6 ISSUES FOR £6 Subscribe to Somerset Life today click here

18 pictures that will have you heading straight to the Somerset seaside

PUBLISHED: 17:20 11 April 2018 | UPDATED: 12:22 20 April 2018

Low lighthouse, Burnham-on-Sea (c) allou / Thinkstock

Low lighthouse, Burnham-on-Sea (c) allou / Thinkstock

allou

Boasting some of the prettiest coastline in the country, it’s always a pleasure to spend a day at the beach in Somerset. From the dramatic landscape of Porlock Weir to the peaceful sands of Sand bay, these pictures will have you running to the seaside!

On a hot day, Weston-Super-Mare’s seafront is full of sun-seekers...

A post shared by @tiaawilliaams on

In the evening, the town’s promenade is perfect for a quiet stroll...

A post shared by Jade Godwin (@jady_g_) on

Just round the corner, you’ll find the more peaceful Sand Bay...

A post shared by Westie (@walkingwestie) on

Uphill beach is nearby too and the view out towards Brean Down is stunning...

A post shared by Natalie (@natters_natters) on

The vistas from the top of Brean Down are worth the hike...

…and the views will take your breath away.

A post shared by @teacase on

Brean Down is just as pretty as the sun sets!

The iconic Low Lighthouse in Burnham-on-Sea is always worth a visit...

We love the admiring Clevedon Pier by day...

...and also by night...

A post shared by Mike Oliver Neck (@mike_neck) on

The golden sands of Berrow beach are so inviting...

A post shared by Judy S (@judys2014) on

...especially under a beautiful blue sky!

A post shared by Natalie May (@tilly137) on

The waterfall at West Quantoxhead is a spectacle to see...

A post shared by @keanu_drone88 on

We can see why William Wordsworth described this beach as ‘Kilve’s delightful shore’...

We always love a beach day in Minehead...

A post shared by Janice Day (@janicesjewels) on

The shingle stretch in Porlock Weir is waiting to be admired and explored...

A post shared by Gillian (@gillfrang) on

...whether by day...

...or maybe when the sun begins to set...

0 comments

Welcome , please leave your message below.

Optional - JPG files only
Optional - MP3 files only
Optional - 3GP, AVI, MOV, MPG or WMV files
Comments

Please log in to leave a comment and share your views with other Somerset Life visitors.

We enable people to post comments with the aim of encouraging open debate.

Only people who register and sign up to our terms and conditions can post comments. These terms and conditions explain our house rules and legal guidelines.

Comments are not edited by Somerset Life staff prior to publication but may be automatically filtered.

If you have a complaint about a comment please contact us by clicking on the Report This Comment button next to the comment.

Not a member yet?

Register to create your own unique Somerset Life account for free.

Signing up is free, quick and easy and offers you the chance to add comments, personalise the site with local information picked just for you, and more.

Sign up now

More from Somerset Life

Mon, 16:51

We look at the people who are flying the flag for Somerset at this year’s prestigious Chelsea Flower Show

Read more
Mon, 16:50

From boutique eateries to Britain’s biggest restaurant, in the city you’ll also find a full line-up of foodie festivals, street food markets, Michelin-starred restaurants, pool-side dining and a trendy cluster of restaurants next to the Harbourside

Read more
Mon, 16:48

The sun is finally shining, and its time to enjoy dinner and drinks al fresco at one of Somerset’s charming pubs. With a little help from our readers, we pick 15 great pubs with beer gardens in the county

Read more
Mon, 16:47

Enter our competition for your chance to win a pair of tickets to RNAS Yeovilton International Air Day

Read more
Mon, 16:46

The weekend is fast approaching and for those still deciding how to spend their Friday through to Sunday, we pick 5 of the best ways to spend your weekend in Somerset

Read more
Mon, 16:18

This month our columnist looks forward to the biggest event of the year in Somerset

Read more
Friday, May 18, 2018

In our special series Andrea Cowan takes a look at village life in Somerset

Read more
Friday, May 18, 2018

Laurence McJannet reveals 10 things you may not know about this diminutive city in Somerset

Read more
Friday, May 18, 2018

One of the biggest British vloggers, three of the best UK comedians, a Formula One World Champion and an award-winning author – the towns and rural retreats of Somerset are a breeding ground for talent

Read more
Wednesday, May 16, 2018

Discover remarkable Bath and enjoy a fabulous, relaxing overnight stay for two

Read more
Tuesday, May 15, 2018

Succulent mussels, freshly caught fish, crispy fried whitebait and decadent lobster…is your mouth watering yet? We pick 12 charming spots in Somerset serving up menus of delectable seafood

Read more
Tuesday, May 15, 2018

Celebrity chef Marco Pierre White chose Somerset as the place in which to relaunch his first cookbook, so while he was around we asked him to share a recipe with our readers

Read more
Monday, May 14, 2018

Memories of childhood holidays flood back when Stephen Roberts takes a walk down the beautiful piers of Somerset loved by many

Read more
Monday, May 14, 2018

Celebrate great British agriculture, entertainment, food and drink at this year’s Royal Bath & West Show

Read more
 
A+ South & South West
 
Great British Holidays advert link
 
Pure Weddings advert link
 
South West Life advert link

Newsletter Sign Up

Sign up to the following newsletters:

Sign up to receive our regular email newsletter

subscription ad


Topics of Interest

Food and Drink Directory

Subscribe or buy a mag today

subscription ad

Follow us on Twitter


Like us on Facebook

Local Business Directory

Somerset's trusted business finder

Job search in your local area



Property Search