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Best Beaches In North Runcton

We've rounded up the best beaches in North Runcton in our quest to discover brilliant family attractions and places to visit near you.

There are 29 North Runcton 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.

  1. A view of Snettisham Beach at sunset, Snettisham

    Snettisham Beach



    Chase a fantastic sunset or two on Norfolk’s only west-facing beach. It’s also a great spot for family fun and games, so spend a day at Snettisham Be...

    Suitable for all ages Outdoor 10.9 miles from North Runcton
  2. Sunset at Stubborn Sands in Heacham

    Stubborn Sands



    Enjoy a day at the beach with the kids - prep your shovels and get ready to build a castle at Stubborn Sands near Hunstanton. This wide, sandy beach...

    Suitable for all ages Outdoor 13.1 miles from North Runcton
  3. A view of Heacham South Beach, Heacham

    Heacham South Beach



    Known to the locals as 'Stubborn Sands', what makes this beach magical is the glorious scent of lavender that fills the air in early summer. Get a wh...

    Suitable for all ages Outdoor 13.1 miles from North Runcton
  4. A view of Heacham Sands, Heacham

    Heacham Sands



    Soak up the natural beauty of Norfolk on this picturesque seaside spot, with cracking views and crashing waves. Just don’t forget to bring a camera a...

    Suitable for all ages Outdoor 13.7 miles from North Runcton
  5. The sea at South Beach Hunstanton, Hunstanton

    South Beach Hunstanton



    You can see its signature red and white cliffs for miles around, so why not spend a day of digging, sunning and play at South Beach (Hunstanton). Thi...

    Suitable for all ages Outdoor 15 miles from North Runcton
  6. A view of Hunstanton Beach, Hunstanton

    Hunstanton Beach



    This is one beach you won’t forget with it’s candy cane striped cliffs and plenty of fossils to dig up. Get your camera and magnifying glass out for...

    Suitable for all ages Outdoor 15.5 miles from North Runcton
  7. A view of Old Hunstanton Beach, Old Hunstanton

    Old Hunstanton Beach

    Old Hunstanton


    What could be more classically beachy than a beautiful sunset? Team that with ice cream and a chilly dip in the ocean at Old Hunstanton Beach. This i...

    Suitable for all ages Outdoor 16.8 miles from North Runcton
  8. A view of Brancaster Beach, Brancaster

    Brancaster Beach



    It’s been officially recognised as an Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty but what makes this beach stand out is the half-buried wreck of the SS Vina....

    Suitable for all ages Outdoor 20 miles from North Runcton
  9. Beach huts at Wells Next The Sea Beach

    Wells Next The Sea Beach



    At Wells Next The Sea Beach swimming, sailing, windsurfing and waterskiing are popular here, and there is a beach warden May to September, and althou...

    Suitable for all ages Outdoor 24.4 miles from North Runcton
  10. Person with dog at Holkham Beach in Wells Next The Sea

    Holkham Beach



    Holkham Beach is three miles long and, at low tide, half a mile deep in fine sand. A beach for simple activities such as sandcastle building or kite...

    Suitable for 0-12 Indoor, Outdoor 24.7 miles from North Runcton
  11. Central Beach Skegness

    Central Beach Skegness



    A popular seaside resort that caters for families with a fantastic pier, exciting rides at Fantasy Island as well as the seal sanctuary and indoor bu...

    Suitable for all ages Outdoor 29.9 miles from North Runcton
  12. A view of the dunes at Cley Beach, Cley next the Sea

    Cley Beach

    Cley next the Sea


    This little seaside spot is known for exceptional views, but what else would you expect from a Norfolk Wildlife Trust nature reserve? Natural beauty...

    Suitable for all ages Outdoor 30.8 miles from North Runcton
  13. The beach at Ingoldmells South, Skegness

    Ingoldmells South Beach



    Known as a caravan dwellers’ dream, this beach has long walks, plenty of room for swimming and an adventure park nearby. Do the lot at Ingoldmells So...

    Suitable for all ages Outdoor 33.1 miles from North Runcton
  14. A view of Weybourne Beach, Weybourne

    Weybourne Beach



    Once renowned as a haunt for smugglers, this seaside spot has since gone up in the world. Still, keep an eye out for buried loot at Weybourne Beach....

    Suitable for all ages Outdoor 33.8 miles from North Runcton
  15. The dunes at Chapel St Leonards Beach, Skegness

    Chapel St Leonards Beach



    Swimming, walking and twitching (!) are all up for grabs here, as well as plenty of extra activities to keep the kids busy. Enjoy a day beside the se...

    Suitable for all ages Outdoor 35.4 miles from North Runcton
  16. Sunset at Sheringham Beach

    Sheringham Beach



    The Sheringham Beach is serviced and features toilets with disabled facilities, public showers and beach huts, refreshments can be found in the many...

    Suitable for all ages Outdoor 36.3 miles from North Runcton
  17. The cliffs at West Runton Beach, West Runton

    West Runton Beach

    West Runton


    As well as being a Site of Special Scientific Interest, this is a bit of a celebrity spot where the famous West Runton elephant fossil was discovered...

    Suitable for all ages Outdoor 37.4 miles from North Runcton
  18. The dunes at Anderby Beach, Skegness

    Anderby Beach



    This quiet little coastal spot is perfect for sandcastle competitions, digging holes and all sorts of beachy business. Bring your bucket and spade fo...

    Suitable for all ages Outdoor 37.9 miles from North Runcton
  19. A view of Moggs Eye Beach, Lincolnshire

    Moggs Eye Beach



    Golden sands make this a near-tropical gem on the Lincolnshire coast. Add to that grassy dunes for hiding in and plenty of birds to spy on, and you’v...

    Suitable for all ages Outdoor 38.1 miles from North Runcton
  20. A view of East Runton Beach, East Runton

    East Runton Beach

    East Runton


    This is a long-held favourite for wave chasers with its surfer’s memorial on the top of the cliffs. Pay it a visit and take in the stunning views at...

    Suitable for all ages Outdoor 38.5 miles from North Runcton

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