British Beaches

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Barmston Beach

Bridlington, East Riding of Yorkshire

This sandy beach, stretching along a straight part of the coast for 2 km, is backed by low clay cliffs. It is mainly used by tourists residents and for fishing.

Beach Type



There are cafes/restaurants
A slipway and a nearby caravan park


The main beach activity is fishing
There is no zoning for water sports activities

Nature and Wildlife

Many seabirds can be sighted whilst taking walks along the beach.

Water Quality

Not Tested



Cleaning and Litter

The beach is not cleaned and bins are not available.

Tourist Information

Tourist Information Centre 25 Princes St Bridlington YO15 2NP Tel: 01262 673474 Fax: 01262 401797


Nearest town: Bridlington
County: East Riding of Yorkshire
Latitude/Longitude: 54.0171, -0.211047
Postcode: YO25 8PJ
(postcode is for sat-nav purposes only, and may not represent the actual address of the beach)

Explore more of the area around Bridlington, East Riding of Yorkshire at Explore Britain.


Take the A165 from Bridlington. Access to the beach is via a small clay slipway.

Public Transport

By bus from Bridlington. The nearest railway station is Bridlington.

Nearest Railway Stations

Bridlington (Approx. 4 miles away)
Nafferton (Approx. 7 miles away)
Bempton (Approx. 8 miles away)
Driffield (Approx. 9 miles away)
Hutton Cranswick (Approx. 10 miles away)

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


Free parking for up to 50 cars is available. There are no specified spaces for the disabled.

Nearby Car Parks

South Cliff, Bridlington (Long stay).
About 3.4 miles away
South Marine Drive, Bridlington (Long stay).
About 4.2 miles away
Langdales Wharf, Bridlington (Long stay).
About 4.5 miles away
Nelson Street, Bridlington (Long stay).
About 4.6 miles away
Beck Hill, Bridlington (Short stay).
About 4.6 miles away
Hilderthorpe Road, Bridlington (Long stay).
About 4.6 miles away
Palace, Bridlington (Short stay).
About 4.7 miles away
Bridlington Station, Bridlington (Unknown stay).
About 4.7 miles away
North Street, Bridlington (Medium stay).
About 4.8 miles away
Leisure World, Bridlington (Medium stay).
About 4.8 miles away

Accomodation Links

Hotels and Guest Houses in Bridlington