Kettleness Beach

Visit Kettleness Beach

Just south of Runswick Bay on the Yorkshire Heritage coast along the Cleveland Way, Kettleness Beach is a popular fossil hunting beach.

Access to the beach is difficult, down the steep cliffs, alternatively it is possible to walk around the sand when the tide is out.

The beach is not recommended for young children and families.

This beach is …

  • Off The Beaten Track
  • Popular For Fossil Hunting

What to see and do

  • Explore the local coastline

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Places to stay

  • Holiday Cottages

Holiday accommodation near this beach

Have a great day out by the coast

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Getting To Kettleness Beach

Beach Location


There is a carpark close to the beach

Nearest Train


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

Map of Kettleness 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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