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Snettisham Beach Beach

Kings Lynn, Norfolk

The southern part of an extensive beach which stretches north to Hunstanton, and is the only beach in Norfolk to face west. The extensive sand and mud banks are a popular area for birds.

Beach Type



Toilets and a picnic site


Coastal walks

Nature and Wildlife

Heacham and Hunstanton are within walking distance of Snettisham. There are nature reserves in the area and this is a popular area with birds.

Water Quality

Not Tested




No dog restrictions.

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: 52.8734, 0.447446
Postcode: PE31 7PS
(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 in Snettisham and this road leads you to the beach.

Nearest Railway Stations

Kings Lynn (Approx. 9 miles away)

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


Parking available

Nearby Car Parks

Snettisham Coastal Park, Snettisham (Unknown stay).
About 0 miles away
Beach Road, Snettisham (Unknown stay).
About 0.4 miles away
Heacham South Beach, Heacham (Unknown stay).
About 2.3 miles away
Heacham North Beach, Heacham (Unknown stay).
About 2.8 miles away
Sandringham Park, Sandringham (Unknown stay).
About 3.8 miles away
Sandringham Park - Wild Wood, Sandringham (Unknown stay).
About 3.9 miles away
Seagate, Hunstanton (Unknown stay).
About 4.4 miles away
South Prom, Hunstanton (Unknown stay).
About 4.7 miles away
Southend, Hunstanton (Unknown stay).
About 4.7 miles away
Central, Hunstanton (Unknown stay).
About 4.8 miles away

Accomodation Links

Hotels and Guest Houses in Kings Lynn