This pages lists some books revealing the character of Hunstanton and its history, and places to visit in surrounding Norfolk. For more books, see Books on Hunstanton and Norfolk.

hunstanton lifeboats Hunstanton Lifeboats

History of Hunstanton lifeboats, first stationed in Old Hunstanton in the nineteenth century.

hunstanton and wells-next-the-sea through time

Hunstanton & Wells Next-the-Sea Through Time

A photographic tour of the coast between Hunstanton and Wells, charting the changing fortunes of the holiday industry here and taking in the ports of Burnham Overy Staithe, Brancaster Staithe and Blakeney.

lestrange family lordship and community

Lordship and Community: The Lestrange Family and the Village of Hunstanton, Norfolk, in the First Half of the Sixteenth Century

The Lestrange Family and the Village of Hunstanton, Norfolk, in the First Half of the Sixteenth Century. Describes the relationship between the Hunstanton villagers of the sixteenth-century and their landlords, the Lestrange family.

cycle routes in east anglia

Cycle Routes: 24 One-day Routes in East Anglia (Ordnance Survey Cycle Tours)

On-road and off-road cycle tours highlighted in OS Landranger maps.

norfolk beaches handbook

Norfolk Beaches Handbook

Describes 28 of Norfolk's best beaches. A detailed guidebook to help you decide which beaches are best for you.

norfolk coast os map

Norfolk Coast West (OS Explorer Map): King's Lynn & Hunstanton

Ideal map for exploring the area in detail.

norfolk pathfinder walks

Pathfinder Norfolk: Walks (Pathfinder Guide)

Walks near to Hunstanton include Castle Rising and Wells-next-the-Sea.

norfolk pub walks

Pub Walks in Norfolk

Check out the countryside, get some exercise and visit a cosy pub. Walks near Hunstanton include one around Brancaster Staithe.

norfolk suffolk rough guide

The Rough Guide to Norfolk & Suffolk

The Rough Guide's 'warts and all' attitude reveals the best attractions, accommodation and attractions, and what to avoid!

norfolk suffolk slow guide

Slow Norfolk & Suffolk: Local, characterful guides to Britain's special places

Local, characterful guides to Britain's special places. Information about accommodation, walks, cycle rides, pubs and the wildlife in the towns, villages and countryside of Norfolk and Suffolk.

norfolk suffolk time out guide

Time Out Norfolk & Suffolk 2nd edition

Tourist information and useful recommendations for Norfolk and Suffolk including attractions, beaches, accommodation, restaurants and pubs.

norfolk wilderness walks

Wilderness Walks: Twelve Guided Wildlife Walks Along the North Norfolk Coast

Includes walks within driving distance of Hunstanton, including Blakeney Point and Holkham. Information about local accommodation and pubs, cycling, walking and where to see wildlife. History of the Norfolk coast between Hunstanton and Wells taking in Burnham Overy Staithe, Brancaster, Blakeney, Stiffkey and Cley. Charts the changing fortunes of the holiday industry in the area.

AA Fifty Walks in Norfolk 

50 Walks in Norfolk (AA)

Every walk gives points of interest and places to stop for refreshments, distance, time, level of difficulty, dog friendliness, parking and public toilets.