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Southport Beach & Pier

Tel:
01704 539701
Address:
Promenade, Southport, PR8 1SB
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Opening times

Pier open 11:00am - 5:00pm daily

Admission

FREE

With miles of golden sand and the iconic pier, Southport is the perfect place for a day out.

Leave the hustle and bustle of the town behind, and take a stroll along the country's second longest pier with nothing but coastal views and the peace, tranquility and relaxation this brings. 

The beach also boasts some amazing views of the coast and the long sandy beach provides a 22 mile coast-line, which stretches across Sefton. You really can soak up panoramic views of golden sands and admire the beauty of the coast.

If you are looking for a place to take the family without breaking the bank, then Southport Beach has all you need for a truly memorable day out. So whether you want to build sandcastles, fly a kite, play with a beach ball or paddle in the safe bathing water, be sure that you won’t be disappointed with a trip to the beach.

What's more, there are family friendly restaurants at Ocean Plaza on the seafront, including Nandos, Frankie & Benny's and Chiquitos. If the British rain makes a sudden appearance, don't worry because Ocean Plaza is also home to a Vue cinema, Premier Bowl & Laser and Playtown, a bright indoor soft play centre.

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Southport station is a short walk away from Southport Beach.

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A Family of 5 travel for just £11!*

A Family of 5 travel for just £11!*

*A Merseyrail Family Ticket covers up to a family of 5 for unlimited travel after 9.30am weekdays and all day on weekends and bank holidays. The ticket covers children aged 5 - 15 travelling with 1 or 2 adults.

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Cycle from the station as part of your day out. Hire a Bike & Go for just £3.80 for 24 hours.

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Day Saver - Unlimited off-peak travel for £5.20 or less

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