British Beaches

Sand, sea, sun, surf and scones

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Fleetwood Beach

Fleetwood, Lancashire

Traditionally a fishing port and now a terminal for ferries to Larne. Fleetwood boasts a newly refurbished Seafront facing north towards Morecambe bay, where vast expanses of sand are revealed at low tide for the cockle pickers.

Beach Type



Plenty of shops
Hotels and guest houses
There is a leisure centre and indoor swimming pool
A pier
A boating pool and a local museum


Model boating

Nature and Wildlife

The promenade is recently refurbished and home to a memorial to local fishermen and various sculptures.

Water Quality





No dogs allowed from 1st June to 31st August.

Tourist Information

FLEETWOOD TIC Old Ferry Office. The Esplanade Fleetwood. Lancashire. FY7 6DL Tel: +44 (0) 1253 773953


Nearest town: Fleetwood
County: Lancashire
Latitude/Longitude: 53.9265, -3.01846
Postcode: FY7 6RA
(postcode is for sat-nav purposes only, and may not represent the actual address of the beach)

Explore more of the area around Fleetwood, Lancashire at Explore Britain.


Take the A585 north from junction 3 of the M55

Public Transport

There is a tram link with Blackpool.

Nearest Railway Stations

Poulton-le-Fylde (Approx. 5 miles away)
Layton (Lancs) (Approx. 6 miles away)
Blackpool North (Approx. 7 miles away)
Heysham Port (Approx. 8 miles away)
Blackpool South (Approx. 9 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 seafront.

Nearby Car Parks

Central, Fleetwood (Unknown stay).
About 0.1 miles away
Marine Hall and Leisure Centre, Fleetwood (Unknown stay).
About 0.1 miles away
Mini Golf, Fleetwood (Unknown stay).
About 0.4 miles away
Albert Street, Fleetwood (Unknown stay).
About 0.5 miles away
Custom House Lane, Fleetwood (Unknown stay).
About 0.5 miles away
Yacht Lake, Fleetwood (Unknown stay).
About 0.6 miles away
Princes Way, Fleetwood (Unknown stay).
About 0.8 miles away
Quaile Holme Road, Knott End on Sea (Unknown stay).
About 0.9 miles away
Barton Square, Knott End on Sea (Unknown stay).
About 1.2 miles away
Larkholme Community Centre, Larkholme (Unknown stay).
About 1.6 miles away

Accomodation Links

Hotels and Guest Houses in Fleetwood