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Seaton Sluice Beach

Seaton, Northumberland

Seaton Sluice and it's small rocky harbour lie at the southern end of this long strip of sand, backed by dunes that stretch north all the way to Blyth. Of interest to renewable technology fans is the nearby wind farm.

Beach Type



Public toilets and picnic sites
Further facilities available in the town


Coastal walks or surfing

Nature and Wildlife

Follow the footpath or walk north along the beach towards Blyth.

Water Quality




Cleaning and Litter

litter and dog bins provided.


Dogs allowed.

Tourist Information

Whitley Bay TIC. Park Road. Tyne & Wear 0191 200 8535


Nearest town: Seaton
County: Northumberland
Latitude/Longitude: 55.0872, -1.47668
Postcode: NE26 4HQ
(postcode is for sat-nav purposes only, and may not represent the actual address of the beach)


On the coast road between Whitley bay and Blyth.

Public Transport

Arriva Northumbria (Northumbria)'s bus service number 363/364 runs between Blyth and Newcastle and stops in Seaton Sluice.

Nearest Railway Stations

Cramlington (Approx. 5 miles away)
Pegswood (Approx. 9 miles away)
Manors (Approx. 9 miles away)
Morpeth (Approx. 9 miles away)
Newcastle (Approx. 10 miles away)

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


parking is available a short walk from the beach.

Nearby Car Parks

Fountain Head, Seaton Sluice (Unknown stay).
About 0.2 miles away
Beresford Road North, Seaton Sluice (Unknown stay).
About 0.3 miles away
Marine View, Seaton Sluice (Unknown stay).
About 0.3 miles away
Beresford Road, Seaton Sluice (Unknown stay).
About 0.5 miles away
Seaton Delaval Hall, Seaton Sluice (Unknown stay).
About 0.7 miles away
Links Road, Blyth (Unknown stay).
About 0.8 miles away
Simonside, Seaton Sluice (Unknown stay).
About 1 miles away
Old Hartley, Seaton Sluice (Unknown stay).
About 1 miles away
St. Mary's Island - North, Seaton Sluice (Unknown stay).
About 1.6 miles away
St. Mary's Island - South, Whitley Bay (Unknown stay).
About 1.7 miles away

Accomodation Links

Hotels and Guest Houses in Seaton