ABOUT THE AREA
Seaton Carew is a popular Victorian seaside resort and is situated just two miles South of Hartlepool. A splendid promenade runs from Seaton Carew to Hartlepool Marina on which you can enjoy a relaxing stroll, taking in the sights and sounds of the wide golden beach, which has a Blue Flag status.
The miles of sandy beach including dunes at Seaton Carew is the perfect venue for a family day out to fly kites, build sandcastles, explore rock pools or even hunt for shrimps!
Hartlepool boasts a wide choice for shopping, including Middleton Grange Shopping Centre which is a unique shopping destination whatever the weather and is one of the largest shopping centres in the North East.
It houses 140 retail shopping outlets including Marks & Spencer, Wilkinson, Argos, Primark, Co-op Homestore, New Look and many more.
With the help of Government and Private investment, the area of Hartlepool has been transformed.
Once renowned for its industry, it now boasts an outstanding range of attractions; these include a marina complex with Maritime museum, H.M.S. Trincomalee, the oldest warship afloat and a factory outlet shopping centre.