British Beaches

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Hartlepool North Sands Beach

Hartlepool, Hartlepool

A long sandy beach interspersed with a very long pier and various working pipelines. Photo shows old Hartlepool town wall at night.

Beach Type



Facilities available in the nearby town


Surfing is popular when the Noertherlies aren't messing up the waves

Water Quality

Not Tested




No dog restrictions.

Tourist Information

Hartlepool TIC. Art Gallery. Church Square Hartlepool TS24 7EQ 01429 869706.


Nearest town: Hartlepool
County: Hartlepool
Latitude/Longitude: 54.7073, -1.20375
Postcode: TS24 0BZ
(postcode is for sat-nav purposes only, and may not represent the actual address of the beach)

Explore more of the area around , Hartlepool at Explore Britain.


The northern boundary of Hartlepool.

Public Transport

Hartlepool has a train station though this is a long way from this beach.

Nearest Railway Stations

Hartlepool (About a mile and a half away)
Seaton Carew (Approx. 3 miles away)
Billingham (Cleveland) (Approx. 7 miles away)
Redcar British Steel (Approx. 8 miles away)
Redcar Central (Approx. 8 miles away)

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

Nearby Car Parks

Middleton Road, Hartlepool (Unknown stay).
About 1 miles away
Navigation Point, Hartlepool (Unknown stay).
About 1.1 miles away
St. Mary Street, Hartlepool (Unknown stay).
About 1.2 miles away
Jackson Dry Dock, Hartlepool (Unknown stay).
About 1.2 miles away
Open Market, Hartlepool (Short stay).
About 1.4 miles away
Hartlepool Station, Hartlepool (Unknown stay).
About 1.4 miles away
Dover Street, Hartlepool (Unknown stay).
About 1.5 miles away
Bryan Hanson House, Hartlepool (Unknown stay).
About 1.5 miles away
Civic Centre, Hartlepool (Unknown stay).
About 1.5 miles away
Albert Street, Hartlepool (Long stay).
About 1.6 miles away

Accomodation Links

Hotels and Guest Houses in Hartlepool