British Beaches

Sand, sea, sun, surf and scones

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Norton Beach

Yarmouth, Isle of Wight

Norton beach is situated between Fort Victoria and Yarmouth, and is the one of the only parts of the coastline in this area which is considered suitable for swimming

Beach Type



There is a holiday village set back from the beach and nearby Norton and Yarmouth have shops
Cafes and pubs



Nature and Wildlife

There is a coast path and nearby sconce point has an aquarium. picnic sites and a country park.

Water Quality

Not Tested



Tourist Information

Yarmouth tic: The Quay Yarmouth Isle of Wight PO41 0PQ Phone 01983 813818


Nearest town: Yarmouth
County: Isle of Wight
Latitude/Longitude: 50.7062, -1.50853
Postcode: PO41 0SD
(postcode is for sat-nav purposes only, and may not represent the actual address of the beach)

Explore more of the area around Yarmouth, Isle of Wight at Explore Britain.


Accessible by harbour ferry from Yarmouth or on the A3054 from Totland or Yarmouth

Public Transport

Harbour ferry.

Nearest Railway Stations

Lymington Pier (Approx. 4 miles away)
Lymington Town (Approx. 4 miles away)
Sway (Approx. 7 miles away)
New Milton (Approx. 8 miles away)
Brockenhurst (Approx. 8 miles away)

Important! Distances are as the crow (or seagull) flies. Road distances may be considerably longer, especially at estuary locations.


There is limited parking.

Nearby Car Parks

River Road, Yarmouth (Long stay).
About 0.4 miles away
Pier Square, Yarmouth (Unknown stay).
About 0.4 miles away
Fort Victoria, Norton (Unknown stay).
About 0.6 miles away
Bouldnor Viewpoint, Bouldnor (Unknown stay).
About 1.2 miles away
Avenue Road, Freshwater (Long stay).
About 1.7 miles away
Colwell Bay, Colwell (Long stay).
About 1.8 miles away
Moa Place, Freshwater (Long stay).
About 1.8 miles away
Broadway, Totland (Unknown stay).
About 2.2 miles away
Freshwater Bay, Freshwater (Unknown stay).
About 2.3 miles away
Gate Lane - Freshwater Bay, Freshwater (Long stay).
About 2.5 miles away

Accomodation Links

Hotels and Guest Houses in Yarmouth