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10 of the Best Seaside Locations to Visit in England

Discover 10 of the best and most popular Seaside locations around England.

1. Falmouth, Cornwall

Falmouth Harbour, Falmouth, Cornwall Image by PoE member Frances Wartnaby

Think of Falmouth and you immediately think of the sparkling sea in a bay alive with busy colourful pleasure..[more]

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2. Whitby, North Yorkshire

'Summer Breeze' - Whitby, North Yorkshire Image by PoE member Cass

This historic small fishing town is part of the Heritage Coast of North East England. It is a place of..[more]

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3. Shanklin, Isle of Wight

Cliff top path, Shanklin, Isle of Wight Image by PoE member M3Wheels

This is a busy and popular seaside town with cliffs rising in places to a height of around 150ft, the..[more]

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4. Hastings, East Sussex

Hastings pier. Image by PoE member Peter Evans

Hastings is an old fishing town along the southern coast of England. It offers all the traditional amusements..[more]

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5. Robin Hoods Bay, Yorkshire

Robin Hood's Bay Image by PoE member Ian Gedge

The talk in the local pub is all of Robin Hood, did he pass through this bay whilst journeying to Whitby,..[more]

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6. St. Ives, Cornwall

St Ives, Cornwall Image by PoE member Kevin Sinclair

There is a magical quality surrounding the whole of the Cornish coast of which St.Ives is a small but..[more]

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7. Durdle Door, Dorset

Durdle Door Image by PoE member JudiJ

On a coast of fabulous high white cliffs there are few views to rival the spectacular Durdle Door. This..[more]

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8. Bamburgh, Northumberland

Bamburgh Castle from the Beach Image by PoE member Jill Giles

Bamburgh's huge Norman castle was once the seat of the Kings of Northumbria. It is set on a Basalt outcrop..[more]

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9. Cromer, Norfolk

Cromer, Norfolk Image by PoE member David Swann

Famous for delicious Crab for which folk still travel for miles to catch fresh, or buy from the quayside...[more]

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10. Lyme Regis, Dorset

View of the beach, Lyme Regis Image by PoE member Christine Cooney

Almost the first thing you notice about this pleasant seaside resort, is the spaciousness of the town...[more]

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