
    Another place I wished I had been.
    4 of 5 stars
    Monday, 4th March 2019
    Visited on a cold and breezy day to see the Anthony Gormley exhibit. It was a pleasant walk with the dog and good to see the iconic statues based on the sculptor. Will have to try and revisit when... Read full review
  • John M
    Lyon, France
    Trip Type:
    Friends getaway
    Walk along the Beach to take in views of the Wirral and North Wale
    4 of 5 stars
    Saturday, 9th March 2019
    This beach has an excellent location, served by four train stations and free car parks at Mariners Road, Crosby Marine Lake, and Hall Road. The beach itself rarely has very many people, so a great... Read full review
  • Hazel K
    Ormesby St. Margaret, United Kingdom
    Don't go at high tide
    5 of 5 stars
    Tuesday, 19th March 2019
    Originally went to visit in the morning but the sea was in and it looked like a normal beach. Revisited in the afternoon when the tide had gone out and could see the amazing sight of Gormley's... 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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