"Sittin' on the dock of the bay"

Marsden Beach

Marsden Beach lies in a bay enclosed by steep cliffs. It is rocky and sandy by parts with a gentle slope. Access to the beach is via steps or a lift.

Beach type: Sand

Nearest town: South Shields

Local authority: South Tyneside Borough Council

OS Grid Reference: NZ401649

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Things to see and do near Marsden Beach

  • The Leas (1m)
  • Planetarium South Tyneside College (2m)
  • Ocean Beach Pleasure Park (2m)
  • Quasar Elite (2m)
  • The Dunes Adventure Island (2m)
  • Haven Point (2m)
  • South Shields Museum and Art Gallery (3m)
  • Arbeia Roman Fort (3m)
  • Arbeia Roman Fort and Museum (3m)
  • Tynemouth Priory and Castle (3m)
  • Tynemouth Treasure Trail (3m)
  • St Andrew's Parish Church (4m)
  • MFA Bowl North Shields (4m)
  • KiKis Kabin (4m)
  • Wet N Wild (4m)
  • Pots and Pancakes (4m)
  • Override Skate Park (4m)
  • Childhood Memories Toy Museum (4m)
  • Wet 'N Wild (4m)
  • Roker Park (4m)
  • Bedes World (4m)
  • Blue Reef Aquarium (4m)
  • Sunderland Climbing Centre (4m)
  • Wacky Warehouse - Story Book (4m)
  • Fulwell Windmill (4m)
  • National Glass Centre (4m)
  • Sunderland Stadium of Light Tour (4m)
  • Sunderland Aquatic Centre (4m)
  • St Peters' Church (4m)
  • Tynemouth Pool (5m)

Tourist Information

South Shields
Visitor Information Centre
Haven Point
Pier Parade
Tyne and Wear
England
NE33 2JS

Phone 0191 424 7788
Email tourism@southtyneside.gov.uk
http://www.visitsouthtyneside.gov.uk

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Weather

Forecast for Friday 19 October

06:00


Chance of rain 4%
Max temp. 4°C
(feels like 1°C)
Wind 2mph, gusting to 6mph.
SSW
Pressure 1025
Humidity 92%
UV Index n/a
Air Quality

09:00


Chance of rain 0%
Max temp. 6°C
(feels like 3°C)
Wind 3mph, gusting to 5mph.
SSW
Pressure 1024
Humidity 85%
UV Index
Air Quality

12:00


Chance of rain 3%
Max temp. 11°C
(feels like 8°C)
Wind 3mph, gusting to 5mph.
SSW
Pressure 1024
Humidity 76%
UV Index
Air Quality

15:00


Chance of rain 1%
Max temp. 14°C
(feels like 12°C)
Wind 3mph, gusting to 5mph.
WSW
Pressure 1023
Humidity 70%
UV Index
Air Quality

18:00


Chance of rain 1%
Max temp. 12°C
(feels like 10°C)
Wind 3mph, gusting to 5mph.
W
Pressure 1025
Humidity 82%
UV Index n/a
Air Quality

21:00


Chance of rain 5%
Max temp. 11°C
(feels like 10°C)
Wind 2mph, gusting to 4mph.
WSW
Pressure 1027
Humidity 90%
UV Index n/a
Air Quality
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A sandy bay sheltered by limestone cliffs and overlooked by the 139ft high Marsden rock which is renowned for it's seabird colonies. Photo shows a pub at the base of cliffs in Marsden Bay, accessed via a lift and with several bars within caves.

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