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Tourist Information Centre

01493 846346


Great Yarmouth,
NR29 3PD

California Beach

California Beach

California Beach


California Beach near Great Yarmouth is a lovely, wide, sand and shingle beach at the bottom of low sandy cliffs, merging with Scratby Beach.

Peaceful and picturesque part of the coastline accessed via steep steps down the side of the sandy cliff or can be pleasantly walked to from Caister along the beach.

Light rereshments are available at beach entrance point along with public & disbled toilets. Public parking is very limited.

Disabled access is by steep slope and stairs and may not therefore be suitable for all levels of disability.

Disabled toiletsOn-site light refreshmentsPublic toilets

Open all the time



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Map reference: TG 514155  Lat: 52.67878 Long: 1.71895

By Road:
Take the A47 to Great Yarmouth. At the roundabout follow the signs for the A149 to Caister. At the roundabout take the exit marked A149, Caister Bypass. At roundabout take exit marked Hemsby. Turn right onto California Road, beach entrance is just past California Tavern.

By Public Transport:
First Bus No 1 operates to California, please check details before travelling.

Accessible by Public Transport: 6 miles from Great Yarmouth station


  • Disabled toiletsDisabled toilets
  • On-site light refreshmentsOn-site light refreshments
  • Public toiletsPublic toilets
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