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Sheringham Beach

Sheringham, Norfolk

A stony beach that disappears at high tide. Low tide reveals an expanse of sand and rock.

Beach Type

Sand/rock

Facilities

Toilets
Beach huts and a public shower
There are also cafes and amusement arcades

Activities

Bathing
Surfing and other water sports
The North Norfolk Steam Railway is nearby

Nature and Wildlife

Explore the Nearby town which has plenty of shops.

Water Quality

Excellent

Lifeguard

RNLI

Cleaning and Litter

The beach is managed by Norfolk County Council.

Awards and Recommendations

Blue Flag Beach
Marine Conservation Society Recommended

Tourist Information

SHERINGHAM TIC Station Approach. Sheringham Norfolk. NR26 8RA Tel: +44 (0)1263 824329 Fax: +44 (0)1263 821668

Location

Nearest town: Sheringham
County: Norfolk
Latitude/Longitude: 52.9458, 1.21831
Postcode: NR26 8BW
(postcode is for sat-nav purposes only, and may not represent the actual address of the beach)

Explore more of the area around Sheringham, Norfolk at Explore Britain.

Access

Signposted off the A148 just before Cromer.

Public Transport

Why not arrive in style on the steam railway which travels between Holt and Sheringham. Sheringham is also served by services from Norwich.

Nearest Railway Stations

Sheringham (Less than a mile away)
West Runton (About a mile and a half away)
Cromer (Approx. 3 miles away)
Roughton Road (Approx. 4 miles away)
Gunton (Approx. 8 miles away)

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

Nearby Car Parks

Cliff Road, Sheringham (Long stay).
About 0.2 miles away
The Chequers, Sheringham (Short stay).
About 0.2 miles away
Morris Street, Sheringham (Short stay).
About 0.3 miles away
Station Yard, Sheringham (Long stay).
About 0.5 miles away
Sheringham Station, Sheringham (Unknown stay).
About 0.5 miles away
West Runton, West Runton (Unknown stay).
About 1.9 miles away
Sheringham Park, Upper Sheringham (Unknown stay).
About 2.2 miles away
Beach Road, East Runton (Long stay).
About 2.4 miles away
Runton Road, Cromer (Long stay).
About 3 miles away
Felbrigg Hall, Felbrigg (Unknown stay).
About 3.2 miles away

Accomodation Links

Hotels and Guest Houses in Sheringham