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Strangely, the attractive coastal resort of Withernsea saw a decline in it's popularity when the rail line ceased in 1964, which was a pity for this little place still offers much to the visitor. It has a sand and shingle beach which is safe for swimming and in the summer months the sea is thronged with surfers, sailing boats and water skiiers. A pier was built here in 1875 but it was lost to the sea many years ago.
Withernsea lighthouse is interestingly built in close proximity to the houses that line the streets a few hundred yards away from the sea. No one seems to know the reason for this, however, it does add interest to the residential area. A market is held here every Sunday throughout the summer.
Local attractions include; an Art Gallery and Museum at nearby Beverly, Skidby Windmill, and Burton Constable Hall and Country Park.
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Dunedin Country House
Patrington, East Riding of Yorkshire, England (3.8 miles, 6.1 km, direction SW)
Situated in the village of Patrington, the family-run Dunedin Country House offers free Wi-Fi throughout and free onsite parking. The property’s landscaped gardens have views across fields, towards ...
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Aldbrough, East Riding of Yorkshire, England (9.0 miles, 14.4 km, direction NW)
Rebuilt in 1750, this house has a tranquil setting in the rural village of Aldbrough. It offers 4-star accommodation, free Wi-Fi, and secure free parking on site....
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Kingstown Hotel by Good Night Inns
Kingston upon Hull, East Riding of Yorkshire, England (10.3 miles, 16.6 km, direction W)
The Kingstown Hotel by Good Night Inns is situated on the outskirts of historical Hedon, just 10 minutes east of Hull. There is free parking, a traditional restaurant and a children’s soft play are...
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Premier Inn Grimsby
Grimsby, Lincolnshire, England (12.0 miles, 19.3 km, direction SW)
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M and J Guest House
Cleethorpes, Lincolnshire, England (12.0 miles, 19.3 km, direction S)
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|New Clee Station||(11.5 miles, 18.5 km, direction S)|
|Grimsby Docks Station||(12.0 miles, 19.3 km, direction S)|
|Humberside International Airport||(18.7 miles, 30.0 km, direction SW)|
|M180 Junction 5||(21.3 miles, 34.3 km, direction SW)|
|M180 Junction 4||(27.5 miles, 44.2 km, direction SW)|
|Sheffield City Airport||(62.7 miles, 100.8 km, direction SW)|
|Withernsea to London||(153.8 miles, 247.5 km, direction S)||