Seaside resorts and promenades

Tells you where resort beaches are located, beach awards, attractions to visit, local events and activities, where to park, byelaws, available chalets, hiring deckchairs and changing facilities.

Where are the resort beaches located?

For more information, please visit our Coast and Countryside website via the link below:

East Riding Coast and Countryside website

Do any of the resorts have awards?

In 2023, 3 East Riding resort beaches (Bridlington North, Bridlington South, Willsthorpe) were granted Seaside Awards. These prestigious awards are testament to the high standards and cleanliness of the beaches and surrounding areas. Both Hornsea and Withernsea were awarded a Blue Flag.

Further information about Seaside Awards, and the Blue Flag scheme, can be found on the Keep Britain Tidy website:

The Seaside Awards (external website)

[Blue Flag awards (external website)]( 2Keep Britain Tidy Blue Flag award information")

What attractions are there at the resorts?

Each resort offers different levels and types of activities and attractions. For resort guides and information visit the Hull and East Yorkshire website.

Visit Hull and East Yorkshire website (external website)

Further information is also available in the brochure 'Explore the East Riding Coast' via the link below:

Explore the East Riding Coast (pdf 5mb)

What local events and activities are there at the resorts?

Local attraction and information available in the resorts can be viewed by visiting the Visit East Yorkshire website:

Visit East Yorkshire (external website)

Visit East Yorkshire website - Bridlington (external website)

Where can I park?

Car parking for each resort is indicated on the 'Your Guide to the East Riding Coast' map:

Your Guide to the East Riding Coast - Map (pdf 758kb)

For more details about Bridlington's Park & Ride service, please visit the visit the Park & Ride page.

For general information about the car parks available at each resort, please visit the visit the car parking page.

Are there any byelaws relating to the resorts?

The following documents provide details of all the byelaws which cover all promenades at all of the resort towns.

Byelaws for Promenades (pdf 83kb)

Byelaws for The Seashore (pdf 79kb)

Public Spaces Protection Orders - Dogs (pdf 763kb)

Can you hire deckchairs?

Deckchairs and windbreaks are available for hire at Bridlington (subject to weather conditions) at both the north and south Bridlington foreshore offices all of which are well signposted on the seafront.

Do the toilets have changing facilities?

All resorts have toilets with baby changing and special needs changing facilities.

Are there chalets available?

Chalets are available at both Bridlington and Hornsea.

To book a chalet you can either visit the foreshore office on Bridlington’s South Promenade or telephone contact us using:

Tel: (01262) 678255


Or you can book a chalet on East Riding Coast and Countryside (external website)

Can I hire a beach wheelchair?

For more information, please visit our Coast and Countryside website via the link below:

East Riding Coast and Countryside website

Can I hire a disability bike?

Yes. Aimed at people with disabilities, their families and their carers, this scheme offers adapted bikes, safe cycle routes along the North Promenade, organised rides and a chance for people to take part with their families, friends and carers.

Disability bikes are run by a charity called R-Evolution, to book please follow the instructions below.

The maximum booking will be one hour of cycling time, though two-hour slots will be allocated, to allow time for training and familiarisation with the bike.

You can view photos of the different types of disability bikes available to hire in the document below:

Disability bike descriptions and photos (pdf 991kb)


Disability bike hire prices

Number of users Price per hourly cycle Refundable deposit
Individual (1 cycle) £2.50 £10
Family (up to 4 cycles) £5.00 £20

How to book

Bikes must be booked in advance. You can make a booking the following ways:


Disability bikes are run by a charity called R-Evolution, to book please call (01482) 844422.

You can also telephone the council’s Bridlington South Foreshores office on:

Tel: (01262) 678255

In person

You can visit the the office on Princess Mary Promenade in person.


You can also email at:


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