British Beaches

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Cambois - North Beach

Ashington, Northumberland

A long strip of sand stretching south towards Blyth, bordered in the north by the Wansbeck estuary.

Beach Type



There is a pub next to the beach


Sea fishing

Nature and Wildlife

This is a long beach offering plenty of room to stretch your legs.

Water Quality

Not Tested




No dog restrictions.

Tourist Information

Newcastle Information Centre 132 Grainger Street Newcastle upon Tyne Tyne & Wear NE1 5AF. Telephone. 0191 277 8000


Nearest town: Ashington
County: Northumberland
Latitude/Longitude: 55.1565, -1.52128
Postcode: NE24 1RN
(postcode is for sat-nav purposes only, and may not represent the actual address of the beach)

Explore more of the area around Ashington, Northumberland at Explore Britain.


Cambois is just off the A189 North of Newcastle

Public Transport

Arriva Northumbria (Northumbria)'s bus service number 444 runs between Ashington and Bedlington and stops at Cambois

Nearest Railway Stations

Pegswood (Approx. 5 miles away)
Cramlington (Approx. 6 miles away)
Morpeth (Approx. 6 miles away)
Widdrington (Approx. 7 miles away)

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


Car parks available next to the beach

Nearby Car Parks

Milburn Park, Newbiggin-by-the-Sea (Unknown stay).
About 1.3 miles away
Newbiggin Road, Ashington (Unknown stay).
About 1.8 miles away
Station Street, Blyth (Unknown stay).
About 1.9 miles away
King Street, Blyth (Unknown stay).
About 2 miles away
Keel Row, Blyth (Unknown stay).
About 2 miles away
High Street (behind Social Club), Blyth (Unknown stay).
About 2.1 miles away
Bowes Street, Blyth (Unknown stay).
About 2.1 miles away
Wilkie Terrace, Newbiggin-by-the-Sea (Unknown stay).
About 2.1 miles away
High Street, Blyth (Unknown stay).
About 2.1 miles away
Clayton Street, Bedlington (Unknown stay).
About 2.1 miles away

Accomodation Links

Hotels and Guest Houses in Ashington