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Sutton-on-Sea Beach

Mablethorpe, Lincolnshire

A wide welcoming expanse of soft sand. The beach has a peaceful uncommercialised air and unhurried pace. Recent sensitive developments of the resorts facilities include adjacent gardens and a children's paddling pool. Perfect for young families and those too old to be bothered rushing about.

Beach Type



Toilets with disabled facilities
First aid post
Cafes and restaurants


Putting and a sand train in operation
Deckchairs windbreaks are available for hire

Nature and Wildlife

There are various local walks - details are available from the Tourist Information Centre.There is also a cycle route across the seafront.

Water Quality




Cleaning and Litter

The beach is cleaned daily by the Council. There are litter bins and recycling facilities along the promenade.


Dogs are not allowed on the Central beach from 1st May to 30th September and must be kept on leads in all adjacent areas.

Awards and Recommendations

Blue Flag Beach
Quality Coast Award
Marine Conservation Society Recommended

Tourist Information

Seasonal: Sutton-on-Sea Tourist Information Centre. Central Beach. Sutton-on-Sea. Tel: 01507 441373 .


Nearest town: Mablethorpe
County: Lincolnshire
Latitude/Longitude: 53.3136, 0.285638
Postcode: LN12 2ET
(postcode is for sat-nav purposes only, and may not represent the actual address of the beach)

Explore more of the area around Mablethorpe and Sutton, Lincolnshire at Explore Britain.


The resort is signposted from the A16 and the A1111. The beach is reached from the promenade via steps or ramps suitable for disabled visitors.

Public Transport

National Express run coaches to the resort. There is a regular bus service from Skegness railway station to the beach.


There are several pay car parks within close proximity of the beach.

Nearby Car Parks

Broadway, Sutton On Sea (Unknown stay).
About 0.1 miles away
Marine Avenue, Sutton on Sea (Unknown stay).
About 0.1 miles away
Sandilands, Sandilands (Unknown stay).
About 1.1 miles away
Queens Park South, Mablethorpe (Long stay).
About 1.7 miles away
Queens Park Main, Mablethorpe (Unknown stay).
About 1.9 miles away
Seacroft, Mablethorpe (Long stay).
About 2 miles away
Seacroft North, Mablethorpe (Unknown stay).
About 2.1 miles away
High Street, Mablethorpe (Short stay).
About 2.2 miles away
Quebec Road, Mablethorpe (Unknown stay).
About 2.3 miles away
Seaview, Mablethorpe (Unknown stay).
About 3.4 miles away

Accomodation Links

Hotels and Guest Houses in Mablethorpe