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Scratby Beach Beach

Great Yarmouth, Norfolk

A sand and shingle beach at the foot of low sand cliffs.

Beach Type



Toilets and a caravan site



Water Quality

Not Tested



Tourist Information

Tourist Information Centre (TIC) Maritime House 25 Marine Parade Great Yarmouth NR30 2EN Telephone: 01493 842195


Nearest town: Great Yarmouth
County: Norfolk
Latitude/Longitude: 52.6784, 1.72102
Postcode: NR29 3PD
(postcode is for sat-nav purposes only, and may not represent the actual address of the beach)

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Head north from Gt Yarmouth on the A149 before turning off onto the B1159 in Caister-on-sea. Follow signs to Scratby then the beach.

Public Transport

bus service number 604 which runs between Lowestoft and Martham. visits Scratby.

Nearest Railway Stations

Great Yarmouth (Approx. 5 miles away)
Berney Arms (Approx. 7 miles away)
Acle (Approx. 8 miles away)
Lingwood (Approx. 10 miles away)
Reedham (Norfolk) (Approx. 11 miles away)

Important! Distances are as the crow (or seagull) flies. Road distances may be considerably longer, especially at estuary locations.


Parking is available

Nearby Car Parks

Rottenstone Lane, Great Yarmouth (Unknown stay).
About 0.1 miles away
Dunes Beach, Hemsby (Unknown stay).
About 1.3 miles away
Marrams Dunes, Hemsby (Unknown stay).
About 1.4 miles away
Beach Road, Hemsby (Unknown stay).
About 1.4 miles away
King George's Field, Caister-on-Sea (Unknown stay).
About 2 miles away
Caister Beach Road, Great Yarmouth (Unknown stay).
About 2.3 miles away
Bure Park, Great Yarmouth (Unknown stay).
About 3.3 miles away
Filby Bridge, Filby (Unknown stay).
About 3.6 miles away
Tar Works Road, Great Yarmouth (Unknown stay).
About 4 miles away
The Green, Martham (Unknown stay).
About 4 miles away

Accomodation Links

Hotels and Guest Houses in Great Yarmouth