Whether you are a Willerby owner, or enjoying a holiday on a UK park, you can create a home away from home for you and your family. If this includes your four-legged friends, you might be looking for a stroll on the beach and a paddle in the sea for your beloved pooch.
Britain is blessed with some stunning beaches and many of them are dog-friendly, so here at Willerby we’ve taken the opportunity to find some of the best destinations for you and your dog this summer.
Sandymouth Beach, Bude, Cornwall
Sandymouth is a National Trust beach located in the idyllic surroundings of Bude in Cornwall. Set to a backdrop of sheer cliffs it’s the perfect location to visit with the family and your dog. The beach is dog-friendly all year round and is just five minutes from Sandymouth Holiday Park.
As part of North Cornwall’s Area of Outstanding Beauty, Sandymouth is a great example of where countryside meets seaside and at low tide you can enjoy two miles of beach and may even catch a glimpse of a shipwreck buried in the sand.
Holkham Bay, Norfolk
Holkham Bay is known as one of the most picturesque stretches of beach in the country and has been voted one of the UK’s best beaches by Vogue. It is located next to the Holkham National Nature Reserve which is home to a number of rare species of flora and fauna and is an ideal location for a day out with your four-legged friend.
The beach is just a short drive from Orchard Holiday Park and is open to dogs and their owners all year round. It offers a number of planned walks which allow you to walk as many miles as you want. You can find the details of some here.
Milford-on-Sea beach is a pebble beach located less than two miles from Downton Holiday Park and is the perfect spot for those of you near the New Forest or Bournemouth. You can enjoy the views of Hurst Castle and the seaside town of Milford-on-Sea whilst you enjoy a stroll along the shingle beach with your dog.
Set against a backdrop of low cliffs and surrounded by colourful beach huts, it’s one of Hampshire’s most dog friendly beaches.
Whitley Bay, North Tyneside
If you’re looking for stunning views and great walks, then Whitley Bay beach is perfect. Located just over a mile from Whitley Bay Holiday Park it’s just a short walk from your Willerby home. Stretching north toward the famous St Mary’s Lighthouse there are endless opportunities for passionate walkers.
Recently awarded the prestigious ‘blue flag’ award in recognition of its cleanliness, safety and environmental standards, Whitley Bay beach is one of the North East’s most beautiful beaches. With miles and miles of golden sand to enjoy it provides the ideal location for a walk with the family and your dog.
Newton Beach in Millport, Great Cumbrae, Strathclyde, Scotland
For those holidaying North of the border, Newton beach in Millport on the Isle of Great Cumbrae is one not to be missed. Just over the water from Crosbie Towers Caravan Park, Newton beach is set amongst a beautiful harbour and quiet coastal town.
It offers wonderful views of the Clyde Estuary and is an ideal retreat for you and your dog. With an award from Keep Scotland Beautiful it’s one of the country’s most spectacular beaches.
The UK is blessed with some stunning beaches and, with your Willerby holiday home, you and your dog can enjoy breath-taking scenery.
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