British Beaches

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Fraisthorpe Beach

Bridlington, East Riding of Yorkshire

Fraisthorpe is a sandy beach backed by low clay cliffs, and forms a part of the miles of sweeping sands of Bridlington bay.

Beach Type





Beach walks

Nature and Wildlife

Plenty of space for a walk on this beach where the sands can stretch for miles in either direction.

Water Quality





No dog restrictions.

Awards and Recommendations

Quality Coast Award

Tourist Information

Bridlington TIC. 25 Prince Street. East Yorkshire 01262 673474


Nearest town: Bridlington
County: East Riding of Yorkshire
Latitude/Longitude: 54.0486, -0.211217
Postcode: YO15 3QL
(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.


From Bridlington take the A165 south to Fraisthorpe (about three and a half miles). Turn left through the village to Auburn Farm.

Nearest Railway Stations

Bridlington (Approx. 2 miles away)
Bempton (Approx. 6 miles away)
Nafferton (Approx. 8 miles away)
Hunmanby (Approx. 9 miles away)
Driffield (Approx. 9 miles away)

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


Parking at Auburn farm.

Nearby Car Parks

South Cliff, Bridlington (Long stay).
About 1.3 miles away
South Marine Drive, Bridlington (Long stay).
About 2 miles away
Langdales Wharf, Bridlington (Long stay).
About 2.4 miles away
Nelson Street, Bridlington (Long stay).
About 2.4 miles away
Hilderthorpe Road, Bridlington (Long stay).
About 2.5 miles away
Beck Hill, Bridlington (Short stay).
About 2.5 miles away
Bridlington Station, Bridlington (Unknown stay).
About 2.5 miles away
Palace, Bridlington (Short stay).
About 2.5 miles away
North Street, Bridlington (Medium stay).
About 2.6 miles away
Moorfield Road, Bridlington (Long stay).
About 2.7 miles away

Accomodation Links

Hotels and Guest Houses in Bridlington