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Helly Hansen Watersports Centre
Suitable for ages: 9+ •Outdoor, Indoor 3.0 miles from Manchester
PrestwichParks and Playgrounds
Suitable for all ages •Outdoor 3.9 miles from Manchester
Sale Water Park
Suitable for all ages •Outdoor 4.7 miles from Manchester
Debdale Outdoor Centre
Suitable for ages: 9+ •Indoor, Outdoor 6.0 miles from Manchester
Hyde Leisure Pool
HydeSwimming Pools and Leisure Centres
Suitable for all ages •Indoor 12.3 miles from Manchester
KnutsfordParks and Playgrounds
Suitable for all ages •Outdoor, Indoor 14.2 miles from Manchester
Hollingworth Lake Activity Centre
Suitable for ages: 4+ •Outdoor 14.6 miles from Manchester
Hollingworth Lake Country Park and Visitor Centre
Suitable for all ages •Outdoor 14.9 miles from Manchester
Suitable for all ages •Outdoor 15.4 miles from Manchester
The Pelican Centre
TyldesleySwimming Pools and Leisure Centres
Suitable for all ages •Indoor 16.0 miles from Manchester
GlossopParks and Playgrounds
Suitable for all ages •Outdoor 21.3 miles from Manchester
Congleton Paddling Pool
CongletonParks and Playgrounds
Suitable for all ages •Outdoor 21.8 miles from Manchester
Splash at Riverside
BlackburnSwimming Pools and Leisure Centres
Suitable for all ages •Indoor 23.3 miles from Manchester
Pendle Wavelengths Swimming Pool
NelsonSwimming Pools and Leisure Centres
Suitable for all ages •Indoor 24.8 miles from Manchester
Gulliver's Splash Zone Warrington
Suitable for ages: 0-12 •Indoor 26.3 miles from Manchester
Stoke on TrentSwimming Pools and Leisure Centres
Suitable for all ages •Indoor 29.5 miles from Manchester
Westport Lake Play Area
Stoke on TrentLakes
Suitable for ages: 0-12 •Outdoor 29.8 miles from Manchester
Stoke on TrentWater Parks
Suitable for all ages •Indoor, Outdoor 31.3 miles from Manchester
Halifax Swimming Pool
HalifaxSwimming Pools and Leisure Centres
Suitable for ages: 4+ •Indoor 31.4 miles from Manchester
Ogden Water Country Park
Suitable for all ages •Outdoor 31.4 miles from Manchester
Find The Best Beaches in Manchester
We've rounded up the best beaches in Manchester in our quest to discover brilliant family attractions and places to visit near you. There are 42 Manchester beaches to pick from. Alternatively, why not explore some other water days out nearby, including water sports, sailing and kayaking or water parks. Find the perfect places to go with your kids and get out on your next adventure!
All the beaches we list are rated according to the ages they are suitable for, facilities and whether they are suitable for rainy days or best when the sun is shining.
Many of the places we list are historic or educational in nature and would be suitable for class trips or as ways to keep the learning up whilst having fun over the school holidays.
If you've visited one of these beaches in Manchester , please consider leaving a review on the attraction page to help others plan their next fun day out.