Burnham-on-Sea is a large seaside town in Somerset, at the mouth of the River Parrett. It sits in the middle of Somerset’s stretch of coastline, and boast serval beaches, with Brean Beach at it’s southern end being the second longest beach in Europe.
This thriving coastal town has a number of compelling attractions and events throughout the year, with a theatre, gardens, independent shops, bi-annual food and drink festival, and much more.
On your stay, why not visit the 42 acre Apex Park, a conversion of disused clay pits into a beautiful collection of ponds, play areas, picnic areas, plants, wildlife and fishing areas.
Brean Beach is a massive expansive of sand, just a short drive from the Town Centre. Favoured by beach sport enthusiasts, walkers, and families, this sandy beach is a popular day destination for visitors. Brean Leisure park sits adjacent to the beach – this family amusement park has over 30 rides and attractions, a cabaret, pool complex and a host of events to keep you entertained.
Burnham-on-Sea Low Lighthouse is a fascinating attraction. This unique lighthouse is 36 feet high and stands on nine wooden piers on Burnham’s main beach.
Burnham-on-Sea blossomed during Victorian times, and has kept that keen sense of hospitality. There are lots of fine hotels, guest houses and B&Bs to choose from. There are also a number of camping and caravan sites in the area.
Main Attractions: Beaches, Low Lighthouse, Brean Leisure Park
Accommodation: Hotels, B&Bs, Camping, Caravans
Food: Restaurants, Cafes, Takeaways, Ice-Cream Parlours
Accessible Via: M5