British Beaches

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Allonby - South Beach

Allonby, Cumbria

Allonby has a beautiful shingle and sand beach which forms a vast expanse of sand at low tide

Beach Type



There is also a leisure centre close to the beach


Windsurfing and Kite-boarding

Nature and Wildlife

Both the coast path and the smugglers way pass Allonby

Water Quality




Tourist Information

Maryport TIC TIC Maryport Town Hall Senhouse Street CA15 6BH


Nearest town: Allonby
County: Cumbria
Latitude/Longitude: 54.7516, -3.45134
Postcode: CA15 6SL
(postcode is for sat-nav purposes only, and may not represent the actual address of the beach)

Explore more of the area around Allonby, Cumbria at Explore Britain.


Leave Maryport on the A596 before turning off left onto the B5300 which leads to Allonby.

Public Transport

Reays Minibus Service's bus service number 60 runs between Maryport and Skinburness and stops at Allonby.

Nearest Railway Stations

Maryport (Approx. 3 miles away)
Aspatria (Approx. 5 miles away)
Flimby (Approx. 5 miles away)
Workington (Approx. 8 miles away)
Harrington (Approx. 11 miles away)

Important! Distances are as the crow (or seagull) flies. Road distances may be considerably longer, especially at estuary locations.


Parking available next to the beach.

Nearby Car Parks

Seabrows - Bottom, Maryport (Unknown stay).
About 2.7 miles away
Seabrows - Top, Maryport (Unknown stay).
About 2.8 miles away
Lower Church Street, Maryport (Unknown stay).
About 3.1 miles away
Catherine Street, Maryport (Unknown stay).
About 3.2 miles away
South Quay, Maryport (Unknown stay).
About 3.2 miles away
Mill Street, Maryport (Unknown stay).
About 3.3 miles away
Maryport Station, Maryport (Unknown stay).
About 3.3 miles away
Irish Street, Maryport (Unknown stay).
About 3.3 miles away
Mawbray Banks Nature Reserve, Mawbray (Unknown stay).
About 4.8 miles away
Aspatria Station, Aspatria (Long stay).
About 4.8 miles away

Accomodation Links

Hotels and Guest Houses in Allonby