"Sittin' on the dock of the bay"

Whitley Bay

Whitley Bay is a town and seaside resort, with a seafront with walks, a beach, landmarks, and great architecture, such as St Mary's Lighthouse, and a Spanish City Dome (Spanish Architecture).

Whitley Bay is located in North Tyneside, in Tyne and Wear, England. It is located on the north east coast North Sea, and has a stretch of golden sandy beach. The beach forms a bay stretching from St. Mary's Island in the north to Cullercoats in the south.

Whitley Bay town centre has shops, the Jam Jar Cinema, the Playhouse Theatre and an ice rink with bowling. There is a tourist information office in the new library; there are restaurants on the sea front and in the town centre itself.

Local authority: North Tyneside Borough Council

OS Grid Reference: NZ356724

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Things to see and do in and around Whitley Bay

  • Jacks Den
  • Whitley Bay Playhouse
  • The Splat Centre
  • Whitley Bay Ice Rink
  • Waves Leisure Centre
  • The Whitley Bay Treehouse
  • Blue Reef Aquarium
  • Fuzzy Eds at the Magic Lantern
  • Tynemouth Pool
  • St Mary's Lighthouse
  • Murton Equestrian Centre
  • Tynemouth Treasure Trail
  • Tynemouth Priory and Castle
  • KiKis Kabin
  • Childhood Memories Toy Museum
  • Pots and Pancakes
  • Arbeia Roman Fort and Museum
  • Stephenson Railway Museum
  • Arbeia Roman Fort
  • Haven Point
  • Seaton Delaval Hall
  • South Shields Museum and Art Gallery
  • The Dunes Adventure Island
  • Ocean Beach Pleasure Park
  • Quasar Elite
  • Wet 'N Wild
  • MFA Bowl North Shields
  • Wet N Wild
  • Planetarium South Tyneside College
  • Bedes World

Tourist Information

Whitley Bay
Tourist Information Centre
Park Road
Tyne and Wear
NE26 1EJ

Phone 0191 2008535
Email ticwb@northtyneside.gov.uk

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