"Sittin' on the dock of the bay"

Hunstanton (Old Hunstanton) Beach

Hunstanton is a popular Norfolk coastal holiday resort. The Old Hunstanton beach is at the north end just outside of the town and is a quiet rural beach. The wide sandy beach has a row of colourful beach huts just behind the sand dunes.

Beach type: Sand

Nearest town: Hunstanton

Local authority: Norfolk County Council

OS Grid Reference: TF679424

Awards

Marine Conservation Society Recommended

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Things to see and do near Hunstanton (Old Hunstanton) Beach

  • Le Strange Old Barns; Antiques, Arts and Craft Centre (0m)
  • Paint Me Ceramics (1m)
  • Rainbow Park (1m)
  • Swimming at Oasis Leisure (1m)
  • Ice Skating at Oasis Leisure (1m)
  • The Fun Castle at Oasis Leisure (1m)
  • BlackBeards Adventure Golf (1m)
  • Hunstanton Sea Life Sanctuary (1m)
  • Holme Bird Observatory Reserve (2m)
  • Captain Willies Activity Centre (2m)
  • Farmer Freds Adventure Play Barn (3m)
  • Norfolk Lavender Limited (3m)
  • Norfolk Lavender (4m)
  • Mount Pleasant Equestrian Centre (4m)

Tourist Information

Hunstanton
Tourist Information Centre
Town Hall
The Green
Norfolk
England
PE36 6BQ

Phone 01485 532 610
Email hunstanton.tic@west-norfolk.gov.uk

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Weather and Tides

Forecast for Tuesday 21 August

06:00


Chance of rain 4%
Max temp. 18°C
(feels like 18°C)
Wind 2mph, gusting to 2mph.
SSW
Pressure 1019
Humidity 97%
UV Index
Air Quality

09:00


Chance of rain 4%
Max temp. 20°C
(feels like 21°C)
Wind 1mph, gusting to 1mph.
WNW
Pressure 1019
Humidity 84%
UV Index
Air Quality

12:00


Chance of rain 7%
Max temp. 21°C
(feels like 22°C)
Wind 1mph, gusting to 2mph.
NW
Pressure 1019
Humidity 76%
UV Index
Air Quality

15:00


Chance of rain 1%
Max temp. 23°C
(feels like 24°C)
Wind 1mph, gusting to 2mph.
WNW
Pressure 1018
Humidity 64%
UV Index
Air Quality

18:00


Chance of rain 4%
Max temp. 23°C
(feels like 23°C)
Wind 1mph, gusting to 2mph.
S
Pressure 1017
Humidity 64%
UV Index
Air Quality

21:00


Chance of rain 4%
Max temp. 21°C
(feels like 20°C)
Wind 2mph, gusting to 3mph.
SSW
Pressure 1017
Humidity 75%
UV Index n/a
Air Quality
High Tide
02:45 BST
(01:45 GMT)
Low Tide
09:27 BST
(08:27 GMT)
High Tide
15:29 BST
(14:29 GMT)
Low Tide
22:10 BST
(21:10 GMT)

Important! Tide times are for the nearest measurement point and may not be accurate for this location. You should not rely on these times for anything other than a broad indication of when the tide will be at its highest or lowest.

In particular, these tide times are not suitable for navigational use. Accurate tide forecasts require complex calculations and detailed local information. If you intend to engage in any activity for which tidal information is important for safety reasons (including sailing, powerboating, diving, and surfing) then you should obtain professional data.

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The only coastal town in East Anglia to face west. Hunstanton is known for its famous red and white striped cliffs. The tide retreats to expose a large sandy beach which can become crowded in the summer.

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