British Beaches

Sand, sea, sun, surf and scones

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Braystones Beach

Egremont, Cumbria

A strip of sand and shingle that is totally submerged at high tide.

Beach Type



Camp site


A very popular spot for fishing

Nature and Wildlife

There is a coast path.

Water Quality

Not Tested




No dog restrictions.

Tourist Information

Egremont TIC. CA22 2DW. Phone +44 (0) 1946 820693


Nearest town: Egremont
County: Cumbria
Latitude/Longitude: 54.435, -3.53418
Postcode: CA21 2YH
(postcode is for sat-nav purposes only, and may not represent the actual address of the beach)

Explore more of the area around St John Beckermet, Cumbria at Explore Britain.


Take the A595 coast road and turn off just south of Egremeont to Braystone.

Public Transport

There is a train station in Braystone.

Nearest Railway Stations

Braystones (Cumbria) (Less than half a mile away)
Sellafield (About a mile and a half away)
Nethertown (Approx. 2 miles away)
Seascale (Approx. 3 miles away)
St Bees (Approx. 4 miles away)

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


Parking available close to the beach.

Nearby Car Parks

Morass Road, Beckermet (Unknown stay).
About 1.1 miles away
Sellafield Station, Sellafield (Unknown stay).
About 1.6 miles away
Nethertown Station, Nethertown (Unknown stay).
About 1.9 miles away
Beck Green, Egremont (Unknown stay).
About 3.3 miles away
Chapel Street, Egremont (Unknown stay).
About 3.3 miles away
Seascale Station, Seascale (Unknown stay).
About 3.3 miles away
Seascale Foreshore, Seascale (Unknown stay).
About 3.4 miles away
Sea Mill Lane, St Bees (Unknown stay).
About 4 miles away
Parish - Whitecroft, Gosforth (Unknown stay).
About 4 miles away
St Bees Station, St Bees (Unknown stay).
About 4.6 miles away

Accomodation Links

Hotels and Guest Houses in Egremont