Sutton on sea
Sutton on Sea is a town situated right on the beautiful Lincolnshire coast. It is the perfect holiday destination for families and couples and boasts a thriving high street and a blue flag beach. There is plenty to do in Sutton and the surrounding area.
Sutton itself has a range of shops to provide you with everything you need whilst on holiday including supermarkets, fuel stations, cash points, newsagent, bakery, butchers, chemists. For your furry friends there is a pet shop and should you need it a veterinary practice. See more on our dog page. For eating there are a number of coffee shops, a hotel, bars, restaurants and takeaways. So you can literally park the car when you arrive and forget about it, as everything you need is on hand. The concrete promenade runs for miles in both directions and has ramp access, providing stunning views across the North Sea and walking/cycling access to neighboring villages.
The larger nearby town of Mablethorpe is about 3.5 miles away and has a wider range of shops, bars and restaurants as well as amusement arcades, ten pin bowling, a cinema and a small fun fair. Queen's Park to the south of the town, has a paddling pool, boating lake, tennis courts, bowling, putting and crazy golf.
The market town of Alford is approximately 7 miles away and has a range of shops and a market every Tuesday. Craft markets are held in Alford on bank holidays and the Alford Craft Market Shop is open all year round, selling beautiful local wares. There is also an outdoor heated swimming pool.
For those wishing to venture slightly further afield, the beautiful market town of Louth is about a 1/2 hour drive away. With markets on a Wednesday, Friday and Saturday as well as a range of independent shops, bars, restaurants and cafes, Louth is definitely worth a visit. Hubbards Hills, a local beauty spot with river in the Lincolnshire Wolds, is just on the outskirts of Louth.
If you are seeking all the fun of the fair then Skegness might be the ideal day out for you. With plentiful amusements and arcades, the Natureland Seal Sanctuary, Aquarium, Fantasy Island Theme Park, beach and pier and Gibraltar Point National Nature Reserve, there is plenty to keep the whole family occupied.
The city of Lincoln is just over an hour's drive away and boasts a medieval cathedral and castle, museums, galleries and shops. RAF Scampton is situated just to the North of Lincoln.