Brean Beach
Brean Sands Beach is a vast expanse of sandy shoreline, attracting families, walkers, and nature lovers. It's renowned for its impressive length, stretching over six miles and offering ample space for relaxation and activities. The beach is adjacent to Brean Down, a prominent headland with historical and natural significance, providing opportunities for scenic walks and exploration. It is a popular spot for bird watching and at low tide, the beach reveals extensive mudflats, adding to its unique appeal.


TA8 2RS,
South West


Our Day at Brean Beach

Hunting for Sea Glass

While I have not personally visited this particular beach, the information provided on this site is a compilation of contributions and experiences from a community of individuals who have. Their insights offer a broad view of what to expect and how to maximize your sea glass hunting adventure there. If you have had the opportunity to explore this location and gather sea glass, your input would be highly valued. By sharing your experience, tips, or any unique finds in the comment section below, you can help enrich this resource for future visitors and fellow enthusiasts. Your knowledge and perspective are what make this community informative and engaging, so please don’t hesitate to contribute.

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There is ample parking available along the beach access points, with several large car parks close to the beach. During the peak summer months, it's recommended to arrive early to find a good parking spot.


From Bristol, take the A370 west towards Weston-super-Mare. Continue on the A370, following signs for Weston-super-Mare and then for Brean. Once in Brean, follow signs directing towards the beach, Brean Down, or local holiday parks which are situated close to the beachfront.


Public toilets are available near the beach entrances and within the adjacent holiday parks.


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