Best Beaches In Claxton, Norfolk

We've rounded up the best beaches in Claxton in our quest to discover brilliant family attractions and places to visit near you. There are 39 Claxton beaches to pick from. 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.

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Power Station Beach Great Yarmouth

  • Great Yarmouth
  • Outdoor
  • Beaches

This isn’t your common or garden beach with an industrial backdrop and the chance to see adorable seals bobbing about in the sea. Keep your eyes peel...

Gorleston Beach

  • Gorleston-on-Sea
  • Outdoor
  • Beaches

Have you got any kite-flying enthusiasts in your gang? Let them loose over miles of gorgeous, golden sands at Gorleston Beach. This is a sandy beach...

South Denes Beach

  • Great Yarmouth
  • Outdoor
  • Beaches

This is a beach with a difference with an industrial backdrop and great, big ships coming and going over the bay. See how many you can spot at South...

Great Yarmouth South Beach

  • Great Yarmouth
  • Outdoor
  • Beaches

A lovely stretch of sand is the perfect spot for races, digging holes and building a sandcastle or two. All you need to bring are a bucket and spade...

Great Yarmouth Pier Beach

  • Great Yarmouth
  • Outdoor
  • Beaches

Boat trips, rounds of volleyball and a dip in the North Sea - sound good? Do the lot with an ice cream in hand at Great Yarmouth Pier Beach. This is...

Great Yarmouth North Beach

  • Great Yarmouth
  • Outdoor
  • Beaches

This grassy beach is always popular with locals walkers, as well as a few feathery travellers from further afield. A colony of African Little Tens ca...

Caister Point Beach

  • Caister-on-Sea
  • Outdoor
  • Beaches

Pack your bucket and spade, a picnic and maybe even a good read - we’re going to the beach! Soak up the sea air at Caister Point Beach. This is a san...

California Beach

  • California
  • Outdoor
  • Beaches

The locals like to call this beach, ‘A little slice of California in Norfolk!’ While we wouldn’t go that far, it is a lovely sandy spot, so see what...

Scratby Beach

  • Scratby
  • Outdoor
  • Beaches

Grab the kids, some suncream and a bucket and spade for a day full of seaside fun. Just keep those fingers crossed for good weather at Scratby Beach....

Hemsby Beach

  • Hemsby
  • Outdoor
  • Beaches

Large, grassy sand dunes and plenty of sheltered spots make this the perfect beach for sunbathing. Bring a book and a bucket and spade at Hemsby Beac...

Winterton on Sea Beach

  • Winterton-on-Sea
  • Outdoor
  • Beaches

Nature fans from all over come here to see seriously adorable seals. During the winter months, mother seals come ashore to give birth to their pups m...

Horsey Beach

  • Horsey
  • Outdoor
  • Beaches

This is one of the wildest spots on the Norfolk coast with unspoilt beaches, enormous sand dunes and cracking views. Bring your camera for a day at H...

Waxham Beach

  • Waxham
  • Outdoor
  • Beaches

This beach is known as an Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty, but more importantly as a fantastic spot for spotting seal pups! Come and pay these cut...

Sea Palling Beach

  • Sea Palling
  • Outdoor
  • Beaches

This is a bit of an unexpected gem with nine offshore reefs which were all manmade. As such it’s great for swimming - that is if you dare to get in!...

Happisburgh Beach

  • Happisburgh
  • Outdoor
  • Beaches

Home to an iconic red and white lighthouse which dates way back to 1791, this is a classic beach with all the trimmings. Climb the 96 steps at Happis...

Walcott Beach

  • Walcott
  • Outdoor
  • Beaches

With its beautiful stretch of sand and sloping seawall, the locals see this as a testament to the battle between man and sea. If you ask us though, i...

Bacton Beach

  • Bacton
  • Outdoor
  • Beaches

Who here loves seal pups? Bring a bucket and spade, pack a picnic and hope to see a few of these adorable sea creatures at Bacton Beach. This is a sa...

Southwold Pier

  • Southwold
  • Indoor and Outdoor
  • Tourist Attractions

With a sand and shingle shore with bright and sassily named beach huts, Southward Pier has previously won the prestigous Blue Flag award. Enjoy the w...

The Denes Beach at Southwold

  • Southwold
  • Outdoor
  • Beaches

More isolated feeling than nearby Pier Beach this is a quiet sand and shingle dune backed beach where the water is safe for swimming, canoeing and bo...

Mundesley Beach

  • Mundesley
  • Outdoor
  • Beaches

Colourful beach huts, a long promenade and golden sands make up this little spot of seaside loveliness. See for yourself at Mundesley Beach. This is...

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