British Beaches

Sand, sea, sun, surf and scones

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Maryport Beach

Maryport, Cumbria

A small seaside town with a marina and, at low tide, a long sand and shingle beach.

Beach Type



There is a harbour and marina and local facilities in the town


There are two museums
One on the docks is a steamship museum
The other a roman fort

Nature and Wildlife

There is a coastal path.

Water Quality

Not Tested




Dogs are welcome.

Tourist Information

Maryport TIC. 1 Senhouse Street. Cumbria 01900 813738


Nearest town: Maryport
County: Cumbria
Latitude/Longitude: 54.7059, -3.50869
Postcode: CA15 8NT
(postcode is for sat-nav purposes only, and may not represent the actual address of the beach)

Explore more of the area around Maryport, Cumbria at Explore Britain.


Trake the A596 south-west from Carlisle.

Public Transport

There is a train station at least 15 mins walk from the beach.

Nearest Railway Stations

Maryport (Less than a mile away)
Flimby (About a mile away)
Workington (Approx. 4 miles away)
Harrington (Approx. 7 miles away)
Aspatria (Approx. 8 miles away)

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


Parking available next to the beach.

Nearby Car Parks

Irish Street, Maryport (Unknown stay).
About 0.6 miles away
Mill Street, Maryport (Unknown stay).
About 0.7 miles away
Catherine Street, Maryport (Unknown stay).
About 0.7 miles away
Maryport Station, Maryport (Unknown stay).
About 0.7 miles away
South Quay, Maryport (Unknown stay).
About 0.7 miles away
Lower Church Street, Maryport (Unknown stay).
About 0.8 miles away
Seabrows - Top, Maryport (Unknown stay).
About 1.1 miles away
Seabrows - Bottom, Maryport (Unknown stay).
About 1.2 miles away
Brow Top, Workington (Unknown stay).
About 4.4 miles away
Ladies Walk, Workington (Short stay).
About 4.5 miles away

Accomodation Links

Hotels and Guest Houses in Maryport