Escape to North East Lincolnshire and enjoy a laid-back short break in Cleethorpes. This seaside town on the Humber estuary has family activities to keep all ages entertained, whether you’re soaking up the scenery on the Cleethorpes Coast Light Railway, spending days out with the kids on Cleethorpes Beach, or enjoying a romantic break with a trip to Cleethorpes Boating Lake. Our hotels in Cleethorpes have everything you need to get the most out of your stay, too, thanks to our free Wi-Fi, great-value Meal Deals, and super-comfy Hypnos beds.
Hotels in Cleethorpes
Places like Cleethorpes
If you love coastal resort towns, why not extend your UK short break and explore other places like Cleethorpes nearby? Our hotels in Great Yarmouth are a great base for family holidays near the popular Pleasure Beach, and you’ll love how close our family-friendly Clacton hotels are to Clacton Beach, too.
What to do in Cleethorpes
Visitors to Cleethorpes hotels won't be short on ideas for days out in the area. Throughout the year, the Cleethorpes Leisure Centre has a number of indoor activities, and the town centre offers plenty of shopping for visitors.
However, Cleethorpes really shines in summer, when the sun comes down on its golden beaches. Take a ride along the promenade on the Cleethorpes Coast Light Railway or the Lollipop Road Train - each a dazzling sight to behold and a fantastic way to see the area.
Pleasure Island Theme Park should be another item on the list of things to do in Cleethorpes, as it offers rollercoasters, free-fall rides, live stunt shows and more.
Things to do in Cleethorpes
Enjoy some sun, sea and sand
Cleethorpes Beach might just be this seaside resort’s top attraction, and it’s easy to see why. Thanks to its long stretch of sand, it’s the perfect place to spend laid-back afternoons sunbathing or fun days out with the kids. Plus, the historic Cleethorpes Pier is on the beach too, home to the famous Papa's Fish and Chips restaurant.
Explore the great outdoors
You’ll be spoilt for choice when it comes to outdoor activities in Cleethorpes. Hire a boat and spend a relaxing afternoon at the popular Cleethorpes Boating Lake or enjoy a laid-back stroll around Cleethorpes Country Park. If you’re looking for golf courses in Lincolnshire, then you can tee off at the Cleethorpes Golf Club nearby, too.
Visit top family attractions
There’s plenty of fun family activities in Cleethorpes to keep the whole family entertained during your UK coastal break. Take a scenic ride on the Cleethorpes Coast Light Railway, before visiting The Jungle Zoo, one of the top attractions in Cleethorpes. Plus, with spots like the Parkway Cinema and Cleethorpes Bowling Alley, there’s something to do whatever the weather in Cleethorpes.
What are the nearest train stations in Cleethorpes?
Cleethorpes train station is the town’s main station, and you’ll find it just a five-minute walk away from Cleethorpes Beach. Other train stations near Cleethorpes include New Clee station, Grimsby Docks station and Grimsby Town station, so getting around Cleethorpes couldn’t be easier.
What are the nearest beaches in Cleethorpes?
From Cleethorpes town centre, you’ll only be a short drive away from some sun, sea and sand on family holidays in Cleethorpes. Cleethorpes Beach is just a five-minute drive away from Cleethorpes train station, while Fitties Beach is just a 10-minute drive away.
What type of beaches does Cleethorpes have?
Beaches in Cleethorpes are soft, sandy and family-friendly, so it’s easy to see going to the beach is one of the top activities in Cleethorpes. Plus, if you fancy doing something other than sunbathing, you can even hire kayaks and canoes at Cleethorpes Beach.
How many beaches are there in Cleethorpes?
There are two main beaches near Cleethorpes – Cleethorpes Beach is the most popular and the closest to the town centre, and just a 10-minute drive away, you’ll find the quieter Fitties Beach.
What are the best places to eat in Cleethorpes?
When it comes to eating in Cleethorpes, you can look forward to some delicious family dishes throughout your stay, thanks to our great-value Cleethorpes Brewers Fayre and The Haven Brewers Fayre nearby.
What are the best things to do in Cleethorpes at night?
You’ll find plenty of activities in Cleethorpes to keep you entertained – whether you’re relaxing with a drink in one of our restaurants, enjoying live performances at The Depot entertainment venue, or visiting one of the local nightclubs, nightlife in Cleethorpes has plenty to please.
What family friendly activities can you do in Cleethorpes?
You’ll find all kinds of things to do with the kids in Cleethorpes. Meet the animals at The Jungle Zoo or ride the popular Cleethorpes Coast Light Railway to soak up the local scenery. Plus, holidays in Cleethorpes wouldn’t be complete without visiting sandy Cleethorpes Beach and the historic pier nearby.
What outdoor activities can you do in Cleethorpes?
You’ll find all kinds of fun outdoor activities around Lincolnshire coast. Visit Ross Castle on the town’s central promenade, row a boat around Cleethorpes Boating Lake, or enjoy laid-back days out at Cleethorpes Country Park.
What indoor activities can you do in Cleethorpes?
From amusement arcades to soft play areas, Cleethorpes is home to plenty of indoor activities to keep all ages entertained. Head to Parkway Cinema and watch a film or enjoy family days out at the Cleethorpes Bowling Alley. Plus, if you’re planning on a spa weekend in Cleethorpes, you’ll find some great spas near Grimsby to choose from.