Hunstanton Tourist Information

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Disabled Access

 

TOURIST INFORMATION CENTRE

Sloped access at one side of the front entrance with large automatic doors.

 

PRINCESS THEATRE

Level access and hand rail, wheelchair spaces available, accessible toilet facilities. A looped hearing system is also in operation.

 

OASIS

Ramp and side rails access, large changing cubicle, and toilet facilities available.

 

COUNCIL OFFICE 

Sloped access and automatic doors, toilet facillities also.

 

DISABLED PERSONS TOILETS

Bus station, Westgate - open all year 

Cliff Top car park - seasonal only

Esplanade gardens - seasonal only

Seagate Car Park- seasonal only

Promenade - open all year

 

RADAR KEYS

All public disabled toilets within the resort require a radar key for their usage, these are available from any local council office, or from the Tourist Information Centre for £3.00. 

 

HUNSTANTON AMENITIES

Access to the beach is via ramps which are situated at the Sailing club, near Johnson's gift shop, Sealife centre, and further along at the Southern boat ramp.

The main promenade is accessible by the slip road just off Cliff Parade.

The Esplanade Gardens are easily accessible for wheelchair users, with ramps at the Bowling Green, Putting Green and Crazy Golf.

 

SHOPS

Most shops have easy access for wheelchairs, but smaller ones have little space so it may be a little awkward.

 

LIBRARY

Sloped access at the side of the building. Electronic Doors

 

BANKS AND BUILDING SOCIETY

Nationwide has level access with the cash dispenser located outside. Natwest and Barclays have a sloped access with cash dispensers outside.

 

POST OFFICE (Rear of Londis shop in High Street)

Level access

 

DISABILTY CENTRE AND HIRE OF WHEELCHAIRS

Mobility Centre, Westgate, Hunstanton, Tel No 01485 533400

 

GARDENS

Norfolk Lavender - disabled visitors welcome, easy access, toilet facilities.

 

OTHER ATTRACTIONS

Snettisham Park - wheelchair access to most of farm, toilet facilities.

Bircham Windmill - access to tea-room, gift shop, garden and video room.

Pensthorpe Waterfowl Park - award winning access facilities and toilets. Wheelchair designated routes. Wheelchairs available.

Titchwell Reserve - three hides accessible for wheelchairs and a robust wheelchair for loan. 01205 210779 

 

HOUSES

Oxburgh Hall* - ramp for wheelchairs to ground floor rooms, easy access to the shop and restaurant, disabled toilets.

Holkham Hall* - main entrance has all-weather metal ramp.Stairlift to first floor (which takes a wheelchair) which can be used with assistance from hall staff. Disabled toilets available.

Sandringham* - tractor from gate to house, easy accessible paths. All of house accessible. Disabled toilet facilities at visitor centre as well as in the grounds. Wheelchairs available.

Blickling Hall* - wheelchairs and three self drive buggies available.

Houghton Hall* - walk into the house a little difficult, but house completely "disabled friendly" with a lift into the staterooms.

Castle Rising Castle - disabled access to shop and grounds only. Free audio for tour. Accessible toilets.

Castle Acre Priory* - wheelchair access to ground floor only. No accessible toilets. Tape tour for partially sighted people, also hearing loop for partially hearing. 

For detailed information go to www.westnorfolkaccessguide.com

* Separate sheet available with access details in full from Hunstanton Tourist Information Centre

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