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Formby Beach

Victoria Road, Formby L37 1LJ, England
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beautiful beach

We visited Liverpool over the weekend and didn't expect to have nice beach. Nice sandy beach very... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
SJ&DH
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UK
Watching the Sunset

There's nothing better than sitting on top of a sand dune as the sun starts to set. Formby beach is... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
MrsSmithoir
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North West
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  • Excellent61%
  • Very good28%
  • Average4%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible4%
Travellers talk about
“sand dunes” (95 reviews)
“car park” (67 reviews)
“national trust” (51 reviews)
LOCATION
Victoria Road, Formby L37 1LJ, England
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"sand dunes"
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"car park"
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"national trust"
in 51 reviews
"red squirrels"
in 43 reviews
"lovely sand"
in 10 reviews
"sunny day"
in 19 reviews
"plenty of space"
in 12 reviews
"nature reserve"
in 12 reviews
"high tide"
in 5 reviews
"ice cream"
in 12 reviews
"long walk"
in 9 reviews
"dog walkers"
in 11 reviews
"clean sand"
in 5 reviews
"lovely walk"
in 14 reviews
"can walk for miles"
in 5 reviews
"squirrel reserve"
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"victoria road"
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Reviewed 1 week ago

We visited Liverpool over the weekend and didn't expect to have nice beach. Nice sandy beach very busy as it was a nice hot day. we had so much fun on the beach There is only 1 toilet by the entrance. It was very busy...More

Thank SJ&DH
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Reviewed 1 week ago

There's nothing better than sitting on top of a sand dune as the sun starts to set. Formby beach is a bit of a walk across the Sand dunes to reach but it's worth it.

Thank MrsSmithoir
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I don’t know I just feel you could not relax here I mean walk your dog yeah but setting up camp here and spending the day would not be in my agenda.. for the price of parking to the walk to sit somewhere remote there...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We had a lovely day here over the May bank holiday weekend with our 2 young boys and dog. We had a lovely picnic on the lovely beach and enjoyed walking through the woodland and spotted a red squirrel fairly quickly. Bring all you need...More

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Visited yesterday and obviously it was packed because of the gorgeous weather. Toilets are just as you enter so make sure you go before you walk along the beach as its quite a walk. Not good for prams or wheelchairs as you need to get...More

Thank lovetoeatout201
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I visited Formby beach on Sunday - lovely day and expected queues so no issue with this. However I find it disgusting that for a beach expecting so many visitors that no one in the management thought it appropriate to hire in more loos! When...More

Thank jennyjgrimes
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Visited today with my 9yr olds; it was very busy and the main route from the M57 was bumper to bumper - to be expected with it being bank holiday. I gave up trying to park on the main car park, and managed to find...More

Thank justmarielouise
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

took family here for a nice day clean beach perfect day for the beach kids loved it Will return in summer hoilday's

Thank morrisfamlyoutings
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Great day out with the dog. We walked the dog through the woods then onto the dunes. Ice cream van and toilets at the car park as well as dog bowl

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Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

First the negative points the car park is quite expensive at £6.50 per day. We could also not walk on the beach due to a palm oil problem. However we still had a really good day. There was lots to do. There is a red...More

1  Thank Lottiegen
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Jeanette M
7 May 2018|
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Response from justmarielouise |
From What u experienced today the beach is very difficult to access via the Victoria Road entrance/car park
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Claire H
6 May 2018|
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Response from Alan157243 | Reviewed this property |
Indeed you can...that is to say if it were deep enough you could, you’d have to go quite a long way to get the water deep enough to swim in...and it would be quite chilly
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Edward B
5 March 2018|
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