Top 10 North Yorkshire Beaches

Here are The UK Beaches Guides top 10 North Yorkshire beaches. Our rating is based on two factors: the amount each page is viewed and any reviews submitted.

1. Runswick Sands Beach, Runswick Bay

Runswick Sands Beach.Runswick Sands is a sheltered sandy beach with rock pools either side of the bay at Runswick. No beach at high tide.The beach is in front of a charming village built into the steep hillside ...

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2. Scarborough South Bay Beach, Scarborough

Scarborough South Bay Beach.Scarborough South Bay beach is a sandy, quiet beach ideal for families a castle situated on the cliff tops overlooking the beach Scarborough is one of Yorkshire's and the UK's most traditio...

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3. Whitby Sands Beach, Whitby

Whitby Sands Beach.Whitby Sands, sand and rock beach situated to the west of the town. The beach is also known as West Cliff Beach. The River Esk splits through Whitby and a unique swing bridge connects the We...

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4. Cattersty Sands Beach, Skinningrove

Cattersty Sands Beach.Cattersty Sands and Skinningrove beach are split by a pier. You need to move away from the car park to the other side of the pier where you will fine a long stretch of sand.This beach sits o...

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5. Robin Hoods Bay Beach, Whitby

Robin Hoods Bay Beach.Robin Hoods Bay is a small fishing hamlet situated on the Yorkshire Heritage Coast just south of Whitby. The bay situated on a steep hill and marks the end of the coast to coast walk. The b...

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6. Stray Beach, Redcar

Stray Beach.Stray beach is a sandy beach to the south of Redcar and the North of Marske sands. As this beach lacks facilities it tends to be quieter than the more popular nearby beaches of Redcar and Saltburn....

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7. Cayton Bay Beach, Scarborough

Cayton Bay Beach.Cayton Bay beach is sand and rock. Popular with surfers and windsurfers situated 3 miles South of Scarborough....

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8. Filey Sands Beach, Scarborough

Filey Sands Beach.Filey is a historic Victorian fishing and Edwardian seaside resort. The town is a wonderfully restful seaside base with miles of sandy beaches, local linx golf courses, gardens, birdwatching, walki...

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9. Redcar Sands Beach, Redcar

Redcar Sands Beach.Redcar Sands beach is sand, close to Redcar town popular with surfers and kite surfers...

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10. Granville Beach, Redcar

Granville Beach.Granville beach south of Redcar is a beautiful sandy beach with wooden groynes....

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Blue Flag Beaches

In addition to this list of our top North Yorkshire beaches, North Yorkshire has 2 Blue Flag awarded beaches and many more seaside awards.


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