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Druridge Bay Country Park

Open today: 09:30 - 16:30
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Good Walk!

Beautiful spot for sailing, windsurfing, kayaking or simply a gorgeous walk takes you right round... read more

Reviewed 5 days ago
Mrs S
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Northampton, United Kingdom
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My favourite beach in Northumberland

This is not the first time that we've visited. It's great to see how the landscape has evolved over... read more

Reviewed 5 days ago
791IanW
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Stourbridge, United Kingdom
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“beautiful beach”(30 reviews)
“sand dunes”(20 reviews)
“dog walkers”(21 reviews)
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Red Row, Morpeth NE61 5BX, England
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Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Beautiful spot for sailing, windsurfing, kayaking or simply a gorgeous walk takes you right round the lake. Which can be done in about 30 minutes using the stepping stones (45 if you go via the bridge). It's flat and fine for buggies/bikes. There is plenty...More

Thank Mrs S
Reviewed 5 days ago

This is not the first time that we've visited. It's great to see how the landscape has evolved over the last 10 years (or more) - was this really a coal mine? The beach and water are glorious, sandy, clean and not too busy. Behind...More

Thank 791IanW
Reviewed 5 days ago

This is a super place for families and couples. Nice little cafe selling filled rolls both hot and cold, toasties etc. There nice walks, water sports, cycling plenty of seats to sit and enjoy the lake. Large grassy areas for the kids to run around...More

Thank jim186565
Reviewed 1 week ago

Great place to park for the beach with the first hour free in the car park. The beach is only about 3 mins away :)

Thank Ian S
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Different walks are sign posted. With a lovely walk across the stepping stones. Also good for lots of water sports. We even witnessed dog training on the water With am organised group

Thank Funtimes1001
Reviewed 1 week ago

This hidden gem is a magnificent hideaway on the wonderful Northumberland coast. Bounded by rugged countryside, the park’s central feature, the lake, is ideal for walking the dogs and relaxing away from the crowds.

Thank Keristerfer17
Reviewed 1 week ago

Ideal for picnic and nice sandy beach. Take walking shoes. Cafe for tea coffee etc need to be agile or take your wheelchair.

Thank Valerie S
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Visited on a beautiful Sunday afternoon, everything stunning. visited the vintage car rally that was on. Fabulous day, then arrived at the visitor centre to be told by a staff member toilets were out of order. Would have accepted it, these things happen etc, if...More

1  Thank peter r
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Beautiful location and nice walk round the lake. Stupidly hot though it was. Plenty of benches to sit on and have pause. You need that at my age.

1  Thank Chrissie20091969
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

This is a fantastic place to visit. There is a short walk over the sand dunes from the main car park to get to the beach (steps down to beach)- and what a beach! large expanse of sand and sea - beautiful location. It is...More

Thank blt100
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Louise B
8 July 2018|
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Response from Keristerfer17 | Reviewed this property |
Not only can the dogs go on the beach, but if you’re lucky you’ll have miles of it all to yourself.
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1959susan
23 June 2018|
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Response from ELIZABETH B | Reviewed this property |
It’s a very popular open water swimming location. I haven’t observed divers, but can’t see why not! There is an information point in the at the toilets/cafe, staff there should be able to advise.
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