Burnham-on-Sea, Somerset

Burnham-on-Sea Postcard

With very easy access from the M5, Burnham is very easy to reach for a short seaside break. There are 7 miles of ruddy gold sandy beaches and dunes, and you can walk all the way to the historic lighthouse.

The tides are very strong to swimming is restricted to certain times.

The Carnival in November is very popular, after dark the illuminated floats take to the streets.

Burnham-on-Sea also has a traditional seaside pier.

Burnham-on-Sea's Local Attractions

Alstone Wildlife park is a small family-run park and licensed zoo with many interesting animals including Llamas, Emu, Ponies, Pigs and Owls and many more.

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