Sheringham Beach

Visit Sheringham Beach

Sheringham Beach is a popular family friendly blue flag beach on the Norfolk coast.

The beach disappears at high tide but when the tide goes out, reveals a lovely wide stretch of golden sand and rock pools to explore.

The seaside town of Sheringham, was once a small Norfolk fishing village until the late 1800’s with the arrival of railway, which brought visitors from around the country.

It is lovely seaside destination for families as the are plenty of amenities, and things to do. Along the promenade are colourful beach huts, with cafes, amusement arcades and a public shower!. Backing the beach is the Sheringham Golf Club, ideal for a round of golf with spectacular sea views.

To take in the local history visit the Sheringham Museum or walk all the way along the beach towards Beeston Cliffs.

As you walk east, you get to the Sheringham Boating Lake where you join the Norfolk Coast path between the beach and the Golf course.

Tourists and locals alike enjoy the Norfolk events that take place every summer.

Sheringham has free on-street parking and parking close to the beach, although it does get busy in the summer time.

Dogs are restricted on Sheringham beach, between May and September.

This beach is …

  • A Sandy Beach
  • A Blue Flag Beach
  • Family Friendly
  • Great For Watersports

What to see and do

  • Take a Walk Along The Beach

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Places to stay

  • Holiday Cottages

This part of the Norfolk coast is a popular tourist destination and there is a wide range of holiday accommodation available.

Have a great day out by the coast

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Getting To Sheringham Beach

Beach Location

The Esplanade, Sheringham, Norfolk NR26 8LG


There is a carpark close to the beach

Nearest Train

Sheringham Station

Driving from London to Sheringham takes just under 3 hours, depending on where you leave from.

Map of Sheringham Beach

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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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