Things to do in Sutton-on-SeaThe flat Lincolnshire lanes are ideal for walking and cycling around this Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty. Castles, country houses, windmills and other small towns all provide interesting highlights for those exploring the area by car.
Sutton on Sea is a quiet seaside town with a lovely beach. There are variety of places to eat like the Corner Cafe and Fish & Chips. the Bacchus Hotel has a regular Carvery and Beer Festivals at a number of times in the Year.
Mablethorpe (the Star of the East) is an ideal place for the family to visit with clean sandy beaches a variety of amusements and leisure activities. It has a seal sanctuary, fairground, cinema and a variety of pubs, cafes and restaurants. Live music and entertainment throughout the summer months can be found in the town to provide a great night out for all the family.
Well Vale has public footpaths which lead into the woods to Skendleby Psalter and Ulceby.
The village has a promenade bordering its Blue Flag sandy beach with an attractive paddling pool on the seafront. A row of colourful beach chalets overlook the bowling green and beach. There are a good selection of local shops serving the population of 11,700 people. It boasts a post office, a Spar store and several pubs, making it a fairly self-sufficient community.
Visit Lincolnshire With an exciting mix of history and heritage, vibrant city culture, endless outdoor activities, walking, cycling and some of the best local food in the country, Lincolnshire has a pace and a place to suit. Lincoln Cathedral is one of the finest gothic buildings in Europe.
There are also a good selection of fishing lakes and rivers in the area.
Visit the market town of Alford. Here you will find the Manor House. Alford Manor House is a Grade II listed Building and is one of England's largest thatched Manor Houses. Alford is also famous for it's Craft Market which in now held in the Manor House grounds.
The village has its own primary school and has a local doctor's surgery. Cafés serve a choice of home made cakes and snacks and there are several restaurants. Most social entertainment, bingo, line dancing and quiz nights are run by the Sutton-on-Sea Social Club on Trusthorpe Road.
The local Sandilands Golf Course is just outside Sutton-on-Sea along the coast and it welcomes visiting players. This 18-hole Par 70 course has well kept greens and great views from the challenging links.
Sutton-on-Sea is located between Mablethorpe, 3 miles to the north and Skegness, 14 miles south. It makes an excellent base for exploring the countryside and coast and from the town there are wonderful views across the Lincolnshire Wolds.
Further afield, historic market towns such as Louth, Alford and Horncastle offer a pleasant day out and the city of Lincoln with its Norman Cathedral and 11th century Lincoln Castle built by William the Conqueror is 30 miles away.
Other nearby attractions are Cadwell Park with its three splendid circuits which are mainly used for motorcycle racing and Market Rasen Race Course which hosts a number of horse racing events throughout the year.
There is a World War II Bomber Trail around the area, which is steeped in aviation history.
In the winter be thrilled by the Motorbike sandracing or go indoors with motorcar model racing at On Your Marques - model cars and Pit Stop Cafe at Mumby.
Inland we have the attractive market town of Spilsby as well as the beautiful Lincolnshire Wolds where Alfred Lord Tennyson was born in Somersby.
Present Day Sutton-on-SeaSutton-on-Sea is a thriving seaside community which attracts families to its clean beaches in the summer. It has also become a popular place to retire to, offering an active social life. There are several churches in the town, the main one being the Methodist Chapel which hosts Music Nights each Monday during the summer.
The tranquil village of Sutton-on-Sea is on the Lincolnshire coast. It is known for its award-winning Blue Flag sandy beach, well kept seafront gardens and traditional family attractions.
Nearby Mablethorpe has a Kid's Adventure World which has a host of indoor activities. Skegness with its Ferris wheel, Natureland Seal Sanctuary and Hardy's Animal Farm all make Sutton-on-Sea very popular for family holidays.