Heacham Sands

Visit Heacham Sands

The beach at Heacham Sands (or Stubborn sands), famous for its sunsets, is large flat sand beach on the Norfolk coast. It is a west facing beach situated on the banks of ‘The Wash’ offering amazing views.

A popular coastal resort with families and holidaymakers in the summertime the beach is backed by holiday parks with chalets and static caravans.

For a great walk take the scenic route along the sea front promenade along to Hunstanton Beach.

On the north side of the beach is the Searles Resort Golf Club where golfers can enjoy a round with amazing coastal surroundings.

Did you Know? Heacham also has historic ties to Pocahontas, who married John Rolfe in 1614. The Rolfes are buried in the Heacham Church.

Heacham Sands is dog friendly all year round.

This beach is …

  • Dog friendly with restrictions during the summer
  • Great for families

Have a great day out along the coast.

Coast Local Links

Photo by Karen Cann on Unsplash

Getting There

Taking a trip to the beach. Get there by train or car.

The nearest train station to Heacham Sands beach is Kings Lynn. It is a 25 minute drive to the beach.

LOCATION: King’s Lynn, Norfolk PE31 7LH
NEAREST TRAIN : Kings Lynn Station
Map of Heacham Sands

Explore the UK coastline

beautiful beach on South West England coast

What’s On along the Coast

Throughout the year there are a series of events and festivals taking place along the Coast. Find out What’s On from food festivals to cultural and sporting events.

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Get active on the beach

Find the best beaches for water sports. Learn to kitesurfsurf or sail at schools around the UK. Lessons are available to suit all abilities.

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