Minsmere Beach

Visit Minsmere Beach

Minsmere Beach on the Suffollk coast. A real nature lovers haven and is an ideal spot for taking a coastal walk with great views over the North Sea.

Backing the beach is the RSPB Minismere coastal nature reserve. Explore the woodland and wetland, 7 bird spotting hides and nature trails. There is a tea room for refreshments after a day of activities.

To get to the beach drive down Sheepwash lane, park at the nature reserve (there is also an electric charging station there) and take the footpath to the beach.

This beach is …

  • For Nature Lovers
  • Great For Walks

What to see and do

  • Birdwatching
  • Coastal Walks

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Places to stay

  • Hotels
  • Self catering cottages

Holiday accommodation near this beach

Have a great day out by the coast

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Getting To Minsmere Beach

Beach Location

Minsmere Beach, Beach Road, Saxmundham, Suffolk IP17 3DJ


There is a carpark close to the beach

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

Map of Minsmere Beach

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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