British Beaches

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Heacham - S.Sands Club Beach

Kings Lynn, Norfolk

Heacham sands or 'Stubborn sands' form a rural part of an extensive beach which stretches South from Hunstanton and is the only beach in Norfolk to face west.

Beach Type



Holiday park
Caravan park
Shops and cafes in town
Toilets on the beach

Nature and Wildlife

Hunstanton to the north and Snettisham nature reserve to the south are within walking distance along the beach.

Water Quality





No dog restrictions.

Awards and Recommendations

Marine Conservation Society Recommended

Tourist Information

KINGS LYNN TIC The Custom House. Purfleet Quay King's Lynn. Norfolk. PE30 1HP Tel: +44 (0) 1553 763044 Email: [email protected]


Nearest town: Kings Lynn
County: Norfolk
Latitude/Longitude: 52.9088, 0.473245
Postcode: PE31 7AX
(postcode is for sat-nav purposes only, and may not represent the actual address of the beach)


From Kings Lynn. take the A419 North towards Hunstanton and Hecham. Turn Left when approaching Heacham and this road leads you to the beach.

Public Transport

Heacham is served by bus services from Kings Lynn. which has a mainline railway station.


There is parking available next to the beach.

Nearby Car Parks

Heacham North Beach, Heacham (Unknown stay).
About 0.2 miles away
Heacham South Beach, Heacham (Unknown stay).
About 0.4 miles away
Seagate, Hunstanton (Unknown stay).
About 1.8 miles away
Southend, Hunstanton (Unknown stay).
About 2.1 miles away
South Prom, Hunstanton (Unknown stay).
About 2.1 miles away
Central, Hunstanton (Unknown stay).
About 2.2 miles away
North Prom, Hunstanton (Unknown stay).
About 2.3 miles away
Snettisham Coastal Park, Snettisham (Unknown stay).
About 2.6 miles away
Beach Road, Snettisham (Unknown stay).
About 2.9 miles away
Ringstead Downs, Ringstead (Unknown stay).
About 3.1 miles away

Accomodation Links

Hotels and Guest Houses in Kings Lynn