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Large sea defences and a steeply shelving beach means that conditions aren’t really suitable for beginners at Withernsea. Also, at high tide and during rough seas, sailing here might be difficult even for more experienced sailors, so beginners are definitely advised to stay away from this location if the winds are strong. Large, well-maintained groynes point to the very strong rips that occur here at certain states of the tides. The town has more charity shops than any other so if you’re in the market for a second hand bucket and spade …


Getting there: Take the A1033 from Kingston Upon Hull. Follow the signs for the beach when you reach Withernsea

Parking: Car parks and parking spaces available along the sea front

Ideal Wind: NE – S

Accomodation: Hotels, B&B’s

Amenities: Usual seaside town amenities

Water Quality: P

Suitable for: Intermediate

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