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Step in in time

The Links is how I remember a lot of seaside towns used to be like in my childhood. A fabulous walk... read more

Reviewed yesterday
Rugby, United Kingdom
Lovely links

So many British seaside towns have decayed and make visiting a miserable affair. Not so here. The... read more

Reviewed 4 days ago
Milton Keynes, United Kingdom
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The Links, Whitley Bay, England
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Reviewed yesterday

The Links is how I remember a lot of seaside towns used to be like in my childhood. A fabulous walk by the sea with lots of grass and the promenade a pleasure to walk along. A bracing walk with fresh fish and chips. What...More

Thank wigglyline
Reviewed 4 days ago

So many British seaside towns have decayed and make visiting a miserable affair. Not so here. The Links looked spotless and well manicured. The sun helped, but Whitley Bay seems to be on the up at last. And that's worth a cheer.

Thank bryanedwin
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The Spanish City.......used to be a place of fun with a fun fair outside. Where there was a Waltzer, Dodgems, Ghost Train, Shooting Gallery & Slot machines etc;. Now sadly there is a "Car Park" outside a fast food outlet. Inside the dome there was...More

Thank Viking1950
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Went here yesterday to see the finished long awaited refurb of the Links. It is really lovely they have done a tremendous job, lovely walks and views.

Thank Sarah M S
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Just spent the day at whitley bay , walked from tynemouth to whitley bay rendezvous cafe , great walk that takes about 4 hours including food at the cafe, North tyneside have thrown everything including the kitchen sink at regenerating this area and what a...More

1  Thank Ronnie M
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

It's Brilliant to see the seafront looking like it's former self. The promenade is a pleasure to walk or even cycle along these days. Whitley Bays Spanish City and seafront have risen like a Phoenix out of the ashes hurrahh! I can definitely and unreservedly...More

Thank Carolyn S
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

What a spacious, clean and modern area. Great for walks, sitting on a bench and enjoying the sea view, there is a park run here and plenty of people taking advantage to walk their dog, go for a run/walk. Great to see the space being...More

Thank JoEastMidlands
Reviewed 13 August 2018

The redevelopment and update has been a great success and the people responsible are to be congratulated.

1  Thank WillStaffordshire
Reviewed 9 August 2018

The links are a nice place to go to if you fancy a quiet stroll or if you feel energetic go for a run, The beach of course is great for anyone to enjoy.

1  Thank standawson52
Reviewed 3 August 2018

A delightfully refurbished Sea Front area with a new promenade. To one end is the iconic Spanish City Dome and to the other St Mary's Island. In the middle is the lovely beach. Cafes and restaurants galore have brought the Whitley Bay Coast back to...More

1  Thank robertadixon
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3 June 2018|
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Response from sheilahowe h | Reviewed this property |
hi the beach is just fine. the weather is not1
21 May 2018|
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Response from John K | Reviewed this property |
Sorry, I don't live in Whitley Bay so I'm not sure when the market is on.