British Beaches

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Druridge Bay South (nrth Creswell) Beach

Amble, Northumberland

A long wide sandy bay stretching from Amble in the north to Cresswell in the south. Privately owned, and includes a noted though unofficial nudist beach. This section between the Northumberland Coast Country Park and the National Trust property.

Beach Type



No beach facilites
Village of Druridge nearby
Local caravan site at Cresswell


Noted nudist beach

Nature and Wildlife

There are woodland trails and a picnic area

Water Quality





No dog restrictions.

Awards and Recommendations

Marine Conservation Society Recommended

Tourist Information

Alnwick TIC. 2 The Shambles. Northumberland 01665 510665


Nearest town: Amble
County: Northumberland
Latitude/Longitude: 55.2753, -1.56708
Postcode: NE61 5BX
(postcode is for sat-nav purposes only, and may not represent the actual address of the beach)

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


Off A1068. follow signs for Widdrington towards Druridge.

Nearest Railway Stations

Widdrington (Approx. 3 miles away)
Acklington (Approx. 4 miles away)
Pegswood (Approx. 7 miles away)
Alnmouth (Approx. 8 miles away)
Morpeth (Approx. 9 miles away)

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


National Trust Car Park

Nearby Car Parks

Druridge Bay Country Park - South, Hadston (Unknown stay).
About 1.1 miles away
Druridge Bay Country Park - North, East Chevington (Unknown stay).
About 1.2 miles away
Druridge Bay, Druridge Bay (Unknown stay).
About 1.2 miles away
East Chevington, Red Row (Unknown stay).
About 1.4 miles away
Druridge Bay Country Park - Togston Beach, Togston (Unknown stay).
About 1.8 miles away
Hadston Road, South Broomhill (Unknown stay).
About 1.9 miles away
Cresswell Pond, Morpeth (Unknown stay).
About 2.2 miles away
Cresswell Dunes - Croftletch Hill, Cresswell (Short/Medium/Long stay).
About 2.7 miles away
Hauxley Nature Reserve, Hauxley (Unknown stay).
About 2.8 miles away
Widdrington Station, Widdrington (Unknown stay).
About 3 miles away

Accomodation Links

Hotels and Guest Houses in Amble